Category Archives: Equipment

Cyclocross Bike – Blue Norcross SL

I got my bike cleaned up before packing it for CrossVegas and the evening light was perfect so I rode across the street (literally) to the Valmont Bike Park for a few pictures. I’ve got last year’s review available as … Continue reading

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Fort Collins Cycling Festival – Rawhide Time Trial

The Fort Collins Cycling Festival has existed in years past, but not at this level. This year they have expanded it to three days of racing, a Gran Fondo, and a downtown festival with music, expo, etc.  They may have … Continue reading

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Dream Bike: Blue AC1-SL

I finally have it!  You may have noticed I’ve been riding a red colored AC1 for the past month or so, but truth is it was on loan while I waited for my bike.  In many things I do, I … Continue reading

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Road Rash Care

Well, maybe it isn’t technically ‘road’ rash, but I lost a bit of skin on Wednesday.  I’ve had a lot of road rash over the years, and have tried just about everything, with varied results.  The primary choices for wound … Continue reading

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Almost Pro Bike – Russell Harding’s Blue Norcross SL

This post is a semi-spoof of cyclingnews’ Pro Bike features.  If you’ve been reading cyclingnews for a while, you have a pretty good feel of what to expect from one of these pieces.  They are mostly sponsor fluff, but generally … Continue reading

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Time Trial Improvement

Last season was my first full season with a power meter.  It opened my eyes to a few things, including the fact that I have a natural “Time Trialist” power profile.  I thought this would automatically make me good in … Continue reading

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Tour of the Gila Stage 3: Tyrone Time Trial

I thought I wouldn’t have much to say about this one, as it is only a TT race report.  Once I got going I found quite a few tidbits so I hope you find it interesting or helpful.  Today, as … Continue reading

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Haystack Time Trial

Individual Time Trial: There isn’t too much to put in a race report for a TT, except I’ll mention a couple things:  It was very windy.  The wind was blowing out of the west at 15 mph and gusting to … Continue reading

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It is always great to see a new course on the calendar.  The Mead Roubaix looks to be an interesting addition.  I am not only excited to see a new course, but know that non-cyclists who live along the Boulder …

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Time Trial Improvement

With one of my goals for 2011 to improve my time trialing ability, and the first race on the calendar being a time trial event, I have been putting a bit of time and energy into various aspects of my … Continue reading

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