- Took advantage of the great weather today and headed for the hills!
- The gloves are off! (Literally) perfect weather this afternoon in .
- The upside of a 'real' workweek: a real weekend! 7 hours on the schedule today and tomorrow. Weather cooperating too!
- .@ I am both an amateur cyclist and writer. Your praise means a lot. Thank you.
- Today: 40m car commute. Work 4hrs. Sneak 30m strength in a park during lunch. Work 4hrs. 40m back home. 1h on the rollers.
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Planning is critical for a successful season, but first you must know what you’re planning for. The first thing I do is set goals for the upcoming season. I look at the dates of the goal events (usually from the … Continue reading
You’ll have to wait for my race report from Sunday’s Rist Canyon Road Race for at least another day. Today I went to the first stage of the awkwardly named USA Pro Cycling Challenge. Despite the awkward name, the race … Continue reading
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
Criterium I was in good position going into the final day of racing. Due to time bonuses, I was ten seconds from the lead, with a couple dozen back to third. Fourth placed James Peterman, who had been dropped from …
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
As usual, there isn’t much to write in a race report for a time trial, so I’ll write what I can about the course and my experience on the day. I’ll also put up an additional post soon outlining some …
Race Strategy: My strategy is based around the following principles: Many riders in the field will not know each other. There will be very little organized team tactics due to the low numbers of organized teams. This combined with the …
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
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 …