- 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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The first step in planning for 2012 is to look at how my 2011 Annual Training Plan worked. Of course, I didn’t always stick to the plan, but here is a quick summary of my goals and achievements in 2011. … Continue reading
This race report will be pretty short, since the course and weather was nearly identical to the previous day. The main difference was the field sizes, as the overall race attendance was down about 50% from the day before. The … Continue reading
Here is a good video from the race last weekend. It has my first on-camera interview at the end. I had trouble talking after inhaling all the dust on the course, but all things considered I think I did pretty … Continue reading
Many local cyclocross venues come and go over the years. It can be hard to maintain positive relations when hundreds of shaved legged cyclists invade a public space and ride all over the landscaping, I suppose. The Xilinx race has … Continue reading
Between working a different schedule, constant rain, and family obligations I was only able to ride for two hours last week. I have the baby all day on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday, so I usually don’t ride much on those … Continue reading
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
This race was pretty low key for two reasons: First, it is a very fun, very safe course with three sweeping corners and a wide chicane. The road is purpose built and does not have any potholes, sewer grates, etc. …
Another WIN! Should be good for 5 points! There has been a trend in recent years towards online pre-registration for races. I think this benefits both racers and promoters. For racers, we get to see registered racers before we sign …
I Won! Update: Much better video embedded. A great race. I earned seven upgrade points, a LOT of prize money (a personal record amount), the Omnium leader’s jersey, and won the race (with style). Video Below… I showed up in …