- Yup. Tonight's training crit was this hard:
- Researching build plans for the new TT bike. Looks like @ chainrings only go up to 55T, But I want to go FAST! (Using 56T now)
- Always interesting to read another's perspective: Another rider's race report from Deer Trail:
- I'll get you next time @!
- Yes! Yes! Yes! Been waiting all season for a ride like today's. Felt like the energizer bunny. Calibrated my PT twice in disbelief.
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Our newly formed break was driving down the eastbound leg of the course. We were working well together to establish our advantage. Our first task was to stay clear of the riders feeling left out in the peloton. Potentially, if … Continue reading
I’ll use the outcome of this race to detail some crosswind strategy beyond “crosswind = attack”. I’ll use the outcome of this race to demonstrate that on an exposed road race course with constant but varying crosswinds, small changes in … Continue reading
Road races are expensive. To ensure a hundred miles of road are safe for racers, especially multiple fields of amateur categories, is logistically difficult and costly. For this reason long road races are dying out, or courses are laps of … 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 has been a big week and I knew I would be coming into this race tired. In fact, my HR data from yesterday showed I wasn’t recovered before the start of yesterday’s time trial so I knew this race … 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 … Continue reading
My first Pro/1/2 road race. Ouch. Also my longest road race ever. As I neared the start in Albany Wyoming (If you haven’t heard of it, don’t worry, the population is only 15!) I thought there might be some wind, …
I earned an additional 2 Upgrade Points with my 8th place finish against a capacity field of 80 riders. While the course map may look dull (an L shaped out and back), the profile gives a better impression. The race …