• Women’s Wednesday: Cheri Felix gets Fat

    Submitted by 303cycling on January 20th, 2016

    Never in my life have I ridden so slow and worked so hard.

    I had not been “actively” thinking about racing a fat bike. And by that I mean I had not been my usual self about it; obsessive. And then I was. Brian, co-owner of Boulder Bicycle Works texted on Friday and asked if I was planning to race in Fraser the next day. Before I could respond he texted five magic words; I’ll bring you a bike. A carbon LaMere to be precise. Okay, twist my arm. I’ll do it… Read more

    • 303’s Weekly Spin: January 8-15, 2016

      Submitted by 303cycling on January 16th, 2016

      Check out our latest weekly news recap for this past week! Read more

      • Boulder’s Full Cycle Bikes under new ownership

        Submitted by 303cycling on January 15th, 2016

        The new year has brought new ownership for Full Cycle Bikes, which has stores on University Hill and in downtown Boulder… Read more

        • New Year’s (Bike) Resolution: Skillz!

          Submitted by 303cycling on January 14th, 2016

          Every off-season is a chance to work on your weaknesses. Coach Alison Powers reminds us that the off-season is the perfect time for cones in a parking lot, time on a fixie, getting out of our comfort zones… Read more

          • Experiencing CX Nat’s Withdrawals? Heckle Hill Video

            Submitted by 303cycling on January 13th, 2016

            3 Minutes of Heckle Hill video from the Industry Male and Female Race #CXnats
            “Suck it up! Suck it up!” Read more

            • From the Front Lines: Katie Macarelli reports from CX Nationals

              Submitted by 303cycling on January 9th, 2016

              303 checked in with Feedback Sports’ Katie Macarelli this morning, and learned what is happening down in Asheville, North Carolina at Cyclocross Nationals:

              “We’ve been uber busy. People are loving the Omnium,” She says… “The women’s race was rad. Everyone is awesome. Overall, Asheville is killing it as a venue…
              Georgia Gould – who announced all the women’s races – heckled me as she was announcing my race. That was fun. She said something like, ‘She ought to do more biking, and less baking. Her winning banana bread isn’t helping her race any.’ ” … Read more

              • Legally Speaking: What to do if you’re hit by a car

                Submitted by 303cycling on January 6th, 2016

                From Velo News:

                Picture this: You are riding along on your regular training route and nearly home. The light is green ahead, so you stand up on the pedals. If you make that one, you will make the next three. You clear the first light. Sweet — Now you will be home in three minutes! Then, it happens. Someone pulls out from a driveway as though you are invisible. You are knocked to the roadway… Before anything like this happens to you, let me walk you through what you need to know when confronted with this situation… Read more

                • Technically, it’s not the end of the year yet…

                  Submitted by 303cycling on January 3rd, 2016

                  According to Katie Macarelli of Feedback Sports, it’s not time to turn the page to the new year quiiiiiiiiite yet… Read more

                  • For the New Year: Perfection

                    Submitted by 303cycling on December 31st, 2015

                    As you reflect on 2015, and prepare to ring in all the newness tonight, 303’s Cheri Felix has a message for all the women out there seeking perfection in racing… and ponytails… and all else. She reveals the long-sought secret to achieving perfection. (*This message is equally applicable to most men as well.)

                    “…please catch this because I’m about to throw you a hail mary pass and game ending throw all in one…” Read more

                    • Review: Optic Nerve Sunglasses

                      Submitted by Kris Thompson on November 30th, 2015

                      I love Optic Nerve. You know me. I’m loyal and I’m also a total sucker for a great product and some yummy marketing. Add to that a local company who supports the Colorado high school cycling league and you’ve got yourself a home run… Read more