303 writer Scott Downes reflects on the the mood and atmosphere at Evelyn Stevens’ 1-hour track record attempt on Saturday: “The Hour Record is a strange, solitary pursuit — unique in that it’s one of the few if only races comprised of one individual participant. . . But here, in the Hour Record, there is only one racer, the experience is hers alone, and the rest of us are just intimate observers to the suffering…” Read more
A frequent topic of conversation is recovery: how much and how often.
Alison Powers, coach at ALP Cycles Coaching
has some great advice and some tell tale signs that hitting the next session hard will be in your body’s best interest. Read more
Colorado’s largest consumer bike show, the Primal Colorado Bike Expo will be expanded and improved for 2016 as it moves to a new outdoor venue at Sports Authority Field on Friday, May 13th and Saturday, May 14th.
Last year, the Primal Colorado Bike Expo was held at the Colorado Convention Center and attracted over 110 exhibitors including Primal, SRAM, Bianchi and Skratch Labs.
In its second year, the Primal Colorado Bike Expo will be held in conjunction with the Kaiser Permanente Colfax Marathon Health + Wellness Expo going on simultaneously which will attract over 30,000 athletes to Sports Authority Field during those two days. Read more
As I’m writing this, the event ended just a few hours ago and I’m still reeling in excitement that I was able to witness a world record being set at the US Olympic Training Center Velodrome in Colorado Springs! On January 22nd, 2016, Bridie O’Donnell rode 46.882km in Adelaide, Australia to set what was the record. On February 27, 2016, Evelyn Stevens set out to smash that. Read more
She’s an American hero, chasing a world record right here in Colorado. Overcoming an awkward speech impediment as a youth, and breaking glass ceilings into boardrooms, she knows a thing or two about overcoming. She left the corporate world and found freedom on the bike. Tomorrow, she will attempt the hour record at the velodrome in Colorado Springs… Here’s what you need to know about her coach, her bike, the track, how to watch, and a little about her soul. Read more
Celebrated Colorado Race Only U.S. Event In World Series
Gran Fondo World Tour (GFWT), the international cyclo-sportive circuit, has selected the Golden Gran Fondo as the exclusive American stop in its 2016 world series schedule. . . Read more
From Coach Neal Henderson’s Diary:
USA Cycling track camp in Los Angeles one day, Hour Record preparation in Colorado Springs the next. Then onto London for the world track championships. What day is it? Where am I? Ah, it doesn’t matter. Just keep pushing forward. That’s what I keep telling myself. Here’s a sneak peek at a day in the life, and beyond, during what’s been a very busy February… Read more
GiddyUP! Film Tour brings bicycle lovers together for a unique social event featuring the best in mountain bike cinema. Each event kicks off an hour or so before show time so you can knock back a cold one, catch up with riding buddies, check out the latest gear and talk about ride plans for the coming season…
Check out the 2016 Film Trailer and screening schedule! Read more
303 Triathlon Ambassador Erin Trail attended the first Rueter-Hess Reservoir Open House at Parker Town Hall on February 17, 2016, with the goal of learning more about recreational opportunities that may be offered. What she learned is very encouraging and exciting for the cycling & multisport community…