• Kris on Kris

    Submitted by Kris Thompson on January 9th, 2008

    I have a confession… I didn’t always race bikes this seriously. I used to be a geek (well still am) but that was my passion, instead of training rides I was on the computer installing new software, instead of intervals I was giving presentations on geek stuff, instead of racing I was writing articles, instead of being fit I was unfit.  Read more

    • Share the Road Plates Are Now Available!

      Submitted by Kris Thompson on January 8th, 2008

      The plates have arrived at your local, friendly DMV but due to high demand it has been recommended that you call first before you arrive to ensure that they still have them in stock. Want to order one or learn more about how you can get a “Share the Road plate, then check out BicycleColo.org Read more

      • Single Speed/Fixed Gear Riding in Boulder – Part I

        Submitted by Kris Thompson on January 6th, 2008

        This last year I sold my fixed gear to a guy who nearly killed himself while test riding it. DUDE, its a fixed gear bike! This will be the first season in about 15 years where I didn’t train on a fixie during the early season. I recommend every serious cyclist try fix gear riding for at least a month in the pre season and see what you think. For me, I like fixed gear riding because… Read more

        • First Day Back with 40mph!

          Submitted by Kris Thompson on January 5th, 2008

          Today was my first time back on the back after a nationals in KC in December and boy did it hurt… and for so many reasons.. Read more

          • 42×16

            Submitted by Kris Thompson on January 4th, 2008

            Looks like Mother Nature has turned the heat on for the weekend allowing many to get back to our passion of riding. For me, my absence from the bike is about over, the last time I rode my bike was Dec 18 at nationals… still trying to forget that race. Read more

            • 6 Day Racing in Fort Collins

              Submitted by Kris Thompson on January 2nd, 2008

              Just got this from the Fort Collins Velodrome folks about how they want to hold 6 day racing in Fort Collins. I wonder if this is part of the rebirth of six days racing, right now Brad Huff is doing a six day in Minnasota and rumor has it that in addition to Vegas Cross there will be a shorten 6 day the same week in Vegas.  Read more

              • New CX Course for 2008

                Submitted by Kris Thompson on December 21st, 2007

                I’ve heard rumors of this and it sounds like here are some possible cx course that might take place BEFORE fall… Read more

                • Christmas Gift for the CX Crazed Friend

                  Submitted by Kris Thompson on December 20th, 2007

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                  • Fixies Death Wish

                    Submitted by Kris Thompson on December 10th, 2007

                    I love this… NOT.

                    I love fix gears but come one, use your brain before you loss it, add some brakes!

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                    • Survived the Lactate Test, Now What

                      Submitted by 303cycling on December 7th, 2007

                      I survived! After spending nearly 2.5 hrs at Boulder Center for Sports Medicine I walked out reassuring what I kind of already knew, KEEP THE DAY JOB! Jokes aside, the data I got from the test should help me a ton next year…. we will see. Read more