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