This weekend I did my first ride of the year north of Highway 66 and every time I ride out there I realize how much of a “cycling bubble” I live in. Now the state has setup a method to help report and possible catch those drivers who act aggressive to cyclist. Read more
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
What is it like to have a V02 and lactate test done? Read more
I’ve heard it said how many times that professional bike racers have a simple life. That’s not to say that racing isn’t hard but that they don’t have many external requirements (no (desk)job, family, house, etc). They just have to ride, race and rest. I never wish to be a professional cyclist myself, I know it is hard even if you are gifted, however I do often dream of the pros lifestyle, especially when I’m two weeks away from Nationals and I *struggle* to find 1 hour where I can get some basic training in. Read more
For those who didn’t hear, Colorado State Championships will be held in Lyons, Colorado at the Lyons High School…. more details to come. Read more
The race originally scheduled for this weekend has been canceled. Here is what was said on the forums…
he Colorado State Patrol has been unable to give us access to the venue prior to 6:00am on race day to design and groom a course. We would rather cancel this race than put on a poor-quality event.
We apologize for any inconvenience this causes anyone. Read more