Post Archive

October 2012

NC Cyclocross Boone Race
BlogRaceRace Reports

Read my race prep, and now experience my race report.

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NC CX boone cyclocross
BlogRace Reports

In fashion from this past week’s race prep of Lion’s Roar here is my “get super excited” pre-race report. I feel more prepared than last week, and that is mostly because I raced last week. I have been focusing on stretching, more back/core work and such so my ass doesn’t

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Laura Colbert
AdventuresBlogCycling TipsRide

An on going series from Laura Colbert from Loose Nuts in Atlanta, GA. Click to read more from Laura. Mountain bikes vs. real world In my previous post, I wrote rather sentimentally about my love of mountain biking as a way to check out from real life, if only for a short time.

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Arleigh NC Cyclocross Lion's Roar
BlogRace Reports

While I have raced several cross races this year, they all have been prep work (fun) for the grand event of the North Carolina Cyclocross series. This series kicked off this past weekend, I didn’t make the Saturday race so Sunday was the official kick off to the next 3

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Martha_menlo
MotivationMotivational Monday

What’s your name and location? Martha Van Inwegen of Action Wipes (my favorite body wipes) – Central Coast, California What type of cycling do you enjoy? Casual – usually along the beach or just to do errands. What is your first cycling memory? The first time I was able to

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Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable
AdventuresBetter Bike IndustryBlog

Been hanging out every other Saturday bantering about bikes with a buncha guys (and one lady) with the Spokesmen Cycling Roundtable Podcast. Listen to the last two that I was present on here: Episode #91 Topics Included: USADA Reasoned Decision Report Livestrong fundraiser Lance Armstrong losing sponsors, one by one

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Blog

Long climbs. Long descents. Gravel. 50 miles. The Wall. Vineyards. Wine. SOUTHERN CROSS 2013 The first endurance cross race in the Southeast. You can use cyclocross bikes or mountain bikes though the course will favor cross bikes. The course will be mainly gravel roads with some spectator-friendly cyclocross goodies thrown

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Chrome Storm Pasha Jacket
ClothingFashion, Style and ClothingPreviews

It’s that time of the year. Unless you live in some odd part of the country that doesn’t receive seasons, fall is hitting you smack in the face. You may get caught in a cold rain, or have a headwind chilling you to the core on a late night commute.

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BlogRace ReportsTraining

I’m not prepared. I’m back on my schedule from coach to a crossed t and dotted i, but I’m not ready as I fell off the back. The whirlwind of September and October bit my ass hard. Throwing a lot of hard work from this summer out the window, but

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AdventuresBetter Bike IndustryBlog

I don’t plan on waxing a poetic response to what is going on with Lance Armstrong or the doping scandal of the pro cycling folks. My buddy Josh did a good job of that already, read it here. This video, shot locally in Charlotte, at a race put on by

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