I podiumed in Category 3 Women! I am still doing a little happy dance, but I made a killer goal for this season in that I podiumed in three different categories in cross racing this year! For me as a first year racer who has only been riding for three years, and with the majority of my hours being in the last 18 months, I consider this a major achievement.
Introduction I was long overdue for a new cycling computer and so when I unwrapped the present that my wife got me for my birthday I was pretty excited to see a Stages Dash staring right back at me. I had already read DC Rainmakers review of the device and felt like this was something, along with the online platform, which could help me take my training to the next
Photo^^ by Tim der Waele TDWSport.com. Follow on instagram @tdwsport for great cycling pics. I’ve been sick lately and at many points while under the influence of “the sickness” I didn’t want to do anything but drown in my own misery. However, there were other points where I was able to enjoy a few youtube videos. One of these videos was intriguing. It attempted to answer the question, “What
Series points in the GPCM series make it hard to win… Ok, I realize that point systems are not perfect and that these systems can’t really be fair for all but there has got to be a better solution here. I think that allowing people to carry points when upgraded during a series is a good start and I don’t know why it is not being allowed. So whats wrong…
Fall in Oregon is here! I don’t really want summer to end, because I am not ready for the rain and I mean NOT…AT…ALL…However I will always be thrilled to see fall. So if fall could stay around forever that would be amazing. With my husband working full time, I work three days a week, am with my kids the other two days (they are five and a half and
Tips for Easy & Fast Cross Maintenance So now a month into racing cyclocross I encountered my first mud race. Like torrential downpour mud race. I slipped, I fell, I was a muddy mess, my bike was a disgusting muddy mess. So when I finished my race I got in the line and hosed the old girl down to make sure she was mud free before I even went back
Comparing Road to Cyclocross Race (a power perspective) Alright gents. This year I got a power meter on my cyclocross bike so I could see what the races looked like. After my first year of racing I had some questions like OMG why is Cyclocross so hard? How do I train for Cyclocross? How much power am I actually doing in a Cyclocross race? In this post I will try