Happy New Year to the pedal Racing Team!
As the gun goes off to start a new year it is also time to start getting serious about the 2016 race season. The first races are less than 3 full months away. This means it is time for our Road Clinics. Each clinic will be lead by experienced racers Mike Catterall and/or Aaron Hugen. Each of these clinics are a great way to learn new and valuable skills as well as build team comradery. The clinic schedule is posted below and will also be up on Strava. Please note that clinics are dependent on the weather cooperating. If we need to postpone a clinic due to weather/road conditions we will update on Strava. Hope to see you at as many as possible!
Clinic #1 RACING 101: 1/9/2016, 9:00am @ pedal – An indoor “lecture” that provides an overview of road racing and group riding essentials. If weather permits we can have group ride afterward so bring your bike or ride to the shop
Clinic #2 Group Riding/Pacelines: 1/16/2016, 10:00am @ Chatfield Reservoir – Your chance to practice riding in a group and learning necessary skill of riding in a paceline
Clinic #3 Time Trialing: 1/30/2016, 10:00am @ Cherry Creek Reservoir – Learn and practice the essentials about time trialing. We will practice on the course for the Karen Hornbostle Memorial Time Trial Series. Bring your TT bike or at least you aero bars!
Clinic #4 Hill Climbing: 2/12/2016, 10:00am @ Lookout Mountain (Beverly Heights Park Parking Lot) – Learn techniques that will help you climb longer and faster. We are of course in Colorado!
Clinic #5 Criterium Training: 2/26/2016, 10:00am @ Meridian Office Park – Learn and most importantly practice the unique skills and experience of crit racing. This is a can’t miss especially for those that have not raced before.