Month: March 2015

Winter Park Epic 50 cancelled

Michael emailed Winter Park regarding the Epic 50 usually held in September and received reply that they are not hosting it this year. Bummer!

Decoding Road Race Categories

So you’re all set to register for your first road race. You grab your credit card, login to the registration site and start filling out the web form. You notice the Category drop-down list and think to yourself, I’m a Cat-5 racer – no problem. Then you discover …

DU Criterium Race Report

The first crit of the 2015 racing season was held in Denver’s City Park. After weeks of snow, the weather finally broke and cleared the roads just in time for the race. I registered for this race, just 13 weeks out from back surgery, as a test to …

March Road Races – Breaking it down

It finally time to get out there and reap the benefits of all those hours spent on your trainer. To help you decide which races to participate in, here’s a break down of the local races for March. These races are also posted on https://www.strava.com/clubs/pedalRACING under  Group Events. …

5 Tools to Help You Stay Sane This Winter

It’s Winter.  It’s cold.  I just looked outside and, frankly, I don’t want to go out there.  And I certainly don’t want to ride my bike anywhere.  Looks like I’m stuck indoors just like the rest of you. For those back east and us here in the Denver …

2015 pedal RACING Team Bio Page & Slideshow – Part 1

One of the reasons that I joined a race team, and specifically pedal RACING, is because I like riding with and meeting people who are talented and better than me.  Riding with a lot of people who are much better than you makes you (and keeps you) humble. …