Month: April 2015

Katie’s Win

  From Chip: Katie Trotter won her first ever MTB race at Ridgeline! Some are born racers. Here is the write-up I asked her to submit… Going into the Ridgeline Rampage I was mainly hoping to stay somewhat dry and to complete my race without stopping.  It was …

Aaron’s Win – Look Back and Lessons Learned

From Chip: Aaron Hugen is a both roadie (Cat 3) and MTB’r (Cat 2) and a generous advisor / volunteer to pedal Racing. I could fill a book with what he’s taught me. He also won at Ridgeline and at my request, has given us this great write-up on the …

Ryan’s Win

From Chip: I asked Ryan Javech for a write up about his win last week at the Federal Center and he has submitted this excellent post… About the race  When I was thinking about giving racing a try this winter, my Uncle, who introduced me to road cycling …

Clasica De Rio Grande Recon Report

by David Odom I had the chance to recon ride the Clasica De Rio Grande road race route (formerly Weld County) this past Saturday and wanted to share that experience with the rest of the team. Overall, the route is a straightforward loop of 17.5 miles consisting of …

Racing with Gamin and Strava

I was recently discussing Garmin settings applicable to racing with a teammate. I decided to make a post on the subject to solicit your suggestions as well, especially for an MTB race which I’ve never done. I will also discuss how to crop your race in Strava since, …

ALWAYS USE PROTECTION!

Hey guys, John Flora here, your legal sponsor. I’m sending out a PSA to the team on an important topic that no one thinks about until it’s too late. Here goes: You wouldn’t think of heading out on a training ride without your helmet. But when was the …