“If you want to get better at something, do it with people who are better than you.” That being said, I signed up for the mountain bike clinic in Indiana after Lo posted the information and link about it. I’m new to the mtb scene and what I have experienced thus far, I really enjoy.
In the aftermath of a very emotional handful of days, I’m saddened, relieved and am now excited about the prospect of racing for the simple love of racing.
Yesterday I got to ride. In the woods. With a group of women. That coordinated via facebook, texts and voicemails beginning at 9pm on Saturday night. That is what I love about this community.
There is much to mention from last week. Indoor spin continued. Our elite race team spent the weekend training together in Tennessee in preparation for the start of their race season in two weeks at Valley of the Sun. Dessa completed a (mostly) indoor century ride on Sunday to ensure her inclusion in the Century […]
I’m back at work today and for our Monday morning meeting I gave my what will become weekly Team Revolution Race Team announcement. Scott, manager of the office here in STL, casually asked: “Didn’t you guys have a race or something this weekend?” “Training. 175 miles. Up and down 3 mountains. 100 miles on Saturday. […]
I had a phone call with Dave Poole of Aerocat this morning. As we were wrapping things up, Dave said something like, “So you really ride in this weather down there, huh?” I told him we do. Filled him in on Frostbike. Detailed Sunday’s snowy conditions and Saturday’s well-below freezing temperatures and winds. Encouraged him […]
Team Revolution women found many opportunities to explore the bikelove this week despite the freezing temps. At our quarterly team meeting on Tuesday night, we talked about what we have in store for you in 2009. If you missed it, be sure to check out notes on the meeting here. Topics covered include membership, clinics, […]
Team Revolution women got their ride on last week at indoor trainer spin and the first weekend of our Frostbike Series. Carrie made us sweat at spin on Wednesday as she led us through an introduction of the various seated, standing and sprinting exercises we’ll be seeing in the next 8 weeks. One participant, out […]