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Friday Group Ride #485

Friday Group Ride #485

When I was a kid, one of my favorite cartoons, at least, for as long as it ran in 1972, was Sealab 2020. I was a futuristic view of our world, optimistic as only the 1970s could be. It was a ...

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Paceline 184

Paceline 184

This week Selene takes on a listener question regarding some of the online training challenges that cause competitors to go into zone 5 with each installment. Is that a bad thing? How does it ...

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The Work

The Work

Spring mornings in coastal Los Angeles are often overcast, the air saturated with a blue light that keeps what’s close sharp, while allowing the distance to fade as in the edges of a dream. ...

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Paceline Podcast 183

Paceline Podcast 183

It’s a new year, and hopefully not a new you. You’re fine. But what do you want to change from years past and how should you think about it? Selene takes on that question, suggesting ...

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A Truly Happy New Year

A Truly Happy New Year

When I think about how I entered 2019—depressed, anxious, confused—I can scarcely believe how I ended the year. If someone had asked me where I thought I’d be at the end of the year, the ...

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Paceline Podcast 182

Paceline Podcast 182

This week Selene looks back at the career of sports physician Andy Pruitt and his work with Specialized and his leadership in bicycle fit. Pruitt is retiring from his work with Specialized, and ...

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Assemblage: Factor Vista

Assemblage: Factor Vista

Recently, I’ve been building up a Factor Vista gravel bike for review. As I shared on a recent episode of the Paceline, I’ve been thoroughly impressed with the frame module, which is ...

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The Paceline Podcast 181

The Paceline Podcast 181

This week Selene takes on a bevvy of listener questions that were intriguing, but not quite meaty enough to carry a whole segment. She covers artificial joints, diabetes, gravel events and more. ...

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