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The Tour of the Usal

The Tour of the Usal

On the same weekend we were holding the RKP Ronde et Vous, the Grasshopper Adventure Series was hosting its second Mendocino County-based event, the Tour of the Usal, near Fort Bragg. Jeremiah ...

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The Ask

The Ask

Learning to draft is a rite of passage. It’s the first skill beyond learning how to operate a bike itself that a rider must internalize for the simple reason that it is the foundation on which ...

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Paceline Podcast 135

Paceline Podcast 135

It’s November (you may have noticed) and that means that unless you’re at the height of your cyclocross season, November can present challenges in terms of motivation for workouts, ...

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Paceline Podcast 134

Paceline Podcast 134

Patrick is back from his trip to Taiwan. While there he attended a trade show, rode a few ebikes, did a bike tour down the eastern coast of Taiwan and then visited a series of factories. He even ...

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Neko’s Fun Ride

Neko’s Fun Ride

One of the projects I set for myself for this trip to Taiwan was to try to learn more about the cycling culture here. The Taiwanese love cycling. Where my Vietnamese friends detest cycling as a ...

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Paceline Tandem: Sarah Lee

Paceline Tandem: Sarah Lee

Veteran Sarah Lee says she faced a choice. Figure out how to reconnect with her nation following her military service … or kill herself. Fortunately for her, and her many compatriots and ...

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The Taipei Show

The Taipei Show

As much as I want to think that I walk into Interbike each year excited to see what is there, my experience at the Taipei show yesterday was instructive. Clearly, I’ve lost some of that ...

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