Posts by Category: Body

Friday Group Ride #5

All week, as pro riders have been tweeting from the Land Down Under, and fans have been moistening their chamois (What actually is the plural of chamois?) in anticipation of the coming season, ...

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A Tale of Two Icons

Lance Armstrong is a remarkable person, strong, thoughtful, tough, focussed. And he has, arguably, done more for pro cycling than any other person, anywhere, in the sport. I've read innumerable ...

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Friday Group Ride #4 Wrap

And we thought that ugly jerseys were a thing of the past Well, this was sort of a lay up, wasn’t it? What sort of a pessimist would say the coming season wasn’t going to be as good ...

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Friday Group Ride #4

Given that we are in this nice, soft, clean spot in the calendar, the season stretching before us tabula rasa styley, let's take a moment to express wholly subjective opinions about the quality ...

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WWED

Rain. Snow. Sand. Mud. The average road bike wasn’t really designed to be used in such conditions. But we’ve been there. I began asking myself a question: What would Eddy do? The ...

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Friday Group Ride #3 Wrap

Well, see how much we learn about each other when we share like this. About half of you are trying to lose weight in 2010. The other half of you are trying to podium. Some for the bouquets. ...

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BTTB

Some years ago I sat through a time-management presentation by a motivational speaker. I was the managing editor for a magazine that hit deadlines the way Rocky Balboa hit Apollo Creed. We were ...

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Friday Group Ride #3

The UCI made the wrong choice on the Pursuit. What do you want to see them get right? Yeah. New Year’s resolutions. It seems so obvious. What else would we ask about? Let’s try to ...

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The Best Stories of 2009

Our man of the year, Lance, caught in the shadow of his nemesis. It’s been an interesting year in the world of cycling. There have been some duels for the ages between larger-than-life figures. I ...

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