Topic: Blogs

Weekend Reading: How to win the Olympic Road Race.

The Olympics are here again! For cyclists, the excitement starts immediately because the Road Race is today! Pretty much everyone is trying to figure out how to beat the British Dream Team, but I would caution that racing against one specific team or rider is often a bad plan. You can’t go into a race…

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Triathlon Training: Comfort Begets Speed

By Chris Carmichael Take a look at the transition area at any Ironman race and you’ll see some of the latest and greatest technology available and used by amateur athletes around: carbon-fiber bikes designed in wind tunnels, tear drop aero helmets, specially cut wet suits and lab-tested sports drinks and nutrition. Everything’s designed to make…

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-07-22

RT @Coach_AP: CTS athlete @sarianderson crushed it @ 12 Hrs of Snowmass! 10 laps for the women's win & 5th overall http://t.co/fEtMMN2y” # Congrats to Tejay Van Garderen on clinching the white jersey as best young rider at the #tdf2012 And of course congrats to Wiggins! # RT @TTR_Malia: So many #tasty options! Thanks @CTSCoachLindsay…

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2012 Tour de France, Rest Day 2: Two Days in the Pyrenees

By Chris Carmichael This article was also posted on pezcyclingnews.com, where Chris will be posting a handful of updates during the 2012 Tour de France. – Ed.) As the peloton rests today in the foothills of the Pyrenees, the Tour de France is getting set for Act 3. We saw the chaotic flat stages and decisive…

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-07-15

RT @jasonkoop: I'll take a 4 hr PR at #hr100 Congrats to @HalKoerner for the win! Great performance by CTS athlete Dakota Jones for third. # Now that's a trophy! RT @moniquepua: 2nd Place today at Missoula Pro XCT… And congrats to Brendan on his 10th place! http://t.co/nqli8hMo # Great kit, Champ! RT @Ty_Magner: Sweet!!!…

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2012 Tour de France: As it Looks From the First Rest Day

By Chris Carmichael (This article was also posted on pezcyclingnews.com, where Chris will be posting a handful of updates during the 2012 Tour de France. – Ed.) Ah, the long-awaited rest day at the Tour de France. For some riders, especially the battered and bandaged ones, the first week or so of the Tour de…

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Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-07-08

Great job! RT @TheRealLailaAli: Finished my first @aquaphorus NYC TRI in 3 hours 6min! http://t.co/ERD7RfYm # Nice job RT @AquaphorUS: Love this shot of @TheRealLailaAli as she crosses the finish line. Congrats! #nyctri http://t.co/3ZrFZFAM # RT CTS Coach @NatalieBojko: @TheRealLailaAli ready to represent @AquaphorUS and @trainright http://t.co/OXCQ4afi # Congrats!! CTS Athlete @moniquepua: 4th Place XC…

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