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2015 SoCal Colavita 10th Anniversary Team Kits Are Now Available — Order Yours Today!

2015 SoCal Colavita 10th Anniversary Team Kits Are Now Available — Order Yours Today! Place your order today for your 2015 SoCal Colavita team kit made exclusively by Castelli. All […]

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What We Really Need

I had an epiphany. And this was not just any epiphany.  It was an epiphany about bicycling. It seems that as I get older, I have epiphanies all the time. […]

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Up: The Zen of Climbing

Up! You’re on a bicycle. The road or trail ahead tilts skyward. So, you have a choice to make: turn around and pedal back the way you came or start climbing. […]

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Stupid Stuff

We all do stupid things. We all make mistakes. It’s human nature. How about opening that well-shaken two-liter bottle of root beer while standing in the middle of your carpeted living […]

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The Cyclist’s Guide To Tan Lines

Boxers have black eyes. Surfers have knee knots. Hockey players have missing teeth. Cyclists have tan lines. Most (normal) people consider these things to be sport-related deformities of injuries. But, […]

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Heads Up!

“Look where you want to go.”  Ever heard that pithy little saying before?  Well, it’s true, y’know. Whether you are on the road or on the trail, your bike will go […]

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Navigating The Sand

There are three certainties in mountain biking: 1. You will get dirty; 2. You will crash; 3. You will ride through sand. How you respond to inevitabilities No. 1 and […]

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Secrets To Riding In The Cold

So, it’s cold outside.  Not just cold, really cold.  Cold like Milwaukee in January.  Cold like when you had your hand submerged in Uncle Jim’s 60-gallon ice-filled cooler for four […]

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Conquering The Climb — Part 1: Developing Good Technique

The road or trail goes up.  It always does at some point in the ride.  There are two types of cyclists: those who hate climbing and those who tolerate climbing.  […]

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Becoming A Better Cyclist — Part 1: Proper Bike Fit

We all want to be better cyclists.  We want to be the first to the top of the hill.  We want to out-sprint our buddies to the city limits sign.  […]

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