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It was really an amazing privilege to see the Vuelta in person.  The race, the crowds and the excitement were off the charts.   I was happy to see a new champion, Simon Yates of Michelton Scott score his first grand tour win.   This will also make next year's grand tours more excited as I am sure he will give Team Sky a run for it money.

It is really difficult to describe the energy, so I will do it with the pictures we took.   I hope you enjoy

We are at the Vuelta

We are enjoying the Vuelta this week in Spain and it has been a  blast.   The people, the racing, and of course the food and wine have been out of this world.   The is nothing like seeing the racing and all the teams up close.   Here are some picture from a mountain stage. Here is [...]

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Tour De France Fun Facts

Here are 20 Tour De France Facts for all you Tour fans.This is the 105th edition of the Tour de FranceIt start Saturday, July 7It ends on Sunday, July 29 There are 22 teamsEach team has 8 riders (down from 9 in the previous years)There are, will 21-stages 12 stages are in the mountains of the Alps4 stages [...]

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Tour De France Preview Michelton Scott

The Michelton Scott team from Australia will be a top performer in this years Tour De France.   Their GC hopes lay in 2014 tour De France best new rider Adam Yates.   Adam has shown he can climb with the best and the leaders can't drop him.   We saw him ride a respectable fourth in [...]

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2018 Amgen Tour Of California Final Sacramento

I had a complete blast at the Tour De California yesterday in Sacramento.   I had a chance to visit with Trek Segafredo team.  I really enjoyed meeting Ruben Savona the team manager.   It was great to meet the riders and enjoy all the sights and entertainment. The weather was perfect.   I was able to [...]

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Amgen Tour Of California

The Amgen Tour of California combines top tier racing with amazing variety of scenery of California.    Here is a shot I took in the tiny coastal town of Tomales back in the mid two thousands.  This year promises to be another exciting race that I hope to catch close up.   This year the race starts [...]

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Aerodynamic Cycling Jerseys Questions and Answers

Aerodynamic jerseys are not just for racers.   They are for cyclists that want to cut the wind and go faster.  Here are some basic questions and answersAt what speed does aerodynamics kick in?   Wind resistance is at all speeds but goes up with the faster you go.  When you ride at over 15 miles an [...]

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10 Top Pro Races for 2018 You Can't Miss

The new cycling season is here and it is time to mark your calendars to make sure you follow the most important races.   We have picked the the top ten races to follow this year.   They start in March with the classics Paris - Nice, Milan-San Remo and Paris Roubaix.   The USA has three amazing [...]

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Santa Rosa Fire

I  would like to sincerely thank everyone who has reached out to check on us from the Santa Rosa fire. This this horrible tragedy has taken lives and many homes here in our hometown.  We have been evacuated but so home and family fine.  Many good friends have lost their homes.  My best riding buddy [...]

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The Best Tour De France Teams!

We have the best gear from the best Tour Teams. Check it out!Winner Stage 1 - Team SkyWinner Stage 2 - QuickstepWinner Stage 3 - Bora Hansgroghe (NOW ON SALE)Winner Stage 4 - FDJWinner Stage 5 - Astana (NOW ON SALE)Winner Stage 6- QuickstepWinner Stage 7 - QuickstepWinner Stage 8 - Direct EnergieGeneral Classification [...]

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