THESE GUYS ARE KILLING YOU. But, they're not your peers. Their kids are grown and their grandkids are growing. Just like the gap between you and them as they leave you behind.
At that moment, all you can see is their chiseled, youthful calves and hammies churning away. Just like any other fast rider.
Dave patrols the front of the Market Ride, going wheel to wheel with the kids and shooting video the whole time.
Two days ago his teammate Mike took a flyer from a mile out and beat everybody to the finish.
Mark regularly wins 200 mile races, often enough to win the season series.