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Johnny O owns the Harding TT overall course record per Strava. Tim Z, bested everybody, ALL Cat 1s, at the first US Cup. Doug Andrews doesn’t even race age group, he races Pro. Mark H, is clicking off road KOMs and crushing all ages. Aging up in racing rarely means, never?, better personal race results...
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“Got everything?” Shouting this at a broken down rider when traveling at 25+ mph cusps on useless. Out of ear shot, no wordy response will be heard. Trust me on this. Having a bag under the saddle which is short of proper equipment leaves rider stranded, or nearly so. There I was, friends rushing past,..
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The Spring Classics are here. Men becoming monsters on bikes, racing the Hell of the North, and more. Frankenstein will be my reading preparation, finally letting this classic loose on my mind. A few pages in I find this: “for nothing contributes so much to tranquillize the mind as a steady purpose—a point on which the..
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“You can do it.” Master Lee teaches Tae Kwon Do. He teaches children, and some adults, that they can in deed break a board with their bare hands, feet and heads. “You can do it” comes from his gut, deep inside the man.  It is bellowed with power and confidence. “You can do it” moves..
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