Todd's Blog

My friend Joe Yule is doing some really cool stuff for cycling. Along with designing for the Garmin Pro Tour team, he’s making really sweet kits for famous rides around LA – The Belgian Waffle Ride, The Donut Ride, The New Pier Ride. I couldn’t help but enlist him to do something for our local..
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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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