Todd's Blog

THE THINGS WE DO FOR KIN
I WOULD NEVER DO THIS FOR A FRIEND:  put him on my favorite race bike, give him a brand new kit, slightly used helmet, new gloves, new socks, and barely used glasses.  I'm just not that kind of friend, but...
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THERE ARE ONLY 3 KINDS OF BIKE RIDERS
THERE ARE RIDERS WHOSE LUNGS ARE SO HUGE AND LEGS SO POWERFUL that they achieve perfection on two wheels to which no ordinary rider will ever attain. There are other riders who cannot ride with any skill or power at...
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IF IN HAD AN ENEMY (ENEMY)
THERE'S A LEGEND AROUND HERE ABOUT THE GREAT D.M... how great?  Well, when John Tomac would come and visit DM would thrash him on the bike... really take him to the shed.  Yeah, that great. DM, the story goes, had...
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MAKE WATTS WHILE YOU SLEEP
OKAY... TBH, YOU CAN'T REALLY MAKE WATTS WHILE YOU SLEEP, but you sure the heck can lose them. Check out what happens when we get less than 8 hours of sleep: Time to physical exhaustion drops by 10-30%Aerobic output is...
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MIRROR MIRROR ON THE WALL...
MIRROR, MIRROR ON THE WALL... who's the fastest of them all? Let me see here... let's see... well, according to the actual score board... why...hmmm... well, it ain't you. Are you sure Mirror? Yep, quite sure... looking at the podium...
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