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Smart Trainer Easy Fix

No posts in November. oops! Ah well, you know the tri training grind. Base building time so nothing too exciting happening on that front. Just trying to keep Training Peaks mostly green and happy and waiting to see what’s up with races next year. With the return to more indoor riding, I was having all […]

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Math is Illuminating

In my last post, I mentioned that I was going to have to make some upgrades to my bike due to how hard hill climbing is with the current 1 x 11 gearing. For those wondering, 1 x 11 means one front ring (instead of the usual 2 or 3) and 11 cogs on the […]

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First Gravel Race

Yesterday I raced my first gravel race. And, really, my first bike race of any sort. It was a lot of fun and I learned things. The race was called the Grit Nine-O and I happened to stumble over it just a couple weeks ago, so this was very much a last minute thing. My […]