You may be familiar with the term "in the box" which refers to riders who are at their physical and mental limits, and doggedly working through pain and suffering. For savvy commuters and riders who closely interface with autos, being "in the box" looks to be an up and coming positive trend. Automobile driver's view of a cyclist in the side mirror. As a cyclist, this scares me … [Read more...] about In the Box
25-year old Spencer recently finished seventh at the National Mountain Bike Championships, was selected as one of 7 elite men cross country riders to represent the US at the Mountain Bike World Championships, and is also starting to achieve success on the road. On top of his success on the bike, he works full time developing wind and solar projects for a Seattle-based … [Read more...] about Rider Profile: Spencer Paxson
This looks like it's for real!? I'm holding out for the inevitable version 2.0 that enables the slower rider to stealthily attach the bungee to the faster rider. … [Read more...] about Bicyclebungee
Brrrr! The last ride of 2010 was supposed to be 35+ miles, but the prospect of icy roads altered and shortened the route to about 25 chilly miles. Just long enough to induce a full-bore hot chocolate craving. High Performance Cycling teammates Stephen, Perry, and Mark bundled up at Coulon Park in Renton. Happy New Year! … [Read more...] about So Long, 2010!
On Saturday December 18, Herriott Sports Performance hosted Garmin-Cervelo pro racers Tyler Farrar and Tom Peterson. In this video clip, Tyler (mostly) describes what he's thinking about when he steps up to the start of a race: Stay tuned: Short clips of the best of the question and answer session will trickle into the Velocity blog during the next several weeks. Other … [Read more...] about An Evening w/ Tyler and Tom: “What is your biggest fear…”