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  2019-07-29 |   Category : Articles

By Mike Sayers   Cycling.  It is a simple exercise, but a complicated sport. For a lot of people, just getting out and riding is the thing that matters.  Being part of a group, having a nice coffee, spending time in nature. That is their jam.  For those of us who love to compete, it might be …

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  |   Category : Athlete's Blog, Featured Athletes

Q: What do you do in real life? A: In real life I’m a teacher. Q: What are your weaknesses? A: Stay positive, have fun, and relax.  I sometimes forget that riding is fun.  Some days things just don’t go my way and it’s my choice how I react to the challenges coming my way. …

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Q: Where do you live and what do you do in real life? A: I live in Reno and am an entrepreneur. I am currently working on opening Hammer and Nails (grooming for guys) franchises. Q: What are your weaknesses? A: Baked goods, banana bread…and attention detail Q: Why are you training? A: To stay …

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Q:    What do you do in real life? A:    I’m a Captain for Hornblower Cruises and Events and I manage the Old Sacramento Hornblower location. Q:    What are your weaknesses? A:   My weakness on the bike is being able to sustain long hard grinds in headwinds/grass/mud etc.  I’m hoping to overcome this in my training …

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  2019-06-26 |   Category : Articles

By Julie Young As I was watching the last World Cup MTB race, the commentators were speculating on why certain riders were excelling and others not riding to their potential, attributing it to this or that physical reason. But as I was watching, I was wondering what the riders were thinking that might be contributing …

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Q: Where do you live and what do you do in real life? A: I live in Park City, UT and am a Ski Technician (Alpine): US Ski Team, TXA Q: What are your weaknesses? A: Complicated work and travel schedule. Also cake, and ice cream, and…… Q: Why are you training? A: To find …

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Q: What do you do in real life? A: Orthopedic Surgery PA (physician assistant), at the Reno Orthopedic Clinic   Q: What are your weaknesses? A: Beer, burritos, & pizza, not necessarily in that order. I will also drop the bike in a hot minute if I’m near the ocean and there’s surf. However, if …

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  2019-06-04 |   Category : Athlete's Blog, Featured Athletes

What do you do in real life? I am a technology consultant. My company is focused on software systems implementations for mid-market businesses. What are your weaknesses? I tend to over-train – which inevitably leads to some kind of overuse injury, burnout or other complication. Why are you training? For life, generally. I don’t really …

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  2019-05-29 |   Category : Athlete's Blog, Featured Athletes

What do you do in real life?    I live in New York City, and am a senior business executive with more than 30-years experience and expertise in building high impact products and services for financial services and natural resources industries. I am the Founder of Innovation Factory, a company focused on creating and implementing technology solutions …

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  2019-05-06 |   Category : Featured Athletes

Bike Fitter and Co-Founder of Dai Endurance Mike Sayers recently 3D fit long time cyclist Gale De Rosa racing for JLVelo Cycling Team based out of the Bay Area. We followed up with her to gain some insight on how her experience went, here’s what she had to say. Dai – “How did you hear …

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