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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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Lactate Threshold Testing – The Whole Story By Julie Young         While field tests, like the functional threshold power (FTP) 20 min test or a similar type time trial for runners provides a number that science says closely correlates to the lactate threshold, these tests do not tell us the whole story. …

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  2019-05-03 |   Category : Articles

Lactate Threshold Testing – The Whole Story              While field tests, like the functional threshold power (FTP) 20 min test or a similar type time trial for runners provides a number that science says closely correlates to the lactate threshold, these tests do not tell us the whole story. Improving power and pace are the outcomes of improving the supporting metabolic systems. But “field” tests do not …

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  2019-04-17 |   Category : Featured Athletes

Dai Endurance Athlete of the Week is Zack Poindexter! He’s a thrill seeking skier and avid mountain biker that sells medical devices by day and shreds single track by weekend. Here’s a little on Zack from our Q & A… Q. What do you do in real life? A. Spinal Medical Device Sales Q. What …

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  2019-04-10 |   Category : Featured Athletes

Dai Endurance Athlete of the Week is… Jim Barnes! We caught up with Jim to see what makes him tick, here’s his responses Q. What do you do in real life? A. I’ve been Self Employed for 25 years, JDC Barnes, Broker Land/Lots to Developers/HomeBuilders. Q. Why are you training? A. Love to challenge myself, …

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