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    Nation of Flandria: Passion and Product

    by  • August 16, 2012 • interviews, too random

    I got a chance to personally meet Derek Wiback last week.  Derek Wiback is the sales representative for Pactimo.  Derek personally came by my home to pick-up the fit kits and offered to send it back to Pactimo.  That was really a nice gesture and very much appreciated.  We stood in the heat of...

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    Nation of Flandria: Product Review

    by  • August 1, 2012 • tech, too random

    You can call me a “cycling kit snob.”  Or you can also call me a picky “cycling kit snob.”  I’ve been cycling for over ten years and the most important clothing in my closet is my cycling apparel.  It is a fetish in a way and I’ve seen all sorts of cycling apparel and...

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    Nation of Flandria: Madness

    by  • July 17, 2012 • too random

    “Forgive me father for I have sinned.  My last confession was…” For the love of…okay, let’s have the drama at the Tour de France.  It seems like every year, it’s getting worse in terms of media headlines and the over the top wordings around the matter in the news.  On the other hand, wtf...

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    Nation of Flandria: Calm before the storm…

    by  • July 10, 2012 • too random

    Today is Tour De France rest day.  Let’s take a preview of next week’s stages and gather up all the info to get those bets in on who wins for each stage as well as what can change in the GC.  You know, all those scenarios and predictions stuff.  Good day to spend quality...

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    Nation of Flandria: TDF Juice

    by  • July 8, 2012 • too random

    If you haven’t jumped on the bandwagon of beet juicing for better performance, listen to Allen Lim’s video below! Check out Tom Boonen drinking his beet juice for breakfast! Allen Lim’s Beet Juice This last week’s TDF is about characters played out by Peter Sagan in his winning salute.  If you haven’t seen Peter...

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    Nation of Flandria: Lemon Lids

    by  • July 2, 2012 • too random

    If you haven’t tuned in to the Tour de France, the next time you do check out the funny looking helmets in the peloton this year.  Although, if you look back over the years they all look funny.  What’s with Cavendish’s yellow helmet?  Last I heard is that only the yellow jersey can wear...

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    Nation of Flandria: Double Thumbs Up!

    by  • June 26, 2012 • too random

    Wow.  50 miles of dirt.  Beautiful location in Fort Bragg, CA.  Weather was perfect.  Course was a challenging endurance race.  Trail condition’s just right.  Wait, there’s more… Everyone who camped woke up underneath the redwood trees while the sun started rising.  Those who stayed in their plush hotels rode to the start on a...

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