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    Nation of Flandria: Hincapie Sports Knows Women

    by  • August 27, 2012 • review, tech

    It was announced early this week that George Hincapie is retiring from professional racing.  Wow, it’s finally happening.  George Hincapie, a legend with an incredible race porfolio that dates back from his early years.  My mom is a big fan of George Hincapie and who isn’t?  She’s got a picture of herself with George...

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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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    Osmo Nutrition: Dr. Stacy Sims New Project

    by  • May 11, 2012 • tech

    Ed. Note: I’ve been a fan of Stacy Sims research ever since i saw her present some crazy data on heat acclimation at an Alto Velo club meeting a few years ago.  Since then she’s worked with a few pro teams, founded and left Secret Drink Mix, and now formed her own company, Osmo...

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    F-Cali! Be Belgian: Immersion Cycling

    by  • January 17, 2012 • interviews, tech

    Rick Adams is a long time cycling fixture in Northern California.  Most recently led the revival of racing programs at Hellyer Velodrome and brought big time racing back to the track with the Testarossa Velodrome Challenge.  Adam’s has moved onto a new venture, Immersion Cycling, aimed at giving masters racers a taste of what...

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    Interbike Dispatch #10: Giro Footwear

    by  • September 20, 2011 • interviews, tech • 0 Comments

    I first saw the Giro shoes on the Vanderkitten team and immediately began a plot to get a pair for my girls. Women’s specific design, which is highlighted in this interview with Giro’s footwear designer Eric, is a fantastic segment in a crowded shoe market. The attention to detail for racing cylists, and crazy...

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