Today's QT comes to us from Coach Rick Schultz, whose answer to a client's question comprises the tip. Here's the conversation between the two. Manuel S. wrote: Hi, Any specific comments or review about the Specialized Power saddle? I read recently that you really like it, and I have one here but I can't find the correct way to install it. I love the design, but it is always … [Read more...] about How to Quickly Find a Saddle Tilt Starting Point
By Jim Langley Almost with the dawn of the Internet, in 1998, I started a cycling website. I don’t get to work on it anywhere near as much as I should or would like to. Yet, it has still swelled to more than 200 pages of what I like to think is helpful and fun bike stuff. One of the most popular pages on my site is my Keep It Quiet resource, literally thousands upon thousands … [Read more...] about Mike’s (Noisy) Bike
By Brandon Bilyeu HOT! Braking is solid, both dry and wet Lightweight at 1540 grams Many build options to get the custom look you want Wide rims Aero, stiff and fast Stable in the wind Reasonably priced NOT! Brake rub www.bladecarbonwheels.comCost: $1,625 - $2,295 USD, depending on optionsHow Obtained: review sample from … [Read more...] about Blade 45mm 2G Carbon Wheels
By Gabe Mirkin, M.D. An important article in the May 19, 2017 New York Times discusses the latest accusations that some of America's top athletes are using supplements, both legal and illegal, in the hope that they will improve athletic performance. I will present a brief review of some of the supplements that the accused U.S. athletes are taking and comment on their … [Read more...] about Competitive Athletes and Doping
Question: I have been reading your Newsletter for a while. I am a novice at biking and want to get better but am having a hard time. My problem is that I learned to ride a bike as an adult and somehow I struggle getting comfortable on the bike. I forced myself to ride on roads (prefer trails), I have done a couple of short triathlons and I have taken a couple of biking trips in … [Read more...] about How Can I Overcome My Fears of Riding?