Tag Archives: Krempels Center

Fifteen Years

Today is March 23, which in our family is a day that lives in infamy. It’s been fifteen years to the day that my dad, my namesake, the other Ted King in […]

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354 Days and Counting

Thanksgiving was of course last month, but with the end of the year looming large, there is a bountifully long list of things for which I’m thankful. Retirement from the WorldTour, moving across the […]

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Good grief, where has time gone? The last post was about the upcoming King Challenge, rolling out October 15, which does take up a lot of my time planning, but far from […]

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  It’s one month to the day til the King Challenge is here, I’ve whipped up this poem, just call me Ted Shakespeare. The year 2016 is our sixth annual event. To […]

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Repost on this Special March 23

I wrote something similar to what you’ll find below on August 18, 2011. You see, today, March 23, is a day that lives in infamy in the King family. That was the […]

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4:30pm Dinners are My New Jam

I’m often asked how it feels to be retired. For full disclosure, cycling contracts run the calendar year, January 1 — December 31, so I’m technically still employed as a professional cyclist […]

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(Not Quite) Business As Usual

The typical off season of a professional cyclist begins in early October and runs the length of the month. Rolling our bike to the garage corner, it quietly collects dust for a […]

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Krempels King of the Road Challenge

When we first were planning the Krempels King of the Road Challenge, I was convinced a hundred mile route was necessary to compete with all the grand fondos popping up worldwide. Now […]

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