Tag Archives: Random excellence

Always look up (Stratham, NH)

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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Former teammate Guillaume Boivin swooped down from Canada and joined us the whole way.

A Brief History of Everything (that’s at least mildly important)

239 years ago yesterday was the Fourth of July, the birthday of our fair nation in the year 1776. From that original 4th of July in 1776, 238 years and 363 days […]

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“Ice Cold!”

And now, a quiz. Question 1: What’s cooler than being cool? Answer: Ice Cold. Question 2: What’s cooler than riding bikes in Vermont in June? Answer: Absolutely nothing. In an action packed […]

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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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California Wine Country with inGamba

A wise man once said, A bad day on the bike is better than a good day at work. Okay, but what happens then when you ride a bike for a living? […]

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ripping shots

What’s new? I’ll tell you what’s new!

Greetings from high atop some nameless condo in Breckenridge, Colorado. The USA Pro Challenge (cough cough… Tour of Colorado) chugs along at an enjoyable rate. Which is saying a lot because today […]

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Sometimes You Just Gotta Get Your Feet Wet

It’s not often you stub your toe while training. Of course, it’s also not often that you are forced to detour from your planned route, pedal through a field, remove your shoes […]

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