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BBB Gets a Naming Upgrade

Day one of the Bikes, Beers, Bros Tour took place yesterday to rave reviews. Those reviews were by me and the six other bicycle loving brethren; all six of whom woke up […]

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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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Ketchup Effect

I learned that term today from my Norwegian teammate, Kristoffer Skjerping. Another teammate of ours here at Tour of Alberta, Tom Jelte Slagter, is experiencing the Ketchup Effect right now with two […]

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Tour of Alberta

Stage 3: A win. Best Canadian rider. Points jersey. Most Aggressive rider. Good stuff boys, good stuff.   It did take a bit of mental fortitude to make it the 183km from […]

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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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Tabula Rasa

I announced yesterday that I will be retiring at the conclusion of the 2015 season. I thought it would spark a little conversation, but figured the bittersweet emotion wouldn’t start tugging at […]

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Paris to Nice by Bicycle

It would be interesting if races actually went from their namesake point A to point B. At the end of eight days, we will finish in Nice, but I think it’s been […]

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Thursday February 19

Today is Thursday for another few minutes. It’s also the 52nd annual Trofeo Laigueglia. This is a 190km one day race in Northern Italy. Oddly enough, I thought I had raced this […]

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