by Mikael Hanson, Enhance Sports
With the early arrival of spring, I have some observations to share. First, this was the earliest I can remember being able to ride outside with shorts on. Second, I logged more bike miles this January and February than ever before. Lastly, all this extra time on the bike so early in the year does take takes it toll to a body just coming off a winter break!
In my twenties recovery came easy and rest days, well those were few and far between and in my opinion for the weak minded. I used to become overcome with guilt for skipping a training day, even when I was sick and lived by the mantra that somewhere someone is training and when you meet them in competition, they will beat you. They say, with age comes wisdom. Continue reading
Augusta Training Series – Masters Race
• Keith Hala 1st
• Joe Straub 3rd
After a rather uneventful start of the race Joe Straub dumped some serious wattage onto the pavement to close down a breakaway that had formed in the last few laps. This set up Keith Hala for some easy sprinting to grab the win. Joe, after all that effort, still managed to hang on to 3rd.
Augusta Training Series – 1,2,3 Race
• Keith Hala 4th
• Joe Straub 7th
• Glenn Babikain 8th Continue reading
Jeffrey Lesser is in his second year on Team Rockstar Games / Signature Cycles. Based in Fairfield County, CT, he races regionally in the category five field and is consistently in the hunt for the podium and the win. We’re looking forward to seeing what Jeffery can do for the team at the Tour of the Battenkill this weekend!
What was your first bike?
My first race bike was an aluminum Klein (orange sparkle). I bought it on my 40th birthday while driving home from work.
Describe your first race. Continue reading