NoCo Bike Show August

NoCo Bike Show August

The NoCo Bike Show for August is shaping up to be really swell.  In addition to the usual news and updates on all things bike and transportation, from advocacy to racing, we'll have some local bike trivia with prizes and two featured guests.  This week, those guests include a couple...

Fort Collins Parks Department Considers Cyclo-cross Pilot Program

Fort Collins Parks Department Considers Cyclo-cross Pilot Program

Kacey Campbell races the 2017 Cross of the North Cyclo-cross race. Photo by Paul Kumm. I am happy to announce that the Fort Collins Parks Department is considering building a cyclo-cross course at one of our local parks.  Kenny Bearden of Overland Mountain Bike Club, Bruce Henderson of Bike...

Training for Cyclocross- Running

Training for Cyclocross- Running

by Ainslie MacEachran Photo by Paul Kumm Cyclocross, once considered the red headed stepchild of bike racing, has gained vast popularity in the US. It requires some varied talents and it favors hard men/women. While I would never advocate skimping on training, there two key areas that a cyclist...

Zack Allison's 2017 Argon 18 Nitrogen

Zack Allison's 2017 Argon 18 Nitrogen

Since many of you are getting ready for Zack Allison's Bite the Bullet Gran Fondo this weekend, I thought we should take a look at a bike you definitely won't want to ride the BTB on, Zack's 2017 Argon 18 Nitrogen.  The small Argon 18 with Enve wheels, bar and stem and Sram drive-train...

Lory MTB Series CANCELLED

Lory MTB Series CANCELLED

Photo by /aul Kumm Updated- 08/03/2017-12:55The Ciclismo Youth Foundation has decided to CANCEL the Lory Mountain Challenge mountain bike race series this summer. The high cost of hosting a race at a state park and not wanting to compete with the Laramie MTB series for a very limited number of...

Local Race News

IMAGE Lory MTB Series CANCELLED
Thursday, 03 August 2017
Photo by /aul Kumm Updated- 08/03/2017-12:55The Ciclismo Youth Foundation... Read More...
IMAGE Double Damn Dams Trial Series pb Backcountry Delicatessen Information
Tuesday, 01 August 2017
The Double Damn Dam Time Trial Series pb Backcountry Delicatessen will... Read More...
IMAGE Double Damn Dams Trial Series pb Backcountry Delicatessen Registration
Monday, 31 July 2017
Registration for the Double Damn Dams Trial Series pb Backcountry... Read More...
IMAGE 2017 Taft Hill Time Trial Series pb Backcountry Delicatessen Registration
Wednesday, 07 June 2017
    Registration for the Taft Hill Time Trial Series pb... Read More...

Featured Columns

IMAGE ADAPTATIONS BY BEN MILLER: Limits to VO2max
Monday, 18 January 2016
If you have any physiology, performance, or nutrition related... Read More...
IMAGE ADAPTATIONS BY BEN MILLER: The Fountain of Youth
Tuesday, 01 December 2015
If you have any physiology, performance, or nutrition related... Read More...
IMAGE ADAPTATIONS BY BEN MILLER: Getting a “Beet”Down
Thursday, 15 October 2015
If you have any physiology, performance, or nutrition related... Read More...
IMAGE Adaptations by Ben Miller: Articles of interest for the days of summer
Monday, 31 August 2015
If you have any physiology, performance, or nutrition related... Read More...

Interviews

IMAGE 20ish Questions with Cannondale Drapac Doctor, Rick Morgan
Wednesday, 29 March 2017
Dr Morgan at the start of Milan San Remo, his first race of the season.... Read More...
IMAGE The End of an Era: Ford Isbey Steps Down as the Wednesday and Saturday Open Rides Leader
Monday, 31 October 2016
Rider Name Ford IsbeyTeam Formerly First City... Read More...
IMAGE 20ish Questions with Georgia Gould- Fall 2016
Thursday, 27 October 2016
Fort Collins' Georgia Gould raced the 2016 mtb season with the best... Read More...
IMAGE 20ish Questions with Taylor Warren
Wednesday, 27 July 2016
Photo by Dean Warren This week YGR catches up with the current road and... Read More...

Featured Road Routes

IMAGE Car 78
Sunday, 31 March 2013
Long and flat. 78 Miles 1919 feet of elevation gain. Because sometimes you just gotta go ride around in the middle of nowhere.    Read More...

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Womens specific Giant LIV has vey little miles. Excellent condition
2003 S-WORKS Epic Frame and Sid World Cup Fork
Ellsworth Truth 26" FS Medium
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