Links I Like — 25 November, 2011

Action Wipes — a 20% thank you from Velo Girls partner — like a shower in a bag!  There’s nothing better to refresh and recharge after a ride. Bike Flights — great options for flying with, or shipping, your bike! Grease Monkey Wipes — one of my favorite products with a HOT discount for Black Friday.  I use the canisters in my bike fit studio and carry the single packets on rides. Pactimo Black Friday Sale — check out our latest partner […]

How to do the Death Ride without really dying

After coaching last week’s Velo Girls Alpine Altitude Adventure camp, I wanted to share my top tips for Death Ride success. I’ve participated in the Death Ride three times (2010 will be my 4th). There are lots of ways to approach an event like this. Here are my best suggestions: #1 — Have a Plan. If you don’t have a plan, you’re less likely to keep on schedule, make the time cuts, and keep going when the day gets challenging. […]