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Smiles From the Old Reels: Season 2014

After a lengthy pause, just at the 2 year anniversary of TheTallCyclist it is time for a long awaited catching up or as we say around here: “Smiles from the old reels.” Each event will get it’s separate post that would be linked to the categories here; this post is like a table of content […]

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The Many Things Happening With Me in The Last Months in Cycling

The blog has been very quiet for the last couple of months, that being said that doesn’t mean I have hung up my wheels and called it quits. Quite the opposite. With the many things going on and training picking up in earnest as I was getting ready for the 2014 national championships, somehow the […]

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Power Meters for Track Cycling

Power Meters for Track Cycling Track cycling is a very simplistic niche of cycling (a bike, one gear and 2 wheels, that’s it!) therefore, there is not an overwhelming variety of gear choices, even less when it comes to powermeters. For most of us, myself included, track cycling is a side activity, ‘something for fun,’ […]

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Anatomy of a Track Bike

Your track bike is very similar to a road or TT bike with a few minor changes. Frame Manufactures will often take a current road or TT bike frame and alter it for track. For example the Cervelo T3 is actually a P3C with some minor changes. The rear drop out will be narrower to […]