Thoughts from the breakaway

Last week was the season finale of the Bryan Park Training Series. It was the last chance this year to get a good result.  It was also 90° with like, inside-of-an-old-dog's-mouth levels of humidity.  And because cycling is a sport full of juxtapositions, it's safer to ride aggressively and attack off the front. Since returning from injury, …

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Let it fly

Returning to racing made me realize that it had been a while since I did something that properly terrified me. The comforts of adulthood have allowed me to avoid doing things that make me anxious. I like to think I go out and challenge myself professionally, physically, personally, but there's always a level of discomfort …

It goes on

The night before the trip began, a double rainbow appeared over the Atlantic in Yorktown. From the hotel courtyard, we all joked how it was a good omen for the trip. It turned out it was more than just wishful thinking: TransAm 2016 was, by any account, a complete success, and I'm sad that it's …