Monday, January 31, 2011

Waco Miracle Match Marathon

Waco Miracle Match Marathon, brutal marathon that punishes you with major hills. The hills come just when fatique is setting in........, Beautiful set up. Great organizing, might carry a fuel belt , the water ran out later in the race. Notice I was wearing the Versatile CORIOVELO hat, that has built in earmuffs, and dry wicking material. Mostly made for Cycling but great for all around athletic events..

Friday, January 28, 2011

Triathlon Speed Skins

Last night several triathletes swam at the HUGULEY FITNESS CENTER. We all tried out our SWIM SPEED SKINS. I had on my Nineteen Frequency Speedskin (see above picture). My usual 100 yard time on a good day is 1:20 that is the fastest I have recorded. Last night in the Nineteen Frequency Speedskin, I recorded a 1:08, as documented by two people on the deck.. Nineteen Frequency Speedskin is awesome. So like all good swim research I did two more on my own and with me stopping the watch. 1:11 and 1:12. One of the other triathletes Nancy Henley knocked 10 seconds off of her 100. SWEEET...

Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Light mounts ideas for racing and commuting

Picture above is Josh Crain , a new rider to the CorioVelo tribe. Josh works at Fort Worth Cycling and Fitness. He will be riding Cannondale road bikes. We will be doing Monthly features on CorioVelo athletes once a month..
Picture to the side is of the NITTO bar, saw this on a Riders Bike at the 24 hour Texas Time Trial in September. One innovative way to include lights and handlebar mess .

CorioVelo coached athletes at the Texas Time trials utilized different methods of mounting their lights on to their bikes. here are just a few ideas from various riders.