Grewal to Compete At MERCO

1984 Olympic gold medalist, Alexi Grewal’s comeback to elite level cycling will take its most difficult step on March 3 when he lines up at the MERCO Credit Union Cycling Classic pb McLane. The Merco-McLane event will be his first time against top national level competition since he retired from cycling in the mid 1990s,…

Adamson Went To School In Belgium

Living the dream. Pursuing your passion, it sounds perfect like wine and roses, or maybe beer and frites in this case. But living the dream is not easy, hard challenges must be faced and sometimes you are pushed to the limit physically and mentally. Canadian Shaun Adamson (Cycle-Smart) lived the dream, racing cross in Belgium…

Battenkill Adds Twilight Criterium to Weekend

Organizers of the 2011 Tour of the Battenkill announce their Professional race as part of the 7th annual event on Sunday, April 10 in Cambridge, NY. The professional race which drew an international field in 2010 will be held the same day as the popular amateur event where an expected 3,000 participants are expected to…

Tables Turned And Amazing Things

Tables were turned this week when Christopher T. Smith, PR Helmeteer at Lazer Helmets, interviewed yours truly for his blog. It was fun but Chris sort of stomped me when he asked ‘what’s the most amazing thing you have seen so far in a race?’ I couldn’t find just one thing. Well, the question stayed…

Mercy Cycling rolls into 2011

With new sponsors, a new look, and an improved roster, the Mercy Elite Cycling Team has begun its 2011 campaign like no other season in the storied 16 year history of the team. For the first time Mercy Cycling will be on the best bikes in the world, built by one of biggest manufacturers in…

Jelly Belly SEALs Team Building

For the second year in a row, the Jelly Belly p/b Kenda team engaged in a 3-hour SEALs training session as part of team building. Divided into 3 “boat crews”, the 12 riders and one guest were put through drills, called evolutions, on the beach and in the water at Coronado, California. Video.