KEEPING ON TRACK DURING THE HOLIDAYS.

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The year is quickly drawing to a close, and all of a sudden your calendar becomes increasingly full of holiday parties, gift shopping and family events.  Don’t get me wrong, it’s a fantastic time of year, but for athletes it can be a real challenge to maintain a training focus and keep on track.  Here are some handy tips to maintain a sensible balance this December. Continue reading “KEEPING ON TRACK DURING THE HOLIDAYS.”

TIPS TO FALL IN LOVE WITH YOUR INDOOR TRAINER THIS WINTER.

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For those athletes in the northern hemisphere, winter is rapidly approaching.  Here in Colorado, although we haven’t had any significant snow yet, there have been mulitple days in a row where the thermometer has barely ticked over freezing.  But we’re tough, and we have big goals for next season, so that means bringing your training game indoors at times.  Here are some reasons why training indoors doesn’t have to suck this winter.  Continue reading “TIPS TO FALL IN LOVE WITH YOUR INDOOR TRAINER THIS WINTER.”

AN INSIGHT INTO KENNETT PETERSON’S LOS CABOS 70.3 PREPARATION.

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I’ve had the fortune of knowing Kennett Peterson for many years now. We were teammates for just one season, his final season as a road cyclist before switching to triathlon.  This year he enlisted my coaching help in order to improve his bike leg which undoubtedly is his strength across the three disciplines involved.

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SO, IS HIRING A COACH REALLY GOING TO HELP ME IMPROVE?

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Believe it or not, this is one of the most commonly asked questions I receive.  Usually, it comes from an athlete who has been riding and competing for a few seasons, reaching a decent skill and fitness level that they are content with.  But unfortunately most of the time this is where things usually begin to plateau, and getting to the next level becomes a larger hurdle than anticipated.  One of the main reasons for hiring a coach is quite simply to fast track your success and to help you push beyond your current limitations.  Who doesn’t want to reach their goals in a shorter amount of time at a rate beyond what you can achieve on your own?

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WELCOME TO WINNING EDGE CYCLING

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Welcome to the new Winning Edge Cycling website!   Feel free to browse my site for up to date information on 2017 coaching service packages, current athlete, and coaching philosophies.  Cycling has been my passion for as long as I can remember, and I would be highly excited to help you achieve your goals on two wheels, no matter how small or large.

 

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Chris racing the Tour Of Utah in 2017.