Weekend Updates

Valentin  and Daniela will be leading their ride again this Saturday and it is going to start at 7AM.

 

The Big Boy Shoot Out starts at 7AM as well.

 

The Old Man leaves punctually at 6:45AM.

 

All times can be verified here: https://www.fairwheelbikes.com/service/disclaimer/

 

I sure hope this weekend we have exceptional attendance. I am ready to get the team  back toghether and focused on the big goal ahead. So lets make this weekend great and the start of our intentional process to reach our season ending goal.

Week of 3/21

This week kids should be back to normal school schedules with only Cat Foot having spring break.
We are going to continue to focus on climbing and endurance as we prepare for whiskey and Gila.
However, on Tuesday, we are going to earn our trail time. We are going to work with Pima county and their trail building crew during our normal practice times. Please if you coach on Tuesday and can join this should be a really fun opportunity.
Tuesday— trail building day. Please have your riders come with approx clothes to hike and work with tools such as shovels and picks.
Wednesday—. 2:30 and 4:30. Road rides.
Thursday— 4:30 mtb
Saturday— finally back to a shoot out or your morning road ride.
Sunday— there is a crit race in Phoenix that some kids might attend. Or if anyone has the energy and time to take a crew of kids out.

Spring Break

As most of you know I have the exciting opportunity to take a group of kids and coaches to Colombia to introduce them to what I hope becomes our sister club.

 

I also know that many of you will have the opportunity to travel with family and friends.

 

Enjoy the break and be safe.

 

Training Plan

We are 7 weeks away from our goal events in late April the Whiskey MTB race and the Tour of the Gila.

 

These races are all about climbing and have a huge engine. So we need to build it by climbing and getting on solid rides.

 

This week if you around I encourage you to go on big rides that make you fall in love with the bike again.

 

Tuesday– Coach Ken and Chuck will be available during regualr hours to take folks out.

 

Wednesday– I want to encourage riders to attend and to support and volutneer at Grupito again during regular hours.

 

Thursday – Sunday– Ride with your teammates, call them up, coordinate to meet and to get out on beautiful rides that fill your soul.

 

I challenge you to get on rides that are big enough to stretch your limits in a fun and safe way.

 

I will be posting pictures on social media.

 

Safe travels everyone this break.

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