Category Archives: Recovery

Losing Momentum

I’m not talking about momentum in any physical sense as I would expect any cyclist to be intimately familiar with rolling characteristics of his bike and hardly need any blog post to discuss it. I’m talking about figurative momentum: in … Continue reading

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Thunderhead Training Hike – Training Retrospective

As a warmup to our upcoming Grand Canyon rim-to-rim-to-rim hike, we hiked from Cades Cove, TN to the summit of Thunderhead totaling 13.9 mi round-trip and 3665 feet of ascent. This post is a retrospective on my fitness following that … Continue reading

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On Recovery, Or Not

For the last several weeks, I’ve been complaining about my reduced ability to recover this year. To be honest, I’m not even sure I’ve said this out loud. It’s been on my mind so much that I imagine I’ve talked … Continue reading

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