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Strava Hunting

“Just so you know, there’s a Strava segment up here.” Myself and a couple of buddies were riding. We’d just rolled through an intersection which took us away from town and into the rolling, green hills of Greenville, South Carolina – my hometown. The ribbon of tarmac dipped and curved – generally a beautiful road […]

US Pro Championships

This weekend is the last US Pro Cycling championships in Greenville, South Carolina. We had a good seven-year run here in the Upstate. Next year the championships is moving to Chattanooga, Tennessee, remaining until 2015. In addition to the move the women’s professional championships will be contested for the first time next year. Yeah – […]

Asheville wins bid for 2016 national cyclo-cross national championships

USA Cycling officially announced that Asheville, North Carolina submitted the winning bid to host the 2016 national cyclo-cross national championships. The other candidates: Boulder, Colorado and Austin, Texas, were awarded the 2014 and 2015 championships respectively. Due to the high quality of bids, Asheville will be hosting the national championships for just one year instead […]

David Lee – Rock and roll meets cycling

Being a musician requires time, dedication, and practice. Being an athlete requires time, dedication, and practice. Charleston resident David Lee manages to do both. As a guitarist for The Legendary Shack Shakers he’s played with Robert Plant, Rancid, and Dolly Parton. Being in a working rock band means touring, which literally had him playing in […]

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