Is Joining a Team Right for You?

Is Joining a Team Right for You?

I was a mountain biker long before I ever touched a road bike. I met someone who told me he knew a lot about bike racing and said that I should pick up the road bike because that’s how you get really fit. I did my first road race, which was actually a stage...
Rouge Roubaix :: A Hard Woman’s Race

Rouge Roubaix :: A Hard Woman’s Race

Photo courtesy of Rouge Roubaix For those unfamiliar with the Rouge Roubaix— it’s 103 miles of sandy gravel, dirt, chip-seal, steep climbs, and bad roads all in the heat and humidity of Louisiana. It’s a relentless course, truly making it a...
Koochella Rising :: Building the Field

Koochella Rising :: Building the Field

Koochella Rising from All-City Cycles on Vimeo. An all-female track cycling team forms to take the Minneapolis velodrome by storm. Anna Schwinn chats about building the track scene in Minneapolis. Time to have some fun and race some...
Hadnet Kidane’s Ride to an Ethiopian Olympic Bid

Hadnet Kidane’s Ride to an Ethiopian Olympic Bid

Hadnet Kidane is all of 5′ nothing weighing 115 pounds. She is a tiny young Ethiopian cyclist, a woman. In February at the Continental Championships in Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, I do not know if it was her first time racing internationally but I highly...