Posted on Mar 29, 2010

Hell Week starts on the same weekend of the Texas Hill Country 600km. Last year I spent a couple days of recovery with my crew that was staying on for Hell Week in Fredericksburg TX. I did a little eighty mile recovery spin with them one day and thought this is kind of cool. For 2010 my crew from last [...]

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Texas Hill Country 600K

Posted on Mar 19, 2010

Let’s take a trip back to 2009 and the first running of the Texas Hill Country 600km (though not a true 600k at only 360 miles):  John Schlitter of Team Bacchetta won the overall with a time of 20:59 total time while Kent Polk, also of Team Bacchetta, finished fourth overall. They were the sum total of recumbents in attendance.  [...]

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Getting Bent: A Newcomer’s Account by Bill Patterson

Posted on Mar 3, 2010

“I’m in transition”. No I’m not undergoing gender change surgery. I’m in the process of switching much of my riding from a traditional road bike to a recumbent.  In my case, the recumbent is a Bacchetta Corsa, a short wheel base “high racer” model. Before I go into any of that: why a recumbent in the first place? A couple [...]

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