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Colorado Avid Cyclist” is a lifestyle blog about bike touring, biking, and other adventures. It’s a place to read stories about cycling in Colorado and around the world, get inspired to take an adventure of your own, and find reviews of bikes and gear from a cyclist’s perspective.
We’re regular people who have found a passion for biking and want to help others find the same enjoyment. So whether you’re into mountain biking or touring with your family, there should be something here that can get you into an adventure too.
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How to Safely Return to Cycling After Injury?

By Christopher Schwenker — May 26, 2022 Follow this framework for a post-injury return to cycling protocol.  Injuries are an undeniable fact for athletes, even cyclists. The repetitive pedaling motion predisposes us to the perils

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Denver’s Original Bicycling Club

By Kate Agathon Denver’s Original Bicycling Club By: Kate Agathon For over a century, Denver’s bike-centric culture has been shaped by its unique bicycling clubs. This week’s newsletter features the Mile High City’s self-proclaimed “Original

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Business of the Month: Outside Events

Outside Events allows you to Choose Your Adventure! For years, cyclists in Colorado have enjoyed a group of epic rides that include the Elephant Rock, Copper Triangle, Tour of the Moon, and more.  Over the

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1 Simple Tip for Better Climbing

1 Simple Tip for Better Climbing Did you know that by simply bending your elbows you can improve your climbing power and control, thus improving your climbing performance? Why?  First, by bending your elbows you

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Shrimp Ceviche, the Perfect Spring Entre’

Shrimp Ceviche, the Perfect Spring Entre’  APRIL 21, 2022 Ceviche De Camaron is one of the ultimate healthy Mexican dishes. Fresh seafood + lots of “good for you” veggies, can’t get better than this! Serve it

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Recalibrating Transportation: A 2030 roadmap

April 19, 2019 / By Bicycle Colorado April 19, 2022 / Bicycle Colorado Recalibrating Transportation: A 2030 roadmap Bicycle Colorado, in partnership with SWEEP, NRDC, CoPIRG, and the Denver Streets Partnership, is asking Colorado leaders to meet greenhouse gas

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Training for Weight Loss

Maybe you made a goal of losing weight this Winter or offseason but feel as if you are falling short on that with about one month to go until Spring? Weight loss with cycling can

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“Don’t Be a Crab” (Cake!)

Low Carb Crab Cakes Low Carb Crab Cakes There are a lot of recipes out there for Crab Cakes, and most have Calories and Carbs that are off the chart.  This recipe creates a crab

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3 Ways to Overcome in High Pressure Situations

Competition can often put us in vulnerable situations as we put it all on the line for a chance at personal glory. But it doesn’t have to create pressure. Instead, competition can give you experiences and new direction that leads to new personal growth. 

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2022 Groove Fountain Festival Day 1

And So It Begins: Ryan Muncy was back in action shooting as the Colorado Road Season kicked off with the 2022 Groove Fountain Festival Day One Time Trial/Team Time Trial this past weekend.  Ryan has

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2022 Old Man Winter Rally Images

They say a picture is worth a 1000 words.  Nothing could be more true when referring to the images of those captured at athletic, specifically cycling events.  There is not shortage of those in Colorado. 

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Low Carb Fresh Crab Cakes

Low Carb Crab Cakes   Yesterday was National Crab Day.  There are a lot of recipes out there for Crab Cakes, and most have Calories and Carbs that are off the chart.  This recipe creates

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