Big Hurt

Big Hurt is a four-leg test of endurance, strength, and tenacity intertwined with the beauty of the North Olympic Peninsula. Compete solo or as a relay team to complete a mountain bike in the Foothills of the Olympic Mountain, a…

Cyclocross Basics Part 2

by Adnan Kadir, Aeolus Endurance – Cyclocross is great training for cycling and in endurance coaching circles, widely respected as not only a winter training sport, but a specialty in and of itself. It is technique-heavy, as cycling disciplines go,…

Cyclocross Basics Part 1

As the leaves begin to change color and the road season comes to a close, thoughts often turn to cyclocross. CX is a great way to build your skills, stay in shape, and have some fun. It’s far more fun, though, after you being to get some of the technique down and you start to flow.

Training Toolbox – August 2013 – Junk Miles

by Adnan Kadir, Aeolus Endurance – When endurance athletes talk about training, a phrase that often comes up is “junk miles.”  There is a fair amount of misunderstanding about what junk miles are and what they mean to an athlete. …