CX season is finally here and people all over the state are practicing mounts and dismounts, throwing major wattage into intervals and heckling their friends and co-workers to fine-tune their gameday shenanigans.
Wether you’re new to the sport or a seasoned pro, here are tips for your prep, some rule changes to be aware of and more.
Seal your rubber. Wether you ride tubed, tubeless or tubular, use of sealant (like TX-based Orange Seal) is a must. Goat heads are everywhere in the great state. Trust us.
No, seriously, trust us and go install some sealant this week.
Buy a cowbell. Or a vuvuzela. Or a trumpet. We like to make some noise at our events and have fun. It starts with being obnoxious and encouraging.
Bring handups. Bacon. Beer. Shrimp cocktail. Tequila. Cookies. Dolla dolla bils, yo. All of those things have ended up on my person or in my body during a race. Oh, and the kids love Twizzler handups (ok, adults, too). Continue Reading…