Here we are in the middle of June and believe it or not there are only about 10 weeks left until the start of the 2018/19 cyclocross season in North America. The season kicks off September 1st this year with UCI racing in Virginia and Toronto.
RideCX invites you to countdown toward to the start of the season with 10 weeks of tips and tricks to get your bike, body, and mind ready for the intensity of cyclocross racing.
10 weeks out is a great time to be thinking about getting your equipment finalized. As the season approaches you’ll be moving from general base training to practicing the more specific skills for ‘cross. You want to do those skills and fitness on the equipment you’ll be racing on.
That seems obvious, but so many riders make last-minute changes right before the season and then lack that familiarity with their equipment. Your bike should feel like an extension of your body, not something new. To get there requires repetition. So with 10 weeks to go, here are some things to dial in:
See you next week!