"Global racing program paying off for Team Illuminate" -Cyclingnews.com, Dec 2017

COLOMBIA; Mid-race adjustments

COLOMBIA; Mid-race adjustments

During a race you sometimes have to make adjustments or repairs and stopping is often not an option. In Colombia, during Stage 3 at Oro y Paz, Martin came back to the team car and described that his seat had slipped, it was now angled down, he was able to...

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COLOMBIA; Bottle duty

COLOMBIA; Bottle duty

For a race like Oro y Paz, with 6 riders, the team will probably go through ~400 bottles over the course of the race. In terms of calculating, you have to figure the race itself is 6-days and all the riders are arriving 3-days before the start. Now, keep in mind, the riders...

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COLOMBIA; Pre-race bike prep

COLOMBIA; Pre-race bike prep

Prepping the bikes before a big international race like Oyo y Paz is a 2-step process. The first step is getting everything ready and packing in the United States and the second step is getting everything unpacked and ready whenever you can once you arrive - in this instance in...

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