Bicycling Tips: How to Become a Better, More Efficient Climber

uphill cyclingCincinnati is full of hills, from the west side to the east side, north and south. Some short, some long and always plenty with incredible grades! Here’s a great article on tips for climbing….

Challenging terrain is what cycling is all about. Unless you are a born and reared, stay-at-home flatlander you are no doubt aware of the effects of gravity and the need to become a better, more efficient climber. Getting better at cycling uphill requires improvements in both strength-to-weight ratio and technical skill. This article will address technical skills and save the strength-to-weight issue for later. Let’s start with a few seldom discussed basics of seated climbing and literally go up from there.
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The HeartStone Tour is the major fundraiser event for the HeartStone Foundation. Proceeds will go to assist individuals facing financial hardship caused by medical emergencies. The HeartStone Tour is an essential fundraiser for the HeartStone Foundation, as well as a great way to spend your day cycling and having fun with family and friends!
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