The Peddler: A Series on Getting into Cycling
Training for the 100K Event Begins1 of 11
Taylor got on a road bike for the first time in late May, with just a few months until the July 27 event. Find out how the first few rides went.
Figuring Out Cycling Culture2 of 11
Why the judgment for wearing a T-shirt? When will I get used to this seat? How am I supposed to be able to drink water while riding? There's so much to learn.
Falling is a Rite of Passage3 of 11
It hurts: it's embarrassing and a bruise or scrape usually results. But, on a bike, falling is nearly inevitable.
Discovering Benefits of Cycling for Women4 of 11
It's not just about a good workout.
Finding My Cadence Halfway to the Event5 of 11
Halfway into training until the 100K cycling event. I've learned a lot, but there's a ways to go.
Clipping in to a Road Bike6 of 11
You'll never guess what happens! (Unless you're guessing that she falls.)
Finding Balance on the Bike7 of 11
When you don't know how to start, just get moving.
Breaking Things and Finding Progress8 of 11
Just as road cycling started to feel easy, this novice rider was humbled.
Finding the Right Bike Fit9 of 11
Shopping for a bike can be overwhelming. But if there's one thing to keep in mind, it's that a bicycle is only as good as its fit.
Falling off the Bike at Just the Wrong Time10 of 11
Taylor takes a bad fall just in time to change up plans for the Rapha Women's 100 cycling event.