I'll admit it, I was super spoiled by Hartford Nationals last year. We got to sleep in our own beds before the race and effectively zero logistical planning went into getting our bodies and our belongings to the venue. It was simple. Of course, that was an ideal scenario quite possibly never to be seen … Continue reading If Cyclocross Nationals Happens in the Desert, is it Cyclocross at all?
ORDER HERE TO USE PAYPAL GO HERE If you've also been racing in New England or you follow us on social media, you may have seen our new coffee kits https://www.instagram.com/p/BZyUbgUhgSJ/?taken-by=team_averica We’re so excited about these. They mean a lot to us. We had been wanting to do a couple things: Build a kit that … Continue reading The Coffee Kits!
Remember our last post where we said we were making room for another in the tent? Now it's time to tell you who! Team Averica is excited to announce Leslie Lupien as the newest member of the team for the 2017/18 cyclocross season! If you have met or ridden with Leslie before, you already know that she … Continue reading There’s a New Girl in Town
Ready or not, the CX season is rapidly approaching! We couldn't possibly be more excited. In fact, we're so excited that we're thinking about taking on another teammate! The thing we love about this team is how it's turned into a sort of roving family on wheels. We all like and support each other, on … Continue reading Make Room in the Tent!
Hey, it's Wednesday July 27th! Not only will this be the last "What's Cooking?" of July, but it's our MA Crit Championships tonight at GP Beverly! Surely you are all equally excited. Mid-summer heat leaves us all searching for cold foods. And what better cold food than salad? Today we share some salads Lydia Summertime … Continue reading What’s Cooking? NE Crit Champs Day!
Wednesday recipe day! My favorite day of the week. No really, I hope other people look forward to reading this bit as much as we look forward to posting it. We're working on the idea of some theme weeks going forward - this week? Portable foods! Lydia Pancake riding bars! These are maple-y and delicious. Recommended … Continue reading What’s Cooking with TA? July 20 Edition
Hey! We got some really great feedback last weekend from some of our favorite fellow racers about this column. It's exciting to know that people are reading (and following along!) and now we're challenged to up our cooking game. Perfect timing actually, as training is just starting to ramp up for a focus on cyclocross. … Continue reading What’s Cooking? Long Weekend Recovery!
Erin 'Tis the season for hard after work rides. Expecting to do an interval ride after work means being ready to pedal hard around 6pm. After a noon-time lunch, there's a big fueling gap before a late ride. I've experimented with a bunch of late-afternoon meal options, but have recently been a big fan of … Continue reading What’s Cooking? End of June Edition