The Complete Book of Road Cycling & Racing by Willard Peveler

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Ride faster, fitter, smarter, & farther

Every road rider has goals. Yours may be to begin racing, to become more competitive, or to win a specific tour. Not interested in racing? Perhaps you want to complete your first century ride, improve your overall fitness, or ride father and faster just for the sheer joy of flying on two wheels.

No matter what your goals, The Complete Book of Road Cycling and Racing gives you all the information you need to become a better, more performance-focused cyclist. Written by an accomplished racing coach, cyclist, and exercise physiologist, this book shows you how to:

Fit the bike to your body for maximum efficiency and comfort Ride safely in a group Cope with any weather or altitude Maintain your bike Prepare for races of all types Master racing strategies and tactics Train efficiently and stay in peak condition year-round And much more

About Willard Peveler

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Will Peveler, Ph.D., has coached cycling at the University of Alabama and Western Kentucky University. He has ridden competitively since 1994, and is expert in fitting cyclists on their bikes. He holds a Ph.D. in exercise physiology from the University of Alabama and has published many articles on his research in biomechanics and performance in cycling.
Published August 29, 2008 by International Marine/Ragged Mountain Press. 241 pages
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Sports & Outdoors. Non-fiction

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