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Hello, My Name is Mark

Hello, My Name is Mark

This is the second article of what we hope will be a weekly series. This article is reprinted in entirety with permission from Team Kyle’s Bike Shop. I’m a transportation safety & crash investigator for the USDOT. I was a State Trooper for 10 years and I know what State Statute 316 has to say […]

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Hello, my name is Gayna

Hello, my name is Gayna

This is the first in the series of “Hello my name is …” articles with the purpose of fostering respect and understanding between cyclists and motorists. This is not one sided. Both sides make mistakes. Unfortunately, one side seems to end up with the most deaths and injuries. Our goal is to create more awareness […]

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We Have EVENTS!

We Have EVENTS!

Here are the events our club is putting on for the rest of 2016: Cowbell Classic Time Trial – Labor Day, September 5th East Orlando Cross Fest – November 12 and 13 Florida KOM Time Trial – Black Friday Cowbell Classic Time Trial Started in 2011, this will be our 6th annual Cowbell Classic time […]

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Trail to Trail

Author John Tenney shares his experience of a recent dual discipline cycling event known as “Trail to Trail” where mountain biking and road cycling are combined in to one race. Before this year, I had never heard of Trail to Trail. Our team now has a strong popular mountain bike division though, so more of […]

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Rider Profile:  Ryan Seebeck

Rider Profile: Ryan Seebeck

Today we feature one of our”young guns”. Ryan joined us this year after riding with Winter Springs Cycling for a year. ORR: Ryan please tell us how you got started in racing. I used to do a lot of running events and bought a bike for triathlons. I realized I like cycling more and sort […]

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Ride Report:  2016 Cross Florida

Ride Report: 2016 Cross Florida

Our “Adminator” and “Grand Poobah” John Will Tenney gives his account of the 2016 Cross Florida Ride. It was deja vu. Last year all over again. Climbing in to “Duncan’s” Ford pickup truck with Darren Hill and our bikes in the back. Fearing for my life as Duncan insisted on looking directly at me in […]

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Rider Profile:  Brooke Botterill

Rider Profile: Brooke Botterill

Today your author is pleased to be joined by one of our KBS Katz, Miss Brooke Botterill. Brooke is a cat 4 in the 35 year old racing group. She hails from Baltimore, MD. She has a masters degree in Environmental Biology and is a staff scientist at E Sciences, an environmental engineering firm in […]

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Rider Profile:  Pat Jennings

Rider Profile: Pat Jennings

Today we feature one of our most “senior” riders. We’ve been proud to have Pat Jennings on our team since 2013. In 2015, when ORR transitioned over to Team Kyle’s Bike Shop, Pat was glad to come along and has been a valuable contributor ever since. He is primarily a time trialist, that is, he […]

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The Almost Article

The Almost Article

John Tenney is not a fast cyclist. He is not known to “leave people in the dust”. In fact you could say he isn’t really that good an athlete. However, due to his persistence in attending as many races as he could, he finished near the top of the Florida Cyclocross rankings for 2015. The […]

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"If I Can Do It ..."

“If I Can Do It …”

John Tenney tells us about his 2015 goals and wins. Author’s note: This started out to be a 2015 year in review but who wants to read about someone else’s accomplishments? This year, your author has decided to speak to the other athletes with words of encouragement, inspiration and all around, general, getyourassoffthecouchism. 2015 was […]