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Velogames Rest Day League Update

An update on the Team Health Warrior Velogames league standings.
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It's Velogames TDF Time!

It's competition time! Are you a Tour de France nerd? Think you know your Cancellaras from your Kittels? Join our Velogames competition and pitch your own team for the chance to win some cool prizes from Health Warrior and Garneau!
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Team Health Warrior in Velonews

If you happen to be perusing Velonews make sure to keep an eye out for Team Health Warrior – one of Photo Rhetoric‘s images from Rasputitsa has a full page spread in the Tour De France preview edition.
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The Interview: Liz Marcello and the State of NYC Bike Racing

Liz Marcello is a New York City-based racer who served as one of the first female Presidents of the Century Road Club Association (CRCA), one of the oldest and largest cycling clubs in the entire country with a history that dates to 1898. She was also previously Vice-President of Racing for the Club, responsible for the entire Club race series in Central Park and for several years she has been the race director of the Grant's Tomb Criterium, one of just two urban criteriums left in New York City. As we have been pondering questions like "Are Bike Races Broken" Team Health Warrior's own Matthew Vandivort took the opportunity to sit with Liz and get her thoughts on the state of New York City bike racing.
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Answer to Cancer: the short films

Team Health Warrior and Health Warrior are pleased to partner with the Cancer Research Institute to support the upcoming Answer to Cancer Ride on June 25th that will contribute 100% of funds raised toward cancer immunotherapy research. With 25, 50 and 100 mile distances we’re pleased to add A2C to our list of fundraising activities, alongside the Tour of the Litchfield Hills and ERRACE.
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CRCA New Rider Clinic Info Session

Mat Street and I took place in a new racer orientation on this past Tuesday at the new Rapha Cycle Club along with a few other racers and coaches including Natalie Tapias and Jaime Soper of Velo Classic/Stans, Emma Frame of Radical Media and CRCA coach Tara Parsons. The event was mostly geared towards participants of this weekend's upcoming "race clinic" that took place this past weekend during one of the traditional CRCA races.
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The Interview: Are Bike Races Broken?

I didn't want to write this. Ever since my retirement from the very glamorous and very unpaid gig of promoting bike races for the Century Road Club Association (CRCA) I have been luxuriating in not having to worry about permits and budgets and rider registration trends. It has been glorious. Unfortunately we're entering peak season for bike racers complaining about race promoters. And so as I observed a recent Facebook comment from an elite racer criticizing the ratio of registration fee to prize payout for the upcoming Bear Mountain Classic I attempted to ignore it.
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Century Development Foundation Board Nominations

The Century Road Club Development Foundation (CRCDF) is seeking nominations for its 2016 Board of Directors. The Foundation, which supports youth cycling in the New York City tri-state area via CRCA Development Team, is being revamped this year with an expanded mission statement that includes supporting U23 riders as they transition from junior level to senior racing as well as several strategic priorities
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Answer to Cancer: Cycle Like a Pro Panel

Team Health Warrior and Health Warrior are pleased to partner with the Cancer Research Institute to support the upcoming Answer to Cancer Ride on June 25th that will contribute 100% of funds raised toward cancer immunotherapy research. With 25, 50 and 100 mile distances we're pleased to support A2C as well as Tour of the Litchfield Hills and ERRACE. As part of the buildup to A2C, the Cancer Research Institute is hosting a free panel discussion on how to Cycle Like a Pro with representatives of Team Holowesko-Citadel. Full details below, we invite everyone to join!
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Cycle for Survival: Blue Ribbon Pennell Venture Cycling Fundraising

For the past five years, first as Team Sixcycle and more recently as Team Health Warrior, the concept of giving back has always been core to the culture of our squad through direct fundraising at the Tour of Litchfield Hills, where we have raised over $20,000 for cancer treatment, as well as support for events like ERRACE. Now we’re asking for your support in raising funds for Cycle for Survival
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NYC Streetscapes: the new Rapha Cycle Club

For the past few months there's been a huge hole in my "long-ride" routine -- that's a stop on the way home at Rapha along the West Side Highway to grab a egg and cheese sandwich and a coffee. Fortunately I was able to fill that hole this morning and drop by their brand-new SoHo location on Prince Street off West Broadway.
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Team Health Warrior at Be the Match Run Walk

In addition to our on the bike charitable activities such as ERRACE and the Tour of the Litchfield Hills where we have raised over $20,000 for cancer treatment, Team Health Warrior p/b RK&O is committed to working within the community…
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Tour of the Litchfield Hills B-Roll

Over the last 4 years, Team Health Warrior has shared stories and photos from our official team charity ride the Tour of the Litchfield Hills. This year, we were fortunate to have racer Greg Addo film the day from a follow car. As a result,…
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Photo Rhetoric: Tour of the Litchfield Hills

It was an early morning but a beautiful day for the 2015 edition the Tour of the Litchfield Hills, Team Health Warrior p/b RK&O's official charity, with Photo Rhetoric documenting an incredible day of riding and raising money for cancer…
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Why We Ride: Tour of the Litchfield Hills

In addition to training and racing throughout the year, each year Team Health Warrior p/b RK&O commits to supporting an official charity. For 2015, we are pleased to announce that the Team will be returning to the Tour of the Litchfield…
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The Great Escape

After a brutal stretch of winter that involved all too many hours on the trainer, Sunday proved to be a rare opportunity to get outside and get in a proper ride, under blue skies and a fair amount of sun. While we had an unfortunate mishap on…
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CRCA Junior Development Team at RadicalVelo

The CRCA Junior Development Team officially kicked off their 2015 season today with a group trainer workout thanks to the support of Gavi Epstein of RadicalVelo. We had a packed house as the entire team completed FTP testing to help isolate…
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CRCA Junior Development Foundation Ride

With the long ramp to the 2015 season approaching we spent a lukewarm Sunday afternoon riding with several of the racers from the CRCA Junior Development Foundation, a terrific U19 program supported by the Century Road Club Association. Our…
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Tour of the Litchfield Hills Ride Report

On Sunday April 3, Team Sixcycle-RK&O returned to the Tour of the Litchfield Hills for the third consecutive year. Despite the threatening clouds and predicted rain, the atmosphere at the start was one of hope and celebration. The Team once…
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ERRACE and Miles4Mary Ride Report

This season we have had the privilege of partnering with Health Warrior, a company on the cutting edge of nutrition with a focus on Chia. It's been a great partnership and as we embrace the active and positive lifestyle promoted by the Health…
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Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer

If there were official Team Sixcycle-RK&O rules, the first rule would be “everyone races” and the second, equally important, team rule would be “everyone volunteers their love for the sport, at least once a year, towards a worthy…
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ERRACE with Health Warrior

As we have highlighted over the years, charity involvement is at the core of Team Sixcycle-RK&O’s mission.In addition to our official charity ride, the Tour of the Litchfield Hills, the team is honored to announce we will be joining…
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Team Sixcycle & Photo Rhetoric Sponsor Harlem Crit Women’s Field

Team Sixcycle-R&KO is proud to announce that the team, working in conjunction with team sponsor Photo Rhetoric, will be returning as the title sponsor of the women’s field at the 41st Annual Skyscraper-Harlem Cycling Classic on June 15th.…
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Official 2014 Charity: TOLH

In addition to training and racing throughout the year, Team Sixcycle-RK&O aims to keep charity at the core of its mission. In addition to supporting rides like Bike MS and Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer every year the team maintains…
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#RideAllYear

For the past two years Team Sixcycle-RK&O has been privileged to partner with Louis Garneau, the manufacturer of some of the finest cycling apparel available today (as well as a range of other products including bikes and nutrition).After…
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Bike MS 2013

In addition to a busy race schedule, Team Sixcycle-RK&O is also committed to raising funds for charitable causes, most notable via the Tour of Litchfield Hills, for which the team has raised more than $16,000 over the past two years.In…
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Ride to Defeat ALS

Charity has always been at the core of the Team Sixcycle-RK&O culture, led by our support of the Tour of the Litchfield Hills. As part of another charitable cause, Team Sixcycle-RK&O's Charlie Bird recently took part in the Ride to Defeat…
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Tour of the Litchfield Hills: Ride Report

On August 4, 2013, Team Sixcycle-RK&O returned to the Tour of the Litchfield Hills and for the second consecutive year was awarded the Mayor's Cup for most funds raised by a team. As was the case last year, Team Sixcycle-RK&O's Charlie…
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Tour of the Litchfield Hills: Why We Ride

In less than 24 hours, Team Sixcycle-RK&O will lead the start of the 2013 Tour of the Litchfield Hills. We've written in the past about this terrific charity event and after raising more than $7,000 last year the team, joined in its fundraising…
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Skyscraper Harlem Criterium

Despite fears to the contrary, the weather held and this season's edition of The Harlem Skyscraper Criterium was run under sunny skies. In addition to having Team Sixcycle-RK&O race in multiple fields during the day, team partners Sixcycle…
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CRCA FBF Classic

The first weekend of June was a busy one for Team Sixcycle-RK&O as the team was in action on both Saturday and Sunday as part of the CRCA Dave Jordan NYC State Race. The team walked away with several top 10 finishes between the two races,…
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Team Sixcycle & Photo Rhetoric Sponsoring the Harlem Crit Women's Field

Team Sixcycle-R&KO is proud to announce that the team, working in conjunction with team sponsor Photo Rhetoric, will be sponsoring the women's field at the 40th Annual Skyscraper-Harlem Cycling Classic on June 16th.The Skyscraper-Harlem…
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Team Sixcycle Charity: Tour of the Litchfield Hills

In addition to training and racing throughout the year, each year Team Sixcycle-RK&O commits to supporting an official charity. For 2013 we are pleased to announce that Team Sixcycle-RK&O will be returning to the Tour of the Litchfield…
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A Final Word on Lance

As Lance/Oprah Part II prepares to hit the airwaves, we're also preparing to move on from this saga and shift focus back to the sport that we love - the sport of cycling as we know it.With its early mornings in the park, long training miles…
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Bike MS: Team Sixcycle-RK&O Ride Report

Bike MS Report: Team Sixcycle-RK&O isn't just about racing bikes. Charity is at the heart of the Team Sixcycle-RK&O mission. It's why the team was a major fundraiser for the Tour of Litchfield Hills, donated funds to Hurricane Sandy…