Articles from christophereger

  1. Cycling 101: Posture

    As the ride leader for a bike tour outfit that travels all over the country, I\'ve had the opportunity to observe just about every riding style there is. And while our focus is more on enjoying the scenery than winning Strava segments, we recognize that poor form on the bike can ruin a relaxed ride as much as it can hurt your chances in a race. Knee pain, a stiff neck and an aching lower back make for a rough day in the saddle whether you\'re pushing the pace or poking along. To help reduce...
  2. Going to the Sun in Montana

    You know you\'re on a real bike adventure when you find yourself face to face with a rather large and overly protective mother mountain goat. And if you do find yourself in that situation, I would recommend slowly backing away. You don\'t really have a feel for how big these animals are and how intimidating they can be until you\'re a couple of feet from making contact. That\'s when the mind starts wondering if those slow deliberate strides in your direction are suddenly going to turn into a...
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