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    Cycling coaches, will they help a clyde?

    I live in Chicago. Its easy to find a Cycling & fitness coach if you compete in Triathlons or road races.

    I would like to consult with a specialist about development issues, but I am not planning on competing.

    Where can I get a little personal attention?

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


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    Have bike, will travel Barrettscv's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tom Stormcrowe View Post

    Thanks Tom,

    Searching within that website provided this: http://www.chicagoendurancesports.co....htm#questions

    I'm going to see if I can attend.

    Thanks again,

    Michael
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    Are our instincts pretty much to the mark. Ride, ride, ride. So maybe ,your interest is long distance and endurance.? Long distance can certainly be endurance riding. Solutions. Join up with like minded cyclists who do your kind of bike activity and get addicted. Read. For long distance riding, I liked the book, "Long Distance Cycling," by Burke and Pavelka.
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    If you have the money, I'm sure they have the time

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    See if you can talk to her: http://www.chicagoendurancesports.com/bios.htm#rudser (if you're trying to lose weight). Exercise physiologist / nutritionists are gold. They sift through the mountain of good and bad advice you'll get on 'net and set you up on a plan that is tuned to your physiology.

    I meet with one from time to time, it's covered by my companies flex spending plan.
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    Have bike, will travel Barrettscv's Avatar
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    Thanks Ron,

    That's the second recommendation for CES. I sent them an inquiry by email this morning.

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    The Site Administrator: Currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes,please contact my assistnt admins for forum issues Tom Stormcrowe's Avatar
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    Michael, I've never dealt with them personally, however, I have heard good things about them in the Tri world.
    on light duty due to illness; please contact my assistants for forum issues. They are Siu Blue Wind, or CbadRider or the other 3 star folk. I am currently at home recovering from a couple of strokes. I am making good progress, happily.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Barrettscv View Post
    Thanks Ron,

    That's the second recommendation for CES. I sent them an inquiry by email this morning.

    Michael
    Oh sorry, I wasn't specifically recommending them or her specifically as I've never used their services. I was just pointing out that she has the same qualifications of people (physiologist & nutritionist) that have really helped me. Good luck to you!
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