Traveling to a race isn't always the easiest. Not only do you need to transport your bike and gear to your destination, but also you need to be cognizant of your own health and well being. Holowesko|Citadel team doctor Kyle Cassas offers some travel tips for cyclists.
Racing bicycles is hard enough on its own without thinking about everything else life throws at you. Fitness, tactics, and luck all have their roles to play. As an amateur racer I can appreciate firsthand the challenges beyond training and riding. You have to have the right equipment in top condition. You have to have your kit, ready to go—especially when that road race kicks off at 7 a.m. and the drive to the race is two hours!