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TeamCBC Sunday Ride March 15, 2020

Sunday, March 15, 2020 Location: Carolina Brewing Company 140 Thomas Mill Rd., Holly Springs, NC Routes have Changed!!! Route: Lick Creek https://teamcbc.com/our-routes/ WATCH YOUR START TIMES!!! I am experimenting with start times as some rides

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TeamCBC Cycling Tip – Lack of Standardization

I went to Home Depot to get a replacement toilet flapper, but bought the wrong one. I thought that they were all the same. (Bonus tip: In 2005 some toilets changed to 3”, not 2”) Bicycle parts are not all the same either. There are

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TeamCBC Cycling Tip – Thru Axle Maintenance

People ask when will I run out of cycling tips. The answer is when I stop riding. Bad things tend to happen to me. Sometimes they are my fault and sometimes not. Fortunately you can learn from my mistakes. (Here’s a bonus tip: Don’t fly

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TeamCBC Cycling Tip – How to Ride Solo

With many people riding solo this year due to the pandemic, I thought it would be a good time to review the basics. Plan your route – You should determine your rest stop options ahead of time. Once you’ve ridden over two hours, you’re going

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TeamCBC Cycling Tip – Situational Awareness

One of our teammates, Walt, suggested that we focus on situational awareness this week. You can wear bright colored jerseys, hi-viz socks, and have front and back flashing lights, but sometimes that’s not enough. Here are three tips to help you be safer on the

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TeamCBC Group Rides/Events 6/4/20 Update

We’ve had lots of questions about resuming TeamCBC group rides. We know we are now in Phase 2 of re-opening NC. And, we know that riding solo or in small groups doesn’t quite replace the camaraderie of our social rides. After careful consideration and deliberation

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