Conrad Stoltz placed second in the recent Rev 3 Maine Olympic distance triathlon among a stacked field. We analyze his power data to show how the best triathletes are not only the ones who are strongest, but those with the best technical skills too.
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The men's USA Pro Challenge wasn't the only thing to hit beautiful Aspen, CO last Wednesday - the women's Blue Ribbon Alpine Challenge also took place on the same streets and finish line as Stage 3 of the men's USAPC. TrainingPeaks' Shawn Heidgen analyzes the women's files and shows what makes these ladies some of the best.
There's a lot more to winning stages in the USA Pro Challenge than just being fast on your bike. What makes one rider a "Climber," while the other is a "Sprinter" or an "All-Rounder"...and who's most likely to win each stage? Here's a crash course on the strengths and characteristics of the various rider types.
As the official race data partner of the USA Pro Challenge professional cycling race, endurance training software provider TrainingPeaks will be offering in-depth analysis of each stage from August 20-26.
Which rider is most deserving of a post Tour de France burger based on kJ's burned? Whose stage data got the most exposure on the Twittersphere? And how many watts were cranked out during the best lead-out effort captured on TrainingPeaks this year?
Find out the answer to these questions and more in our 2012 Tour de France power data wrap-up.