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Free Webinar: Positioned for Speed: The Foundations of Cycling Aerodynamics

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Positioned for Speed: The Foundations of Cycling Aerodynamics

 

It’s no secret that aerodynamics play a significant role in shaving down time on the bike. In this free webinar presentation, Retül’s Todd Carver provides an overview of aerodynamic cycling principles, plus offers tips to improve performance on the bike. Learn what years of research, practical experience with professional triathletes and WorldTour time trialists, and wind tunnel and track testing teach us about:
  • The relationship between power, velocity and drag
  • Proper bike fit and TT positioning
  • Helmet and clothing selection
  • Equipment selection
  • Setting up a bike for race day
Watch this webinar on demand here.

Todd Carver

Todd Carver is the Chief Fit and Education Officer at Boulder-based Retül, the provider of advanced bike fit technology and education. He has more than 15 years of experience working with cyclists to improve performance, and upon co-founding Retül in 2007, Carver launched the Retül University bike fit education program which has certified more than 300 bike fit professionals in 12 countries around the world. Prior to his work at Retül, Carver worked under Andy Pruitt at the world-renowned Boulder Center for Sports Medicine, and attended the University of Colorado in Boulder where he conducted research in the Applied Exercise Science Laboratory. Throughout his career Carver has worked with numerous WorldTour cyclists and Ironman World Champions, and Retül is chosen as the official bike fit technology of USA Triathlon, British Cycling, Garmin-Sharp, Team Sky, Orica-GreenEdge, Team Europcar, MTN Qhubeka, Colombia Cycling and 4-72 Colombia.

Sanctioning Status: USAT SANCTIONED

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Event Type: National
Entry Fee: FREE
Event Date: May 21, 2014
Start Time: 3:00 PM MST

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