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Preparing for the Cycling Season

As a native Floridian who has a fierce hatred of the cold, it will still be a couple weeks before I venture out for an outdoor ride in beautiful NorthernFull Story

Yoga at the border of Chile and Argentina

Bicycle Training Calendar 201

201 Level Training Program Joe Friel, nationally recognized fitness expert, designed this 12-week Training Packet specifically for ExperiencePlus! Bicycle tours. Our 201 level tours are for riders who prefer a combination ...

Bicycle Training Calendar 101

101 Level Training Program  Joe Friel, nationally recognized fitness expert, designed this 12-week Training Packet specifically for ExperiencePlus! Bicycle tours. Our 101 level tours are perfect for people looking for mostly ...

Perhaps What You Need Is a Bike Fitting

Whether you are a recreational cyclist or a budding adventure racer, we think bike fit is important.  A brief Q&A with Dr Siggins highlights the importance of a good fit ...

Training for an ExpeditionPlus! Tour

By ExpeditionPlus! veteran, Mary Gantz Mary Gantz doesn’t let living in pancake-flat Florida inhibit her cycling success. She road Coast to Coast across Chile and Argentina in 2006; from St Petersburg ...

Fear and Cycling

Fear? Yes, fear. Come on, admit it. There have been times when the thought of riding hasn’t always been pleasant. Maybe it’s the fear of the open road, riding in ...

Spring Fever: Getting Ready to Ride

Finally. Spring is upon us. The days are getting longer. The desire to get outside and ride is growing. Unless you have been able to ride outside throughout the winter, ...

Why I Bike: Episode 6

Customer Sherry Walker: I ride so I can eat and still fit into my clothes.  I go on bicycling trips to eat, my husband, Scott, goes to ride. Actually, if you are ...

Why I Bike: Episode 9

Becca Austin (ExperiencePlus! Customer) My ride to work yesterday was so fulfilling (in more ways than one – there were 7 Bike to Work Breakfast Stations along my route) that I ...

Yep, It’s Winter. Take Your Work-Out Inside…

and Reap the Benefits. By Leah Barrett, Nutritionist and Wellness Counselor at become fit in Fort Collins, Colorado OK, some of you are hard-core and no matter how cold or wet ...

Get Out and Ride

Get Out and Ride (even if you don’t feel like it) By Leah Barrett, MS, LCSW Nutritionist / Wellness Counselor at become fit in Fort Collins, Colorado So, you’ve signed up for ...

Joe Friel’s Health Benefits of Cycling

by Joe Friel It can be difficult to keep up an exercise program, especially if you don’t see results right away in the mirror or on the scales. After all, ...

Bicycle Tour Training Programs

ExperiencePlus! is pleased to announce that nationally recognized fitness expert Joe Friel’s Bicycle Training Packets are now available online. Though these programs were designed specifically for ExperiencePlus! tours they can ...

Safe Cycling is Smart Cycling

The League of American Bicyclists is the nation’s premier bicycle advocacy group which, over the last forty years, has developed THE national standard in bicycle safety education. It is unfortunate ...

A Brief Introduction to Cycling Lingo

There is no need to buy a plane ticket to experience a new world  –  just take up a new sport. Consider cycling for example:  Ever been to the pain ...

Tips to prepare for your bicycling trip

Interview with Joeann Gutowski We visited with Joeann Gutowski in our Fort Collins office before she heads to our Bicycling Through the Best of Provence tour this fall to ask about ...