The Power of the Peloton

It’s 5:30 a.m. on Saturday.  While my household slumbers, I’m gearing up for my Saturday morning bike.  Anywhere from six to ten of us will meet at  daybreak and pedal our bikes for forty to seventy miles depending on circumstances.

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One thing that fascinates me is the power of the peloton. If the peloton organizes itself, they will almost invariably catch the breakaway riders. The peloton is just toopeloton.jpg strong. Surely there is little more disheartening to a breakaway rider than to look over his shoulder and see the massive peloton charging up his back.

And the rest of this story can be found in my latest contribution to LeaderTalk.


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