Staying On Top of the Gear Like Cancellara

There are cobbles here in Seattle. Mostly paved over, but some streets have them for a block or so. There’s a right turn straight up from Western, where I expect a commuter is waiting to do a Cancellara. Turning over the gear and just riding away from another cyclist on their way to work will prove most satisfying.

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They’ll do it by staying on top of the gear, seated, and with a Body Geometry-type fit; while their competitor throws themselves all over the bike to try and catch up.

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