Tag : Innokenty Zavyalov

21 Apr 2016

Reflection on Racing the Redlands Bicycle Classic – By Innokenty Zavyalov, SoCalCycling.com Team

Heads up! This will not be your usual race report but more of a reflection on the Redlands Bicycle Classic from the point of view of someone doing the race for the first time. To get an action packed report of the race I urge you to read Jon Hornbeck’s excellent write up posted here a few days ago. Jon was part of the action in the dwindled group on stage 5 helping Travis McCabe to the win. Showing up […]

17 Feb 2016

Race Report: Valley of the Sun Stage Race – By Innokenty Zavyalov, SoCalCycling.com Team

My SoCalCycling.com Team teammate Erick Sobey and I got to Arizona early for the Valley of the Sun Stage Race. That’s right. Sun! And lots of it. The dry air and the scorching sun is a lethal combination if you are not prepared for it. Of course wherever you travel to, there will be things you aren’t used to. That’s when it’s key to manage your environment and not let these changing variables mess up your game! A quick introduction […]