Every rider has a competitive streak. Whether we want to admit it or not, it’s more fun to be at the front of a group ride than pulling up the rear in the “comedy seat.” We’re all racers at heart, whether
we’re competing for the podium that pays the bills, the trailhead sign that
bestows bragging rights for “winning the group ride,” or simply beating our
personal best on our GPS trackers. Here are a few of our favorite ways to
find some extra speed so we can beat our buddies on the trail.
#1: Don’t let your buddies read this article