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Chris Rodgers

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Chris is a father to two great teenagers, and has worked supporting the FAA second level engineering surveillance systems branch for almost nine years.

Chris is starting his third year of racing on the mountain bike, and is competing in the open singlespeed class this season. He plans to try a few Category 1 races this fall. Chris also hopes to give the skinny tires a try, and get a couple of road events in this year as well.

Chris enjoys the outdoors and exercise. Cycling on and off road are a great way to get out and do both.

Chris is featured in the January/February 2012 Issue of Oklahoma Sports & Fitness.

Jun 282014
 
Out of My Comfort Zone (Into A Taste of Road Racing)

This year I decided to get out of my comfort zone and try some road racing and experience the Saint Francis Tulsa Tough from behind the handlebars. As a brand new racer on the road, I thought it would be best to give myself a primer with the OKC Pro/AM the weekend before, just to Continue Reading «Out of My Comfort Zone (Into A Taste of Road Racing)»

May 272013
 
Cross-Training for Mountain Biking

I love to ride my mountain bike, and supplement training with my road bike as well. But I believe an often-neglected part of training for mountain bikers is strength training. With the demands of trail riding, a strong core and base strength is very important. Here are my favorite exercises for supplementing trail riding: 1.) Continue Reading «Cross-Training for Mountain Biking»