Posts by Jason Short

Using Your Bike Commute as Training


Riding your bike to work is not only a great way to start the day and save some gas, but you can also make it a great workout. Use these tips from Coach Jason Short to get the most benefit from your commute.

Training on Limited Time For Cyclists


Time is the greatest limiting factor for most cyclists. When you have to cut a workout short but still want to get a quality session in, follow these guidelines from coach Jason Short. 

Bike Racing 101: How To Get Started


Whether it’s a time trial, road race, or criterium, racing your bike for the first time can be intimidating. Coach Jason Short breaks down what you need to know to be safe, ready and confident.

How to Dress for Changing Weather


As the weather changes, so does the type of clothing needed to stay warm for your ride. Follow these simple tips to stay comfortable and be ready for what Mother Nature may throw at you. 

How Cyclists Can Manage the Fall Season


Use the fall season to recover and recharge your batteries. These tips will help you navigate this sometimes awkward time of the year.

3 Steps to a Successful First Century Ride


Taking on a century ride for the first time is a great challenge for many riders. These training tips will help you meet your goals and have fun along the way. 

Don’t Become a New Year’s Statistic: How to Achieve your Goals


When it comes to achieving New Year's goals, you need more than just internal motivation. Set up external systems of accountability to make sure you achieve your goals.

How to Find the Right Cycling Team


It’s getting to be that time of year where teams are finalizing their rosters for the coming season. This brings up a good question among many racers: “How do I go about finding a team?”

Are You Mentally Set Up for Success?


As athletes, we’re all going to have some level of a results-oriented and goal-driven mindset. However, there is such a thing as being too focused on results. 

Cycling Race Day Checklist


There’s a lot to keep track of on race day, and having a list can make the logistics much less stressful. Jason of Threshold Endurance Sports has put together a printable race day checklist.