The Power of the Pedal Stroke – Anatomical View For a road cyclist pedaling while in the saddle, most of the power happens between the 12 o’clock and 5 o’clock position of the pedal stroke. This is when a majority of the primary muscles are activated. Hip and knee extension, along with hip flexion, are the main movements of a pedal stroke. Between the 6 and 12 o’clock position in
INTRODUCING STAGES DASH & STAGES LINK August 29, 2016 PRESS RELEASES, PRODUCT UPDATES, VIDEOS Stages Cycling introduces a complete training experience with two new products for 2017 that complement the Stages Power meter: Stages Dash and Stages Link. Stages Dash is a power-training-optimized GPS head unit that seamlessly integrates with Stages Link, a new cloud-based training and analytic system that includes custom-tailored coaching and education for cyclists of any ability. Stages Link will
Two Recordings of Me teaching this profile on the Stages SC3 IC Bike June 14th, 2016 Class Recording. http://pro-contributors.s3.amazonaws.com/Dennis/Simple_and_Progress_Pyramids_2_on_June_14_at_Greenwood_Athletic_Club.mp3 June 17th,2016 Class Recording http://pro-contributors.s3.amazonaws.com/Dennis/Simple_and_Progress_Pyramids_2_on_June_17_at_Greenwood_Athletic_Club.mp3 65 minute “Play it and Forget it” harmonically mixed music set that was used for the June 14th,2016 recording. This mix was featured in a previous post. You can check it out by clicking here. http://pro-contributors.s3.amazonaws.com/Dennis/Play_It_and_Forget_It_June_12th.mp3 If you have not downloaded the VismoX
Below is a video I created that demonstrates the necessary steps needed to connect the VismoX app to your Stages Power Meter. Stay tuned for more VismoX instructional videos.
Recording of Me teaching this profile on the Stages SC3 IC Bike http://pro-contributors.s3.amazonaws.com/Simple_and_Progress_May_25_CACDTC.mp3 Right Click to download this class recording Below, Premium Members can listen and download the music mix used in this class, view and download a printable Class Profile that can be used in class, read a detailed description of the Power Based Training Zones and download a printable Power Postcard. Click here for a great article explaining
This is the first installment of a new series of posts I’ll be sharing on all aspects of the States SC3 indoor cycling bike. The Stages SC3 has taken the indoor cycling world by storm and I believe it’s important for all instructors who use this bike to have a clear understanding of all it’s amazing features. Those who don’t use this bike can also learn from many of its features.