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Team Alpecin 2018: Team Meeting in Bielefeld

18. March 2018

I’m Nora, 23 years old and this year I’m allowed to ride for the Everyman Team of Alpecin. In December I applied – and somehow, it worked the first time! I learned from Team Alpecin when I read an article in the RoadBIKE shortly after my first trip: The members of Team Alpecin 2017 reported on their experience at the Ötztal Cycling Marathon. For me that was unthinkable at the time: a race? With so many altitude meters? In one day?

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The beginning of my road cycling adventure

9. March 2018

How did I get started with cycling? Maybe you know me a little longer. If you had said to me a year ago, I would voluntarily move my ass on a hard saddle at minus degrees, whiz down a hill at 60 km/h on the side of an Italian autostrada or conquer just over 1300 height meters in one day, I would have at most, laugh and take a sip of my vodka soda. Continue Reading