We all want to become a faster rider. It's part of the sport. However, there are things we do and don't do that may actually be hindering our progress. Here's an article on Bicycling.com about breaking some mental habits to help speed you up. http://www.bicycling.com/training/tips/want-to-ride-faster-break-these-mental-habits
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