Accepting the Past while Living in the Present – by Robin Eckmann

  (Editor’s Note: Robin has had quite his ups and downs this year ultimately resulting in a stagiare ride with the Basque Euskadi team for the remainder of 2015!  This is his take on how he got there.) When looking at the 2015 spring season I think I can say...

Winston Salem Classic – by Kennett Peterson

I heard a loud carbon crunch, followed immediately by the gut-wrenching, soul-depleting hiss of a rear flat tire. I’d just been consumed by a pothole’s deep, race-ending teeth—one of the millions that littered the course. There were just three and a half laps left out of 14, and I’d suffered...

Superior Morgul Classic Report – by Josh Yeaton

The Superior Morgul Classic is always one of the team’s favorite races of the year. It’s the second most prestigious bike race in Colorado (behind the Pro Challenge!), and every local strongman shows up fit and ready to throw down. We also have big expectations as a team, as we...

Joe Martin Stage Race – by Kennett Peterson

It was still dark but birds were chirping loudly just outside the open window, which let in a cool breeze scented with fresh rain. I heard The Sheriff (Michael Burleigh) stir in the bed next to mine. He’d been restless for the past two or three hours, yet his previous...

Redlands Classic Photo Essay – by Nick Traggis

They say a picture is worth a thousand words so here are my favorite photos from last week’s Redlands Bicycle Classic:                                                          ...


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In 2014, GS CIAO (racing as Horizon Organic/Einstein Bros.) was the #1 ranked amateur men's team in the country. In 2015, we look forward to affirming our presence as one of the best teams in the country - ultimately building a Professional UCI Continental program capable of competing in the biggest races in North America. At the same time we strive to maintain our commitment to fostering younger talent, and remain present in our local community. We race as a team and #teamworkwinsraces!