Question of the Day:
Hi Michael, thanks for your time! Do you know where will be held the training camp this year? How do you like these training camps? How do you feel today? I heard you won't need plastic surgery.
Thanks for the note. I am feeling much better and am now back home in Boulder, CO. My ribs are still sore but most of my cuts have healed over. I was fortunate not to have needed the surgery. A few scars will make me look a little tougher anyhow.
As for the training camps, I am still not sure where they will be held. Last year we had three – one in Austin, one in Phoenix and one in Javea, Spain. The training camps are great as we get a chance to gather in a relaxed atmosphere and get fit again. It is also a good opportunity for us to meet the sponsors, and spend time gettting to know the new riders. Last year, after the camp in Austin, I felt like one of the team and it was much easier going into the season knowing the guys I would be racing with.
Michael Barry is a 26-year-old professional cyclist on the United States Postal Team. His personal web site is michaelbarry.ca
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