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If you try to take on these climbs with a death grip on the bar and a rigid stance on the bike, you are just going to fail over and over again. Once you leave the car you start climbing and you don’t stop for 3-miles until you hit the summit. This step is simply an overview, for the actual climb requires many different techniques and is contextual to the mountain. And most importantly the relationship we have with oneself and spirit. Overall the goal is to build horsepower and staying power so our athletes can go faster farther, feel stronger longer and be mentally tougher on the mountain.

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