Follow the Cycling Training Schedules of the Pros…on Twitter

You may have heard of Twitter on CNN or in tech magazines.  Twitter is a microblogging service that allows you to update your friends and followers on what you are doing day to day.  This might seem mundane, but if you are following updates of your favorite cyclists, you may get insight as to how you can take your training to the next level.  You might even be able to predict who wins the Tour de France based on whose Twitter updates show the most dedication.

According to, here are a list of professional cyclists currently using Twitter:

Lance Armstrong
Ivan Basso
Taylor Phinney
George Hincapie
Carlos Sastre
Axel Merckx
Jani Brajkovic
Dave Zabriskie

You can also catch Lance Armstrong’s trainer Chris Carmichael of Carmichael Training on Twitter as well.

Gain some insight into the day to day operations of the pros.  Put good luck messages at their attention.  If you still don’t get the point of Twitter, check out this video.

By the way, don’t forget to follow us too ;-).