PALMIRA, Colombia – Indomitable national spirit, seas of cycling fans and kilometer after kilometer of unsurpassable landscape was what made the inaugural Colombia Oro y Paz (2.1) a unique and special race for the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling team. Held from February 6 to 11, it’s practically impossible to find any images from the six-day race that didn’t display the deep passion Colombians have for the sport, along with their country.
SAN JUAN, Argentina - After a successful winter training camp in Colombia, the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycing men’s team ventured south to Argentina for the 36th Vuelta a San Juan Internacional (2.1), the first team race of the 2018 season.
Last week we took you inside the off-season activities of a few of our athletes: from Lauren Hall’s road trip to Adrian Hegyvary’s win at Madison National’s to Daniel Eaton’s ascent of six of the Colorado fourteeeners our athletes are all over the place! This week we’re taking you around the globe with the adventures of the likes of Lachlan Norris and Janelle Cole.
We asked some of our athletes about their off season and got responses back from all over the globe. How an athlete spends their time off reflects their personality: from Lauren Hall’s road-trip with her best friend, to Lachlan Norris’s hike to the Everest Base camp, our athletes have been busy living their life over the last months.