Category Archives: Greggs Blogs

Project Meatsuit – Week 6

KOM for the Belgian Cobbles of Holleweg on Strava! Oh yea!

Trust your instincts. Know yourself.  These are simple things to tell yourself to do, but often the execution can be quite hard. Each new day has brought about better and better feelings in the legs, which has spurred me on to push myself that bit more. I’ve been consistent in my rides, putting in quality efforts each […]

Project Meatsuit – Week 4 and 5

Strava Segment for the Holleweg Cobbles in Belgium

Project Meatsuit is back … it was a busy two weeks for us over here at The ChainStay with our Spring Classics bookings (a full house!) and our day trips of both the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix. Due to the crazy nature of these two weeks I made a conscious choice to put a lot of […]

A Look Back at 2005’s E3 Prijs and Brabantse Pijl

Gregg Germer before E3 Prijs

Ahead of tomorrow’s E3 Harelbeke we thought it would be fun to dig through the old archives of Gregg’s diaries. In his diary Gregg talks about racing the 2005 E3 Prijs and Brabantse Pijl (before Gent-Wevelgem was moved to that Sunday slot before the Tour of Flanders). That year the E3 Prijs was won by […]

Project Meatsuit – Week 1

Gregg Germer riding the Taaienberg climb in Belgium

It’s a little more than a week into Project Meatsuit and it’s time for a bit of reflection on where things stand. The first thing is my endurance is NO where like it use to be. Just two weeks ago I did a 3 hour ride with Jered and Ashley Gruber through the Flemish Ardennes […]