Rider Profile

Chris Freter: USCF Category 3
Racing Team: Backroom Coffee Roasters Cycling Team
Commuting Team: Trek Bicycles
 
Years Cycling: 34 Age: 52
Height: 5'9" Weight: 185
Days/Month: 17 Miles YTD: 4041 Days YTD: 165
 
Born: Wheeling, WV
Resides: Columbus, OH
Occupation: Trek Store, Lane Ave. & Echelon-Trek Cycling Club
Favorite Food: Gu's, Clif Bars, Clif Shot Blocks and SportLegs.....oh not what I eat all the time on the bike
Favorite Ride: One of my favorite rides is about a 20 mile loop (ride it 3 times or more) on Block Island, which is 13 miles off the coast of Rhode Island. The Island wide speed limit is 25 mph. On the flats & descents we're faster than the locals, taxi's & rental scooters. Johnathan can chase down the scooters on the climbs. It is a rolling to hilly Island shaped like a pork chop, including a 1 mile climb from Old Harbor up to the Airport. They used to have a three day stage race out on the island.
Favorite Quote: "Nothing compares to the simple pleasure of a bike ride." -- John F. Kennedy
Why I Ride: "When I see an adult on a bicycle, I do not despair for the future of the human race." -- H.G. Wells
My Commute: Short fast sprint to work and taking a different longer way home. 2010 Cap City Cross - Finished 2nd over all for the Cat.1-3 Masters 45+. 2011 Cap City Cross - Finished 3rd over all for the Cat.1-3 Masters 40+ field.
Website/Blog:
http://trekstorecolumbus.com/
Other Years: [2010]  [2011]  [2012]  [2013]  [2016] 

2012 Race Results

Ride Log

Week of July 24, 2017 3 Rides  •  74 Miles  •  4.5 hours
Tue 7/25 12 miles 45 min Just rolling a long, enjoying a cool sunny ride to work. #TREKcolumbus 
Tue 7/25 21 miles 72 min Fun night ride home - Started feeling better, so for the fun of it I started putting a little more effort. 
Mon 7/24 41 miles 2.6 hr What was supposed to be a easy 3 hours tuned into a slugfest with the wind. Mother Nature blows! 
Week of July 17, 2017 9 Rides  •  167 Miles  •  9.8 hours
Sun 7/23 52 miles 3.0 hr TREK Sunday Morning Ride. Good turn out on a rainy morning. The rain actually helped me feel better lighten the heavy feel of the humidity. 
Sat 7/22 22 miles 66 min Zwift - London - Hard to find motivation to ride inside on a rainy day. Rollers at least kept me interested while watching the TdF. 
Fri 7/21 2 miles 9 min Sure....it seemed like a good idea at the time🚴. Slight calm before the⚡ storm.😨 
Fri 7/21 17 miles 63 min Keeping it close to home. Two for two, got back as it was starting to rain. 
Thu 7/20 23 miles 86 min Easy spin before the storm rolls through, with a quick errand thrown in to boot. 
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