NEW! Neo Training Templates

You asked–we listened! More details on the new plans: Neo Training Plans Many have been inspired by and asked about the proven results of Métier coached athletes, but who aren’t ready to commit to a 1:1 customized coaching plan. With this in mind, we designed an affordable 10-week training template designed to provide structured workouts and guidance for athletes with a…


Spring Classics & Cobblestones

The Spring Classics are in full swing, and the two big monuments, The Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix, are here. These routes strive to pursue the spirit and epic nature of these monumental races. Join us! Flanders Ride Sunday, April 1st @ 9:00am This is the third year of our now-infamous Tour of Flanders ride. In true Flanders fashion, we will seek out the short, steep climbs and…


Latest news and events: April 2018

To get the latest news in your inbox, sign-up in the newsletter box below, or on Facebook Club & Rides Rides are on, stronger than ever Happening 4 days a week, all riders welcome! Watch social media, Facebook, Instagram for updates All ride details are here always: Ride with us. Monthly Métier Cycle Club (MCC) Social Wednesday, Apr 18, 5:30p – 7p A presentation for the club…


For Métier Members: Masterclasses and Cycling Club Socials

The Cycling Club To celebrate Cycling Club Members, every month we gather for food, drink, socializing and a talk by local experts. The Training Space Training Space Members gather monthly for training Masterclasses. MCC Members are also invited to join masterclasses, as an added benefit to the club. MCC Socials give TH, Rocket, and other Métier pros a…


Physio testing: Why it matters

Words by David Richter Images by Chris Wilson Without delving too far into sports science, I’ll tell you. Background In the summer of 2013, Moxy Monitor launched a new portable monitoring device for the fitness industry. We quickly got our hands on a couple units & began playing around with them. Previously, to measure fitness & create training zones, we had been using VO2 & lactate…


Ride with Us

Up-to-date information on the current rides shop rides. If you have any questions on rides, please email Dave: david.richter@metierseattle.com. For details on the Métier Cycle Club, click here for the MCC page. Details also stay posted on the chalkboard in our clubhouse. Rocket Ride: Saturdays at 9a. Details are here. Next-level training ride at race pace. All…


10 Years of Rocket Ride

The Rocket Ride is a forum for throwing-down on Saturday morning, so challenging that simple participation is exhilarating. Every Saturday at 9am from November until…


Sequim

The winds will rip you apartIt was dark and raining at 4:30am in Seattle. It was still raining at 6:30am as the ferry crossed the Puget Sound towards the Olympic Peninsula. It was pretty much raining the entire week leading up to the weekend (but honestly, it feels like it’s been one constant rainfall all winter long). But when I arrived in Sequim on Saturday morning, the rain had somehow…


Seattle Crit Weekend

Hold on tightFast racing, fish primes, plenty of beer. Summer approaches, and crit season was about to hit hard. Stoke levels were high for the double-header of crits: Ballard on Saturday, and Volunteer Park on Sunday. And better yet, they were going down in two of the coolest neighborhoods in Seattle. If there’s anyone who can sum up the badass nature of American Crit racing, it’s…


Mason Lake

At the Lake…but no time to enjoy the view. Beautiful and hilly terrain make for a scenic race along a 12-mile loop around Mason Lake. Forested, rolling hills and shaded on one side. Desolate and unrelenting on the other—no hiding from the wind. (Well… it’s scenic when you aren’t going full-gas the whole race.) Outpaced by the groupYou’d…