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Slide Show: Economy & Energy Conservation

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65 slides.

The PDF file size is 448 kilobytes.

Presenting the complete slide show will take about 90 minutes.

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●   The presentation reviews the definitions of economy and efficiency.

●   The difference between economy and efficiency is explained. 

●   Factors that contribute to improving economy are discussed.

●   Energy conservation in terms of equipmentweight, friction, and aerodynamicsis reviewed. 

●   Energy conservation in terms of riding strategy and tactics is reviewed.  

●   The energy savings of drafting and the energy cost of surging are reviewed in detail. 

●   The role of momentum in energy conservation reviewed.

●   Energy conservation examples are discussed in many cycling disciplines, including criteriums, road races, time trials, climbing, and descending.



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