Victor Jimenez

Victor Jimenez

Victor Jimenez is a professional bicycle fitter, technical cycling consultant and recognized authority on road and triathlon cycling. A teacher and problem solver at heart, Victor helps athletes and coaches better understand the technical aspects of cycling. "It's amazing to work with athletes on their bicycle fit, equipment, and riding technique and see the results in their races and in their smiles."For over 25 years Victor has been involved in bicycle fitting, cycling, triathlon and the bicycle industry. He shares his thoughts and ideas about bicycle fit and technique on several cycling and fitness related blogs. He is a regular contributor and writer for Endurance Magazine and other publications.Through his businesses, BicycleLab.com and TheFluentCyclist.com, he helps simplify the technical aspects of cycling through one on one consulting and online classes.  He is also co-host of the popular cycling podcast Cycling 360.Victor got into cycling through the sport of triathlon in the early 80's then moved into bike racing. He started out as an athlete and American College or Sportsmedicine trainer/fitness testing specialist.  In the mid eighties he began to couple his background in fitness testing and cycling to better understand how we interact with a bicycle. He has worked with thousands of athletes to improve their position on the bike and ultimatly their riding. "It's not always about getting faster, I want to help athletes have fun and enjoy the sport of cycling."Victor lives in Carrboro, North Carolina, loves good food, conversation, strong coffee and will never turn down a craft brewed beer.My most troublesome weakness:Oh its got to be Gelato. I mean the quantity of Gelato I can consume. Whats that saying? Too much of a good thing?I look forward to learning more about:I am especially interested in learning more about the neuroscience and psychology of how and why we learn new skills.