Tail Winds



Lastest Issue: Sept/Oct 2015
Swoosh Gabby & Mark Named Dedication Recipients
Congresswoman Gabby Giffords and her husband Captain Mark Kelly have been named
El Tour de Tucson’s dedication recipients. We couldn’t be more proud to have
them part of the El Tour family for the 33rd annual event. They enjoyed the ride
last year and have had a long goal of returning for another year.
Page 12
Swoosh Velodrome In Tucson Could Become
A Reality

Tucson and southern Arizona is looking to get a velodrome in the next couple of
years. It goes to vote in November. The future of that type of cycling and road
cycling is always in the news but with the velodrome it could rise to a new
level with the passage of the Pima County Bond Package.
Page 16


Special El Tour Pullout:
El Tour de Tucson

presented by
Casino Del Sol Resorts
Lastest Issue: July/August
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Swoosh It’s Now In Vogue To “Quax
You learn new words almost every day. I did, but it wasn’t new to writer and
cyclist Martha Retallick who has been quaxing for some time. What is it?
Retallick said quaxing is “To shop, in the western world, by means of walking,
cycling or public transit.” Page 15
Swoosh Members have World Records
You Too Can Mountain Bike
Cycling of any kind doesn’t have to be age-sensitive. Writer Kat Glover will
tell you why. In fact, she’s proof one can cycle – even a mountain bike – at any
time of their life. She’s passionate about spreading the word that mountain
biking is not just for super fit athletes with daredevil attitudes, it’s for
everyone. Page 17


Perimeter Bicycling produces two publications. Tail Winds (see above) is a bi-monthly publication published by Perimeter Bicycling Association of America, Inc. and features articles reflecting outdoor activities and events around the Southwest. Tail Winds is directed to amateur athletes and outdoor enthusiasts who enjoy the natural world. Also our  Perimeter Bicycling Journal is an annual magazine that celebrates our year as an organization and our member lives and achievements in and around cycling.  And …

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