Dan is a great guy, strong rider and in a way an ambassador for Cycling in New York. His opinions hold strong in a constantly evolving city and bike scene. This post by A Manual For Speed and commentary by Dan is a small insight into racing in New York and the life of a domestic pro. You should read it.
These roads; twisting like wires through pioneer towns. Never once giving in to modernity; the lines and shapes of human kind consigned to memory. Scents ever changing like the asphalt leaving one with a reposeful disposition.