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To Be Determined f/b Metropolitan Dental Care is one of the leading race teams in the New York City area. This is their story.
To Be Determined f/b Metropolitan Dental Care
To Be Determined f/b Metropolitan Dental Care was founded in 2014 and officially became part of the To Be Determined family in 2019. The TBD-MDC team has competed in many national and international level races including the the Philly Parx Casino Cycling Classic and several iterations of the USA Crit Series Championships. The team trains in and around New York City, including Central Park which is visited by 35 million people annually. The team has collectively achieved a plethora of notable results including dozens of podiums and well over 100 top 10 placings. In 2015 and again in 2017, TBD-MDC received the highest awards in the NYC cycling community by winning the Overall Women's Team Cup, Overall Individual Sprint (2015 only) and Jim Boyd Cups as part of the CRCA season long competitions. The team has collectively served for many years on the Board of Directors for the Century Road Club Association, the largest cycling club in NY.
TBD-MDC is supported by Metropolitan Dental Care
To Be Determined - Metropolitan Dental Care is sponsored by Manhattan based Metropolitan Dental Care. Metropolitan Dental Care is highly experienced in cosmetic, implant, and restorative dentistry and maintains credentials with extensive continuing education to stay abreast of the latest advances in dentistry. Metropolitan Dental Care passionately believes in the optimal synergy between artistry, beauty, health, and function.
All To Be Determined - Metropolitan Dental Care Entries
As part of a new series, To Be Determined f/b Metropolitan Dental Care’s own Sasha walks through her experience as a new rider with all of the tips she has come to know
Our Race Director Diaries series changes gears slightly as long-time New York City based race director weighs in on the lack of diversity in the role
To Be Determined is excited to announce that Metropolitan Dental Care is coming on as a title sponsor for half of our team and a secondary sponsor for the Men’s team.
Welcome to Fast Thursdays for FTWGNC riders and racers in (and around) New York City
Cheers to all the middle of the pack racers, without whom bike racing wouldn’t exist at all.
Some big news and big changes for To Be Determined that we couldn’t be more excited about
A whirlwind journey through Norway comes to an end with a short visit to Oslo that, if anything, felt too short
We chatted with LA based Cat 2 road & fixed gear racer, Ginger Boyd, about the very common struggle that Women’s license holders face: finding races that make space for us, while simultaneously shouldering the burden of participation to ensure those races don’t take that space away from us.
Our journey through Norway continues with the stunning fjords and mountains around Ålesund
Proper bike infrastructure changes the experience of city living. Citibike (and NYC) have many imperfections in this regard but we still love them both.
A (not so) brief Q&A with incoming CRCA President Lucia Deng about everything from her introduction to bike racing to her goals as President of one of the country’s oldest and largest cycling clubs
The intersection of gender identity, questioning the humanity of fellow cyclists and USAC’s golden rule
Barb from CitiMD checks into the TBD Journal from an epic mountain biking trip in Utah
Lucia, Stephanie & Ted head north for a weekend full of of “groads” and adventure, as documented by one of NYC’s best cycling photographers
One of CitiMD’s many California residents, Barb Blakey, checks in with her experience commuting by bike on the at times hostile streets of LA
Ten days spent experiencing the cultural warmth, epic beauty and historical significance of Guatemala with stops in Tikal, Lake Atitlan and Antigua Guatemala.
Liz Marcello from CityMD takes you inside her first race experience on the famous fractured concrete at Floyd Bennett Field
CityMD Women’s Racing recaps a long, hard and fast day on the bike at the CRCA Club Series
CityMD Women’s Racing takes a look at the Garneau Speedzone X-lite Cycling Vest
The Garneau Wool Breeze Jersey has become an essential year-round piece in the CityMD women’s racing team’s kit. Its versatility and form flattering shape make it an easy addition to anybody’s collection.
Lucia shares some images and thoughts from a once in a lifetime mountain biking tour through New Zealand's South Island with a group of like-minded adventurers.
A look back at a full day of Women's racing at the CRCA Grant's Tomb Criterium
Closing out an incredible journey through Southern Europe in one of our favorite cities in the world. Featuring out Top 10 things to do in Barcelona
I love American cyclocross, but god damn do the Dutch put on a good show.
Winter indoor training can be tough. Find some buddies for some positive peer pressure.
I was asked many times both before and after my trip, “why Colombia, why Medellin?” The following aims to explain exactly why I chose to visit this complicated city filled with so much character.
Lucia D is back with a follow-up to here prior article, "Who Cares About Upgrades Anyway?" and it contains good news about changes to the East Coast cyclocross scene.
A journey through Medellin, Colombia continues by bike with some memorable and exceedingly difficult days in the mountains.
After catching wind of a vibrant online dialogue we asked local racer and NYSBRA representative Lucia Deng to compile her thoughts on the challenges and fixes associated with cyclocross upgrades for women racing on the East Coast.
Part one of a series on everything that Medellin has to offer as a cycling destination: the delicious Colombian food, the warmth of it's people and of course some spectacular riding.
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