Published at Friday, March 29th, 2019 - 01:17:34 AM. Cycling. By Laciann Thomas.
As riders get older, they do need a little bit more rest. But it is very individual. You get some 55-year-olds who will happily ride five or six times a week, and you might get a 40-year-old who just feels they need that rest. As a general rule of thumb, the need for rest days does slightly increase as you get older.
Pro athletes might be able to string five, six, seven days back to back no problem, because a lot of it is generally more steady state. Once within race season, the intensity and travelling causes a lot more fatigue, so they would need a rest day.
Any content, trademark’s, or other material that might be found on the Mobrott website that is not Mobrott’s property remains the copyright of its respective owner/s. In no way does Mobrott claim ownership or responsibility for such items, and you should seek legal consent for any use of such materials from its owner.