• What is the team listening to?

    There is a fun little post over on the Ergon blog which asks the 6 riders of Team Topeak-Ergon USA what their must-have top 10 songs to train to are. Here is a direct cut-n-paste of that post.....

    ‘Tis the season! With the 2010 season over, riders of Team Topeak-Ergon USA are beginning to work on the 2011 fitness. Long hours on the bike, skis, and gym are accompanied by a non-stop playlist spinning on the iPod. Ever wonder what motivates the riders during those long training sessions? Well, here it is! The Top 10 songs/artists required by each rider on their training playlist. Almost all these songs can be downloaded here on iTunes.

    Jeff Kerkove
    1. “Memories” by David Guetta
    2. “Debonaire” by Dope
    3. “Know Your Enemy” by Green Day
    4. “Hello” by Martin Solveig
    5. “Come On” by Tiesto Vs. Diplo
    6. “Bring The Noise” by Benny Benassi
    7. “Lets Get Bleeped Tonight (Tiesto Remix)” by Dada Life
    8. “Arguru” by Deadmau5
    9. “Dynasty” (Dada Life Remix) by Kaskade
    10. “Dance Commander” by Benny Benassi

    Namrita O’Dea
    1. “Kids” by MGMT
    2. “I Run This Town” by Jay Z
    3. “Like a G6” by Far East Movement
    4. “Tell Em” by Sleigh Bells
    5. “Pursuit of Happiness” by Kid Cudi/MGMT
    6. “Ride” (Tiesto Remix) by Cary Brothers
    7. “Extreme Ways” by Moby
    8. “Ghosts n Stuff” by Deadmau5
    9. “Your Rocky Spine” by Great Lake Swimmers
    10. “Lose Yourself” by Eminem

    Eddie O’Dea
    1. “Little Lion Man” by Mumford & Sons
    2. “Tell’em” by Sleigh Bells
    3. “Lasso” by Phoenix
    4. “Hurt” by Johnny Cash
    5. “Same Boy You’ve Always Known” by White Stripes
    6. “Intro” by The XX
    7. “Feet & Bones” by Trampled by Turtles
    8. “Kids” by MGMT
    9. “Dirty Old Town” by Pogues
    10. “Where’d You Go” by Mighty Mighty Bosstones

    Yuki Saito
    1. “Fireflies” by Owl Cities
    2. “Datebayo” by Kanchi
    3. “Bullet And A Target” by Citizen Cope
    4. “Cellule” by Silence
    5. “High Roller” by Crystal Method
    6. “Vapor Trail” by Crystal Method
    7. “Shinya-Kohsoku (深夜高速)” by Flower Company (フラワーカンパニー)
    8. “Sky” by Benny K
    9. “Kiseki (キセキ)” by GReeeeN (グリーン)
    10. “White Beach” by HY

    Sonya Looney
    1. “Feel it in my Bones” by Tiesto
    2. “Ghosts N Stuff” by Deadmau5
    3. “Hey Baby” by Pitbull feat T-Pain
    4. “Drunken Lullabies” by Flogging Molly
    5. “Illusion” by Benny Benassi
    6. “The Grudge” by Tool
    7. “Nitro” by The Offspring
    8. “Louder than Boom” by Tiesto
    9. “In and Out of Love” by Armin Van Buuren
    10. “It’s Not My Time” by Three Doors Down

    Dave Wiens
    1. Tom Petty
    2. Metallica
    3. 16 Horsepower
    4. Vivaldi
    5. Carlos Nakai and Peter Kater
    6. Iron Maiden
    7. Black Sabbath
    8. Dr. Dre
    9. Eminem
    10. Nine Inch Nails