Rendell, “An Ocean of Air”

As we continue to think about audiences and other human groups, read Matt Rendell’s account of the strategy and physics of bike racing — like many sports, cycling involves both teams and individuals, but because a race might have 20 teams, the group dynamics can be complex and fascinating.

Read Rendell’s chapter on Canvas.

Write a response to Rendell’s chapter — you should pick out any idea or passage that is interesting to you, and discuss it in your post. Your post should be 150 words (or more) and should include an image.

For contrast to Rendell’s writing, you might want to check out legendary commentator Cosmo Catalano, whose speedy analytical abilities have made him youtube-famous: