Success in competitive cycling is three-fold: physical preparation, smart execution, and dependable equipment.
As professional athletes and coaches, we’ve refined these key areas through decades of first-hand experience and a developed acute attention to detail.
Our goal is to provide proven guidance, professional service for all cyclists, and a space to celebrate the beauty of our sport. This is Johnny's Place.
The Black Box Program
Pro Cyclist, Founder & Principal
PhD Performance Analytics
John is a professional cyclist. In 2020 he will be racing his 4th year under contract for Butcher Box Cycling, as a Division 1 team member on the USA Pro Criterium Series.
John was the #1 ranked cyclist in New England, 2016 (NEBRA points). Spending 2 years racing professionally in Europe, Asia, and the Middle East. John has endured the cobbles of Belgium, and grueling 3 weeks stage races in Asia. Returning to the United States peloton in 2019, John earned a podium finish at "Americas biggest criterium" Athens Twilight.
John has previously worked as a youth coach for the Connecticut Cycling Advancement Program. As well as a mechanic with several professional shops.
John lives and trains in Providence RI.
Graham received his medical training (he also holds a DMD degree) and his PhD in Biomedical Science at the University of Connecticut. He has multiple publications in the field of exercise physiology in the American Journal of Physiology.
Graham is a Category 1 Road Cyclist, a former elite CT champion in Cycling. Prior to cycling, Graham was a professional ski racer and a former head coach of the Williams College NCAA division 1 ski team.
Graham Lives and works in Providence RI.
The Black Box Program is our methodology for success.
Utilizing in-house GoPros, we record the racing performance, decision-making, and technical ability of an athlete in real-time for later review.
In conjunction with heart rate & power data, we are able to sit down together and analyze a holistic aspect of your racing performance and make critical adjustments to improve your race craft.