Chris Duffy rode his bike everywhere growing up in picturesque New England. Today’s Director of Road and Fitting for Conte’s Bike Shop competed for teams in Spain and Italy. As glamorous as international cycling sounds, it’s physically taxing. The flatter areas in Europe are more urban and less inviting for cyclists. The best routes tend to be full of laborious inclines that challenge the most fit cyclist. “Cycling shouldn’t be hard unless you want it to be,” Duffy stresses.
When Hincapie Sportswear hosts cycling events, the Williamsburg Winery is a regular at the start line offering sponsorship. Rich Hincapie is happy to return the favor for the inaugural Tour de Virginia, a scenic four-day experience from Sept. 23-26 for cyclists to explore the historical Virginia countryside while raising funds for Williamsburg Area Meals on Wheels. All participants receive one custom Tour de Virginia cycling kit by Hincapie Sportwear for the trek that will co
The Williamsburg Winery continued its legacy of giving back to the community by creating a special label for its 2019 Rosé to help raise money in support of breast cancer patients treated by Riverside Health System. The effort resulted in a $2,016 donation from the winery to the Riverside Foundation. Last October, the Williamsburg Winery partnered with the Riverside Foundation and offered to special label a limited release of the 2019 Rosé, a harmonious wine of gentle fruit