• About Hellyer

    Former NorCal resident now residing in Madison,Wisconsin. I race cross, but I'm named after a velodrome. Support your local bike shop, NorCal race promoters, and go learn to race on a track. Hellyer Velodrome - http://www.ridethetrack.com


    Day 1 & 2 Report from the 2011 US Track Natz – International Omnium

    by  • October 5, 2011 • race coverage, Velodrome • 1 Comment

    BY HERNANDO! The 2011 US Track Championships were chock full of roaring crowds, record setting performances, and more than a little hair-pulling controversy to make it one of the more memorable editions in recent years. Adam Duvendeck took over managing events at the ADT Home Depot Center for the 2011 National Championships and both...

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    Sportsbaseonline.com Implosion

    by  • October 4, 2011 • norcal scene, opinionate • 26 Comments

    Looks like the SBO implosion is official and will impact several promoters in the NorCal area. When asked how this would impact the NCNCA President Bill Nicely responded quickly… “Minimal directly (prize money for Premier Series). The NCNCA will cover prizes for the Premier Series. We are looking to help promoters affected by...

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    End of Season WTF

    by  • October 3, 2011 • norcal scene, too random • 7 Comments

    Just when you thought the season had a fairy tale ending with Rand Miller winning NorCal Crit Championship over some SoCal hard boys, and Beth Newell taking two national championships at the US Track Nationals the weird stuff starts dropping. Pistelero in Marin A few days ago Contador tweeted that he would be leading...

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    Hellyerites at Track Nationals

    by  • September 29, 2011 • Velodrome • 0 Comments

    Ed Note: This is my second biggest internet meme, which i moved from xtranormal to YouTube for no good reason at all. It’s from 2010 championships but I figured it was still appropriate given the Hellyerites making their way down into the City of Angels:)

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    2011 US Track Natz – The Mens and The Boys

    by  • September 28, 2011 • Velodrome • 1 Comment

    BY HERNANDO! – secretly posting on Facebook! For the men … the class of the field has to be Jame Carney and Bobby Lea. To say Carney is in superb shape is to call the kettle ‘black.’ Lea’s results from T-Town recently speak for themselves … but, this is the show – and Carney has brought...

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    2011 US Track Natz – The Women

    by  • September 27, 2011 • Velodrome • 0 Comments

    BY HERNANDO! – secretly posting on Facebook! The women’s race … may have just gotten very, very interesting. Rumor is that Sarah Hammer may be out sick … which basically throws the entire race into a tizzy of ‘wholeyshit, i just might.’ Cari Higgins wasn’t registered … but if she doesn’t pony up the hundreds...

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