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    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

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    Sunday Quickie – Chico, Santa Cruz, Otter

    by  • April 17, 2011 • race coverage • 5 Comments

    It’s way late but at this stage this is just fodder for your morning coffee. Chico Stage Race The Men’s P/1/2 field looks like it was ridiculously deep for a new event.  Local favorites Adam Car (RR), P. Briggs (Crit), and Roman Kilun (TT) each took a stage win.  Despite the Carr/Wholberg 1-2 punch...

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    Yellow Slump

    by  • April 15, 2011 • norcal scene, opinionate • 7 Comments

    It has been a rough few weeks at my house with traveling spouse, sick kids, and then sick me.  My writing/riding time got a little hit and then my motivation was totally destroyed by a stomach thing.  I even stooped to reaching out to Hernando for motivation… and while i’m not going with his...

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    Sunday Update

    by  • April 10, 2011 • race coverage • 4 Comments

    Calaveras ITT Oliva Dillon’s victory at Calaveras makes me think that despite an uneven start for Peanut Butter 2012’s (awesome at Merco, okay at Redlands) they are just getting warmed up and will be destroying the American field by the time the Nature Valley Grand Prix rolls around.  Roman Kilun put in a big...

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    Cozza Coloring Book

    by  • April 6, 2011 • norcal scene, schmoop, too random • 0 Comments

    NorCal alumnus Steve Cozza has a created program aimed at raising money for children’s charities. In conjunction with NorCal hard-woman and Hellyer-ite Donna Woods he developed a coloring book to help with the fund raising.  I’m going to put in a request for a girls version, since my daughter was not digging the mustache...

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    Sunday Update – F-Yeah Edition

    by  • April 3, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 10 Comments

    Copper Town Circuit Race The story here is a three man break powered by Webcor riders Joel Robertson and Billy Crane powered their way to the finish for a 1-2 finish.  One might say… finally Webcor has two riders in a break and wins… but they almost didn’t.  Billy Crane, who flashed some brilliance...

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