• 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


    Eye-Q California Classic Criterium (Twilight)

    by  • May 18, 2011 • norcal scene • 0 Comments

    Twilight Crit’s are coming on strong this year in NorCal.  Since they are some of the coolest spectator and racer events going let’s do what we can to make them huge! Momentum Racing presents the Eye-Q California Classic Criterium (Twilight) on Saturday May 21st. Races start at 2:30 PM. Course: .9 mile rectangle with...

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    TOC Day 3 Awesome Award

    by  • May 17, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 3 Comments

    Even though I am pretty sure that I saw Lucas Euser on the front of the pack trying to lead out a Canadian today’s Awesome Award has to go yesterday’s twin Andy Jacques-Maynes.  Bissell must have kept them in a dark basement and fed them nails for a few weeks to get the Maniacs...

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    Peninsular War Results

    by  • May 15, 2011 • race coverage • 6 Comments

    Cat’s Hill Classic Women Megan Gaurnier (TIBCO) proved she’s the capo of NorCal women’s cycling with an impressive two day performance on the Peninsula racing scene.  Gaurnier brought some Aussie reinforcements and out sprinted a dangerous looking Flavia Oliveira, who is rawking an awesome green Euro kit, and Liza Rachetto.  Check Alden’s Facebook video...

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    Peninsular War

    by  • May 13, 2011 • norcal scene • 0 Comments

    Cats Hill Classic On Saturday there is a steep small hill in Los Gatos which will crack bodies and minds like a Vulcan with a Klingon fetish.  Cat’s Hill Classic is old school – it’s been won by luminaries that count Greg Lemond and Karen Kurreck in its ranks.  There is no crit other...

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    Jono Coulter – EuroPro to Vanderkitten

    by  • May 12, 2011 • interviews • 0 Comments

    Jono Coulter (pronounced “john-o”) has been a fixture on the NorCal scene for several years now.  He has paved the way for a fleet of Aussies and New Zealanders to spend their winter, our summer, in Northern California.  Jono has been working on the pro and international circuit the last few years for teams...

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    Weekend Update

    by  • May 9, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 1 Comment

    The Spring Classic season is going nuts – maybe its an over crowded schedule, or maybe it is just what life is like for NorCal races but there was something for everybody this weekend. Hellyer Friday Night Friday Night fights were invigorating with beer, burgers, and attacks getting thrown around almost as much as...

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