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    Lael Wilcox Interview: Tour Divide Winner (Women)

    by  • August 11, 2015 • adventure mountain biking, global mountain bike event, interviews, mountain biking, mtb, rider, too random, womyn on weels

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    NCCN is fortunate to interview an amazing endurance rider and winner (women) of the Tour Divide, Lael Wilcox.  We would like to thank Lael Wilcox and Nicholas Carman for the interview. Follow Lael and Nicholas’  journey: www.gypsybytrade.wordpress.com Flandria:  Why did you decide to race Tour Divide?  What is appealing about the race to you?  ...

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    Manali-Khardungla Part 1:Race to the Top of the World

    by  • May 31, 2015 • adventure mountain biking, global mountain bike event, mountain biking, race coverage, womyn on weels


    Authors Note:  Flandria and her husband have moved from Nepal to Ladakh, India.  They are both training for the Manali-Khardungla Cycling Championship that will take place in Ladakh, India starting July 25 through August 4.  Flandria is also covering the 8-days adventure mountain bike stage race.  Now residing in Leh for two months, she will...

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    Nepal’s Queen of the Mountain

    by  • April 23, 2015 • interviews, mtb, rider, womyn on weels

    Authors Note:   Women who dream to be a professional bike racer or even amateur racing with teams require a lot of support from their families, sponsors and friends. It’s common that women who are professional cyclists still work and have families so balancing life, training and racing is challenging everyday.   In Nepal, there...

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    Eligo Hydrate Review

    by  • August 21, 2014 • review, too random

    If you haven’t seen the video interview with Shane Rogers, the guru designer of Eligo Hydrate system please do.  It’s a supplement to this review. Eligo Hydrate is a product that deserves a lot of attention in 2014.  The company launched in April this year at Sea Otter and there’s a big buzz going...

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    Review: Air Fit Altitude Training

    by  • August 6, 2014 • review, too random

    Author’s Note: In three months, I will be participating in a mountain trail run stage race. It will be my third time up in the Himalayas.  Two weeks ago, fresh from 10 days and 204 miles of fastpacking the JMT (John Muir Trail) in the Sierras I found an email in my inbox that really...

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    Women’s Peloton: Ashleigh Moolman Pasio and Starla Teddergreen

    by  • September 23, 2013 • interviews, womyn on weels


    Producer Notes: “NorCal CyclingNews is committed to supporting both men and women’s peloton to promote bike racers in their journey to success!  This is a very unique interview wherein we connect women’s peloton globally.  Sharing experiences and information about women bike racers with the help of social media expands their fan base.  Fans will...

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    A Mini Guide: Giro Rosa 2013

    by  • June 7, 2013 • too random, womyn on weels

    Giro Rosa is fast approaching and we’ve got great talents from the USA in the start list.  NorCal is proud to learn that Shelley Olds (Team Tibco), Loren Rowney (Specialized-Lululemon), Megan Guarnier (Rabo Women Cycling Team) and Ruth Winder (Vanderkitten) will be flying the NorCal Bear flag in spirit as they race in Italy....

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    We’ve Come a Long Way

    by  • May 28, 2013 • too random, womyn on weels

    Celebrate change in women’s professional cycling! This Memorial Day weekend, USA Cycling and race sponsors gave the women a well-deserved accolade by providing their fans and followers live coverage of the US Pro Championships via Tour Tracker.  It wasn’t just a highlight or recap of the race but a FULL coverage of the Time...

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