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    The Classic That Never Was: Haywards Road

    by  • November 7, 2012 • norcal scene, too random

    By Chris H-D Ed Note: Chris contacted us with an ambitious ideo to chronicle and revive some of the strong rich cycling history that oozes out of NorCal.  Books like “Hearts of Lions” explore some of the recent past but Chris is looking back even further at the elemental roots of cycling which played...

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    NorCal’s Forgotten Cycling Past

    by  • October 25, 2012 • norcal scene

    By Chris H-D Ed Note: Chris contacted us with an ambitious ideo to chronicle and revive some of the strong rich cycling history that oozes out of NorCal.  Books like “Hearts of Lions” explore some of the recent past but Chris is looking back even further at the elemental roots of cycling which played...

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    How Ice Hockeys “Code” Can Save Cycling from Dopers

    by  • July 19, 2012 • euroNews, too random

    Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not  necessarily reflect the official policy or position of NorCal Cycling News or it’s writing and editorial contributors.  That said… i did love it when the climbers were having a go at each other several years ago with their...

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    #racesrt: Two Roads To The Break

    by  • July 9, 2012 • Crit

    By: Heather Nielson Project sport certainly knows how to put on a bike race.  It’s not just a sporting event, it’s a celebration of athleticism of military proportions.  Ok I might be exaggerating just a bit but seriously, is there any other promoter in Northern California who compares?  Personally, I wish they’d put on...

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    Jazzy Hurikino: The Kitten Who is the Queen of Cats

    by  • June 1, 2012 • too random

    By Bec “Wombat” Werner Short of the strong Aussie accent and overuse of word such as ‘toppie’ and ‘stoked’, you could be forgiven for thinking that young Vanderkitten rider Jazzy Hurikino was a NorCal local. Now in her third summer in the Bay Area, and seond season with the Vanderkitten/Focus team, Jazzy is off...

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    NorCal Racing: More Than Just the #AMGENTOC

    by  • May 8, 2012 • norcal scene

    Ed Note:  Part of our mission is to cover elite racing in Northern California as if it were the minor leagues of the pro’s for both Women and Men.  The weather, industry presence, and great topography contribute to a first class environment for cultivating world reknown products, teams, and cyclists.  Several months ago I...

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    The Queen of Cat’s Hill: Karen Brems

    by  • May 4, 2012 • Crit, interviews, spring classic

    By Bec “Wombat” Werner This Saturday, the 5th of May, heralds the 39th edition of the Cat’s Hill Classic. With a winner’s list boasting names such as Greg LeMond, and a handful of national champions and international stars, plus an atmosphere that is unrivalled in the NorCal cycling scene. Cat’s Hill is one race that truly...

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    Loren Rowney Interview: The Tall NorCal Aussie

    by  • April 10, 2012 • interviews

    By Bec “Wombat” Werner Australian Loren Rowney is the newest member of super team Specialized Lululemeon, and will possibly prove to be the biggest steal they made. With all round ability and some impressive early season results; taking a stage of the Tour of New Zealand and the sprinters jersey to boot, plenty of...

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