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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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    Redlands: New NorCal Aussie Takes Beaumont Road Race

    by  • March 24, 2012 • too random

    By Bec “Wombat” Wener After kicking off the race with a rousing rendition of Star Spangled Banner, it was the foreigners who spoiled the all American party, with Lululemon’s neo pro Aussie Loren Rowney taking out line honour s over the Canadian duo of Joelle Numainville and Joanie Caron in the Beaumont road stage...

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    #sdsr tt – pro women day 1: wombat report

    by  • March 16, 2012 • too random

    Not much to report on for an uphill TT, as the results kind of speak for themselves. The day started out cold, and then proceeded to get colder. Meanwhile Armstrong (that would be Kristin – not to be confused with the less accredited Neil and Lance), was on fire, storming to a hot time of...

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