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    "Quod nomen mihi est?" Cranking the glass to capture photographs at bicycle races.

    Huzza, Huizar

    by  • June 23, 2013 • norcal scene, Velodrome, womyn on weels

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    23 June 2013 Over the past couple seasons, Korina Huizar (Metromint Cycling) has found her forte in track-cycling. As part of the Hellyer Women’s Team Pursuit Programme, Huizar raced to a team pursuit silver medal at the 2012 USA Cycling Elite Track National Championships. Her team mates then were Beth Newell and Amanda Seigle....

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    Mt Hood Stages 1 and 2

    by  • June 22, 2013 • norcal scene, race coverage, womyn on weels

    Mt Hood Cycling Classic 22 June 2013 Women P/1/2 NCCN’s Wheels Out contributed this report from Oregon. The last edition of the Women’s Pro Mt. Hood classic almost didn’t come off. Fortunately, Alison Tetrick (Exergy TWENTY16) and the women of Metromint Cycling rallied enough entrants to save the last running of this great race....

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    More from the Hood

    by  • June 22, 2013 • norcal scene, womyn on weels

    Scenic Gorge Time Trial Stage 2, Mt. Hood Cycling Classic 22 June 2013 Magnificent results for NorCal as the top three Women’s time trial positions go to riders from the region. Amy Thornquist (Pinnacle p/b Argon 18) completed her 30 kilometres in 47’32”. Alison Tetrick (Exergy TWENTY16) took second, 21 seconds off the pace....

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    Mt Hood – From Afar

    by  • June 22, 2013 • norcal scene

    NorCal at Mt Hood 22 June 2013 Eric Riggs (Team Mike’s Bikes p/b Incase) won Stage 1 of the 2013 Mt Hood Cycling Classic, the 138Km Columbia Hills Road Race. Cal Giant/Specialized placed five riders in the top twenty including Sam Bassetti in eleventh. The second highest placed teenager was Bear Development Team’s Bryan...

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    Balance and Focus – Zeke Mostov

    by  • June 17, 2013 • interviews, norcal scene

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    17 June 2013 Earlier this year, at the 3-Etappen-Rundfahrt der Rad-Junioren in Germany, NorCal bicycle racer Zeke Mostov (Slipstream-Craddock Junior Development Team) placed second overall in the general classification of the three-day stage race. And he won the award for best young rider. “I started out riding at 12 at a skateboard camp,” described...

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    Win a Bike or Buy a Parking Space

    by  • June 15, 2013 • advert, Press Release

    15 June 2013 Two days ago, an IRS-auction in Boston, Massachussetts sold off a pair of parking spaces for the tidy sum of $560,000. Per parking space, the amount exceeds the state’s median sales price for a single family dwelling. As an alternative, nearby Cambridge-based Montague Bikes will give away one of their Boston...

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