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

    SacCX Goes Leafless

    by  • December 16, 2012 • cx, norcal scene

    16 December 2012 Laguna Del Sol, Winton SacCX held its second Naked Cyclocross race, in as many years, at Laguna Del Sol. One lap of the course around the small lake gave riders ample opportunity to disclose all. To the victors went the spoils: prizes went three deep for both genders, and both genders...

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    Send Ortenblad

    by  • December 12, 2012 • cx, norcal scene

    12 December 2012 Surf City Cyclo-X holds its third and final races of the season, this coming Sunday, at the Watsonville Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds. The event is also a special fundraiser for local cyclocrosser Tobin Ortenblad (California Giant/Specialized). Ortenblad is selected to join the USA Cycling Euro Cross Camp and Surf City’s fund...

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    Drumm Sisters set the Women’s Pace as Ben Jacques-Maynes Wins for the Men

    by  • December 9, 2012 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

    Bay Area Super Prestige Cyclocross Clif Bar Cyclocross at Coyote Point 9 December 2012 At the final BASP Cyclocross racing of the season, the Drumm sisters went one-two in the Elite Women’s race at Coyote Point with Helene (Northside Sisters) taking the honours and Kristen (Cyclesfanatic.com) coming home in second. Ben Jacques-Maynes (Ritte/Bear Development)...

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    BASP Closes its 2012 Season at Coyote Point

    by  • December 5, 2012 • cx, norcal scene

    Clif Bar Bay Area Super Prestige Cyclocross 5 December 2012 BASP’s tenth season is fast approaching its final event with CCCP CycloCross at Coyote Point, on Sunday, 9 December. The weather over the past week created excellent conditions for muddy cyclocross; although this Sunday’s racing is expected to run dry and under sunny skies,...

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