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    BASP Changes GGP Venue

    by  • November 12, 2012 • cx, norcal scene

    12 November 2012 Bay Area Super Prestige and Tom Simpson announced on the Bay Area Cyclocross News Group today that, with new permitting requirements, “we can’t do it.” The unfortunate news had already been met with disappointment even before the circumstances became official. The venue for the 25 November event is now Candlestick Point....

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    Kachorek takes Third SacCX Win as Kaiser Leans in for the Victory

    by  • November 3, 2012 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

    Sacramento Cyclocross Series, Lembi Park 3 November 2012 The racing at the Sacramento Cyclocross Series today was very competitive as Emily Kachorek (TBB.CX) managed to stay ahead of Emily Thurston (Team Rambuski Law) and Hollie McGovern (Real Wheels/Cycleution) in the Women’s A race. For Men A, Cody Kaiser (California Giant/Specialized) earned his closest victory...

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    Helene Drumm and Ben Jacques-Maynes Triumph at Candlestick Repêchage

    by  • October 21, 2012 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

    Clif Bar Bay Area Super Prestige Cyclocross Candlestick Point Repêchage 21 October 2012 Ben Jacques-Maynes (Ritte/Bear Development Team) made it two-for-two, for his weekend’s cyclocross racing, by overtaking a fast-starting Walton Brush (MashSF) and winning the Elite Men’s race. The windy and dusty racing at Candlestick Point also saw another race winner for Women’s...

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