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    “In the meantime, I ride/race vicariously thru my friends” – Jennifer Phillips

    by  • April 5, 2012 • womyn on weels

    From her hospital bed, while recovering from broken bones, Jennie Phillips (Kovarus/Wells Fargo Racing Team) writes “I will completely heal from this.”  The crash, that has taken Ms. Phillips away, temporarily, from bicycle racing, occurred at last weekend’s Topsport Road Race. Other victims of the same crash were Rikke Preisler (Metromint Cycling), “helicoptered” away...

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    More from NAHBS

    by  • March 8, 2012 • review

    A brief interview with Paul Sadoff and more eye-candy from NAHBS… Rock Lobster Paul Sadoff, founder of Rock Lobster, exhibited at the 2012 National American Handmade Bike Show and took a slightly different approach from many of the other bike-builders in attendance. Apart from wishing he had cleaned his bikes on display, Sadoff said,...

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    Loader to the Fore as Teutenberg Wins Again at Merco

    by  • March 4, 2012 • race coverage

    Hilltop Ranch Road Race Topsport Cycling’s Merco Credit Union Cycling Classic presented by Mercy Medical Center Snelling – 4 March 2012 Local favorite Logan Loader (Team Exergy) won on the final day of the Merco Cycling Classic stage race as Ina-Yoko Teutenberg (Specialized-lululemon) scored another win in the Merco Cycling Classic Hilltop Road Race....

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    Handmade Bicycle Show Opens in Sacramento

    by  • March 2, 2012 • norcal scene

    Sacramento Convention Center Sacramento – 2 March 2012   The North American Handmade Bicycle Show (NAHBS) opened today at the Sacramento Convention Center. NAHBS Regional Manager Rick Houston said “I am to blame” for bringing the show to Sacramento, California. According to some exhibitors on hand, Houston worked tirelessly to ensure the industry convention...

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