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    Jim Rogers & distracted drivers

    by  • March 4, 2010 • norcal scene • 8 Comments

    You may have heard that NorCal lost a legend earlier this year. Jim Rogers of Nevada County was hit and killed on January 31, 2010 by a driver who was allegedly talking on her cell phone. According to witnesses she was driving erratically before running Jim down as he rode on the shoulder of...

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    Everybody likes pie.

    by  • February 7, 2010 • race coverage • 4 Comments

    Sunny skies for the Cherry Pie races today. I’ll leave the full blow-by-blow to other, more eloquent bloggers (Hernandito? Hellyer? Michael himself?), but here’s a little taste of the day: Masters 35+ 1/2/3 is rumored to have had some real officiating snafus. Something about a break not getting lap cards, then being neutralized after...

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    They’re baaaaaaaaaaaack.

    by  • December 30, 2009 • advert, norcal scene • 0 Comments

    The Roadies, that is. Early Birds start this weekend, notes from the mentor team below. Good mentorship means safer races and more participation – if you can spare a few hours on your Saturday afternoon, come on out! —————————————————————————————- Happy New Year – the start of the 2010 racing season is almost here.  The...

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    With a nod to Tyra Banks

    by  • October 5, 2009 • norcal scene • 1 Comment

    Welcome to the search for the NCNCA’s Next President. So far three people have announced their candidacy for office. Ron Castia and Lorri Lee Lown are running for Prez, and our own Michael Hernandez is running for Vice President. (Lorri and Michael are running together on the same ticket, but each office is voted...

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    How I spent my winter vacation

    by  • August 31, 2009 • too random • 9 Comments

    Are you tired yet? For us roadie scum, these are the golden months. We have been beating our heads against the wall since January and now it’s time for a break. Two glorious months of beer, barbeque, beer and other debaucherous non-cycling activity lay ahead of you.  If you have done right by your...

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    End of an era

    by  • August 8, 2009 • norcal scene • 8 Comments

    Man oh man. I’ve got the power. Getting my paws on this blog is like Daddy handing over the keys to the Porsche and telling me to head out and have a good time, don’t worry about curfew. (Except that my father never had a Porsche and Mikey’s more like that one uncle who...

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