• Cal Cup

    The Hills are Alive

    by  • August 11, 2012 • Cal Cup, norcal scene, race coverage

    Dunnigan Hills Road Race 11 August 2012 Final report. Racers took to the Dunnigan Hills Road Race with temperatures already at 70°F by race time and surpassing 100°F as the last of the riders crossed the finish line. The event is part of both the Cal Cup and Premier Series. The Women’s 1-2-3 race...

    Read more →

    And So it Begins – Cal Cup 2012

    by  • August 6, 2012 • Cal Cup, norcal scene

    6 August 2012 Preliminary report and photos. Alex Chiu and Bill Nicely contributed to this report. Velo Promo’s 2012 California Cup began this past weekend with the Warnerville Time Trial and the Patterson Pass Road Race. Torey Philipp (California Giant/Specialized) won the time trial for Men Pro-1-2 with a near 37-second gap over team...

    Read more →

    Some Patterson Pass

    by  • August 6, 2012 • Cal Cup

    Cal Cup is underway!  I sometimes go to Velopromo just to see if they have posted results, i’m an optimist like that, and saw that the University RR is cancelled!  I blame Barack Obama.  Obviously this road construction is some WPA kinda crap coming out of Washington.  Nobody fixes anything over there if they...

    Read more →

    Le Tour Shark Jumped – Cal Cup Time!

    by  • July 18, 2012 • Cal Cup

    Since Le Tour has pretty much become a Pink Panther movie at this point it’s time we get back into the swing of all things local. It’s time for the biggest, most famous, most prestigious race series that NorCal has to offer.  Sure… you snicker when you realize i’m talking about Cal Cup but...

    Read more →

    Final Cal Cup Tally!

    by  • September 8, 2011 • Cal Cup • 0 Comments

    I like it when folks send me the goods! Final Cal Cup Results Are Up! Getting them was like pulling teeth, and i have no idea who owns the mysterious IP address, and for all I know it might actually be downloading all my credit card info to Russia… but I now have some...

    Read more →

    Current Cal Cup Research

    by  • September 7, 2011 • Cal Cup • 9 Comments

    As one commentator said… if you can’t find results does the series even exist?  It is an important philosophical question i pose to the NorCal cycling community.  It is up there with the important ones like. 1. Is masters doping something we should care about? 2. Should NCNCA secede once again to form their...

    Read more →

    Cal Cup Finale

    by  • September 2, 2011 • Cal Cup • 4 Comments

    Cal Cup madness is close to ending. With the end of Cal Cup the NorCal road season will draw to a close leaving the way open for a few final party races, track nationals, and of course NorCal cross. Before these winter activities set it VeloPromo has a doozy of a weekend that is...

    Read more →

    Winters & Vacaville

    by  • August 28, 2011 • Cal Cup, race coverage • 1 Comment

    Winters RR The men’s race was won by a resurgent Marc-Pro Strava who have been falling just a few feet short in the last few Cal Cup races.  Marc-Pro Strava’s Keith Hillier won the 96 mile slug fest out of a break of six, a break which saw several casualties that last lap.  (Thanks...

    Read more →