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    Double ‘Cross Weekend

    by  • October 11, 2011 • cx • 0 Comments

    The Sacramento Cyclocross Series and CCCX both ran events this past weekend. Harry Renfree Field, at the State’s capital, was a flat and fast course under sunny Sacramento skies. In the Women’s Category A race, Emily Thurston (Stevens) and Ellen Sherrill (Bike Station Aptos) joined the fray with Jen Jordan (Sycomp Racing/Team Affinity) and...

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    Gone With the Wind – Maile and Trux Win at Windy Sacramento Cyclocross

    by  • September 25, 2011 • cx • 0 Comments

    College Cyclery Compound, West Sacramento 25 September 2011   With the cyclocross season now well underway in Northern California, the Sacramento Cyclocross Series opened its season yesterday at the College Cyclery Compound in West Sacramento. The wind blew throughout the day and was particularly strong toward the end of the event. Good fortune prevailed,...

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    The Not-So-Distant Sacramento Cyclocross Series

    by  • September 22, 2011 • cx • 1 Comment

      At 2 hours or less from most locations in the Bay Area, Sacramento is a reachable destination that too often remains far away culturally. But it is does have in common the focal point for a terrific off-road cycling and cyclocross scene. The 2011-12 Cyclocross season will be the second with Brian Joder,...

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    Internet Dispatch #8: Paul Component Engineering

    by  • September 20, 2011 • cx, tech • 2 Comments

    I was first introduced to Paul Components when i started riding cyclocross and realized that you needed to jerry-rig and change all the parts that come with an off the shelf bike.  Paul Components are some of the best engineered pieces out there and they develop a slew of great products for commuters and...

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    Interbike Dispatch #6: Ritchey Swiss Cross

    by  • September 19, 2011 • cx, tech • 1 Comment

    Ed Note: I have 5 more Interbike videos I’ll post the next day or two, and a report from Tanaka who took a quick trip to the Montreal UCI race.  In the mean time send us any race reports and info and I’ll get a weekend recap up later tonight. Nothing is more NorCal...

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    Internet Dispatch #3: Vengeance In Vegas

    by  • September 14, 2011 • cx • 0 Comments

    It’s great when promoters are willing to take a story to it’s logical conclusions.  Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com and Rapha-Focus dressed up their star riders Tim Johnson and Jeremy Powers for a boxing weigh in type of event that was culminated in a race on short stunt style indoor velodrome.  All i have to say...

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    CCCX Launches the NCNCA ‘Cross Season

    by  • September 12, 2011 • cx, race coverage • 1 Comment

    Fort Ord 10 September 2011 Cyclocross season has begun…and now in the NCNCA with Saturday’s CCCX event at Fort Ord. The course was replete with everything needed for ‘cross racing except for the absence of rain and mud. It’s still September and dry and dusty were good enough. The Elite Women’s race was contested...

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