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    Brems Shows her Stripes while Finnerty and his Rig Outlasts ‘Em All

    by  • November 3, 2013 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

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    Stafford Lake Wildcat NorCal Cyclocross Series • 3 November 2013 Karen Brems (Team Rambuski Law) continues to produce wins and made no doubt about today’s race at Stafford Lake; the TRL racer conquered a Murphy-esque course leaving behind the rest of a good Women’s A/Elite/Pro field. Ellen Sherrill (Bicycle Bluebook/HRS/Rock Lobster) secured the second...

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    Kessler Scraps to SacCX Win as Sherrill Trumps the Opposition

    by  • November 2, 2013 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

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    Lembi Park Sacramento Cyclocross Series • 2 November 2013 Jared Kessler (Folsom Bikes/VW/Raley’s) and Chris McGovern (cycleution) treated spectators to an exciting Men’s A race as the pair battled hard on the course. The spoils went to Kessler after he found his “second wind.” Ellen Sherrill (Bicycle Bluebook/HRS/Rock Lobster) took on a fancied field...

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    Fear and Loathing at Harbor High: Surf City #2

    by  • October 28, 2013 • cx

    A luchador steps into the cross ring as Ned Flanders takes the Zach McDonald line. Photo Garrett Lau

    SANTA CRUZ, CA—The feedback from Surf City #2 at Harbor High School confirmed suspicions that course designer and race winner, Ben Jacques-Maynes (Jamis CX), is a full-blown masochist. The physically and technically demanding course brutalized competitors at All Hallows Cross, and even elicited some choice words from Ned Flanders, and the Oscar Meyer Wieners,...

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    The Carolina Gomez-Villafañe Interview

    by  • October 24, 2013 • cx

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    SANTA CRUZ, CA—Halfway through 2013, Carolina Gomez-Villafañe already earned herself the most improved rider award in Northern California. In 2012, she made regular appearances on B Women’s podiums before launching into the Elite A’s for 2013. The transition did little to hamper her results, as the 21-year old collected her first two Elite victories...

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    Sadoff Reflects

    by  • October 23, 2013 • cx, norcal scene

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    Sadoff Reflects on the Noiles Factor The Kevin Noiles Watch • 23 October 2013 In this continuing series following Kevin Noiles, NorCal Cycling News spoke with the person behind Rock Lobster bikes and the Cyclocross Team: handmade frame-builder Paul Sadoff.   “Kevin Noiles put it out that he had qualified for the Canadian team...

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    Noiles Toils

    by  • October 17, 2013 • cx, norcal scene

    Noiles Toils The Kevin Noiles Watch • 17 October 2013 NorCal Cycling News continues to hope and follow Kevin Noiles as he vies to take himself and his Rock Lobster bike to Cyclocross Worlds. After a tough couple of races at Star Crossed and Cross Vegas, Kevin Noiles grabbed his first win of the...

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