• norcal scene

    USA Cycling Fails to Deliver Drug Tests

    by  • December 5, 2014 • norcal scene, too random

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    On December 15th, the NCNCA Board will convene to discuss budget appropriations for new year. The NCNCA usually allocates a substantial amount of money, approximately $5,000, for the successful mentorship of new riders. The rest of the money is put to a variety of different uses for the district. This year, the NCNCA will...

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    film de vélo ~ The Story of the Six-Day

    by  • November 24, 2014 • norcal scene

    Straight outta EastBay … —- The Six Day – Cycling’s Oldest Story <from IndieGogo crowdsourcing site> “Prepare yourself for racing like you’ve never seen before…” Be a part of a groundbreaking documentary detailing the struggle and triumph through an astonishing feat of endurance and skill – the Six Day Bike Race – one of the oldest,...

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    Year End Recap: Limitless Cycling Team

    by  • November 13, 2014 • interviews, norcal scene

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    It has been quite a year for the Limitless Cycling team. A newly developed team based in Folsom, California, the group continues into the 2015 year with more growth while retaining a majority of its original riders. Earlier this year, I caught up with the team during their team camp in Solvang to learn...

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    Sagebrush Omnium – Truckee Bike Park

    by  • October 7, 2014 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

    7 October 2014 Stetson-Lee and McGovern Winners at the Sagebrush Omnium This past Sunday was another beautiful blue-sky, eighty-degree day for cyclocross as racers converged on the Truckee Bike Park and the second day for Sagebrush’s Omnium. The 2-mile course covered a variety of terrains including grass and pavement. Just as with the omnium’s...

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    NorCal versus SoCal Moves to January

    by  • October 3, 2014 • cx, norcal scene, SoCal

    3 October 2014 Announced recently, Sam Barn Promotions moved the 5th Annual NorCal versus SoCal California State Cyclocross Championships from its originally planned December dates to 24-25 January 2015. The Hart Park, Bakersfield venue will continue to see riders from up and down the state decide the better district in January. The change accommodates...

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    Lloyd Romps, Kaiser Strikes

    by  • September 22, 2014 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

    22 September 2014 Candlestick Point Grand Prix Clark Natwick With Clark Natwick himself on hand, Bay Area Super Prestige began their 2014 cyclocross season yesterday with the Clif Bar Grand Prix Clark Natwick, presented by Summit Bicycles. It was a splendid affair commensurate with Tom Simpson’s aim to return UCI racing to the region....

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    NorCalNevada ‘Cross Ready for More

    by  • September 17, 2014 • cx, norcal scene

    17 September 2014 Another huge weekend is in store for regional cyclocross. The weather is threatening some precipitation over the next day and the hope is at least the rain subdues the dust. The CCCX series holds its third event of the season, this time putting racers to the test at CSU Monterey Bay....

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