• norcal scene

    Big Things at Little City

    by  • June 20, 2014 • norcal scene

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    20 June 2014 Bubba Melcher finally sees his hoped-for 3-day/4-stage race get underway with the Diamond Valley Road Race, the opener to this year’s Little City Stage Race. Warm weather, strong winds, a symbol of armageddon, and tough racing were the order of the day as Alison Tetrick (Twenty16) and Colin Joyce (Cal Giant)...

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    CXNC for Pilarcitos – Weekend Races for BASP

    by  • June 17, 2014 • cx, norcal scene

    17 June 2014 Tom Simpson and Pilarcitos received confirmation from USA Cycling that the 2014-15 USA Cycling Cyclo-cross National Calendar (CXNC) has a stop in San Francisco. After a 9-year absence, the GP Clark Natwick returns following its last appearance at Golden Gate Park, to run on 21 September 2014. This version’s venue is...

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    Burlingame Crit: Ryan’s Ride

    by  • June 14, 2014 • Crit, norcal scene

    Phuas Annual Letter In our own family, it is that time of the year when we begin to reflect on the year and write the annual letter as our 11th Annual Ryan’s Ride is quickly approaching on Sunday, June 22nd in downtown Burlingame.  Read More Ryan’s Ride Event Detail As part of the 28th Burlingame Criterium,...

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    An Interview With Katie Hall

    by  • June 13, 2014 • interviews, norcal scene, womyn on weels

    Hall ascends the brutal pitch of the Kent Street hill during her solo breakaway at the USA Pro Nationals road race. Photo credit Jono Devich.

    Coming quickly through the ranks of the local road racing scene and into prominence last year, first-year professional road racer Katie Hall thrilled NorCal bike racing afficionados who spectated the women’s Pro National Championship road race on May 26th. Her move to solo away from the field on the Lookout Mountain climb and then...

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    Keeping Up With Jim Turner

    by  • June 10, 2014 • interviews, norcal scene, Velodrome

    With Dave Maminski at Hellyer Velodrome San Jose CA.

    By Matt Beebe Author: Matt Beebe is a former IDEO designer and has been working with mobile devices for several years. Before becoming an insanely proud father, Matt was an avid racer, and specialized in time trials. These days Matt races cyclocross and is a founding team member of several start ups. It’s hard...

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    Sierra Historic Omnium

    by  • June 9, 2014 • norcal scene

    9 June 2014 Fifty-three years and still counting, this year’s Annual Nevada City Classic Bicycle Race is joined by the Folsom Historic Criterium for the inaugural Sierra Historic Omnium. The 2-day event is set for 14 and 15 June 2014. With a $23,000 purse up for grabs, the combination should prove an attractive Father’s...

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    A December to Rumble – NorCal versus SoCal

    by  • June 2, 2014 • cx, norcal scene, SoCal

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    2 June 2014 Race promotor Sam Ames announced recently the date for the upcoming season’s NorCal versus SoCal California State Cyclocross Championships – 7 December 2014. The event moves forward by a month over its previous January runnings. The fifth such State Cyclocross Championships goes again at Hart Park in Bakersfield and forms the...

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