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    Little City Stage Race and it’s Getting Bigger

    by  • June 25, 2014 • norcal scene

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    25 June 2014 The 2014 Little City Stage Race is now complete but has grown its footprint on the local road bicycle-racing scene. This year, with just 3 weeks notice, the event expanded to four stages over three days. Despite the late change and Friday racing, the registered numbers of participating racers was nominally...

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    Duel Dueling at Fernley

    by  • June 21, 2014 • norcal scene, race coverage

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    21 June 2014 Both the Women’s P/1/2 and Men’s P/1/2 races had similar two-racer breakaway stories today, at the Fernley Circuit Race. The second day of The Little City Stage Race saw racing at the Fernley Speedway in Nevada. Temperatures were well into the eighties and the winds were something chronic – very gusty...

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    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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