• norcal scene

    Hernado’s Peanut Post

    by  • March 7, 2011 • norcal scene, opinionate, race coverage • 1 Comment

    For some reason Hernando put a great little summary on Men’s Merco in the comment section of the Bissell xtranormal video. Aside from him not giving me prop’s for such witty an insightful weekend humor it it good enough to be it’s own little article. I’m sure he’ll get more pontifications etc going later...

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    The Ides of March Approach

    by  • March 4, 2011 • norcal scene • 0 Comments

    In my mind, which can be a tricky place to be depending on the weather, the world stops to wait for Merco results and cool NorCal/Pro race stories to roll in. However due to a glut of existing, and really good resources, we won’t post much till Hernando can give his magical spin on...

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    NorCal’s Flanders

    by  • March 4, 2011 • norcal scene • 5 Comments

    This is for you non-Californians and weenies, like me, that never leave the coast. In tn the shadow of Yosemite National Park sits NorCal’s equivalent of Flanders – the San Joaquin Valley. To many this fertile stretch of land is a necessary evil to be passed through on our way to Tahoe or LA....

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    Scotts Valley GP … media opportunity Mar 9th

    by  • March 3, 2011 • norcal scene • 1 Comment

    Showcase or just hang out Teams and organizations looking to garner regional media attention should contact Mark Davis ASAP (mark@syzygysportsgroup.com)to secure spot at the media presentation of the 2011 Scotts Valley Grand Prix. This is a great opportunity to showcase your team’s sponsors and riders ~ so, reserve your spot now. ALL are invited...

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    MERCO … Topsport ups the ante

    by  • March 2, 2011 • norcal scene, opinionate • 0 Comments

    Time to test the legs The MERCO weekend used to be a standby for the National Racing Calendar … with Doug Fleutsch organizing a big tent festival atmosphere that would bring riders from around the country to attend.  The weekend offered a long but not unduly demanding road race that enticed teams with quality...

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    Sunday Short

    by  • February 27, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 3 Comments

    Despite weather abating it sounds like the Snelling depth wasn’t the same as usual this year. I blame the threats of snow and Hernando’s rant – Hernado is the cause of all that is evil. Unions in Wisconsin, Lance Armstrong’s woes, and that travesty named Colin Firth winning a grammy. Without him the world...

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