• norcal scene

    Pros and Cons

    by  • May 11, 2010 • norcal scene, race coverage • 3 Comments

    Berkeley Hills … savagery unleashed I have a deep and sin filled love/hate relationship with the Berkeley Hills road race course.  I loathe the traffic that rumbles around the roads and have a dread fear that somebody’s doing to get plowed on it one day … but, I love the shortly brutal climbs, rolling...

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    Newz from bikenerd

    by  • May 5, 2010 • norcal scene • 0 Comments

    Phil Liggett and Paul Sherwen @ Testarossa Winery – May 18th This event is a cool fundraiser for the Hellyer Junior’s track program and the 2010 AVC (June 11-12).   The cheap seats are damn good seats and if you want to go all VIPy, than you can get a chance to check out...

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    monday blather…

    by  • April 19, 2010 • norcal scene, race coverage • 4 Comments

    Wente RR and Crit next weekend Wente is a funny weekend … in NorCal, the Livermore classics signal a long California spring of racing beginning to phase out,  while the early left coast onset of summer rises like a hot sun.  Come late July and August … this part of the world is almost...

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    Weekend remembers

    by  • April 7, 2010 • norcal scene • 1 Comment

    TIBCO goodies for sale Saturday ~ April 10th from 9am to 1pm Los Altos, 1577 Fairway Drive … take advantage of some incredible deals on equipment, clothing, wheels & bikes … hell, all things cycling. The TIBCO professional team will be making room for their 2010 stock, so if you’re not racing until the...

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    Copperopolis delivers

    by  • April 5, 2010 • norcal scene, race coverage, womyn on weels • 9 Comments

    Locals shine under chilly, thundery skies It seems there’s rarely an edition of Copper that doesn’t have a few majestic professionals taking part to prep themselves for later season grandeur by storming the training log with gear-wrenching climbs, windswept pursuits, and frame jarring descents.  From li’Levi getting ready for L’Tour to big Jacques-Maynes stomping...

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