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    real nerds race bikes

    by  • January 19, 2011 • norcal scene • 7 Comments

    Most of us here in the Norcal acknowledge just how sweet a circuit of racing we have access to throughout the year.  We’ve live in a place where a racer can choose between a cross, road, or mtb race on the same weekend … and even have an eye on an upcoming velodrome event...

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    Savage Sprints in Sacto!

    by  • January 10, 2011 • norcal scene • 2 Comments

    Slice my tires I can’t believe I didn’t publicize this event last week … what a douche. But don’t worry, there’s more of these pedal parties coming up (Jan 23, Feb 6, Feb 20, Mar 6 & Mar 20).   And if you’re anywhere near the “Hot Italian” Pizza & Panini Bar in Sacramento for...

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    January means “Spring” in NorCal

    by  • January 7, 2011 • norcal scene • 1 Comment

    At a time of year when most American cyclists are still weather-trapped in musty basements and car-less garages, sweating buckets over rollers and bitching about not having enough TdF videos to watch … we in California are scoping out the upcoming races where we can “get in a little speedwork.” NorCal’s Early Bird Criteriums...

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    Uphill Battles

    by  • January 4, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage, womyn on weels • 2 Comments

    Straight off the line ~ thanks to any and all heading back to this website after the long hiatus from posts populating.    Due to some gentle nudging by a co-conspirator and the (more predictable) new energy a turn of the racing calendar generates, there just might be some regularity to the irrationality spun...

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    San Bruno … the year begins early

    by  • December 29, 2010 • norcal scene • 3 Comments

    San Bruno HillClimb … where the fit meet the shan NorCal miscreant and uber-blogger, Rand Miller, has teased us with a social media posting that he’s willing to strap on a number for the January 1st bit of stupidity knows as the San Bruno HillClimb. Of course, if he doesn’t pre-register … it seems...

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