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    Back to Basics…The Cycling News of NorCal

    by  • June 17, 2009 • norcal scene • 6 Comments

    Ladies and gentlemen, allow me to introduce myself. My name is Hernandito (my interweb pen name, an homage to the truly inimitable blogowner himself, Mr. Hernandez), and I will be slingin’ the nonsense at your monitor from time to time. Shall we begin? As the title implies, I’ll be heading back to this blogs...

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    Randomly Wednesday

    by  • January 7, 2009 • norcal scene • 7 Comments

    Got 45 posts jangling around the noggin … let’s see if we can jot down a few on the quick-like ~ - – - San Bruno Hill Sprint Starts I love the Jan1st tradition of hurling ourselves up that little SanBrunoHill.  It’s relaxed, fun, and mostly goofballery on bikes.  But, it’s still a race...

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    quick draw RaceReports

    by  • January 6, 2009 • norcal scene • 5 Comments

    Peak Season CX awwww yeah, what a day of racing down in WatsonVile.  I’ve started throwing up pics … the Flickr is where they can be found.  I thought I was able to squeeze off a few decent shots ~ but, i think that was the beer talking. The racing was top-notch at the...

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    NorCal win in Europe

    by  • January 5, 2009 • norcal scene, womyn on weels • 6 Comments

    SHELLEY OLDS WINS in Rotterdam!!! The 6-Days of Rotterdam are a HUGE show … with colored, lazer lights shooting in every direction and bass thumping sounds bump’n the arena like it’s part bike race, mostly disco rave.The first event of the 2nd day’s competition was the Women’s Elimination.  I happened to get an email...

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    San Bruno HillSprint Pics

    by  • January 1, 2009 • norcal scene • 4 Comments

    - - Here’s my first batch of pics and there’s another set coming tomorrow. also, check out SamParker’s snaps. - – -What a beautiful day.  ChrisPhipps went machinegun on everyone and shot himself to the finish ahead of TraceyColwell and MetroMint EvanPickett.  Women’s race was won by LaurieFenech … again.more soon ~m

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    2009 Cal Giant’ness

    by  • December 30, 2008 • norcal scene • 1 Comment

    VelosNewz tapped the BerryBoys as Best Amateurs of ’08 … seems an easy pick since the Berries almost stole podium at the Elite Championships down in socal this year.Be it one day hammerfests or stage race epics … Cal Giant was at everything and always near, or standing on top..  And now with the...

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    Monday hap’s

    by  • December 22, 2008 • norcal scene, race coverage • 9 Comments

    Peak Season Cyclocross happened all over Santa Cruz this weekend …and Paulo, BossLobster, Sadoff took the podium straight home..Kudos, maestro.  Kudos..If you were on the FACEBOOKS over the weekend, you got to catch as-happens crackberry shots from Sabine.  They rock.Apparently Lopes was cutting some brappage out there and Buckethead had a facecam planted on...

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