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    The Pink Dot

    by  • February 10, 2014 • too random

    The Pink Dot

    Taking in deep breaths of air it seemed beyond belief that I was experiencing a vitality of life impossible to comprehend nearly six months earlier. As we rolled past palm trees and shoreline, sharing scars of donation and transplantation, I introduced Jacob to his first ride along the Pacific Coast Highway. Two men, one...

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    Primetime Podcast: WCA Prez Robin Farina and Dr. Kristin Keim

    by  • February 7, 2014 • too random

    Last week we interviewed two women who are working to make cycling a better place. Listen to the podcast with Robin Farina and Dr. Kristin Keim here.  Women’s Cycling Association (WCA) president Robin Farina is deep in the world of cycling. As a bike shop owner, professional cyclist, and national champion road race champion...

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    Canadian Olympian Gillian Carleton Joins Vanderkitten in 2014

    by  • January 27, 2014 • too random

    Olympic & World Championship Bronze Medallist on the track Gillian Carleton is set to ride select road events in 2014 with California based women’s team Vanderkitten. Gillian, who hails from Victoria, British Columbia has her sights set on the track at this Summer’s Commonwealth Games in Glascow. After a breakout road season with Specialized-Lululemon...

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    UCSB Poor College Kids RR & John Herr Fundraiser

    by  • January 24, 2014 • too random

    I know it’s late notice for those NorCal’ers looking to take a beautiful road trip for the weekend … but if you haven’t done the UCSB early season race before, you’re really missing out on a fantastic Spring Classic.  And this year, there’s more to it than just a fun time in one of...

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    Roster: Marc Pro – Strava

    by  • January 9, 2014 • too random

    MPS Roster 2014

    Featured photo on main page by Alex Chiu. TRUCKEE, CA, January 9th 2014 — Headquartered in Northern California, and entering its 7th year as one of the top cycling programs in the United States, the Marc Pro – Strava cycling team is excited to announce it’s 2014 roster. Marc Pro – Strava is continuing...

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    Be Careful Out There Deer: The Thanksgiving Re-Post

    by  • November 28, 2013 • too random

    NorCal Cycling News Holiday Story: Be Careful Out There Deer I don’t care if this is lame, but I like this story a lot. Like the way Alice’s Restaurant gets played on the radio, in its entirety on Thanksgiving Day in some city I used to live in, I can’t even remember which one,...

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