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    Strongest Win In Pescadero Coastal Classic

    by  • June 11, 2014 • race coverage

    Stage Road - Pescadero Coastal Classic.  Photo: http://www.chainreactionblogs.com

    Fog licked the coast, creeping up to the edge of the Santa Cruz mountains and blanketing the start of the 2014 Pescadero Road Race at the local high school.  Adjacent from the school, neck-high yellow flowers were in full bloom, underscoring the location’s importance for flower-growing agriculture.  Marshals efficiently parked arriving racers – a...

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    2014 Mt. Hamilton Road Race

    by  • June 1, 2014 • race coverage

    The rollout was jovial, as Wolfgang's documentation proves.  (Photo: Kurt Wolfgang - KWOLFGANG on Instagram)

    Clear skies and hot weather roused the NorCal peloton for the 2014 edition of Mt. Hamilton this past Sunday.  Both the men and women would endure warm and dry weather in San Antonio Valley on the eastern side of the highest peak in the Bay Area.  The women’s and men’s race evolved uniquely, but...

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    Tour of California Kicks Off In Sacramento

    by  • May 12, 2014 • race coverage

    The field prepares for an hour of hard, fast racing around the State Capital.

    Photos courtesy of Alex Chiu Photography and Cranking Glass. Stage 1, Sacramento On a sunny Sunday characterized by pleasant spring temperatures but plenty of wind, the first stage of the Tour of California commenced eight days of stage racing for the men, and two stand-alone events for the women. The men’s field headed off into...

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