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    Battles At Copperopolis: The Women’s Race

    by  • April 6, 2015 • race coverage

    Third place boiled down to an exciting sprint finish.

    This article covers the Pro/1/2 Women’s Copperopolis Road Race. Check back soon for coverage of the Pro/1/2 Men’s saga. Photos courtesy of Michael Hernandez. A small but strong field of P/1/2 women’s local dominators lined up for 63 miles of cobbled fun last Saturday. The Metromint duo of Leah Thomas and Joanna Dahl pushed...

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    Van Houweling in Aguascalientes for Hour Attempt (Updated Date and Time)

    by  • February 22, 2015 • race coverage, too random, Velodrome, womyn on weels

    NorCal’s Molly Van Houweling is in Aguascalientes, Mexico, with plans to make an Hour Record attempt this coming Wednesday, February 25th.   She will start her attempt between 5:30 and 6:30 PM local time (between 3:30 and 4:30 Pacific).   She had been planning to make her attempt this evening, but changed the timing to accommodate the refinishing...

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    Paskenta: The Movie

    by  • February 6, 2015 • race coverage, spring classic

    Paskenta is one of those races that holds a firm place in my psyche.  In my imagination it is the purest form of bike racing. A guy shows up at one end of town, a couple hundred cyclists find him, they agree on a route, and then the magic happens. They simultaneously start hammering. No starting...

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    Sagebrush Omnium – Truckee Bike Park

    by  • October 7, 2014 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

    7 October 2014 Stetson-Lee and McGovern Winners at the Sagebrush Omnium This past Sunday was another beautiful blue-sky, eighty-degree day for cyclocross as racers converged on the Truckee Bike Park and the second day for Sagebrush’s Omnium. The 2-mile course covered a variety of terrains including grass and pavement. Just as with the omnium’s...

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    Sagebrush Omnium – Hidden Valley

    by  • October 5, 2014 • cx, race coverage

    4 October 2014 Under blue skies and warm weather, the Sagebrush Cyclocross Series began their 2-Day Omnium at Hidden Valley Park, Reno. Teal Stetson-Lee (Luna Pro Team) led a free cyclocross clinic earlier in the day and then led the Women’s A field to the finish line. Walton Brush (MashSF) fought for position early,...

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