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    Snelling Dominated by the Wind and International Racers – Updated Report

    by  • February 26, 2012 • norcal scene, race coverage, spring classic

    Snelling, California – 25 February 2012 The 27th Annual Snelling Road Race, presented by Velo Promo and the Golden Chain Cyclists, had large fields  for the Men P/1/2 and Women 1/2 races. Despite sunny skies, the western wind was blowing hard and played a significant role in constraining early breakaways. Racers were forced close...

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    Pine Flat RR: Same Ol’ Races, New Winning Faces

    by  • February 21, 2012 • race coverage

    Droughts in NorCal only have one beneficiary – cyclists! Well, tarantulas too but spiders are scary.  Early season fitness has brought big turnouts to the Pre-Season races and the NorCal racing contingent is displaying abnormal fitness for this time of year.  The fun part about the NorCal Pre-Season Races is that new riders pop...

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    Preisler and Hutcheson Ride Early Breakaways to Wins at Copper Town

    by  • February 19, 2012 • race coverage

    Copper Town Circuit Races Copperopolis, California – 19 February 2012   With the Northern California/Nevada road racing season in full gear, racers took to the Copper Town Circuit Races under excellent weather and over well-paved road surfaces. The 5.5 mile course enters into the Copperopolis Town Square before stretching out along an out-and-back. The...

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    Paskenta – It’s Not Race, It’s Survival

    by  • February 10, 2012 • norcal scene, race coverage

    Every Superbowl Sunday Chico becomes one of the most watched places in the cycling world. In a time bound tradition that goes back to the days of when race bikes were Italian, and George Mount was a god, Chico’s “Paskenta” event, an unofficial, non-sactioned, show up and tough it out in the central valley,race,...

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    Gina Hall and Andy Jaques-Maynes Win Elites, SoCal Wins Overall

    by  • January 23, 2012 • cx, norcal scene, race coverage

    Gina Hall and Andy Jaques-Maynes Win Category A, SoCal Wins Overall – final report, photo gallery, full results NorCal versus SoCal 2012 California State Cyclocross Championships Hart Park, Bakersfield – 22 January 2012 Sam Ames’ vision, for a battle-of-the-state by and for cyclocross racers, continued this past Sunday at Hart Park in Bakersfield. The...

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