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    TDF Twitter Pundits

    by  • July 22, 2011 • euroNews, race coverage • 1 Comment

    I started out July thinking I would try to get a post up every day but then got sick on vacation (totally sucked, have to take another vacation to make up for it.)  I kept a log, with story ideas for each day, which i may throw up for Saturday reading but the last...

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    NorCascade

    by  • July 20, 2011 • race coverage • 0 Comments

    Bend seems like a second home to NorCal young retirees and cyclists. NorCal’s finest have converged on Bend one more time for the Cascade Cycling Stage Race.  Coverage is spotty, you can try and tune into the official twitter feed @cascasdecycling, or try @podiuminsight, or Hernando’s facebook feed for live updates. Women’s Update Pascale...

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    Hellyer Progeny – Moscow or Bust

    by  • July 12, 2011 • race coverage, Velodrome • 0 Comments

    Two of Hellyer’s juniors qualified for the World Track Championships in Moscow with national championships victories this past weekend.  Andrew Lanier, whose father –  A. Lanier Sr. gives much of his time to development of juniors down at Hellyer Velodrome, qualified for the Points Race with his win.  Andrew is one of the Specialized...

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    Crit Recap: Davis, St. Rafael, Lodi Get Pro Treatment

    by  • July 11, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 2 Comments

    Ed. Note: Vacation happened last week… sort of. NorCal got the pro treatment with coverage and photos at several big crits by Lyne Lamoureaux of podiuminsight.com fame.  While resting up at home in NorCal, in between NRC and fancy domestic races, which podiuminsight.com covers for various cycling publications, L.L showed up to take some photos...

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    Track … Jr Natz & TVC’lights

    by  • July 7, 2011 • race coverage • 0 Comments

    Junior Nationals … Andrew Lanier (Sr) reporting in 100+ degrees WOW it’s only been 1.5 days of racing but with temps from 102 to 105 it just drains you. We (Hellyer) have: 13/14 Boys: Adrian Costa, Justin Leong – (Omnium = 500m TT, scratch & points) 15/16 Girls: Shannon Bhatia – (Omnium = 500m...

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    TVC Day 1

    by  • July 2, 2011 • race coverage • 2 Comments

    I have been en route to the east coast since 10:30 am PST Friday morning but I was able to stay up to date on happenings at the Testarossa Velodrome Challenge thanks to the tweets of @yu_kie and the photos of @podiuminsight (http://www.podiuminsight.com/2011/07/02/testarossa-american-velodrome-challenge-day-1/). Be sure to check them out on twitter for a recap...

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    Burlingame Crit: Updated

    by  • June 26, 2011 • race coverage • 0 Comments

    There was exciting racing up in Burlingame which is  one of the longest running races on the Peninsula. The local speedsters had a good shot at this one as many men and women who have been cleaning up on the NorCal scene were off contesting races either at nationals in Georgia, or in the...

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    US Crit Championships & Friday Nite

    by  • June 24, 2011 • race coverage • 0 Comments

    Shelley Olds won the US Crit Championship for a second year in a row. Check the cool video of the finish on Facebook.  It’s a great finish for Olds who had a rough week after crashing out at NVGP. Like the TT winner, Evie Steven’s, Olds is angling for a spot on the 2012 Olympic...

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