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    Candlestick CX

    by  • October 23, 2011 • cx, race coverage • 0 Comments

    Screw the 49ers – they have caused me too much pain in recent years.  The only thing it’s good for these days is drinking 4o’s, fishing and cyclcross… thankfully Pilarcitos decided to bring cross back to the ‘Stick this year, and it was a hot one.  Temperatures reached over 80 as riders pounded over...

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    Loader to Team Exergy

    by  • October 10, 2011 • race coverage • 1 Comment

    It’s a happy news Monday!   Logan Loader, one of NCCN’s favorites, is joining Freddy Rodriguez on Team Exergy. Loader pinged us over the weekend to say he’s out with the team getting set up for the 2012 season.  Loader is one of several NorCal racers who will be stepping into, or back into...

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    Day 1 & 2 Report from the 2011 US Track Natz – International Omnium

    by  • October 5, 2011 • race coverage, Velodrome • 1 Comment

    BY HERNANDO! The 2011 US Track Championships were chock full of roaring crowds, record setting performances, and more than a little hair-pulling controversy to make it one of the more memorable editions in recent years. Adam Duvendeck took over managing events at the ADT Home Depot Center for the 2011 National Championships and both...

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    CCCX Launches the NCNCA ‘Cross Season

    by  • September 12, 2011 • cx, race coverage • 1 Comment

    Fort Ord 10 September 2011 Cyclocross season has begun…and now in the NCNCA with Saturday’s CCCX event at Fort Ord. The course was replete with everything needed for ‘cross racing except for the absence of rain and mud. It’s still September and dry and dusty were good enough. The Elite Women’s race was contested...

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    Winters & Vacaville

    by  • August 28, 2011 • Cal Cup, race coverage • 1 Comment

    Winters RR The men’s race was won by a resurgent Marc-Pro Strava who have been falling just a few feet short in the last few Cal Cup races.  Marc-Pro Strava’s Keith Hillier won the 96 mile slug fest out of a break of six, a break which saw several casualties that last lap.  (Thanks...

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    Cal Cup Get’s Cool

    by  • August 22, 2011 • Cal Cup, race coverage • 3 Comments

    Back to back road races is a tough weekend for any rider but with San Ardo RR and University RR on tap this last weekend NorCal riders had their work cut out for them.  Usually the biggest hazards of these races are the King City cops (San Ardo), and the coastal fog (University) but...

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    Getting Back on Track – Cal Cup

    by  • August 15, 2011 • race coverage • 4 Comments

    Almost back on track after a few weeks on the road.  Cal Cup battles have started picking up… of course this being a slightly more, I need to search for a constructive word here, ‘fungible’ type of contest, which may not adhere to the needs of our Type-A race community, results of races and...

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