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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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    NorCal Kids Rule @ Natz

    by  • June 23, 2011 • interviews, race coverage • 0 Comments

    I’d like to think our inspirational Natz stories are making the NorCal riders climb to higher and higher heights, but really the NorCal contingen is just kicking ass. Performances so fare have been strong… 1st Men 13-14 Road Race – Robbie Farrens 1st Men 13-14 Time Trial – Jack Maddux 2nd Men 13-14 Time...

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    The NorCal Classic: Nevada City

    by  • June 19, 2011 • race coverage • 0 Comments

    I’m hoping Hernando pipes with some of his bike race poetry on the Nevada City Classic since he’s been popping up in Facebook pictures from the race all day.   Summer finally arrived just in time to punish the faithful who were willing to trek up to the Sierra’s in a field that was...

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    W123 Pesky Pedaling

    by  • June 18, 2011 • race coverage, womyn on weels • 2 Comments

    It started with a bang for the hosting Webcor/SportVelo women, with Jane Wolcott taking the first prime and holding the field off over the first bump in Stage road.   The first descent dropped a rider or two, and then the climb over the next bump dropped one more. The grind up 84 commenced and...

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    Pesky District Championships

    by  • June 18, 2011 • race coverage • 3 Comments

    The Pesky podium photo, which doubles for the District Championship, kinda sums up the NorCal men’s scene right now. Cal Giant on top, flanked by two Marc Pro-Strava fellas,  with Yahoo oddly awkwardly standing to the side… and then there is a Webcor presence hanging in the background.  Jesse Moore took his second District...

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    The Cat 3 Report Dispatch #1

    by  • June 18, 2011 • Cat 3, race coverage • 3 Comments

    Editors Note: This is a new feature written by guest writer Cat3 Bloggity covering action in the Cat3 world.  He thinks nobody cares about his world, but i disagree, so I’m leaving out his tag line of …. “Races that nobody cares about and results that don’t matter.”   He’s like an amateur Big...

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    Weekend Quickie

    by  • June 13, 2011 • race coverage • 1 Comment

    This is almost straight from Beth Newell who took a win at the Taleo Crit in Benicia today. Taleo Crit Joel Robertson & Kirk Carlson (Garmin) were in a 2 man break, and Kirk won.   Beth Newell won the women’s race (soloed for about 20 minutes). Mendes Crit Mary Ellen Ash won the women’s...

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