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    in the (mt) Hood

    by  • June 5, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 0 Comments

    Congrats to the homies It’s hard to pick which is the bigger story … Nate English finally breaking through for the big win, or PB&Co putting in a dramatic win against the Canadian threat. ENGLISH … beats Aside from having a girlfriend much cooler than him, Nate English also has a set of climbing...

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    If i wanted to live in Seattle…

    by  • June 4, 2011 • race coverage • 1 Comment

    If there is one thing I hate it is Seattle.  The reasons are many but I finally walked away from trying to like that crap hole when my dog sat on a hypodermic needle during a three day visit.  I pulled the needled out of his butt out and never looked back.  For what...

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    Mt. Hamilton W1,2 ups and downs

    by  • May 30, 2011 • race coverage, too random • 0 Comments

    The at least 40 strong women’s field started hard at Mt. Hamilton. Attacks and counterattacks began about halfway up the first pitch of the climb. Jane Despas (Yahoo) started things off to stretch her legs.  Alison Starnes (PB2012) and Flavia Oliveria (Wells Fargo) quicky responded and got a good gap (~1min) on the much reduced...

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    Memorial Day Weekend Update

    by  • May 29, 2011 • race coverage • 0 Comments

    HOLLYWOOOD!!!!!!! Mt Hamilton #mtham Everybody is doing a nice job with the twitter hastags.  It was a day for the big NorCal teams as the local heavy hitters came out to test their legs before heading off to the Philly and NVGP.  Cal-Giant went 1-2-3 in the men’s race with Jesse Moore taking a...

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    Weekend Update

    by  • May 22, 2011 • race coverage • 1 Comment

    Pshew – TOC was cool, but with the Lance crap in the background, combined with Contador flying through Italy like he’s on rockets, it started to feel a little depressing.  Weather still hasn’t quite turned for us but it didn’t stop any racing. I think I will have to get some twitter hastags out...

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    TOC Day 6 – Awesome Award

    by  • May 20, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 1 Comment

      Awesome!   It was another exciting day at the TOC with the inaugural Women’s TT invitational, and the of course, the men’s TT.  Kristin Armstong proved she’s back in a big way with a 12 second lead over runner up Amber Neeben.  It’s a nice high profile win for Nicola Cranmer’s Peanut Butter...

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    TOC Day 3 Awesome Award

    by  • May 17, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 3 Comments

    Even though I am pretty sure that I saw Lucas Euser on the front of the pack trying to lead out a Canadian today’s Awesome Award has to go yesterday’s twin Andy Jacques-Maynes.  Bissell must have kept them in a dark basement and fed them nails for a few weeks to get the Maniacs...

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