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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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    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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