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    Crush them all

    by  • April 2, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 0 Comments

    REDLANDS … the good, the bad, the f’ugly The huge breakout of 2011 is CalGiant’s John Bennett.  Winning the Beaumont Stage in such dominating fashion … 150k off the front … shows the professional teams that this is a young man with the engine for the big leagues.  Kudos.  Bennett is a recruit from...

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    Redlands … love & hate

    by  • March 31, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 5 Comments

    Quick notes from a bike bitch for the weekend: HTC is crushing it on the women’s side of things.  Amber Neben in the front of her teammate Evie Stevens.  TIBCO’s Erinne Willock is a close third and Carmen Small in 6th.  Peanut Butter has KArmstrong in 5th, but it’s Colavita with 3 riders in...

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    Sunday News – SDSR, Landpark, & Bariani

    by  • March 27, 2011 • race coverage • 6 Comments

    Here are the quick updates on this weekends activities. #Landpark Another witty, said respectfully vs. mocking it’s pithiness, write up from Rand on the P/1/2 race at LandPark.  Deffinitly worth checking out. Touchstone Cycling showed they are ready to start rocking with a solid race at Landpark.   Touchstone riders Marissa Axell and Elis Bradshaw produced 1-2...

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    San Dimas Quickie

    by  • March 25, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 6 Comments

    San Dimas is a friendly cool build up to Redlands. NorCal will have a big footprint at Redlands this year from looking at the rosters so keeping an eye on San Dimas will give us a good indication how some of the locals will fare against the big guns. Women The NorCal rider to...

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    Sunday Shorts

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

    Congratulations to anybody that made it out.  Many races were cancelled on the weekend (Wards Ferry, Colfax, Hellyer) due to inclement weather so kudo’s to the hard core men and women who braved the rain, wind, and snow to race their bikes in epic weather. Beat the Clock The local training race was run...

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    Madera, racing, Leopard

    by  • March 14, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 11 Comments

    CalGiant makes it happen First off – we must all remember that the Madera Stage Race is grassroots.  As in … the itchy, weedy shit that stains your shorts and makes you scratch in all the wrong places. Madera was one of the few regular stage races (stretching the definition, of course) we had...

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    Sunday Shorts

    by  • March 13, 2011 • norcal scene, race coverage • 2 Comments

    Madera As yet another proof point that Cal Giant’s youth movement is poised to take over NorCal and the rest of the US like a rabid elephant Evan Huffman won a convincing race in the P12 Division Looks like Missing Link drove a break in the RR and put Cara Gillis in the lead...

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