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    what a weekend, what a weekend

    by  • June 16, 2008 • race coverage • 49 Comments

    It’s that time of the year where you can’t shake a stick but find some drama out on the tarmac. – Up at the Nature Valley GP … Charles Grathous has been sending out awesome wrap ups of the event – i’ll try and log them together and put them on a NVGP re-cap...

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    we never talk anymore …

    by  • May 7, 2008 • race coverage • 12 Comments

    ok, time to indulge ~ Healthy meet Happy! yep, i’m giggling like a schoolgirl gone C-cup because i was able to walk away from a couple CatsHill races and a heaping dish-full of Velodrome pedaling last weekend and still be on the straight and narrow. i don’t want to say i’m being a ms.Priss...

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    feed is down …

    by  • May 1, 2008 • race coverage • 19 Comments

    yeah, i’ve been slacking on the site.  and so, to fill in some space … the return of RANDOMS! – – – Tour of the Gila ~ yup, it’s here again … that logistic nightmare of a race held in a dying mining town in southwest NewMexico.  Racing in New Mexico is like dating...

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    overcooked

    by  • April 17, 2008 • race coverage • 12 Comments

    oh gross … Pulled the bike out of sputnik for the first time since the Madera road race on Sunday and there was some sort of mystery solution caked and dry-bubbled all over the saddle. i mean … that’s disgusting. You see, for quite a few years there’s been a bit of twist and...

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    Madera Madness

    by  • April 15, 2008 • race coverage • 10 Comments

    it’s a sickness … untreatable. and gots a few pics of day1 – – – Madera Women’s Elite It bugs me that i only get to see little snippets of the racing at events like Madera. It’s a pretty hectic race weekend with a 3 stages tucked into 48 hrs (or 4 in 72...

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    Redlands Opens Wide

    by  • April 4, 2008 • race coverage • 1 Comment

    The men’s race is going to be so fast this year at Redlands. so, so, so fast. i mean, look at the talent in the top-20 of this field. Then look at how strong the next 3 pages of results are. fast. – – – and the ladies, i’ve already called Abbott for gold...

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    Hanford Masters of the spandex-verse

    by  • April 4, 2008 • race coverage • 4 Comments

    ok, i’ll admit it ~ the Hanford 35+1/2/3 crit was the most fun i’ve had in a bike race all year long (pix grapt from Gary at CVC ~ pre-emptive gracias, hombre). The field was solid sized, but not ungainly. The quality of competition was superb, with nobody walking away in absolute other-wordlyness. The...

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    Racing this Weekend

    by  • March 27, 2008 • race coverage • 4 Comments

    It’s a chockfull of racing in the NorCal this weekend ~ Up in the Bay, there’s the Brisbane weekend.  It’s a weekend for those who like to go around in circles, that’s for sure.  Fast courses, fast fields … always aggressive, but tactical races. Down in the central valley will be the exclamation points...

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