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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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    place holder

    by  • March 17, 2008 • race coverage • 4 Comments

    very fast, very long, very much cash on line for the racers this weekend in Visalia. i’ll get on the hyperbole train soon enough. but, you know how time has it’s own agenda… - – - - all cool. InaT overtook BrookeMiller in the long, headwind drag to the finish. The TIBCO leadout was...

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