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    BJM Leaves the Pro Peloton, Joins Jakroo

    by  • October 28, 2015 • Press Release, rider

    JAKROO Custom Apparel Brings Ben Jacques-Maynes on Board in Sales & Product Development Role October 23, 2015 (Pleasanton, CA) – Jakroo USA hires former professional road racer Ben Jacques-Maynes. The company has continued to experience growth with another record-breaking year. Jacques-Maynes recently retired from a racing career where he made his mark as one...

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    My Friend Allen Brumm

    by  • September 30, 2015 • norcal scene, rider

    Allen Brumm was hit by a car and killed on Sunday. I arrived home from watching the World Championships in Richmond and called a friend to talk about the race. He told me about Allen. First there were the words. I heard them and my first experience was “That cannot be right.” Allen was...

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    Lael Wilcox Interview: Tour Divide Winner (Women)

    by  • August 11, 2015 • adventure mountain biking, global mountain bike event, interviews, mountain biking, mtb, rider, too random, womyn on weels

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    NCCN is fortunate to interview an amazing endurance rider and winner (women) of the Tour Divide, Lael Wilcox.  We would like to thank Lael Wilcox and Nicholas Carman for the interview. Follow Lael and Nicholas’  journey: www.gypsybytrade.wordpress.com Flandria:  Why did you decide to race Tour Divide?  What is appealing about the race to you?  ...

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    Nepal’s Queen of the Mountain

    by  • April 23, 2015 • interviews, mtb, rider, womyn on weels

    Authors Note:   Women who dream to be a professional bike racer or even amateur racing with teams require a lot of support from their families, sponsors and friends. It’s common that women who are professional cyclists still work and have families so balancing life, training and racing is challenging everyday.   In Nepal, there...

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