• spring classic

    Wards Ferry Is Where Old People Go to Conquer

    by  • March 26, 2012 • race coverage, spring classic

    Wards Ferry is one of the minor Spring Classics.  It’s a cross between Gent-Wevelgem, when it was a mid-week race, and one of the hilly Ardennes races. It gets overshadowed by other Velo Promo Spring Classics like Snelling, and Copperopolis, but it’s a race won by hard heads like Klein, Huffman, and Oliveira. Men’s P/1/2...

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    Snelling Dominated by the Wind and International Racers – Updated Report

    by  • February 26, 2012 • norcal scene, race coverage, spring classic

    Snelling, California – 25 February 2012 The 27th Annual Snelling Road Race, presented by Velo Promo and the Golden Chain Cyclists, had large fields  for the Men P/1/2 and Women 1/2 races. Despite sunny skies, the western wind was blowing hard and played a significant role in constraining early breakaways. Racers were forced close...

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