• Velodrome

    Van Houweling Sets Records With 45,637m Hour

    by  • February 26, 2015 • Velodrome, womyn on weels

    Yesterday evening, in the high and fast Bicentennial Velodrome of Aguascalientes, Mexico, Molly Van Houweling (Metromint Cycling p/b The Freewheel) rode 45,637m in an hour.  This ride established new elite US and Pan-American hour records.  It also qualified as a new UCI Master’s Hour Best Performance in the (40-44) category. MVH was about 34 seconds behind...

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    Van Houweling in Aguascalientes for Hour Attempt (Updated Date and Time)

    by  • February 22, 2015 • race coverage, too random, Velodrome, womyn on weels

    NorCal’s Molly Van Houweling is in Aguascalientes, Mexico, with plans to make an Hour Record attempt this coming Wednesday, February 25th.   She will start her attempt between 5:30 and 6:30 PM local time (between 3:30 and 4:30 Pacific).   She had been planning to make her attempt this evening, but changed the timing to accommodate the refinishing...

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    Keeping Up With Jim Turner

    by  • June 10, 2014 • interviews, norcal scene, Velodrome

    With Dave Maminski at Hellyer Velodrome San Jose CA.

    By Matt Beebe Author: Matt Beebe is a former IDEO designer and has been working with mobile devices for several years. Before becoming an insanely proud father, Matt was an avid racer, and specialized in time trials. These days Matt races cyclocross and is a founding team member of several start ups. It’s hard...

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    PRESS RELEASE: “Cheetah: The Nelson Vails Story”

    by  • April 30, 2014 • norcal scene, Press Release, Velodrome

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    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Dean Alleger, Executive Director 916-217-2129 dino@sacvalleyvelodrome.org www.SacValleyVelodrome.org   The Sacramento Velodrome Association Kicks-off their Capital Campaign with the Premiere of “Cheetah: The Nelson Vails Story” Sacramento, CA – April 28, 2014 – On the eve of the opening stage of the Amgen Tour of California, the Sacramento Valley Velodrome Association...

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    Primetime Podcast: Elle Anderson & Beth Newell

    by  • November 22, 2013 • cx, interviews, Velodrome

    Click to listen to interview!

    We are posting up a new podcast today featuring two NorCal superstars, Beth Newell and Elle Anderson (California Giant-Specialized.) NCCN regular Beth Newell checks in with us to talk about her recent World Cup points race silver medal from Manchester.  Anybody that reads NCCN with any regularity will know that Newell has shown consistent,...

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    Hellyer Team Pursuit Program Invades LA

    by  • August 8, 2013 • Velodrome

    The end is nigh track fans.  The Hellyer Team Pursuit Program has landed in LA and they will be looking for gold this year. The 2013 USA Cycling Elite Timed Track Nationals starts on Friday, and NorCal has sent an army of racers to bring us medals, honor and glory. I caught up with the program...

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    Huzza, Huizar

    by  • June 23, 2013 • norcal scene, Velodrome, womyn on weels

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    23 June 2013 Over the past couple seasons, Korina Huizar (Metromint Cycling) has found her forte in track-cycling. As part of the Hellyer Women’s Team Pursuit Programme, Huizar raced to a team pursuit silver medal at the 2012 USA Cycling Elite Track National Championships. Her team mates then were Beth Newell and Amanda Seigle....

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