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    Maple Leafs and Drama at Exergy

    by  • May 24, 2012 • race coverage, womyn on weels

    Exergy Tour Prologue – 24 May 2012 Final Report There was drama in the Prologue Time Trial as Canadian racers take the top three times whilst Kristin Armstrong (Exergy Twenty12) crashed on her run. The fastest time of 4’09″ came from Tara Whitten (Team Tibco – To the Top) and Gillian Carelton (Canadian National...

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    Exergy Tour: Team TIBCO’s Legendary Linda Jackson

    by  • May 24, 2012 • womyn on weels

    Hernando caught up with Linda Jackson, the Manager/Director of the TIBCO team, on the day all the teams bikes were purloined, and subsequently returned in Boise, ID at the start of the Exergy Tour.  Despite being a Canadian by birth Jackson has been residing in Northern California most of her adult career.  Much like...

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    Exergy Tour: Crimes and Expectations

    by  • May 23, 2012 • norcal scene, womyn on weels

    Boise, Idaho 23 May 2012 The Exergy Tour proper begins tomorrow with the Prologue Time Trial. Today, the media kicked-off their Tour with the Pre-Race Press Conference. Local dignitaries and women’s cycling royalty were on hand to talk up Exergy as the big women’s event. The big announcement at the beginning came from Boise’s...

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    Team TIBCO Bike Stolen On Eve of Exergy Tour

    by  • May 23, 2012 • womyn on weels

    DEVELOPING STORY: UPDATED 1:15 PM PST Boise Mayor reports that all bikes have been recovered. Citizen tip aided in recovery. ~ Tim Westmore 12:40 PM PST Police have recovered 6 bikes stolen from women’s pro racing team in Boise ~ Idaho Statesman 10:28 AM PST Reports on the internet today are flying with news...

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    Shelley Olds: Back on Track

    by  • May 22, 2012 • euroNews, womyn on weels

    Shelley Olds is a NorCal favorite who made her way in the cycling world at Hellyer Velodrome riding for pioneering women’s teams like Proman.  After a big 2010 season Olds went to race in Europe full time.  While garnering some top finishes in 2011 her performances were overshadowed by the return of stars like...

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    Amgen TOC Women’s Invitational TT

    by  • May 17, 2012 • womyn on weels

    I think we should make a concerted NorCal effort to tweet and Facebook the hell out of this event.  The ideal scenario is we overload the Tour Tracker servers, assuming they actually stream the race.  If they don’t i suppose we will just have to light up the #atoc hashtag and let them know...

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    Crowley Stomps the Hill then the ‘Mints Come Storming Back

    by  • May 12, 2012 • norcal scene, race coverage, womyn on weels

    In Memory of Suzanne Rivera (Team B4T9 Post)  12 May 2012 Mariposa Women’s Stage Race Day 2 – Groveland Hillclimb and the Greeley Hill Road Race Updated Report – added top-five results for the hill-climb. Stage 2 – Groveland Hillclimb Starting from a graffiti-covered bridge, this 6.9-mile course climbs 640m (2,100 feet) along Wards...

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