• 4th Annual SVCF Fundraiser 2014 – May 10th!

    by  • May 5, 2014

    The 4th annual SVCF event to support aspiring female Olympians is coming up on May 10th, set to coincide with the start of the Tour of California. This year is an exclusive event at a friend/supporters house in Woodside, Deepak Kamra. It will be a fun evening with our athletes, Tour de France legends...

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    PRESS RELEASE: “Cheetah: The Nelson Vails Story”

    by  • April 30, 2014

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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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    May 10th Sacramento Velodrome Event! Meet Nelson Vails!!!

    by  • April 29, 2014

    MAY 10th, 7pm SPECIAL SHOWING – “Cheetah: The Nelson Vails Story” Where: The Crest Theater – 1013 K Street, Sacramento, CA – (916) 442-7378 Purchase tickets at tickets.com. All proceeds will benefit the Sacramento Valley Velodrome Association! Folks! Come meet the legend, the inspiration, the CHEETAH May 10th in downtown Sacramento. Dean Alleger and...

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    Bear Tam Fondo: May the Fourth Be With You

    by  • April 28, 2014

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    On the Fourth of May, coincidentally Star Wars Day if you are into that kind of thing, the Bear Development team will be hosting a Gran Fondo in the North Bay. The ride starts at the Proof Lab Station in Mill Valley, and all of the proceeds from the entrance fees will go to...

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    Soloists Take Copperopolis

    by  • April 20, 2014

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    Photos used with grateful courtesy of Alex Chiu Photography. The Copperopolis Road Race, a Northern California classic always held the day before Easter, celebrated its 34th iteration with impressive solo wins in the P/1/2 men’s and women’s fields. Even for first flight starts, the day was already warm and continued the slightly windy conditions...

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    Topsport: NorCal’s friendly, fun alternative to Redlands

    by  • April 8, 2014

    While the NRC slugfest of the Redlands Cycling Classic went down in Southern California this weekend, Northern California roadies who had not traveled south to suffer convened in the foothills west of Yosemite for a relaxed weekend of low-pressure competition. After some rain during the week, Saturday and Sunday shaped up to be sunny,...

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    Korina’s Euro Diary: Drentse 8

    by  • April 8, 2014

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    Editor’s Note:  With Flanders finished and the exciting lead-in to the cobble race of all cobble races, Paris-Roubaix, we are lucky to share with you another diary entry from Korina Huizar when she raced Drentse 8.  Drentse 8 features a cobbled section that the Orica-Greenedge director stated, “Are the two gnarliest cobble sections I...

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