• A December to Rumble – NorCal versus SoCal

    by  • June 2, 2014


    2 June 2014 Race promotor Sam Ames announced recently the date for the upcoming season’s NorCal versus SoCal California State Cyclocross Championships – 7 December 2014. The event moves forward by a month over its previous January runnings. The fifth such State Cyclocross Championships goes again at Hart Park in Bakersfield and forms the...

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    2014 Mt. Hamilton Road Race

    by  • June 1, 2014

    The rollout was jovial, as Wolfgang's documentation proves.  (Photo: Kurt Wolfgang - KWOLFGANG on Instagram)

    Clear skies and hot weather roused the NorCal peloton for the 2014 edition of Mt. Hamilton this past Sunday.  Both the men and women would endure warm and dry weather in San Antonio Valley on the eastern side of the highest peak in the Bay Area.  The women’s and men’s race evolved uniquely, but...

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    Do You Have Talent?

    by  • May 24, 2014

    USAC Cycling U23 Talent ID Camp Sunday July 13-Friday July 18  Get More Info and Register Now Do you know a young rider that could be the next big thing? Are you an U23 cyclist that has dreams of becoming professional one day? Are you interested in getting the tools to push yourself as...

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    May Reminder – It Is Still National Bike Month!

    by  • May 22, 2014

    Author: Amanda Kaestner is a former resident of San Jose and is currently a downtown Phoenician that enjoys exploring the city on her vintage Centaur road bike with an ultimate frisbee attached to her backpack. Which NorCal cities are the most bike friendly? It’s a controversial call in the NorCal cycling community, but someone has to...

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    Thumbs, Tongues, and Twinkles

    by  • May 20, 2014

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    Maripose, v. /mah’ree’pôs/ To pose for a photograph, strictly at the Mariposa Women’s Stage Race. Etymology: American-English, circa 2013 British and American scientists are conducting research into the activity of Mariposing. The pursuit first appeared in the Far Western United States during its namesake bicycle event, the Mariposa Women’s Stage Race. Historians are want...

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    Dahl Fends Off All to Win at Mariposa

    by  • May 19, 2014

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    19 May 2014 17th Annual Mariposa Women’s Stage Race It is the only event of its kind in the Northern California/Northern Nevada cycling region and probably equally so further afield. This year’s running is continuing a tradition of bicycle-racing for women that has gone on for 17 years now. Yet there is more to...

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    Wong Solos from Deep to Win at Bootjack

    by  • May 19, 2014

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    18 May 2014 Bootjack Road Race Stage 4, Mariposa Women’s Stage Race Melanie Wong (ICE Sportswear p/b Pinnacle Racing) soloed for close to 75% of today’s P/1/2 Bootjack Road Race and went on to win a stage of the Mariposa Women’s Stage Race. Going into the race, the ICE Sportswear versus Joanna Dahl Stage...

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