• Inspiration

    by  • June 22, 2009 • 6 Comments

    Good evening ladies and gentlemen. Here is a bit of humorous advertising to kick things off: OK, we’re done here. Let’s get on with it. ———————————————————————————————————————————————- Before tonight’s blogwriting commenced, I sat down with a decidedly extravagant portion of ice cream and reflected on this weekend’s racing. I needed inspiration, and nothing was particularly...

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    Back to Basics…The Cycling News of NorCal

    by  • June 17, 2009 • 6 Comments

    Ladies and gentlemen, allow me to introduce myself. My name is Hernandito (my interweb pen name, an homage to the truly inimitable blogowner himself, Mr. Hernandez), and I will be slingin’ the nonsense at your monitor from time to time. Shall we begin? As the title implies, I’ll be heading back to this blogs...

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    Yo, Hellyer Locals!

    by  • June 16, 2009 • 0 Comments

    Hi all – so sorry for late reminders about these upcoming events for you! – FRIDAY June 19th … Team Roaring Mouse presents FRIDAY NIGHT TRACK RACING. THEME: Pirates!  Show up in a pirate outfit, get a free food and drink provided by the awesome folks at Team Roaring Mouse.  Don’t dress up?  It’s...

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    Directional Stability

    by  • June 9, 2009 • 2 Comments

    A teammate was asking for feedback on how to improve his riding skills…specifically on how to hold a better line. He got an earful of suggestions, which I thought I’d recount here, in slightly condensed form. _____________________________________________ If you’re good on rollers, it means you have a pretty smooth pedal stroke already, so hopefully...

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