• delays in content this week…

    by  • May 20, 2008 • 6 Comments

    sorry folks, there will be limited posting for a few days. in the meantime, let’s thank the ddt for this lovely bit of courage ~ I seem to remember he once said it was bike racing or working on a farm — both were hard. But there’s a kind of grace in the working...

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    while it lasts

    by  • May 18, 2008 • 4 Comments

    Coryn Rivera danced up the climb today at Kern’s double-stager. The morning stage saw circuits on the WoodyBasin or WilsonGap or something ‘er other loop somewhere in a bowl of dry, spikey, harsh foothills.  I had driven to the race last year, and remembered the cemetery where we parked that the lady freaked out...

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    it’s no day at the beach …

    by  • May 16, 2008 • 11 Comments

    i got there late and the Styler/Barret show had camp Bella in full effect. i just brought him tents to crash things with. Styler even took these pics of the womens as they baked in 100degree timetrial skidlids. {styler has the serious manstache going on. it’s part fu and all man chew.} . all...

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    Mt Hoodies … or, why Oregon is hot

    by  • May 16, 2008 • 3 Comments

    The CooperSpur circuit race yesterday sets up a very interesting (long) time trial today. BJM wins another stage? - and how about the woman’s sprint with Longo pushing barriers all up and over that final drag-effect climb. Aaron’s was going for Sanders and the QOM action all race, with MeredithMiller reported as the crusher...

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    blahblahblah … where’s the race report?

    by  • May 16, 2008 • 0 Comments

    hellyer naughties. ~ so the track on Tuesdays is the training grounds. it’s where geldings first tempt break-neck speeds and thoroughbreds fling up ernest clops of acceleration. Tuesday’s are Nolan Nights … and that means you’ve got a guy with world champ stripes on his shoulders. from Manchester. so, obviously … it’s game on....

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    my bike to work day 2

    by  • May 15, 2008 • 11 Comments

    so, i didn’t ride to work today. but here’s my week – and we’ll check the balance sheets when we’re dead ~ - MONDAY ~ Taught a Beginner Session at the Hellyer Velodrome. Loads of new people coming to the track and the ones i met monday were hip and excited about upcoming cyclo...

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    my bike to work day

    by  • May 15, 2008 • 15 Comments

    drove to work – it sucks, but that’s my option. and … weirdly enough, there was more car traffic than normal. got in work to see that yesterday afternoon someone stole the office commuter i had placed in the office for the staff’s “preventative medicine and peg’ing fun” use.i guess it’s wealth redistribution, and...

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