• Nationals Roundup: NorCal Roars In Madison

    by  • July 21, 2014

    Photo by Tim Aiken

    Two weeks in the rearview mirror, NorCal returned from USA Amateur Nationals with a series of stunning performances, replete with three national championship jerseys. In the Elite Men’s road race, a peloton of approximately 50 riders hit the final climb together.  In the ensuing battle, Coloradan Emerson Oronte of Horizon Organic drifted away for the...

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    Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Cascade

    by  • July 13, 2014

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    13 July 2014 Watsonville Criterium ICE Sportswear presented by Pinnacle Racing are sending a team to the Cascade Cycling Classic and decided to stretch their legs en route. Velo Promo’s small but precious Watsonville Criterium welcomed the riders to the Women’s race upon which the team set about winning; the spoils went to Felcia...

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    Primetime Podcast: Giro Rosa Preview with Jen See

    by  • July 3, 2014

    The Giro Rosa, the biggest stage race currently held for the women’s peloton, kicks off on Friday the 4th of July.  The favorite for the 10-day tour is former Webcor rider, and last year’s champion, Mara Abbott. Abbott will be riding for the United Healthcare squad, which is one of two American trade teams...

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    ‘Murica, The Tour, and Optimal Cadence

    by  • July 1, 2014

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    There’s nothing quite like celebrating ‘Murica, pounding hot dogs, and enjoying three weeks of the Tour de France.  July is the real “most wonderful time of the year” during which the greatest bike racers on the planet battle over the most storied tarmac in our sport.  For nearly 100 years the discussion over cycling cadence has...

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