Category: Cyclocross

LTR #4 Podium.  Mike Gettinger and myself.

Race Recap, LTR #4

This past weekend brought the final race, round #4, of the Live Train Race Series.  The race was held in Grand Junction at the Canyonview Park Baseball Park.  This was the same location as round #1 but the course was different this time around.  Not only was there a lot less turns and technical features, the course was run in […]

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Finish of the Carbondale Turkey Day Cyclocross Race.

A New Hope – Race Report

After last race’s shit show I vowed to get my bike in top working order. A new front chain ring, cleats and one stolen seat post and seat from my road bike and Bessy was good to go. Unfortunately last Sunday I woke with a unexpected hang over and a sore throat. A sore throat could only mean one thing, […]

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LTR #2 Men's Master Podium

Something Old, Something Worn, and Something Loose.

This past saturday was round #2 of the Live Train Race (LTR) Cyclocross Series.  This weekends event was held in Palisade, CO at Riverbend Park.  The weather report for the weekend was 12-14 inches of snow depending where you you lived.  I went to bed and it hadn’t started to snow yet.  I hoped for snow as I love racing […]

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Coming out of Retirement Party

Coming out of Retirement Party

I had been getting pressure from Nic, the guy I’m temporary living with in Colorado to put my cross bike together. Nic also is co-owner of Aloha Mountain Cyclery here in Carbondale. The other day while cleaning the garage he threw me a seat and carbon seat post and said take’em. Now that I had a seat and seat post […]

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SSCXWC 2012

SSCXWC 2012

Here is the scoop people.  After learning the UCI SoCal ‘Cross After Dark Final was happening the same weekend as the SSCXWC they decided to crash the party.  Checkout the news section of the SSCXWC site to read more on how this years event became a reality. When:  Nov. 30- Dec. 2nd Where:  Los Angles, CA Los Angeles State Historic Park: www.parks.ca.gov/lashp/ Google […]

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2012-2013 Cyclocross Schedule

2012-2013 Cyclocross Schedule

Here is a pretty good listing of the major cyclocross events and series out there.  From local to national, to UCI events.  I’m sure there are more so check out the link at the bottom for CXmagazine’s schedule.  Enjoy the mud, cowbells and beer! MFG Cyclocross Series -Seattle 8.15 – Pre-season #1 – Magnuson 8.22 – Pre-season #2 – Magnuson 8.29 – Pre-season […]

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StarCrossed Returns to Marymoor in 2012!

StarCrossed Returns to Marymoor in 2012!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: StarCrossed 2012 returns to Marymoor Park for an Eight-Hour Enduro and Eliminator Shoot Out Seattle, WA May 11th, 2012 — Low Pressure Promotions, LLC of Seattle, WA released the details for StarCrossed today, with an event date confirmed for Saturday, September 22nd, 2012 at Marymoor Park in Redmond, WA. The 2012 edition of StarCrossed will take on […]

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Anything but Fair

Anything but Fair

I would be lying if I said I agreed with the current way in which the cyclocross nationals and the up coming Master World Championships qualifying is being handled.  Below is a quote from Bruce Fina the race director for the Master World Championships.  -Note my opinions and views are not directed solely towards him but  more so at those […]

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2012 Cycling Calendar

2012 Cycling Calendar

Thanks to Joe Martin for gathering the following information. Some days there are multiple events so they are placed in order of preference. Dates with ? are unknown at this time.   Season Long Training Series Tuesdays from March 20 to August 28 – Road Race Series at Pacific Raceways (http://www.buduracing.com) Thursdays from April ? to September ? – Seward Park Cycling series (http://northwestvelo.com)   Registration […]

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SSCX Cup 2011

SSCX Cup 2011

One night over some beers, okay a lot of beers three single speeders from three different teams formed a contest.  That contest was the SSCX Cup.  The idea was to spice up the single speed class with a little side contest.  Riders finishing in the top 15 of each single speed race earned points for their team.  The team with […]

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