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Castle Cross

After starting my off season a little earlier than planned, I was unsure how to stay fit leading up to the start of my road training.  I enjoy cyclocross usually, so getting into the last few races of the season … Continue reading

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Colorado Cross Classic

The Cross Classic was my first UCI race back in 2010.  I was a newly minted Cat 2 and took my first opportunity to be at the start of a race with international level competition.  I finished in the mid … Continue reading

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Cyclocross 101

I’ve heard cyclocross referred to as “a cult within a cult”, a reference to the fact that cycling isn’t quite a mainstream sport (in the US), and that cyclocross is even more obscure.  However, the sport has been growing steadily … Continue reading

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Spectating the USA Pro Challenge

If you haven’t had the chance to watch a top level pro stage race, DO IT!  I’m a huge fan of watching racing on TV (or the internet), but seeing the race in person is an entirely different experience.  Road … Continue reading

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Could I race the USA Pro Challenge?

With the big race coming to Boulder this Saturday, I’ve been asked by a lot of folks that know I’m a bike racer (but not much else) if I’m racing in the USA Pro Challenge.  Obviously I’m not, but could … Continue reading

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Keenesburg Road Race

Even though I’m in the middle of my pre-cyclocross break (I didn’t ride for 5 days straight leading up to this race), I just couldn’t stay away from this race.  There is a severe shortage of true road races on … Continue reading

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Racing for Hope Criterium

This race is a bit of a sleeper on the calendar. This year it was up against the Leadville 100 and Steamboat Singer mountain bike races, and was followed by one of the highest profile local criteriums the next day. … Continue reading

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