Monthly Archives: April 2011

Idyllwild Spring Classic Stage Race Day 1 Report

Racers: Tim Rizzi and Rob Clouthier The course: 9.1 mile cross-country mtb course. The promoters we spoke with consider it “intermediate” Results: Rob Clouthier – 4th, Tim Rizzi 10th Lessons learned: Bring a race map for the preride. Soft sand … Continue reading

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Race Report – Tour of the Gila (Pro/1) [NRC]

Hi Everyone, I will write a small report on what I’ve gone through so far on this great event. Two weeks before starting the race, I decided to go train in the high mountains of Albuquerque so I can be … Continue reading

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CicLAvia

I had heard about CicLAvia through the La Grange emails. I liked the idea of getting “regular” people out on their bikes. In that spirit, I recruited my friend Jeff Hall, who rides a sturdy mountain bike without a shammy, … Continue reading

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Palm Springs/Palm Dessert Area Ride Report

Dear LGers I was in Palm Springs last weekend with the family and was able to join a really great club ride put on by the Desert Cycle Club http://www.cycleclub.com All the rides are described on their website but I … Continue reading

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DPB CAT5 Late Breaking Race Report

Race report: Devils Punchbowl RR   4/23/11 CAT5A CAT 5A Racers: Joe Eby (9th) Joe Camacho CAT 5B Racer: Eli Rubel Better late than never here is my CAT 5 race report for DPB – 2 laps 32 miles ~ 3000 … Continue reading

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Chuck Pontius Cat 3 Race Report – Half of my Easter Sunday

Marco Cubillos 3rd Christian Cognigni Field Michael Hamilton Field Luis Acosta 8th I joined a chase group to try to catch the solo break about 15 minutes into the race. We dwindled down to two of us but were caught … Continue reading

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Redlands Women’s Pro/1/2 Race Report

Redlands Bicycle Classic – March 31 – April 3, 2011. Submitted by Melina Bernecker The Redlands Bicycle Classic is known as the Premier Stage Race in the United States, and also one of the toughest on the National Race Calendar … Continue reading

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Chuck Pontius Pro 1/2 Race Report

Executive Summary – Chuck Pontius Pro 1/2 Criterium Who Raced: -Stu Press (21st) -Danny Kam (26th) -Victor Ayala (Pack) -Roberto [Bebo] Rodriguez (Pack) -Jeremy Dixon (Pack) -Lance Coburn (Pack) -Gustavo Mendez (DNF) Who Won: Anthony Canevari (Cash Call) Field Size: … Continue reading

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Devil’s Punchbowl Pro 1/2 Race Report

Executive Summary – Devil’s Punchbowl Road Race, Pro 1/2 Course: 5 laps, 80 miles, 7,500ft of climbing Who Raced: -Victor Ayala (8th) -Brandon Gritters (DNF) -Roberto Rodriguez (26th) -Stu Press (28th) -Mike Herdman (30th) Field Size: ~60 Who Won: Devan … Continue reading

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POLA TT Report

Breezy to windy, with a steady drizzle. Oh, you want a race report? I can’t speak for Nick Gillock (we both had to leave before Cat 4 results were posted), but I placed first among the 60+ old farts — … Continue reading

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