Apparently handups are verboten at National Championships, so we enjoyed the lack of responsibility and spent the day ringing cowbells and cheering everyone through the mud. Geoff Kabush and Mical Dyck dominated their races, winning their National Championship jerseys by a good margin. There was lots of great head-to-head racing, and big cheers for [...]
Video from the 2012 Team Escape Velocity Grand Prix of Cyclocross, held at Burnaby Fraser Foreshore Park on November 10, 2012.
With snow in the upper parts of the North Shore, and crisp bite to the air, cyclocross weather had arrived just in time for the BC Cyclocross Championships on October 21, 2012.
By all accounts, the Cross on the Rock series on Vancouver Island is one of the best grassroots cyclocross series’ in Canada – if not North America. Our friends over at Republic Bicycles raced the Port Alberni round a few weekends ago and came back with big smiles and lots of fun stories. Here’s some [...]
The British Columbia cyclocross season kicked off under sunny summer conditions on Sunday at Aldor Acre Farms in Fort Langley.
For bike people, its always a time of excitement when the shop calls to say, “Your new bike has arrived!”. There’s a sense of anticipation and anxiety before you swing your leg over it for the first time. Will it feel as good as you’re expecting? When my new cyclocross bike arrived at Republic, I [...]
To kick-off my cyclocross season preparations, I’ll be heading to this free cyclocross clinic on Sunday at Marymoor Velodrome in Redmond, WA. Presented by boutique bike shop, Cascade Bicycle Studio in Seattle, it should be a good intro to the sport. Let’s see if i can trip over some hurdles! Either way, I’ve been practicing [...]