Nevada City Classic

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Nevada City Classic
Category 3/4
Field size 85
Result 37 Overall 6th cat 4
It was a hot day in Nevada city and I was a little late to getting my numbers pinned on my Jersey so my warm up was about 15 minutes. This would be my first category four race and the first time riding with such [...]

PG & E Crit, Pleasanton

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Typical 45+ 1,2,3/ 55+ 1,2,3 race, smooth riding for the most part, quick but not too bad. Wasn’t prepared for the heat, though, I didn’t feel well drinking hot Gatorade so I coasted around in the pack. At one point I realized that quite a few had dropped off and I was at the back, [...]

TNT – June 14, 2012 (Thursday, not Wednesday)

6:15-6:30pm sign in, socialize, or roll. I’ll be there to answer questions
6:30pm 6 lap warm-up in a perfect paceline increasing speed from 20 to 25+mph (6:50)
two technique sprints (7pm)
three laps with sprints from T1-T2 and T3-T4 (8 in total) (7:15)
three laps at the starting (green) line – 1st lap together and 20mph, 2nd lap [...]

Folsom South Canal TT

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Folsom TT
Cat 4
No in Field:14
Position:2nd
Decided to ride this TT the day before to see if I had recovered from my illness. The day was very windy but the temperature was perfect. This event is held as part of the Folsom Cyclebration and the TT was the first of the three events.
The course is [...]

TNT June 7, 2012 “on the road again”

Congrats to everyone that raced at Dash for Cash!
sign in before 6:30pm
roll around and/ or socialize
prompt departure at 6:40pm
team paceline warm-up north on Cherry to Central. Make sure we are all-together.
***1st attack session starts after we turn onto Central and continues all the way to Thornton Ave.
re-group at the intersection of Central and Thorton
—> [...]

Mount Hamilton Road Race E5/ Public

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Mount Hamilton Road Race E5/ Public
Teammates: None in my field but Bill in M45 ¾
Field size 40
Result 15
This race was a sprint up to the observatory and would be my first time climbing Mount Hamilton.  The road surfaces were nice and I had plenty of time to enjoy the scenery because after the fist climb [...]

IC3 Dash for Cash E5

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Got to the coarse early around 6:30am. Start was at 7:40. Got number pinned and started to roll around the coarse with Roy and Geno to warm up. Roads were wide, 3 lanes on two sides, 2 on the other 2. Smoothest road surface i’ve raced on, only a few slightly sunken manhole covers to [...]

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