Monthly Archives: July 2012

Rol Carbon 58 Review

These wheels have been my race wheels for over a year and half.  They’ve served two seasons on the road, and one for cyclocross.  I wanted to give not only a specific review of the wheels, but also a more … Continue reading

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Summer Racing Break Update

As I mentioned in my previous post, I’m taking a few weekends off from racing.  Although I’ll be out of town so I can’t race, the time off from racing should be beneficial for me.  Racing is a good way … Continue reading

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Vacation!

Believe it or not, I haven’t officially put the blog on ‘vacation’ in the 2+ years I’ve been writing.  Tomorrow I’m leaving on a road trip, followed by a plane trip the next week.  I probably won’t be posting until … Continue reading

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Longmont Criterium – State Crit Championships

I thought I knew what to expect when I arrived for the Longmont Criterium, as I last raced it in 2010.  Apparently there is a new course which has been used the last two years.  I did a quick lap … Continue reading

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Wednesday Weekly Update

Last weekend was one of my most successful of this season. If you take a look at my season’s results, it is clear that I’m finally coming on form.  As I expected, racing a lot the last month has really … Continue reading

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Sonic Boom Criterium

As I rolled up to the race to pick up my number, clouds were brewing overhead.  I’m known for my constant optimism, and I make no exception when it comes to weather forecasting.  I checked the radar as I left … Continue reading

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Mike Horgan Hill Climb

I’ve had less time training this season, and one of the differences I’ve noticed is that I’m not quite as good the second day as I have been in the past.  Racing the day before wasn’t the only reason this … Continue reading

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Prospect Criterium

This race is another of my favorites (aren’t they all?).  The course is in Longmont’s Prospect neighborhood.  Longmont is a half hour east of Boulder and is a mid-western style town: flat, boring, an almost-cute but more run down Main … Continue reading

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