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USGP Fort Collins

I have to say I had a very disappointing weekend.  I’m feeling rather apathetic about writing it up, and I don’t want to be giving excuses. I’ll be somewhat brief here and summarize my thoughts on the weekend. Day 1 … Continue reading

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USGP Preview

The US Grand Prix of Cyclocross is the de-facto national championship series.  It is the most important series on the calendar.  All the races are UCI (International) ranked, and each weekend has one C1 ranked race.  The only ranking a … Continue reading

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USGP New Belgium Cup – Day 2

It’s all fun and games until someone gets hurt. I’m sure you’ve heard the outcome, but I’ll continue the report as usual… I had a lot of rest last week so I expected the first race to open up the … Continue reading

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USGP New Belgium Cup – Day 1

The weather was forecast to be bad for this race.  I was expecting it to be muddy, but was surprised to see it was worse than last year.  One the drive up, I could hardly see anything, nor stay on the … Continue reading

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Wednesday Weekly Update

In past years, ‘cross season has been more of an after thought than anything else, but that is where I have always found my best results.  My arguments in the past have been a decreased depth of talent, and simply … Continue reading

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Cyclocross Goals

The best way to create a training plan for a season is to plan out what the priority races are.  This way, preparation can be tailored to the type of races, and when they fall on the calendar.  But first, … Continue reading

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Wednesday Weekly Update

Last year’s cyclocross training regime was simple: Race Saturday and Sunday, and ride Wednesday Worlds as my only workout.  Believe it or not, with 18 races and only about 9 workouts, I was able to eke out my best season … Continue reading

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USGP – New Belgium Cup

Saturday – Men Cat 2/3 If you follow my twitter, you know that I work Friday nights until 3am.  This is not usually a problem, since my races are usually nearby, and usually start around noon or later.  There are … Continue reading

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I never got around to writing a race report from Sunday’s Castle Cross, but: The venue was OK, the course was really fun, the weather was variable (from nice to cold + windy) and I raced well finishing 6th again.  …

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