Jingle Cross Rock

From: Sara Brokaw Date: Nov 26, 2007 9:09 AM Rolled down to the Sunshine State (Iowa) with my better half for one last weekend of psychocross racing. Arrived late thurs evening, so headed out for the first arctic ride of the season in the very bright sunshine of the middle midwest…2.5 hrs with a starting … [Read more…]

2007 State CX Championships, B1/cat4 report

I finished 34/95 in the B1 race, 23 for the Cat 4 field This was my first race in 3 weeks, and my first after a bout of pneumonia last month. I felt well-recovered, but a little unsure of how i’d feel, having ridden only once in that 3 weeks, and not at all hard. … [Read more…]

Rum River Womens b3

From: Sara Brokaw Date: Nov 14, 2007 10:22 AM Not sure if this ever went out..sorry if you somehow got it 2x…. On a nice sunny fall day, I toed the line with rodent Lee Penn, BWARC, 2xridley, ND Linda, Bella, and B-wood Amber for a separate start in the womens field. 4-5th up the … [Read more…]

Rum River and CRY/C2

From: Lee Penn Date: Nov 12, 2007 5:01 PM Good afternoon rodents! Rum River – what a race. I think this was my hardest race of the season, to be honest. I had been traveling earlier in the week, and I had some asthma. I felt pretty good and pretty strong but not really 100%. … [Read more…]

Fwd: [GW] Weekend Womens Cx reports

From: Lee Penn Date: Nov 5, 2007 12:54 PM Well, what a fantabulous weekend for me! I got to race both – yes BOTH weekend races! Ham Lake – second Lined up with a very good start position and the desire for an excellent start – was hit from the right by June, who was … [Read more…]

Fwd: [GW] Weekend Womens Cx B3 rpt

From: Sara Brokaw Date: Nov 5, 2007 10:58 AM Opted for the double after not racing last weekend. Separate womens starts both days…interesting to see where I am compared to the others without having the big start. Ham Lake 5/7 starters After watching rodents rip it up in the C race (Derek’s return), I lined … [Read more…]

Fwd: [GW] Ham Lake Race Report B1

From: Jeff Ingham Date: Nov 5, 2007 10:21 AM Ham Lake….as cyclocross courses go this one is fun to ride but not much of a “Cross” course. One long paved section then off into the woods for the majority of the race, two single barriers. Got a crappy start and there an immediate gap between … [Read more…]