Thursday, August 12, 2010

No love for the cross bike-till now

Early this Tuesday morning I finally got out on the cross bike-just messing around and getting a feel for it again. Tuesday afternoon, I finally made some time for a real ride around Kent and surrounding towns-just another reason why I call Kent home.  Here's a link to the ride:

The countdowns continue: 18 days till class starts, 25 days till cross season, 30 days till Rev 3 ironman

Now for something worth reading:

Grunt Girl Racing and Snakebite Racing

First Annual Cyclocross & Mountain Bike Clinic
Want to try cross? Want to give mountain biking a try? Here’s your chance to attend a clinic for both!

When: Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Place: Reagan Park (Huffman Parking Lot) in Medina, Ohio

Time: 5pm-8pm

Who: Everyone!


Schedule and Details

5:00 pm Check-in and check out the latest CX gear from Bike Authority!

5:15 pm Intro CX – CX Basics, equipment, courses, race categories, USAC Rules

USAC Coach – Race Experience, Training Tips, Race Calendar, Q & A

5:45 pm Begin circuits: drills, dismount-remount, barriers, race tactics for CX and MTB

6:45 pm Practice circuit on course

7:15 pm Ride Reagan Park loop

7:45 pm Post ride Q & A

Please bring a helmet, mountain bike shoes or sneakers for beginners.

For full details, visit

Hope to see you there!