Running for Cyclocross

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Should You do Specific Workouts for Running for Cyclocross? Running is a big part of cyclocross.  Its one of the key elements that makes cyclocross what it is.  Without the necessity to get off your bike and run, cyclocross would be little more than mountain biking on boring courses or grass crits.  And the amount of running and the importance

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2017 Ontario Cyclocross Calendar

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2017 Ontario Cyclocross Calendar Announced Earlier this week, the Ontario Cycling Association released the preliminary calendar for the 2017 Cyclocross season.  Building on last year’s success which say record turnouts for events and massive fields, the 2017 calendar features 12 days of racing including Citizen, Ontario Cup, and UCI level events. The highlight of this season’s calendar is the return

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Dam Cross 2016

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Dam Cross Race Report That’s a wrap on the Ontario cyclocross season.  Dam Cross was the final event of a big season for Ontario cyclocross.  Attendance records were broken and broken again as registration numbers soared.  The racing was also pretty good with new events and returning classics and courses offering up a variety of challenges. Dam Cross was no

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Vaughan Cyclocross Classic 2016

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Vaughan Cyclocross Classic Race Report One of these weeks, I’m going to have a race that goes my way and finally manage the result I think I deserve.  Just like a couple weeks ago at Toronto Cross, it wasn’t something I did that messed up my race at the Vaughan Cyclocross Classic but someone else. It was great to finally

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Toronto Cyclocross Race Report

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Race Report from Toronto Cyclocross My race at Toronto Cyclocross did not get off to a good start.  Despite somehow managing to get a second row start I found myself on the ground before we even got off the pavement.  After making it through a whole season racing on the road without crashing, I go down in the first cyclocross

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TrainerRoad Cyclocross Plan

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How I plan to Use the TrainerRoad Cyclocross Plan This Fall Week #3 of the Hardwood Wednesday Night Cyclocross Series is in the book.  As always, I was trying to improve on my previous week which meant my goal was to finish on the lead lap.  A couple changes to the course kept things fresh and threw in a couple

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That’s Better

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Hardwood Ski and Bike’s Wednesday Night Cross #2 Wednesday is officially the best day of the week.  Its one of my days off work and its Wednesday Night Worlds!  Or the Hardwood Hills Ski and Bike’s Wednesday Night Cyclocross Series as its actually known. Yesterday started off by helping Davide Frattini build the Baseball Cross course.  A morning of course

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#crossishere

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The Cyclocross Season is Officially Here My cyclocross season officially kicked off this past Wednesday with the first race in Hardwood Hills Ski and Bike’s weekly cyclocross series.  The local edition of the ever popular Wednesday Night Worlds.  With blind ambition I dove in expecting many improvements over last year. But I got a quick dose of reality.  Now that

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Ontario Cyclocross Schedule Update

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Update to 2016 Ontario Cyclocross Schedule There has been an update to 2016 Ontario Cyclocross schedule with the first event, Why Did the Turkey CX the Road on September 18th being cancelled. Here is the announcement from the Ontario Cycling website: We regret to inform you that the first Cyclo-cross Ontario Cup of the 2016 season, Why Did the Turkey

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Cyclocross is Coming

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There’s a Rumor Going Around that Cyclocross is Coming Its September now and for the northern hemisphere the road season is winding down, or already over for some of us.  That also means its time for a new season.  Cyclocross season.  And I am really excited for the ridiculous that is cross. I decided to give cyclocross as go last

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