KW Classic 2017 Race Report

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KW Classic 2017 Race Report There is no excuses for that. That was just plain and simply an ass kicking and I didn’t have what it took to stick with it. Yet another DNF at an O Cup. At my previous races, there was something else I could blame on my poor performance.  Something I could pick out and know

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Good Friday Road Race 2017

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Kicking off the Season at the Good Friday Road Race After months of winter training, it was finally time to pin a number on again and kick off the racing season at the Good Friday Road Race.  The traditional kick off to the season, racers were thankfully greeted by perfect weather for spring racing on the flat, fast course around

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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

Toronto Cyclocross

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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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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2016 Ontario Cyclocross Schedule

2016 Ontario Cyclocross Schedule Announced It may be July but it is never to early to get excited about cyclocross.  Cross is coming!  Last week, Ontario Cycling announced the 2016 Ontario cyclocross schedule and there is plenty to get excited about. The calendar is packed full of new and returning events.  The big highlight of the of the 2016 Ontario

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KW Classic 2016

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KW Classic Race Report: DFL is better than DNF Its amazing how quickly a race can go from good to bad.  This past Sunday at the KW Classic, all it took was a short sequence of events for me to go from riding confidently in the group to an all too familiar situation. The race started well.  I remained in

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2016 Ontario Road Schedule

2016 Ontario Road Schedule Revealed The 2016 Ontario road schedule has been revealed with an exiting number and variety of events all over the province. The 2016 Ontario Cup features 8 events including returning favorites and a number of exiting new events.  The Good Friday Road Race returns for another year and will open the season on March 25 in

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Good Friday Road Race Report

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Lessons Learned from the Good Friday Road Race This past Friday (April 3), I headed down to Ancaster, Ontario to participate in what would be my first road race and the first Ontario Cup of the season, the Good Friday Road Race.  Full of nerves and excitement I was looking forward to this event as an opportunity to learn and

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Ontario Cycling Schedule 2015

Exciting New Events and Returning Favorites Last week, the Ontario Cycling Association released its preliminary schedules for the 2015 O-Cups across all disciplines.  O-Cup road schedule is full of returning favorites and exciting new events. The season kicks off with the traditional Good Friday Road Race on April 3.  An early start to the Ontario road racing season which could

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