Kitchener Twilight Gran Prix 2018

Kitchener Twilight Gran Prix 2018 Photo Gallery While my race at the Kitchener Twilight Gran Prix did not go too well, I did have a good time taking pictures of all the other racers.  Feel free to use any pictures you like, just please provide a photo credit. Want more photos?  Check out the Fieldstone Criterium gallery as well.

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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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Looking Back: Reviewing Season Goals

Season Goals

Looking Back at How I Measured up Against My Season Goals The other day while sitting at my desk, I noticed the training plan I had written last winter ahead of the 2016 season.  It wasn’t so much the race times, weekly hours, and training goals that caught my attention, but more specifically it was the season goals I had

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1x for Racing

Is a 1x Drivetrain Viable for Racing? In recent years, Sram has done their best to do away with the front derailleur.  They even made a video obituary to say goodbye to the front derailleur in the mountain bike world.  Last year, Sram released 1x for the road bringing the very popular Force CX1 to a larger audience. Road 1x

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Trevor O’Donnell Interview Part 1

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Trevor O’Donnell Interview: Belgium and Worlds The other day, I had the opportunity to sit down with local racer Trevor O’Donnell to talk about his experience with Cycling Canada’s Christmas Cross Program, racing the Cyclocross World Championships, and his plans for 2016. In Part 1 of the Trevor O’Donnell interview, we talk mud, broken shifters, and racing against the best

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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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Springbank Road Race Report

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Springbank Road Race Ontario Cup #3 Report This morning I made my way to London, Ontario to participate in the Springbank Road Race.  It was an absolutely beautiful morning for a race in a beautiful location, except for the narrow bike paths they had us racing down. Unlike the Good Friday Road Race, the Springbank Road Race got off to

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Pre Race Nerves

Those Pre Race Nerves, in January It may only be the middle of January but I am already feeling nervous about lining up for my first race in April. I decided to give racing a go as a way to motivate myself to get in shape but also to be competitive.  Fitness has always been something I’ve struggled with.  I’ve

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