Tag Archives: cyclocross

Race Prepping my Commuter Bike

Since purchasing my Opus Adagio commuter bike in 2010, I’ve mainly used it for… commuting! Yay! It does what it’s meant for really well. It’s a nice, fast, comfortable, sturdy commuter “urban performance” bike in the $600 price range. It’s … Continue reading

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So Much To Say, So Little Time

It’s been a crazy couple years for me. Luckily, and by the grace of God, I’m getting through it. In fact, it’s starting to look a whole lot better and I’m getting excited for what might be in store for … Continue reading

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MuddyCross – I mean MennoCross 2013

Well it looks like I never had time to post about some of my cyclocross races this year. Oh well. Here are some pics of Mennocross. It was a mud fest and as fun as anything I’ve ever done! Aside … Continue reading

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Memories of ‘Cross 2012

All winter I wanted to write a summary of my short cyclocross season last year but never got around to it. I wanted to wax poetic about how amazing it was, about the mud, blood, but no tears (guess I didn’t … Continue reading

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First Cross Race of the Season! Must Buy Loctite…

Wow was I humbled last Saturday night! I just finished the Open Race in DarkCross: a night-time cyclocross race at the local dirt oval speedway. Open Race is for anyone without a race license who wants to try out the … Continue reading

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How to Turn Your Daily Commute Into a Cyclocross Training Session

As I mentioned previously, Cyclocross season is upon us. I’ve so far only done one race for fun, last year, but I did train for it by riding home via different routes and watching some youtube clips. When riding home … Continue reading

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Kenda Kwicker Tire Review

I recently bought some Kenda Kwicker 700×32 tires to try out for cyclocross this season. This will be my second time racing and my first time with a road-style bike with 700C tires. I will attempt to review these tires … Continue reading

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