Category Archives: Race Experiences

Bicycle Injury Brings Out Supportive Friends

The 2016 South Idaho Cyclo-Cross Series was “kicking-off” with SICX1 at Sandy Point State Park under clear skies and perfect ~60F racing conditions on Saturday October 22, but my season came to an early end. Crashing out of a race sucks, or in this case, crashing out of a race during warm-up. And the anxiety can be exponentially increased with the specter of career ending / life altering paralysis. Continue reading Bicycle Injury Brings Out Supportive Friends


Discover Cyclo-cross

I decided to try cyclocross last Fall, primarily as a means to carry race fitness through the Fall and cut the off-season in half. I knew there exists some amount of fanaticism over cyclocross in some of the European low countries, but I thought this was a figment of European patriotism attempting to glorify their dreary Fall weather Continue reading Discover Cyclo-cross