Smithers MINNEAPOLIS

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Located: Minneapolis, Minnesota
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hey on Jan 14, 2012 in MiscellaneousI envy those who can brush their teeth away from a sink. Once I stick the toothbrush in my mouth my saliva glands start working overtime and soon I would be drooling all over myself if I did not have a sink nearby. That’s about it.



2012 UCI Masters World Cyclocross Championships on Jan 14, 2012 in I came down to Louisville with no expectations and the only goal of making it to the final race. There were qualifying heats for the finals but with a field of less than 80 riders the qualification heats were only used to seed the starting grid for t...



Cross Nationals 2012 on Jan 7, 2012 in It was a fun but challenging day in Verona today. One of my goals for this year was a top 20 finish in the Masters 40-44 event after finishing outside the top 40 last year. I felt great in the non-championship race on Wednesday and, although conditio...



2012 Cyclocross National Championship Course Review on Dec 13, 2011 in CyclingA review of the course for the 2012 USA Cyclocross National Championships The starting grid is on pavement and from the start the course proceeds to the north around a sweeping right turn and then past the finish line. 20 meters past the finish line...



CX Nationals, preparing for the worst on Dec 9, 2011 in CyclingCross posted from Helmeteering. Some banter on the Twitters today got me thinking. For those of you who raced in Kansas City in 2007, what I am going to tell you next is not news. It can get cold in the mid-west during the winter, really cold. Shocki...



Princeton Valley Cyclocross Race on Nov 29, 2011 in Local Cycling, So I went over to Eau Claire and raced CX last Sunday! I would not have been there at all as I had registered for Jingle Cross and had a motel room booked and everything but then my car crapped out Friday night and put the whole weekend in the bin...