This past Saturday was the Schoolyard cyclocross race at Boulder reservoir. I had actually thought about skipping races this weekend after having the crud I’d somewhat had for the past several weeks really hit after last Sunday’s race. However, by Wednesday I was feeling ok and by Thursday I was itching to get out again, [...]
The final run up
This past weekend was a double dip race weekend – the Colorado Cross Classic on Saturday and then the Boulder Cup race on Sunday. I had registered for the double months ago and had planned on doing at least one other double weekend to prep for it before the actual [...]
It was a great race today at Boulder reservoir for the Colorado Classic Cross race! The 35+ Cat4 field was sold out as usual, so there was a lot of good competition. I have figured out how to ride sand this year so I was really looking forward to this course.
On the first [...]
This weekend was a series of ups and downs.
Friday afternoon, quite a few of us from Blue Sky Velo Club took the afternoon off and helped set up the course for the Blue Sky Velo Cup cyclocross race. This is always one of the highlights of the CX season for me as I love [...]
Heart slamming in my chest, sight greyed out beyond 50ft with pin hole vision starting to creep in, legs and lungs were searing but now are silent – I think the nerves signaling pain overheated and had to shut down for a bit. Pick myself up off the ground and start to run with my [...]