Archive for December 2009


Euro Cross Camp: Joe Dombrowski Interview

December 31st, 2009 — 12:34am

Those that raced cyclocross this past season in the Mid-Atlantic already know Joe Dombrowski. The eighteen year old Haymarket Bicycle/HomeVisit rider could be found in the front group of most MABRA races he entered this year. He usually finished on the podium and captured some impressive victories along the way. While most of us have […]

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Bilenky Junkyard ‘Cross Video

December 23rd, 2009 — 9:23am

The Bilenky Cycle Works Urban Junkyard Cyclocross took place Sunday, December 20 in Philadelphia, Pa. In year’s past the biggest obstacles in this race were hulls of rotting cars, rusting detritus and an oil-slicked race surface. The cars and detritus remained this year, the race is in a junkyard after all, but the oil was […]

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An Interview With The Swiss Dude: Valentin Scherz

December 8th, 2009 — 9:56pm

Valentin Scherz, winner of the Capital ‘Cross Classic and the MAC Elite Championship series, is an 18 year old fast man from Switzerland that spent the past couple months going toe-to-toe with many of the top U.S. riders. Scherz (Pro Cycles-Scott-Newwork) took some time for a short interview on how his Capital ‘Cross Classic race […]

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Capital ‘Cross Classic Video

December 7th, 2009 — 12:37pm

The eleventh Capital ‘Cross Classic took place December 6 at Lake Fairfax Park in Reston, Virginia.  Early morning ice and a layer of fresh snow turned to mud and slop as the day progressed. Conditions that make for a fun day of racing but not ideal for filming.  The helmet-cam made it about 15 seconds into the race […]

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Bicycle Film Festival Interview: Chris Carraway

December 4th, 2009 — 11:22am

The Bicycle Film Festival hits DC this weekend. It features movies touching all corners of bike geekitude including a first look at “The Cyclocross Meeting” to get you in the right frame of mind going into Sunday’s MAC finale at Reston. Take a looksee at the trailer and we will meet back here in two […]

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AFC: The Doc: The Interviews

December 3rd, 2009 — 12:22pm

Adam Driscoll and Patrick Blair (Adventures for the Cure) usually get interviewed on this site because they are fast guys finishing at the top of their fields each week of the ‘cross season.Blair is always battling for the top step in the 3/4 race and sometimes jumps in to the elite race for a little […]

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HoCo2xCx Podium & Pie Interviews

December 2nd, 2009 — 11:54am

The Howard County Double Cross weekend took place November 21 and 22. Schooley Mill Cross, a new race, featured long power sections and some muddy climbs. Rockburn Cross featured the same exciting single-track sections, punchy climbs and technical turns as it has the past three years. For these interviews, I tracked down podium finishers that […]

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MABRA ‘Cross Champs Video

December 1st, 2009 — 8:44am

The MABRA ‘Cross Championship took place November 29, 2009, at Taneytown Memorial Park, Taneytown, Md. Under sunny skies and warm temperatures, racers faced a course of varied conditions. Fast asphalt, gravel and grass sections funneled riders into muddy bogs. Some ridable and others, not so much. The video captures the first ten minutes of the […]

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