September 11, 2008

Single Speed World Championships

Over a year ago I heard that Single Speed Worlds were going to be in nearby Napa, California. I immediately knew that I had to race that race. Many things transpired in the meantime and… Read more »

September 26, 2007

Back to the ‘burgh

Soaking wet and still breathing hard from the short track, my father and I packed up the van and headed north to Pittsburgh. I was very excited to hang with my family for a week… Read more »

May 3, 2007

Epicenter of Belladom

After racing at the season opening NMBS #1 event in Phoenix, I went on to Sea Otter, where the Vello Bella presense was strong. Blue and pink jerseys were spotted everywhere, with road and mountain… Read more »

December 14, 2006

My one and only ‘cross race of the season

This past weekend, I finally worked myself up to spectate a cross race. All season I’ve been avoiding it because I would much rather be racing than watching. I’m a doer not a watcher. Saturday… Read more »

November 8, 2006

The fabulous Sheila Moon

Well known in Northern California and the Pacific Northwest, Sheila Moon is rapidly taking over the world. Well, her clothing is anyway. In fall of 2003 Sheila Moon debuted her self titled clothing brand in… Read more »

October 23, 2006

Where in the world is Barbarella?

As many of you may have noticed, I haven’t been to a single cross race this season. You may be wondering why. Did Barb get lazy and quit training? Did she finally have enough racing… Read more »

January 5, 2006

Ready for Worlds

Happy New Year! Mother Nature has decided to punish Northern California this season. We’ve been hit by several large storms, one after another. Friday’s storm was the biggest and nastiest. The wind blew, rain fell… Read more »

December 18, 2005

The big show

Thursday: Fly to Boston on the early flight. Josh, Simon and I are at the airport eating bagels when Melodie calls an hour before our flight. She slept through her alarm and is just leaving… Read more »

November 23, 2005

Spills and the chills

There is so much to write about this week. I started it off by getting sick. Josh was ill last week and I managed to keep the virus at bay until the last possible moment… Read more »

November 16, 2005

The Martha Stewart of Cyclocross?

A weekend off racing and nothing interesting to write about except FOOD! Food is in my list top five favourite things ever and the term is used in the broad sense (including beverages too). Bike… Read more »