October 2014 Greetings
This September has been a great month for bicycling activity. We started the month off with Past President Ron Quitoriano’s 8th Annual FCC Tandem/Recumbent Rally. Ron and crew put on a great event free to all club members and guests. There were over 100 riders with the majority being tandems and recumbents.
Sequoia Brewery North
Champlain & Perrin
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Lance Armstrong (left) and George Hincapie (right) were teammates at U.S. Postal Service and Discovery Channel from 1998 through 2005. Photo by Tim de Waele.Hincapie said that someone from his gran fondo had reached out to “the appropriate governing body"[…]Read more...
Top contenders for the U.S. world championship team gathered in the Virginia capital on Wednesday and Thursday to take a first tour of the road and time trial courses, hold team meetings, and build the foundation of the nation’s first[…]Read more...
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The UCI and WADA confirmed that they will appeal Kreuziger's biological passport case, seeking to overturn the Czech Olympic Committee's decision to drop the case. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com (File).UCI and WADA will fight Czech Olympic Committee's decision[…]Read more...
Team LottoNL-Jumbo was introduced on Thursday. It is a unique combination of a cycling team and speed-skating team. Photo: LottoNL-JumboFormerly Belkin, LottoNL-Jumbo officially announces their team, which is closely partnered with a Dutch speed-skating teamThe post Team LottoNL-Jumbo officially unveiled[…]Read more...
Karsten Kroon's biggest win came in 2002 on stage 8 of the Tour de France. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.comKroon, 38, retires after 18 years of racing that saw him win a stage at the Tour and finish on[…]Read more...
Vincenzo Nibali isn't worried about Astana losing its racing license. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.comThe Italian doesn't see "big problems" with the team's UCI racing license in the wake of three doping casesThe post Nibali not worried about Astana’s[…]Read more...
These events will be coming to a road near you. Some of these are paid events sponsored by other clubs. Check out the Ride the West Calendar by Greg Lozaga.
Bass Lake Powerhouse Double Century
Saturday October 11, 2014
Clovis Veterans Memorial District Hall
808 4th Street, Clovis California
Clovis, CA 93612
REGISTRATION CLOSING DATE
Thursday, October 9, 2014
October 18, 2014