Posts filed under “Race Reports”

23 October 2009  |  Race Reports

Last Minute ‘Cross

After some good time at home (literally hardly leaving the house for several days due to arctic conditions in Fort Collins last weekend) I started to get a little antsy.  I decided at…  |  READ »

2009 Cross Vegas podium

9 October 2009  |  Race Reports

Cross Racing Begins

I did have a long drawn out blow-by-blow of my races in Vegas and Madison, but since that is already almost a month ago, it seems a little late… No matter how you…  |  READ »

21 September 2009  |  Race Reports

When your body says “No”

It’s been a tough past few weeks. Here’s a quick run-down: I was really excited about the race at Worlds, so it was pretty disappointing to feel as bad as I did on…  |  READ »

10 July 2009  |  Race Reports

BC Bike Race: Days 3-7

BC Bike Race Day 3 So after getting stuck behind some slower folks in the singletrack on Day 2, Ryan told me “you need to start faster.”  Then he listed off all the…  |  READ »

29 June 2009  |  Race Reports

BC Bike Race: Day 2

Whew! I’m already exhausted and it’s only Day 2… Today’s stage was pretty long ~70k, and a lot of it was singletrack. Tough singletrack too, the kind where you are constantly going over…  |  READ »

28 June 2009  |  Race Reports

BC Bike Race Day 1

Day 1 of BC Bike Race is in the books. It was pretty cool racing with a teammate (especially a really fast one…). I started things off right by not warming up enough…  |  READ »

27 June 2009  |  Race Reports

BC Bike Race Day 0

So here I am in Vancouver, and BC Bike Race starts tomorrow. Today we rode part of the Day 1 course, and there was some pretty gnarly stuff. There was a long climb…  |  READ »

16 June 2009  |  Race Reports

US Cup #4: Colorado Springs

Raced at Teva Mtn Games in Vail two weekends ago.  Finished second to Katie in the cross country and third in the hill climb.  I got a little cough after Teva that I…  |  READ »

30 May 2009  |  Race Reports

World Cup #4: Madrid

We arrived in Madrid and were greeted by hot, dry weather- pretty similar to summer in Colorado.  The course was almost the same as last year- dry, sandy and fast. And then it…  |  READ »

6 May 2009  |  Race Reports

World Cup #3 Race Report

I’ll just blame my lack of updates on jetlag… After a disappointing finish in Offenburg and a pretty light load of training heading into the Houffalize World Cup, I was hoping for some…  |  READ »

29 April 2009  |  Race Reports

Houffalize, Belgium Pre-race

It’s been typical Belgium weather here in Houffalize, in fact it is raining right now as I type this.  I managed to get my ride in early, before the rain started- so that…  |  READ »

26 April 2009  |  Race Reports

World Cup Offenburg: Race Report

Well, I finished one place  better than last year (always have to find something positive…). I was the last person called up on the 4th row, and the only spot left was smack-dab…  |  READ »