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April 2011

Burn 24 Hour
BlogRace

The guys behind Burn 24 Hour race in Wilkesboro, NC are trying to get more ladies to enter their race.   If you haven’t heard about this race it is THE 24 hour race in the southeast.   Anyone that is anyone has raced this event during its lifespan.  Now

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BlogCyclingRaceWomen's Cycling

During my stay at Sea Otter something happened to my mentally and emotionally that I can’t explain.  It’s a bit more deep than I want to get into on this post but one of the after affects was wanting, no yearning, to take more bike racing photos.   Saturday afternoon

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Airborne Goblin 29er Preview
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When I was first notified that I had made the cut for the Airborne Flight Crew my selfish first thought was “when do I get to try out the bikes?” No longer do either the dreaming of bikes, or critically going through the specifications or grams of a bicycle do

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The main purpose of my recent trip to the 2011 Sea Otter Classic in Monterey, CA was a homecoming of sorts for the 2011 Airborne Flight Crew members.  It is the one time a year that we are brought together from across the country.  Some of us race, some of

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Sea Otter Classic Twitter
BlogCycling

A quick status and “what the hell are you doing?” update! It’s 7am in Monterey and I’m slowing getting my crap together to go grab some food and head out to the venue.   Today’s my last day at Sea Otter as I fly out tomorrow morning.   I plan

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Sea Otter Classic Twitter
BlogCyclingEvent Coverage

As I’m traveling to the 2011 Sea Otter Classic I wanted a quick reference for everyone in attendance over the four days. Please share and add in comments any other twitter names I left off. If you are talking about the event, please use #SeaOtter @SeaOtterClassic @BikeShopGirlcom – Bike Shop

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While delayed at the Charlotte airport, I threw together a video using my Macbook’s iSight.  Working through the kinks.. In the film I mentioned a few things. Airborne Bicycles (partner and sponsor of Bike Shop Girl) Sea Otter Classic Sea Otter Ladies Lounge with Rebecca Rusch

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Sea Otter Ladies Lounge
BlogCycling TipsMechanicsWomen's Cycling

One of the things I am very excited about for the 2011 Sea Otter Classic is all the “ladies” focused events!   On Sunday there is a full day of events scheduled to get women more active in the cycling lifestyle. Sea Otter Ladies Lounge Sponsored by SRAM Rebecca Rusch,

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Cynthia Chin Motivational Monday
Motivational Monday

What’s your name and location? Cynthia Chin, the tropical climes of Kuching, Sarawak (Malaysian Borneo). What type of cycling do you enjoy? Both road and trail. What is your first cycling memory? Learning how to cycle on an old red raleigh (over 30 years ago), zipping downslope and crashing into

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Camelbak Octane 18X Preview
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MSRP: $99.00 Water Capacity: 100oz Size: Expanded 20L, Closed 16L Weight: 1LB Details from Camelbak The CamelBak Octane 18X weighs in at just a pound and with 18L of fully expanded cargo capacity, this pack is perfect for 3+ hours of nonstop action. The Octane 18X features an independent suspension,

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