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NC Cyclocross

Cyclocross Schedule in NC and SC

…arlotte North Carolina region I can tell you that cyclocross has been slow to pick up in the area. It seems this season is going to change all of this. More practices, more area races and more folks wanting to ride their cyclocross bikes more during a year. Clinics September 11, 2011- High Country Cyclocross Clinics – Women’s and General Clinics in Boone, NC Practices Boone on Tuesday Nights – Alray Tire Boone Cross Series &#821…

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New Belgium Urban Assault

2011 Dates for New Belgium Urban Assault

…It also was a great way to see the city, and would be exciting way to experience a new city. Sunday, March 20, 2011 – Tucson, AZ. Sunday, May 15, 2011 – Madison, WI Sunday, May 22, 2011- Chicago, IL Sunday, June 26, 2011 – Austin, TX Sunday, July 17, 2011 – Fort Collins, CO Sunday, July 24, 2011 – Denver, CO Sunday, July 31, 2011 – Minneapolis, MN Sunday, August 21, 2011 – St. Louis, MO Sunday, August 2…

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Motivational Monday - Sara Stearns

Motivational Monday: Sara Stearns

Sara Stearns is a reader of Bike Shop Girl and is an inspirational woman through and through.  While at the Sea Otter Classic I was able to meet Sara face to face.  She’s a pilot for an air ambulance that services the Sea Otter Classic every year.  One of the days she was working she landed her helicopter and walked in to the Ladies Lounge in her pilot uniform!  When I asked her to be one of my motivational Monday features she bulked, why…

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Planning the 2011 Season

…0 for me was one of changes, mental rearranging and finding my footing in the end.  I have many hopes going into 2011 for life and more specific cycling.  Some of my goals are more basic than others but by mid 2011 I hope to have my feet under me going forward quickly! A Rough Sketch of 2011 Cycling Season Riding in the near year with the New Years Day Tarheel Trailblazers MTB ride NC Cyclocross Races in January – What better way to dip my…

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Interbike Booth Babes

Booth Babes at Interbike are a Turnoff

…heir nose up at you. Look are Everything Boobs sell, so do colors, smiles and warm welcomes. An early morning at Sea Otter, a booth with free coffee will have more traffic than any booth with tank top clad boobs. The Luna Chix team trailer at Sea Otter is always slammed. These women are friendly, gave away free food and took the time to talk to everyone interested. They are real women that come back from warm up laps muddy, that are well versed o…

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Airborne Goblin 29er

2011 Airborne Goblin 29er Full Review

With over 300 miles on the Airborne Goblin that I’m riding for the season the bike has been tested.  I’ve ridden the bike to the limits and pushed it, then pushed it a bit more.  Now it is time for a good and fair review for all of you holding your breath wondering if you should purchase one!  During the 300 miles the Goblin has seen a little bit of everything, from commuting, local single track and a 24 hour race on its shoulders….

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2012 SRAM Gold Rusch Tour

Introducing the 2012 SRAM Gold Rusch Tour

…ain. Events across the country to encourage women to get on their bikes and ride! 2012 SRAM Gold Rusch Tour The Sea Otter Ladies Lounge at the Sea Otter Classic: April 19-22 Drop by the SRAM booth and meet your favorite female pros. Ask questions, check out new gear and listen in on our mini tech clinics. Rebecca and the other pros will also host short ride clinics and pump track sessions. For more information on tour specifics and updates, plea…

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