Riding with Levi and the Caravaners

I had the good fortune Wednesday to ride with the Caravaners, a Maria Carrillo High School student club which rides to school twice a week from Skyhawk Park.

By | November 11th, 2011|0 Comments

Levi by the numbers

We all know professional bike riders are fast. If there was ever any doubt, Levi Leipheimer came up with a couple impressive numbers this week in his talk at a Healdsburg Chamber of Commerce luncheon meeting.

By | October 29th, 2011|0 Comments

Santa Rosa man earns silver medal at triathlon world championships

If it wasn’t for a flat tire, 71-year-old Bill Marshall may have repeated as triathlon world champion in Beijing, China, for his age group.

By | October 18th, 2011|2 Comments

Santa Rosa doctor tops among cyclists at Huntsman World Senior Games

A Santa Rosa physician won three first places and a second to take the overall cycling title at the Huntsman World Senior Games in St. George, Utah.

By | October 10th, 2011|1 Comment

Sonoma County participants cycle the state in Climate Ride California

A group of 125 cyclists left Fortuna bound for San Francisco on Sunday as part of Climate Ride California, a 320-mile ride that is a benefit for environmental organizations.

By | October 5th, 2011|2 Comments

Looking back at fondo ride

Now that the adrenalin is gone and tiredness in the legs is fading, images and thoughts of the fondo ride keep seeping into my mind.

By | October 3rd, 2011|1 Comment

More star power for King Ridge GranFondo

There will be added star power for Levi Leipheimer’s King Ridge GranFondo next Saturday.

By | September 22nd, 2011|1 Comment

Cyclists pack Sonoma County roads enjoying weather, training rides

This past weekend was a gift from the cycling gods, Ibis and Orbea, sunny days with mild mornings that coaxed riders out in force.

By | September 20th, 2011|2 Comments

Governor Brown considers new push for cycling safety

Legislation that would require motorists to give cyclists a three-foot cushion when passing is neither a radical new idea nor a panacea for cycling safety.

By | September 15th, 2011|7 Comments

No limits for Blind Power bicycle team

Move over RadioShack and take a back seat BMC Racing. Despite your strong Santa Rosa connections, my new favorite bicycleteam is Blind Power.

By | September 1st, 2011|1 Comment