Gloucester Day 1: Dr. Jekyll

Ah, Gloucester. Day 1. It is a very important and momentous day for me, as, it is the one year anniversary of my introduction to cyclocross. Until Gloucester (Day 1) of 2013, I had never seen a CX race. On that day, I saw 2 pile-ups right on the pavement at the start, and saw some 35+ guy snap his …

Sucker Brook Cyclocross

WARNING: race report Sunday, Sept 21, 2014. Sucker Brook (Suckerbrook?) Cyclocross in Auburn, NH. Don’t know how my face looks so …. errrr…. um… yea. But, I was excited about my race. It rained most of the morning and I was worried about the slick grass, but it got quite tacky for my 1:15 race time. There was a long …

Fall is a better season than action.

Took an endurance ride this morning. Wore leg warmers, which is a gross sign that fall is here. The benefit is missing the bruises covering my legs, a sign that I fall. A lot. The ride was just shy of 2 hours, but was my first cold morning ride of the season. Such beautiful views of fall are already here …

Results

2015 Cyclocross, Elite Elite Cyclocross Nationals – 6th Resolution Cup Cross Day 2 – 4th Resolution Cup Cross Day 1 – 4th Jingle Cross – Day 3 – 11th Jingle Cross – Day 2 – 12th Jingle Cross Day 1 – 9th Supercross Cup Day 2 – 2

Lobster weekend

Not every weekend is a race weekend, thankfully. Starting the season out slow with an off weekend immediately following the opener of Nittany, for which I am thankful, because as the seasons change and the weather gets colder, I always feel like I might be getting sick. Constantly, OMG I just coughed. Allergies? Swallowed wrong? SICK!? Workouts in the cold …

#CXishere

Last weekend kicked off my second season of cyclocross, with Nittany Lion Cross being my 16th and 17th races for day 1 and day 2. Dudebros. And Ladygals. I got a UCI point in my 17th CX race. My season goal was to get a UCI point. I AM RETIRING!!! Photo by Alison Mittelstadt, nice enough to cheer me and …