Race Coverage

Matt Sharpe in Sarasota, Florida

Last weekend. Matt Sharpe raced the North American Sprint Distance Championships in Sarasota, Florida.   His recap:   I raced it last year and finished in fifth place, and I was stoked. I went in to it with the mindset of just wanting to see where my fitness…

Matt Sharpe’s First Race of 2017

“Feeling ready to do something doesn’t mean feeling certain you’ll succeed”   I like to follow the tech world. It’s an exciting sphere that I’ve found has a few parallels to what I do; sport.   There is a method of product development that involves…

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4 in 4: “Podium Shot”

      Coming into this race I wasn’t exactly 100% confident. Our training the past six weeks hadn’t exactly been the kind of prep I would envision to perform for this specific event. But I’m not in charge of that all that stuff, and…

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Sarah Van Dam’s Racing Update

Last weekend I was down in Enumclaw for their Mutual of Enumclaw Stage Race. This year was the first year they didn’t have youth categories, so I was racing in Cat. 3. At first I didn’t know how I was going to stand against them…

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Victoria Wheelers 2016 Tour de Bloom Race Recap

      Victoria Wheelers Tour de Bloom Stage Race Recap as told from the eyes (and by the pen) of Geoff Homer.   The plan to do a stage race right in 2016 was hatched all the way back in January. Not soon after…

2016 Oak Bay Bikes Victoria Wheelers Windsor Park Crit Series

  $20 registration fee and free for Juniors (17 or under). Proof of  Cycling BC license required.   Day of event licensing will not be available.     Race start times as follows: 8:30am – C group: 35 minutes + 5 laps 9:15am – B group: 45 minutes…