The Holeshot Posts

Published February 1st, 2017

Words by Owen Wood. Photos by Daniel Sharp and Owen Wood “How do you feel?” “I don’t want to climb anymore” It was January 2016 when I had to admit…

Read More Cascade Cream Puff 100

Published January 6th, 2017
Published December 1st, 2016

Cold rain, bordering on snow, hammered down on an already flooded race course rendering the saturated field deeper and colder. Grass had long ago given up any attempt to remain green and had deteriorated into…

Read More One For the Books – BCCX Provincials

Published November 21st, 2016

The weekend I was most looking forward to had arrived: the Nanaimo double header – Beban Park and the Kona Cup. Not only was it a chance to race a couple…

Read More Bunny Hopping Gone Wrong

Published November 14th, 2016

Having a reputation of being the biggest cyclocross race in North America, Cross Vegas made my bucket list as soon as I heard about it. I pictured roaring crowds, clanging cow bells and beer hand-ups around every corner. My head-in-the-clouds version of the event turned out to be far from the reality.

Read More Cross Vegas Report

Published November 10th, 2016

Weekend Preview has been off the air for a couple of weeks, but we are back! Hard to believe that it’s already mid November and the cross season is starting…

Read More Weekend Preview – Nov 12/13

Published November 3rd, 2016
Published October 28th, 2016

October is drawing to a close, and with only a month left until provincials, it’s time to shake things up with a good ol’ costume race. Halloween is almost here, and…

Read More Weekend Preview – Oct 30

Published October 25th, 2016

Best intentions don’t always translate to concrete plans, and although I had told myself that I would make most mainland races this season, schedule conflicts, family commitments, and a phobia…

Read More Crossgiving Report

Published October 20th, 2016

So we are hovering around the half way point of the season. That may sound slightly depressing, but don’t worry. Still lots of racing left. Those sunny, hot races may be a…

Read More Weekend Preview – Oct 22/23