The Holeshot Posts

Published September 22nd, 2016

The cyclocross machine stops for no one. Week 4 in the race calendar and the hits just keep coming. A late addition to the schedule, the Whistler Cyclocross double header…

Read More Weekend Preview – Sept 24/25

Published September 19th, 2016

This week marks the kick off to the 2016-2017 Telenet UCI Cyclocross World Cup. 9 races round out the series this year and with the new addition of Jingle Cross…

Read More The World Cup Starts This Week!

Published September 15th, 2016
Published September 9th, 2016

Here we are, week # 2 on the race calendar. After the kickoff last weekend with VCXC and Interior Cross, things keep rolling along. The weather is looking a little…

Read More Weekend Preview Sept 11

Published September 2nd, 2016

It’s finally here. After months of taunting #crossiscoming hashtags floating around social media and a couple of August teaser races, the official start to the season has arrived. And with…

Read More Weekend Preview – Sept 4/5, 2016

Published August 30th, 2016

A early kick off to the cyclocross season this year with the VCXC Grass Crit. The August heat was out in full force while those in attendance turned in fast laps on the Hastings raceway in prep for the upcoming cross calendar.

Read More VCXC Grass Crit

Published August 23rd, 2016
Published August 7th, 2016

August may still be the midst of summer for many, but for cyclocross nuts, it means one thing. Cross is coming! With only a month left before racing starts, it’s…

Read More Cross is Coming

Published June 19th, 2016

Cyclocross season is on the not so distant horizon, and with the upcoming season brings some exciting changes at theholeshot.ca. After a 19 years hiatus,  I’ve finally made good on…

Read More Relocation: Island Bound

Published January 19th, 2016

The ground was frozen solid, despite the sun’s best effort to break through the trees and thaw it out. The large grass field that served as the focal point for…

Read More Riding the Frozen Tundra