The Holeshot Posts

Published September 16th, 2014

I hope your legs are starting to feel good, because there is some great cyclocross on the horizon here in Vancouver. This weekend marks the first of two double header race weekends.…

Published September 14th, 2014

“$30 topless, $60 fully nude!” the girl who had collected our money for the bus shouted as we pulled out of the Cross Vegas parking lot. Hands full of beer soaked dollar bills were thrust towards the front by the drunken patrons. My wife and I shuffled towards the back, away from the mayhem…

Published September 9th, 2014
Published September 8th, 2014

It can be a race killer.  You are mid pack about to burn some matches to pass the rider you have been tangoing with all morning.  Your legs are protesting but…

Published September 4th, 2014

Have your legs recovered from last weekend’s sufferfest at Aldor Acres? If you are ready for more, there is one race to choose from this weekend. This Sunday, Sept 7,…

Published September 2nd, 2014

With ominous clouds looming overhead, the Vancouver cyclocross season made its debut this past weekend at Aldor Acres Farm in Fort Langley. In the midst of corn fields, pumpkins, chickens,…

Published August 25th, 2014

Finally – Cyclocross season officially kicks off this weekend in Vancouver. Yes, the weather is still sunny and hot, and purists might say that cross has no business starting in summer, but I…

Published August 19th, 2014
Published August 6th, 2014

Want to plan your CX race season, but don’t know where to race?  Well you are in luck.  The race calendar has been posted covering all races in the Vancouver,…

Published August 1st, 2014

A couple years ago I bought a cyclocross bike for the sole purpose of commuting.  Sick of getting constantly passed by road bikes while I struggled away on my mountain bike, I…