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Happy Paris-Roubaix Day!

The infamous Fullerton Loop Paris-Roubaix has always been my favorite one-day race. It’s the combination of a strong rider, with a bit of good luck, that always wins this race. That said, riders have come out of the woodwork and won in the past like Knaven and Guesdon. So in honor of Roubaix, Banning’s Bikes […]

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My ‘cross to bear

Yes I am really wearing my Team Waffle House hat everywhere I go. That’s the owner of Banning’s bikes, Banning Fiber-Ostrow. How cool is that name! In an effort to decompress from my traveling and to get back into a better frame of mind I have thrown myself into cross training. And much like Silas […]

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Rival abuse

I raced the final ‘cross race of the season last Sunday. What was unique about this course was that it was on the beach at Camp Pendleton. The description of the course stated that there were two 75 foot sandy sections that would force you to dismount. What they failed to say was that those […]

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Weekend wrap up

Good samaritan Fel I was 15 minutes into my cyclocross ride on the Fullerton Loop last Friday, with the goal of continuing to punish the SRAM Rival group, when I heard that sound cyclists dreads to hear, the clunk of a large rock hitting the front rim, pinching the tire. Sure enough, the tire slowly […]

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