The SoCal Fixed Series Returns with a Flurry of Action-packed Racing
In an even bigger showing this year than the last two, the SoCal Fixed Series returned with a vengeance on Saturday May 24th for the official first race of the summer series. Luis Suarez, the director of the Series and OC Brakeless, managed to secure a massive parking lot at the Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut, California for the site of all 3 criterium, brake-less, fixed gear races.
The Whiskey Off-Road Embraces the Culture of the Old West
The event is called ‘The Whiskey’ because it starts on the famed ‘Whiskey Row’, an 1800’s downtown row of tall western saloons and shops; traditional Old West Saloons that have swinging doors with names like ‘The Palace’ or ‘The Bird Cage.’
The 1989 Iron War Revisited
The Kona Ironman world championship consists of a 2.4-mile swim in a calm bay in downtown Kona; a 112-mile bike race through the barren black fields, climbing up the lush mountain road with green grass to the small town of Hawaii; then back down, through the lava fields to the Kona Surf Hotel outside of Kona
The 1984 Men’s Olympic Road Race: The Breakaway Of Alexi Grewal
The Men’s Road Race report from the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics from Issue 135 in socal BICYCLIST Magazine. The race took place on a 9.8 mile circuit course in Mission Viejo, CA.
Reliving The Magic Of The First Women’s Olympic Cycling Race: A Gold Carpenter and A Silver Twigg
On the morning of Sunday July 29 1984, 45 cyclists, from 16 different nations, lined up on Marguerite Parkway in Mission Viejo for the 50-mile Individual Women’s Road Race competition during the 1984 Summer Olympic Games.
Peter Sagan Claims His 15th Stage Win At 2016 Amgen Tour of California
World Champion Peter Sagan (SVK) racing for the Tinkoff team has won his 15th all-time Amgen Tour of California stage after a day of racing arguably the most iconic stretches of California roadway, Highway 1. The 4th day of the 8-day race began in Morro Bay and concluded with a sprint showdown on the Mazda Laguna Seca racetrack in Monterey County.
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