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The sound of hope under your wheels

November 30, 2007 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

About 150 schoolkids competed in a bike race in Fallujah yesterday. The course was a 5 km sprint across what was formerly known as “the most dangerous city in Iraq.” But violence is down in

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Seven Springs brings…

October 7, 2007 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

…pain. There is pleasure in pain, right? I must be a masochist at heart because bringing pain to myself seems to be my style. Anyone who is willing to ride their bicycle for 24 hours

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Racing Tidbits

September 11, 2007 Dirt Rag Magazine 1

Cyclocross NationalsThe USA Cycling 2007 Cyclocross National Championships are scheduled for December 12th-16th at Wyandotte County Park in Kansas City, KS. If you’re planning on attending, then you’ll want to note that online registration will

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Fashionably late.

August 10, 2007 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

Hi. I also am posting my first race report. Carol Clemens is my name and racing mountain bikes, well I guess it is my game.This is a little something about one of the endurance series

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Wilderness 101

August 8, 2007 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

For the past four year, I’ve competed (and I use that term loosely) in the Wilderness 101 in central Pennsylvania. It’s a well-run, epic mountain bike race that covers one huge loop (with no repeats)

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6 Hours of Power

August 2, 2007 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

The 6 Hours of Power is a great grassroots gathering in Western New York. 2007 marked my second consecutive pilgrimage to Ellicottville to participate in this 6-hour mountain bike race, which offers both solo and

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Burst Balloon

June 2, 2007 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

A while back I posted about my off season strategy and stated that: “I could easily deceive myself into thinking that I did a pretty good job of keeping myself in shape, over the off-season.

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Issue #179 bonus: e-bikes

July 7, 1901 Dirt Rag Magazine 0

The rapidly growing popularity of e-bikes on trails is ruffling a lot of feathers in the mountain bike community. We took an in-depth look at the issue in Issue #179, and below you’ll find the