About half of our team ventured out to Bend, Oregon this week for the US National Championships of Cyclocross. Team riders scored the following finishes: Sean Kelsey 30th place, Men’s Masters 40-44 Maren Nelson 20th place, Women’s Masters 35-39 Eric Vickers was doing well in his race until a barrier mishap ended his race with Read More
Buy Local team rider Sean Kelsey rode this weekend’s USGP event in Portland, scoring a 7th on Saturday and I would guess about a 12th Sunday (still awaiting results) in the 35+ Masters class. Sean’s also racing next week at the Cyclocross National Championships in Bend, Oregon. My photos from Day 1 and
CROSS II The Hecklers from Paul Michna on Vimeo.
The Buy Local Cycling team is happy to report that we’ve added Nuun Hydration (out of Seattle, WA) and Northwest Multisports (Corvallis, OR) as sponsors for the team. Nuun is known for their line of electrolyte tablets (no powder) without sugar, calories, or carbohydrates. In a world of overly sugary, bad tasting drink mixes, Nuun Read More
From the time the idea was born for the team — to use local builders and as many local parts as possible, it’s been a long journey putting a team together, making connections with builders and manufacturers, and finally, doing loads of research to try and meet the goals of the team to ride on Read More
Our newest member, Ross Brody lead for a few laps of last weekend’s Kruger’s Crossing race in extreme muddy conditions.
Sorry for the delay. We had several ties to break. OBRA Omnium rules apply: "In case of a tie on total points, the tie will be broken in favor of the rider who has: (a) The most first place finishes or, if still tied, the most second place finishes, etc., or if still tied; (b) The Read More
Thanks to the 365 racers that braved the wind, rain, and cold to battle it out for the titles of OBRA Cyclocross Champion at the Oregon State Fairgrounds in Salem this past Saturday. Full results are here on the OBRA site and photos from the excellent Shane Young are located on his Oregon Velo site Read More
We showed a few photos of the course last night at Hop Works last night and I'd like to share them here as well: photos of the course areas of Saturday's OBRA Cyclocross Championships in Salem. Below, you'll see the asphalt straightaway that follows the start and ends after the red brick building with a Read More
A sneak peak of the course layout for the OBRA CX Championships located at the Oregon State Fairgrounds; Salem, Oregon. Our third and final race in our Willamette Valley Cross series is also the OBRA Cyclocross Championships on Saturday November 7th at the Oregon State Fairgrounds and will not disappoint! View OBRA Championship Nov 7 Read More