The most fun cyclocross course in a flat grassy meadow. After my third place finish in my previous cyclocross race, I was super motivated to get another podium finish today. I did a course recon (as per usual), a good warmup, and some visualizations of how to tackle the muddy corners. There were only four […]
Another weekend, another great day for a cycling adventure! This weekend was the Garvey Park cyclocross double header, with racing both Saturday and Sunday – the biggest weekend of cyclocross racing in WA. Saturday The weather was idyllic, sunny, calm and mild. The course was smashing – a steep downhill, a couple of short sandy […]
Back for another round of cyclocross racing! After a week of endurance riding in Japan, my aerobic fitness was great, and I’d done just a couple of high intensity training sessions to give me the confidence that I could get through the sustained high intensity of a cyclocross race. My objectives for the race were […]
For my second cyclocross season I’ve decided to make the step up from B grade to Elite. I know it is a pretty big step but I figured I’d like push myself in Elite and hopefully get stronger and faster. First graded race of the season was today. I was doing well in the first […]
What’s It All About? Once upon a time there was a road race from Beverley to Perth. It started way back in 1897 and ran until 1999, and was considered one of the toughest races in Australia. Back in the day, the roads were gravel and the bikes were steel. Nowadays, the Beverley Heroic weekend […]
My race report from Round 3 of the WACX Numbat Cup. The mud and the glory!