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Hot Cross Bottoms – urban cyclocross this weekend

Hey, kids. Urban Cross this weekend in the West Bottoms! Super fun mix of paved roads, gravel, dirt, loading docks, snow, paint cans, pallets, christmas trees, you name it and we will jump over it. The 2011 Street Cred Series goes … Continue reading

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New Years bike events

There are several things going around the city this weekend, including Critical Mass, two cyclocross races, a big club ride, and the debut party for the Cyclists’ Little Black Dress calendar and Family Bicycles’ new store. Be sure to check … Continue reading

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Not one but two state cyclocross championships this weekend

This weekend we are fortunate to have both Kansas and Missouri State Cyclocross Championships in our area.  Saturday the Missouri championship (PDF) will be close by in Riverside, at E. H. Young Riverfront Park.  Sunday the Kansas races (PDF) happen … Continue reading

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De Stad Cross Cup on Sunday

Tomorrow one of the metro’s biggest cyclocross races takes place in Leavenworth, KS. In addition to the usual categories, De Stad also includes first-timers and fixed gear ‘crossers. Get all the details at www.kansascitycross.com.

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Halloween rides

KC has a Halloween ride for all persuasions: roadie, fixie, singletrack, or ‘cross. Thursday: KCBC Brookside Ride The weekly ride will deviate from its normal route to check out some egregious decorated houses in Brookside, Prairie Village, and Mission Hills.  … Continue reading

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New cyclocross race: Cross Out Cancer

This Saturday the first Cross Out Cancer cyclocross race will take place in Shawnee Mission Park.  All proceeds to go the Livestrong Army of Kansas City.  Get all the details at localcycling.com.

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Patrick Swayze Memorial Cyclocross

The Swayze Memorial Cross series returns again Wednesdays in October.  The free show-and-go race happens at 6:15 p.m. in Midtown’s Roanoke Park, just north of West 39th Street. Details at swayzememorial.blogspot.com

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Boss Cross and Tour de BBQ recap

Tour de BBQ The Tour de BBQ had a huge turnout of almost 2,000 cyclists on Saturday, and KC Beer Blog has a great recap from a casual cyclist’s point of view.  Congrats to everyone who rode to raise money … Continue reading

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Weekend events

Heart of America Bridge bike/ped path – Friday Free bagels on the bridge 7:00-8:30 a.m. Ribbon cutting at 2:00 p.m., followed by first ride across the bridge and after party until 7:00pm at The Caddy Shack.  Details. Traffic Skills 101 … Continue reading

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Two great cyclcocross videos from the KC Cup

Check out some cool vids from last weekend’s KC Cup Cyclocross and Mountain Bike Festival in Swope Park. First up is an montage form Keith Walberg. Second is a first-person helmet cam view from Britton Kusiak, owner of Volker Bicycles. … Continue reading

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