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ATOC and Giro Starting on the Same Week

This year, the ATOC and Giro d’Italia are starting one day apart.  Woohoo!  That means as soon as I wake up (at the insane hour of 5 am), I can log on, and watch the remains of the day’s Giro … Continue reading

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ATOC Week and I’m Taking PTO

Amgen Tour of California was on this week, and as tradition, I took the week off.  I mean why not? It started out pretty spectacularly.  I put out feelers to see who would be playing hookey, someone I can hang … Continue reading

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Farewell My Friend Wherever You May Be

After 67 years, most arguably the best sports broadcaster in history has hung it up.  It was so extremely emotional, especially for those of us who have listened to this sport poet. Like many young kids growing up in the … Continue reading

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Take It Easy

This past MLK Day was a sad one .. this was the day Glenn Frey, one of the founders of the Eagles, passed away.  It came as a big shock to many, and I still think about his brilliance. They … Continue reading

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Camping and Viewing ATOC Stage 7 at Mt. Diablo

For the first time in the history of Amgen Tour of California, the queen stage (the hardest, ultimate stage of the race), is in the Bay Area.  Also, since the tour was going from south to north, I didn’t follow … Continue reading

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Are you still a cycling fan?

With the revelations of the doping scandal in professional cycling, is anyone still a fan?  Will you still follow the classics?  Grand Tours?  ATOC? USPro Cycling Challenge?  Tour of Utah?

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ATOC Stage 4 – a Bay Area Cycling Holiday!

We should make it a cyclist holiday … every year, and I think it’s the same stage, on a Wednesday, ATOC goes through San Jose, and always has a huge turnout.  Everyone must be utilizing their PTO’s this day.  The … Continue reading

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Tour de France Streaming

Since I don’t have Versus, I have to rely on live streaming video over the Internet.  It is actually not a bad alternative.  Unfortunately, most of the live streaming are in europe, and most are not in english.  Versus does … Continue reading

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Why is Cycling Not that Popular

I was templating about the popularity of the sport I love so much. One of the frustrating things about the sport is lack of coverage. True, there is the weekly coverage of Cyclism Sundays, which is good, but in comparison … Continue reading

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Another Day at the Races

Ok, I still have not chilled out from the Tour … and Sunday, there was the Tri-Flow Grand Prix held in Menlo Park. Since I didn’t get a chance to take many pictures, I was going to take a few … Continue reading

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