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by aruss
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: June 21 - Caleb Pike VCL A Race
Replies: 1
Views: 34

Re: June 21 - Caleb Pike VCL A Race

Just testing ya Dumoulin!
by aruss
Thu Jun 15, 2017 8:39 am
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: June 14-Newton Heights-VCL-A
Replies: 0
Views: 44

June 14-Newton Heights-VCL-A

It was an ideal night for racing at the first Newton Heights a.k.a “Hilly Crit” for 2017. In the A group the club had numbers with Isaac, Eugene, Ian, New Ian, Aruss (myself), Maxim, Duncan, and Andrew in attendance. Thank-you to Stephane, Mick, Trevor, Dave, and many others for making this race saf...
by aruss
Sat May 20, 2017 11:48 am
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: OBB-WHEELERS SATURDAY RIDE REPORT
Replies: 198
Views: 45628

Re: OBB-WHEELERS SATURDAY RIDE REPORT

Quick report from the peleton for mass followers. A perfect storm of recent cycling accolades combined with gorgeous weather made for a quick tempo out through Gordon Head and Mt Doug. Those wishing to save their legs for the Windsor Cup 24hrs on the horizon parted ways with the peleton that continu...
by aruss
Sun May 14, 2017 6:16 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: VCL A - Speedway #2
Replies: 0
Views: 45

VCL A - Speedway #2

Large field full of Max Talent toed the line for the second Speedway of 2017. Wheelers A riders included: Trevor, Eugene, Isaac, Andrew R, and Andrew H. With 30minutes plus 5 laps on tap TMac wasted no time getting after it by opening up the race full gas. Throughout the race we kept the others on t...
by aruss
Mon May 01, 2017 8:15 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: RTR Road Race
Replies: 0
Views: 53

RTR Road Race

A group of five Wheelers headed over to the small community of Albion to begin Race the Ridge festivities. The trip over the scenic Golden Ears bridge was picturesque as the mighty Fraser flowed west. The once rural farm lands of Albion have become urban, "the vinyl monster" has crept into the sleep...
by aruss
Sun Apr 23, 2017 7:43 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: VCL Caleb #3 - A Race
Replies: 0
Views: 63

VCL Caleb #3 - A Race

The usual lovers of lactate and then some lined up for the third rendition of the ''all-rounders'' VCL course. We had a great Wheeler contingent for this one with Stephane, Eugene, Duncan, Nick, Isaac, Jackson, Maxim and Andrew. The first few laps started quick as the bunch pulled back an early Smar...
by aruss
Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:21 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: VCL Caleb #1 - A Group
Replies: 1
Views: 61

VCL Caleb #1 - A Group

Treated to some great weather for the first race of the 2017 VCL season, Maxim, Eugene and myself lined up with a great winter of training under our respective chamois'. Unexpectedly off the start I found myself with a little gap as the bunch decided to ease into things. I was quickly joined by Mitc...
by aruss
Thu Feb 09, 2017 3:47 pm
Forum: Gear Order
Topic: 2017 KIT UPDATE
Replies: 1
Views: 292

2017 KIT UPDATE

For 2017 we have returned with Suogi. Thank-you to those who participated in our kit survey. The feedback from the survey was incorporated into our kit consideration for this year, one main aspect being to upgrade to the RS line of product, see Sugoi's custom product guide here: https://p.widencdn.n...
by aruss
Sun Jan 22, 2017 9:51 am
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: OBB-WHEELERS SATURDAY RIDE REPORT
Replies: 198
Views: 45628

Re: OBB-WHEELERS SATURDAY RIDE REPORT

January 21st, 2017 Safety. Decisions on the road make or break the safety of the group. When we ride together it is the weakest link that can make the whole group unsafe. Common sense and awareness are so important. A general concern I see week after week is taking up too much of the road. I would l...
by aruss
Thu Nov 10, 2016 10:14 am
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: Nanaimo Double Dip
Replies: 0
Views: 113

Nanaimo Double Dip

The Nanaimo double header the last two years has been the highlight of the cross season. Noted on the calendar to be a tough weekend with big smiles. This year the affair had two of the best courses lined up IMO to challenge every aspect of a cross racer. Saturday's race was held at Beban Park. Infa...