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by aruss
Mon May 21, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: Windsor #1
Replies: 0
Views: 108

Windsor #1

May long weekend marked the first of several upcoming Windsor crits on the VCL schedule. The A sign-in list spilled over to a second sheet with all the usual locals and a healthy mainland contingent from Pender. Eight Wheelers toed the line: Rich, Eugene, Brian, Logan, Ryley, Cole, Marcel, and yours...
by aruss
Tue May 01, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: RTR crit
Replies: 1
Views: 127

Re: RTR crit

Great posts! The four of you represented the club very well at RTR. The old fellas will need to follow suit at Provincials/Nationals!
by aruss
Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: Spring Series - Bradner
Replies: 0
Views: 127

Spring Series - Bradner

Let us rewind to March 17th and a beautiful spring day in the Fraser Valley. Eugene, Easter Brown (Ian) and myself (Andrew) boarded the first sailing to the continent excited for the day of racing. The course for the A category would 11 laps of a 12 km'ish course featuring rolling hills, scenic fiel...
by aruss
Sun Jan 07, 2018 12:30 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: OBB-WHEELERS SATURDAY RIDE REPORT
Replies: 200
Views: 53021

Re: OBB-WHEELERS SATURDAY RIDE REPORT

Jan 6, 2018 - OBB Saturday A brisk but rolling paceline threaded Lands End as the first Saturday ride of 2018 made its mark. 'Get Some' saw the first acceleration of the day with Oliver punching up and over the chip seal climb. After the left onto Birch Rd. a few well timed attacks saw Raph, Oli, an...
by aruss
Fri Aug 11, 2017 12:42 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: Aug 9 - Newton Heights VCL
Replies: 0
Views: 353

Aug 9 - Newton Heights VCL

A warm, muggy, evening presented itself to a reduced number of riders at the final Newton Heights for 2017. In the A group 3 Wheelers attended: Duncan, Brian, and this reporter Andrew. As a whole the team rode smart and strong, having the upper hand in a number of key situations during the evening. ...
by aruss
Wed Jul 05, 2017 8:24 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: July 5th - Newton Heights - A Race
Replies: 0
Views: 297

July 5th - Newton Heights - A Race

After a Windsor race where the team did not get Isaac in position to fully contest the sprint, Newton Heights offered some redemption. To sum things up the team controlled every aspect of this race; dictating tempo, covering early attacks, and then dishing it out for the remainder. New club member I...
by aruss
Sat Jun 24, 2017 2:53 pm
Forum: Rides & Race Reports
Topic: June 21 - Caleb Pike VCL A Race
Replies: 1
Views: 284

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: 301

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: 200
Views: 53021

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: 286

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...