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ew Crockett and Boone = old XO2?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Humble Frameworks Jan 8, 2014. 5 Replies

I had heard 2nd hand that when Katie Compton had signed with Trek, she was not happy at all with the Cronus and had the Trek guys scrambling through warehouse for old XO frames which got repainted in…Continue

Tags: Crockett, Boone, Cronus, XO2, Trek

Price Drop FS: 58cm Fuji Cross 1.0 Frame/Fork NEW

Started this discussion. Last reply by J.D. Kimple Nov 25, 2013. 3 Replies

Have you started racing, realized that you are doing pretty good and are ready to upgrade your bike? New to 'cross and looking for a decent ride?  Maybe you just need a solid rig for gravel…Continue

Tags: cross, CX, cyclocross, race, Cross

Vredestein Campos?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Mayhew Oct 2, 2013. 1 Reply

I recall having a set of these about 6 years ago and liking them. Looking into digging up some NOS of these and am wondering if it's worth it. Am I just remembering them fondly because the time has…Continue

Aluminum frames - failure modes? Life expectancy?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Chris Mayhew Sep 23, 2013. 1 Reply

Recently I found I had cracked my 3-year old Aluminum frame CX bike. Pretty bad. Both the down tube and seat tube, just above the bottom bracket. Shit happens, I know. Damn glad it wasn't carbon, but…Continue

Tags: aluminum, failure, frame

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Profile Information

Toledo, OH
About Me:
Field Service monkey (ok, officially it's "engineer" but...), reads, drinks coffee, finds a good beer, and uh, yeah, there's that whole bike-riding problem I have
Current Bike Collection:
A bunch, but I'm not advertising until someone kicks in some bucks for the Wounded Warrior Project.
Favorite Race:
The last one. The next one. But gotta move the light to Cap City Cross - them there guys is the best
Dream Bike:
Made of Helium
Favorite thing about cyclocross:
You don't know how alive you are until you're almost dead
How long have you been racing cyclocross?
Since December '09. Not long.
Racing category:

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Shoot out at the Not-So-OK Corral! OR; Fun, Frivolity, Frothy beverages and Falling down

Posted on November 3, 2010 at 4:30am 0 Comments

Last week we posted the challenge for Halloween -- make a donation to the Wounded Warrior Project and you get to vote on what costume I wear to race my bike in. The grand winner is . . . the 187s! Chief 187 picked me to dress up as a old-west Marshall, perhaps Wyatt Earp. Well, you asked for it:…


Grog talks about bicycle racing

Posted on October 25, 2010 at 12:00pm 0 Comments

Grog is my inner caveman. Or alternate personality. Or part of my sadly delusional failing mind. Take your pick. But now that we are back in town, I thought it best to let Grog talk:

Grog like bicycles. He go lots of places on bikes. Grog sometimes go for faraway rides. Grog sometimes ride in circles. Grog gets grumpy if Grog no ride for several days. Grog not know why. Just is.

Grog likes racing cyclocross. Grog think it a good excuse to play in dirt like he 7 years old… Continue

Answering some questions about why RACE to RAISE MONEY for WWP

Posted on October 12, 2010 at 7:02pm 0 Comments

I've been getting several questions about what it is we are doing, so I am hoping to answer them here.

the short answer is that we are RACING cyclocross in order to help raise awareness and funds for the Wounded Warrior Project, in memory of our son LCpl James Kimple. James was killed in action on his secound tour or Iraq on 2-May02008.

The long and protracted answers are:…


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