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cyclocross race organizer, cycling activist, commuter, wantabe hillclimber...cxfan, closet knitter, rides a Redline SS team frame, custom built by favorite bike mech at Hutch's in KF's
Current Bike Collection:
CX - Redline Conquest team frame - SS custom built by favorite bike mech at Hutch's in KF's
CX - Redline Conquest, used for xtra bike, mainly for commuting.
my favorite all time bike.....has seen several reincarnations...my first racing Bianchi, with athena components circa 86....now simply naked with one fixed-gear....blue velocity wheels, blue chain, blue pedals....bella bike....releases the "i love riding this bike" hormone (ok stop it)
Cannondale system six.....brings out the wantabe racer in me.
RIP....just sold my 29'r ss Redline aka dirtbike....need something a little more girly....maybe a 26" bike a little less rigid?!
ok, i'm a little biased, my race KFCX ! ....but i love S.OR's Outlaw races at Tom Pierce park
carbon fiber sworks tricross in pink. (celeste?)
Favorite thing about cyclocross:
i can't take it too seriously, love mud, watching it, the sounds of cowbells, tapping into my inner running spirit....