Boulder Orthopedics Cycling
19
APR
2015

Federal Center Circuit Race: MM 50+ Survive Snow, Geese and Puddles

The 2015 Federal Center Circuit Race was held Sunday, April 19th on the same 4 mile winding, stair-stepped course that has been used for the last few years, but Mother Nature had some new twists in store for Boulder Orthopedics MM 50+ riders Derrick Nickel, Joe Paulson, and Kenny...
17
APR
2015

BVV Mock Scratch Race Video

For your rainy weekend viewing pleasure, here is a video shot a few weeks ago at the Boulder Valley Velodrome, when a number of aspiring USAC officials were gaining experience officiating track cycling events. Boulder Orthopedics BVV Club riders were asked to assist by staging a...
12
APR
2015

Boulder-Roubaix MM 60+, 50+: Magenta in the Dirt

The 2015 edition of the Boulder-Roubaix Road Road was held on Saturday, April 11th under near ideal conditions.  Steve Worley reports on the Master Men 60+ race: The 60+ men lined up with 30-35 competitors, with Dean, Bill S., and Steve the mix.  The two-lap, approximately...
07
APR
2015

Louisville Criterium MM 50+: Bob Dahl Gets the Job Done

The Louisville Criterium was raced under sunny skies on Saturday, April 4 on the usual 0.7 mile curvy course with that hill that’s way too long for April. Bob Dahl, Mike Newsome, Joe Paulson, Kenny Rodriquez, and John Talley pulled on the Magenta to show the other teams in...
04
MAR
2015

Shannon Fox Flies the Colors in Arizona

I competed in the Southern Arizona Omnium held Feb. 28th – March 1st, which is sponsored by two teams; Summit Velo puts on the Flapjack Flat TT and Sabino Cycles puts on the annual Colossal Cave RR.  This event has a challenging road race course with 2,000 ft of climbing...
15
FEB
2015

Fat Bike Racing in the Butte

  The REEBdonkadonk Fat Bike Race Series (presented by Oskar Blues Brewery) in Crested Butte had its final event, the Alley Loop Fat Bike Race, last weekend.  It was a bluebird day, and I decided to jump into the race to enjoy the opportunity to ride on groomed trails that...
01
NOV
2014

Playing at the Schoolyard

 Well, it took until November, and I had to pull off my first ever win in a cyclocross race to do it, but I finally posted a W for Boulder Orthopedics in 2014. To maximize my speed, I pulled out both of my secret weapons: my pink compression socks, and most importantly, my...
19
OCT
2014

CX Season!

Yes, I know we’re still seeing temperatures in the 70s, but believe or not, we’re full-on into the cyclocross season! Being a fair-weather ‘crosser myself, I’m enjoying the warm and dry races I’ve been able to do so far this fall. With each outing,...
22
SEP
2014

University Bikes Named Boulder’s Best Bike Shop

  Our sponsor bike shop U-Bikes is on a roll (okay – bad pun)! They just picked up another award, this one with a more local flavor. The Daily Camera has released their 2014 People’s Choice Awards, and University Bicycles was voted the winner in the Best Bicycle...
14
SEP
2014

University Bikes is Interbike 2014 Retailer of the Year

Congratulations to our awesome bike shop sponsor University Bikes for garnering the prestigious Retail of the Year award at the 2014 Interbike Awards just held at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas!  While we already knew that U-Bikes is the best bike shop in the...