As we hit the back-end of winter and look forward to the giant tire-eating potholes of spring, here are a few goodies on this week’s Minnesota Bicycle Events Calendar: February 28: The Minnesota Bicycle Summit with the Bicycle Alliance of … Continue reading →
January 25, 2011
by julie Comments Off on NSC Offering Indoor Grass/Criterium Race Series
The National Sports Center in Blaine, and the NSC Velodrome, are offering indoor criterium racing on grass this winter. It’s a 5 race series, with 3 races each night. Racers are allowed to bring any bike they want, although it’s … Continue reading →
January 20, 2011
by julie Comments Off on Gran Fondo Announced for Minnesota!
The Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride – a 45-year spring tradition in Minnesota – is starting a new tradition this year by adding a Gran Fondo (the Minnesota Gran Fondo) to their already solid event. The Ironman is a typical one-day … Continue reading →
Save the date(s)! The organizers of the Nature Valley Bicycle Festival have announced the 2011 schedule and race locations. This year’s event will go from June 15-19 and have similar stages to last year’s event: June 15: ITT in St. … Continue reading →
July 19, 2010
by julie Comments Off on Thursday Night Lights: Why Are you Not There?
Obviously, I realize that the National Sports Center is in Blaine, which for many is like coming up to a strange, far away planet. But the Thursday Night Racing series at the Velodrome is one of the most accessible, fun … Continue reading →