Posts tagged "Cycling"

500 Miles of Racing- Pathways To Hope

A lot of you have been asking me about my race schedule for this year and my race goals.   If you keep up with this blog, then you know that my son was born with a broken arm, after a certain doctor, who I am legally not allowed to mention, broke my his arm... Read more »

How much do you love your bike?

Do you love your bike?  How much do you love your bike?  What are you willing to do to show your love for a new bike.  Titus Bikes wants to know.   Titus is giving away a 2010 Titus FTM Carbon valued at $5,500! The only catch? You have to get a Titus for Life... Read more »

Finally a good rap video about cycling!

Kanye eat your heart out.

Super Week Photo Essay

Downtown Evanston was home to some world class riding Sunday, as Super Week blew into town as a part of the Point Premium Root Beer International Cycling Classic™. Photo journalist Katherine Wallach put together a pictorial of some of the action from the kids race and the woman’s pro event. For a complete list of... Read more »

Awesome Mountain Bike Race Finish!

Gotta love mountain biking! You don’t see a lot of road races or triathlons ending this way!

Cycling Calendar

Thursday, June 18, 2009 Midwest Cycling SeriesMidwest Cycling Series is a NEW series of 10 professionally-produced races in 9 TBA SE Wisc cities (including Downer Ave), June 18-28 ’09. Affordable entry structure, attractive cash prizes & coveted primes. Multiple, amateur and professional race categories. Founders include U.S. Cycling Team Olympian Tom Schuler and decorated cyclist... Read more »

Triathlon Calendar

We have been working on a complete calendar for every race in the area.  So far this is what we have come up with.  If we missed something, let us know and we will add it to the list. Saturday, June 13 Tri Jesus Triathlon- Quincy, ILSprint Triathlon Distances (15 and Older):  Swim 400 meters,... Read more »

2009 Javelin Cycles Ride Series

Please join Javelin for our biggest and best ride series to date! There will be ZYM available, an aid station and our race trailer on-hand with a trained mechanic. We welcome riders of all abilities. Come ride with us in 2009 and enjoy some of the best roads and areas for riding in Illinois and... Read more »

Captain Obvious

I’m here for you!!! Meet Captain Obvious! He’s here to help explain things you may not know, are afraid to ask or might have forgotten. We found this great video produced by the guys at Santa Fe Mountain Sports on how to adjust your rear derailleur. It could save you a trip to the bike... Read more »


We are working on a calendar that will cover every event we can think of in the area, for now here is a list of some great events that you can race in, volunteer or just go out and cheer on your favorite athlete. If you have an event that we should know about, let... Read more »