Monthly Archives: January 2011

2010 WCA ‘Cross Banquet

DELAFIELD, WISC. – Julie Phelps wrapped up the 2010 ‘cross season Saturday night near Milwaukee, collecting her last piece of hardware at the Wisconsin Cycling Association Cross banquet. Phelps finished 3rd overall in the women’s Cat. 4 (and has upgraded … Continue reading

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BRF Finds way into 2011 Rudy Project USA Catalog

The post-race shenanigans of 2010’s Ride the Rock RR made page 23 of the 2011 Rudy Project catalog. Rudy is one of the Big Ring Flyers backers and its sunglasses and helmets can be found on a number of our … Continue reading

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Ritchey, County Cycles other sponsors/partners back for 2011

County Cycles and Ritchey are returning as sponsors of the Big Ring Flyers again for 2011. Located in Roseville, Minn., County Cycles offers a full range of services for cyclists, from sales to repair and fitting. Check out the store … Continue reading

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Walters scores pair of top 10s and other weekend news

Avondale Crit It was a strong day of racing for Leroy Walters on Sunday in the Avondale Crit in Avondale, Ariz. Where he nabbed a pair of top 10 finishes. Walters finished 10th in the Cat. 3 race and turned around … Continue reading

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Christiaansen rides to indoor podium

 Matt Christiaansen nabbed a 3rd place finish in the first “B Race” at Bike Nights at the National Sports Center in Blaine, Minn. Sunday night. The event is a series of indoor bike races running through March. Official results haven’t … Continue reading

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Louis and Walters score first BRF win of 2011

Leroy Walters and Tim Louis managed to build a roughly nine minute gap in Saturday’s 12 Hours in the Papago in Tempe, Ariz. Saturday to clinch the top spot on the podium in the two-man division in the race. The … Continue reading

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Coaches Corner: A Weighty Subject

Ed: Throughout the year we’d like to bring our readers a few training, riding and lifestyle tips from Varick Olson and Elmer Colyer. Both are U.S.A. Cycling coaches and allow us to tap into a wealth of knowledge within the … Continue reading

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