Friday, November 07, 2008



......coming to a Chico near you.

Velo wanted me to use a different name for the "Rodney" cycling events happening all over Chico(especially next year - egads, that list is getting long for 2009), what the heck.....R.A.C.E. fits the bill, I think.

Chico Airport Criterium Series - Short-Course
Chico Airport Criterium Series - Long-Course
Airport Criterium Points Races
Thursday Night Time Trial Series - 10-miles, 15-miles and 25-miles
Meridian Road Time Trials
Criterium "Devil Takes The Hindmost" Races
Chico Downhill TT Series
Chico Uphill TT Series - Spring/Summer(some new climbs in this one!)
Chico Uphill TT Series - Fall/Winter
Friday Night Fights - Airport Sprint Competition
2009 25-Mile Time Trial Series - 1 per month February through October
Nutcracker Omnium
Dog Days Omnium
Rumpstomper Omnium
Devil's Kick Omnium
Honey Run Omnium - This one has a surprise twist for the "last" stage!
Cornucopia Omnium - MTB, Cyclocross & Road
Butt Butt'r Omnium - 100 Mile RR & 35-mile TT
Chico Pursuit Championships
Chico 10-Mile TT Series and Championships
Jack & Jill Team Time Trial
Unknown Valley North Road Race
Leesville Gap Road Race - Practice race before the Velo Promo event.
Dunnigan Hills Road Race - Practice race before the Velo Promo event.
Paskenta Warm-up Race/Ride
2009 Paskenta Road Race (part gravel)
Team Chico Cutty Series
Team Chico Tunnels Series
Black Butte Road Race
Chico Road Race Championships
Chico Road Race Series - Stay tuned for announcement on races/dates.
Lindo Channel CycloCross Series
North Rim TT - MTB
Bidwell Bump - MTB
Upper Park Road TT - MTB Events
Horseshoe Lake Short-Track - MTB Events
Sycamore Channel CycloCross/MTB Events - Short Course & Long Course
Wildwood MTB/Cyclocross Events - Short Course & Long Course
Mutliple "Rodneyums" during the year - weekday Omnium events - including the Tuesday night Airport Criterium, the Wednesday night Fast 50 and the Thursday night Time Trials.
2009 Winter Racing Series - 6-race series next winter.
Roller Race Series
2009 Chico Alleycat - probably more than 2 during the year.
Chico Downtown Criterium - the big gun!!
Messilla Valley Circuit Races - probably monthly.
Grainland Road Race (part gravel)
Table Mountain Road Races - probably monthly.
Wheelock Road Race
Paskenta Hills Road Race
Nelson Road Race
North Rim Circuit Race - MTB
The Most Insane Road Race Ever Road Race - bring life support for this one.
Forest Ranch TT - the "Case of Sierra Nevada" Challenge!
Jonesville Road Race
Lomo TT
Vilas TT
Sterling City TT
666 Time Trial Series(I'll change the name - it is basically a 6-mile flat time trial series)
Keefer Loop TT
Keefer Road TT
Durham-Ruubay Road Race(think Paris-Roubaix)
Butte City Road Race
Honey Run Road Race
Nimshew Road Race(part gravel)
The T-Shirt Road Race
Cassandra Road Race
Coal Canyon Circuit Race
Rose Avenue Circuit Race
7-Mile Lane Time Trial
50-Mile Airport Twilight Criterium
Chico 100-Mile Road Race Series(6 races over 8 month period)
Chico Mountain Bike Stage Race - 4 stages, 4 days

.......and the list is actually getting longer and longer. Stay tuned for race dates, information, routes and announcements.

Thanks to the Chico Corsa Cycling Club and Sierra Nevada Brewery for their awesome support of local cycling and local cycling events!!!