The upcoming weekend has the spring race series marching on while the big dirty race upstate looms on the training schedule for many. Let's have a seat (you need to save your legs for Battenkill) and see what the weekend offers.
On Saturday there's the Cherry Blossom Challenge at Branch Brook Park, and that pretty much does it for Saturday.
Sunday brings races in the Spring Series in Central Park and the 2011 Outdoor Sport Center Bethel Spring Series with the Circuit Francis J Clarke, but much of the weekend's focus (and obsessiveness) will be upon Cambridge, NY and the Tour of the Battenkill. I'll include the registration link here, but the date has long passed when you could get yourself into the race. Also, the forecast portends a high of 62 degrees and a chance for rain. It's good that you are sitting down already. I'll see you at the port-o-johns.
Spring bicycle racing has nearly reached its end, but the posting of results marches on, so let us share some moments together where we pore over the results and quietly say to ourselves, “Th
OK, here’s the Hopeful Friday usual pattern, I type something amusing and or confusing, and then make fun of how silly bike racers are, then I list the races that are coming up this weekend.
There was a booming bevy of bike racing this weekend, and I now feel obligated to type out what you have already probably looked up on your own already.