Cyclocross Season is Here!

Cyclocross Season is Here!

It may only be the second day of October, but cyclocross season is well underway in the mid-Atlantic. Possibly one of the best things about living in the DC area is that there is no shortage of cross races to pick from every weekend from September to December. Fort Ritchie was the first race in … Continue reading

MORE Camping Trip

by Russ Team Bike Lane had a small showing at this year’s MORE camping trip. Sarah, Brad, Pete, Larry, Rich, Ernie, Russ, and Mike were on hand for the festivities. Mike used his knowledge of the Davis WV trails to lead an incredible ride. We started out with rocky, rooty, mossy, muddy single track that … Continue reading

The Bike Lane at the 2013 SM100

The Bike Lane at the 2013 SM100

The 15th annual Shenandoah Mountain 100 was held over this past Labor Day weekend, and the Bike Lane had a strong showing with over 25 riders and many volunteers as well. With an unusually wet summer, it was no surprise to see wet trails on race day. Downpours were on and off all afternoon on … Continue reading

9 Hours of Cranky Monkey

The 9 Hours of Cranky Monkey was this past weekend, and the Bike Lane had a strong showing with lots of podiums. The race took place at Rocky Gap State Park in Maryland on ¬†twisty, fast, singletrack that loops around a beautiful lake. Racers complete as many 9-mile laps as they can in 9 hours. … Continue reading

The Tour of Page County

This past weekend was the Tour of Page County, which includes a road race on Saturday and a time trial and a criterium on Sunday. The road race is held on rolling roads right outside of downtown Luray, and Saturday brought perfect weather for bike racing. Sunday’s time trial started near the Luray Caverns, with … Continue reading

Greenbrier Challenge 2013

Greenbrier Challenge 2013

On Sunday, about 20 racers from the Bike Lane team headed out to race the Greenbrier Challenge. We had racers spanning the entire range of categories from Juniors to the the Cat 1 Open classes. We also had a full team of volunteers to help our friends at PVC put on an excellent race, and … Continue reading