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Bicycle Racing

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  • Velodrome season ends in fine fashion

    The Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown wrapped up its 39th season on a high note Friday, honoring the Univest Rider of the Year cyclists, riders from Germany and Austria taking the Madison Cup and a world record attempt falling just short....
  • FRIDAY NIGHT BIKES

    FRIDAY NIGHT BIKES
    •What: Air Products Developmental Finals. •When, Where: 7:30 tonight, Valley Preferred Cycling Center, Trexlertown. (Gates open at 6 p.m.) •Highlights: Riders of the Air Products Developmental Cycling Program will be featured next to...
  • Triathlete making strides after near-fatal crash

     Triathlete making strides after near-fatal crash
    When Terri Cenar came to, she knew immediately that something terrible had happened. After colliding with a semitrailer as it turned right from LaSalle Street onto Chicago Avenue, Cenar was underneath the trailer, the bicycle she had been riding...
  • Velodrome recognizes Air Products riders

    In the penultimate Friday night of competition at Valley Preferred Cycling Center in Trexlertown, the men, women, boys and girls who were in the Air Products Developmental Cycling program had a chance to compete under the lights. Fifty-six riders,...
  • Cyclist seeks place to crash, in a good way, via free lodging network

    Cyclist seeks place to crash, in a good way, via free lodging network
    A couple of aspects of this shower were worth noting. Without a modern, drought-savvy showerhead, the geyser descended on me like an aggressive scalp massage as steam filled the stall, fogging up the already opaque curtain hanging in the frame like a...
  • Cycling in Elmhurst draws raves

     Cycling in Elmhurst draws raves
    Think of it as a slower, two-wheeled version of NASCAR. For the second year, Elmhurst hosted a day of bicycle racing last week as part of the Prairies State Cycling Series that draws professional and elite racers from as far away as New Zealand to...
  • Sandhill crane spotted in Trexlertown

    Trexlertown doesn't just draw cyclists from all over the world. The home to the world-renowned Valley Preferred Cycling Center is also making some area news for birders. For the second straight year, a sandhill crane has been a verified visitor to the...
  • Bike racing returns to Downers Grove

    Bike racing returns to Downers Grove
    Downers Grove officials and residents celebrated the return of a competitive cycling race over the weekend following a five-year absence. The final stop of the Intelligentsia Cup Prairie State Cycling Series kicked off at Main and Grove streets on...
  • Electric bikes all the buzz at a growing number of tour companies

    As Ike Fazzio and I pedaled our Swiss-made, electric-assist bikes through Balboa Park, a steep climb loomed. Usually that would mean bearing down, sweating a bit and perhaps even walking up the incline. But not that day. With a flick of my wrist, the...
  • Locally invented ICY Feet helps plantar fasciitis and other foot pain

     
    Craig Snyder isn’t really a runner, but as an athlete, he faced one of the worst and most nagging problems of all: plantar fasciitis. Plantar fasciitis is a painful heel and sole of the foot problem that is caused by straining the ligament that...
  • Ex-Cowboy Josh Brent is found guilty in crash that killed teammate

    Former Dallas Cowboys player Josh Brent was convicted of intoxication manslaughter Wednesday for a fiery wreck that killed his teammate and close friend, Jerry Brown. He faces up to 20 years in prison for a December 2012 wreck after a night of...