Author: Enzo

30 Apr Cobb Park 2012

40+/50+ Combo South Chicago Wheelman have been putting this race on since before I started racing. The first year for me was 1985 and I was yelled at many times. I was a fresh Cat. 2, maybe 3 races old and was in way over my...

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24 Apr Menomonee Park

After a full 2011 road season and the longest CX season ever, I am feeling like my batteries are fully recharged. My body is not yelling at me any longer to relax, and the brain is actually happy that I have started working my top...

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18 Apr First Social ride of 2012

This is a plea to the many riders training on the open roads with no regard for cars, others riding with them, or themselves. Instead of me commenting on facebook to the example rider, I decided to write this blog post. If you do not...

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17 Jan Master’s CX Worlds Louisville 2012

[caption id="attachment_585" align="alignright" width="300" caption="A great starting spot couldn't overcome heavy legs and a broken chain."][/caption] Finally writing the last race report of the 2011 season though it is 2012. This is the first time  Master's CX Worlds would be held in the USA. When I first heard this...

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10 Jan CycloCross Nationals Verona, Wisconsin

Master's 50-54 [caption id="attachment_574" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Front row starting spot next to Kevin Hines (2nd) and Steve Tilford (1st). "][/caption] After a long road season I have been training carefully with my focus on two CX races, Master's Nationals and Master's Worlds. I say carefully because...

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03 Jan Enzo’s Pain Cave Cream Giveaway

For those of us that live in a place where something called “Snowmageddon” can occur, the time to spend hours and hours on indoor trainers or rollers is upon us. The winter training months are some of the most important for the bike racer, setting up...

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08 Nov Woodstock Race Weekend

[caption id="attachment_526" align="alignright" width="300" caption="Brian Conant (Pony Shop) always makes sure the race starts fast."][/caption] This was the start of a difficult three weeks for Enzo and crew. Friday come home and eat, start packing the car for Sunday's Woodstock CCC race. Heidi and I will...

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