The Redbeard Blog / women who race

  • Six Days of Kissena

    We are thrilled that Kissena Velodrome saw the largest turnout of women racers yesterday!

    This was Week 4 of Six Days of Kissena, presented by Lucarelli & Castaldi & Affinity Cycles.

    Redbeard Bikes sponsored the prizes; first place prize is a bike fitting at our shop.

    Congratulations to the winners and kudos to all the women who raced!

    More photos here and a write-up on NY Velocity.


    Photo credit: Chris Lee

  • CRCA Men's & Women's Road Racing Clinics

    Are you interested in road racing? Not sure what it entails, or where to start? Want to try it?

    The Century Road Club Association is holding Men's and Women's Road Racing Clinics on April 25th.

    The Women's Clinic is p/b Specialized and led by experienced racers from the new women's development race team, Bicycle Roots p/b Hatchmap Racing (a sub-team of Century Road Club Association (CRCA)).

    When: Saturday, 4/25 @ 5:30 AM

    Where: Central Park, Rambles Shed parking lot, East 79th Street transverse on the East Park Drive

    PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED - it fills up fast. Register here.

    The morning's events will include a clinic & 3-lap simulated race with experienced racers riding with the field & providing guidance!

    Ladies: Following the race join the Bicycle Roots p/b Hatchmap Racing ladies for an easy spin to Piermont for coffee.

    Q & A Session with Clinic Instructors:

    Women: Thursday, 4/23 @ 8:30 PM @ Bicycle Habitat, 250 Lafayette Street in Manhattan

    Men: Thursday, 4/14 @ 7 PM @ Talent Cycles, 502 W 139th St. (@ Amsterdam)

    Hope to see you there!

    Alie Giamie of Hatchmap racing shares this flyer for the Women's Clinic:

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