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  Category:Cyclists - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Cyclists category contains general articles about cyclists, as well as lists of cyclists, but no articles about individual cyclists.
These articles can be found in the various subcategories, in particular all biographies that mention that the person is a cyclist should be found in one of the subcategories of Cyclists by nationality and, when appropriate, one of the discipline oriented subcategories.
List of professional cyclists who died during a race
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Cyclists   (126 words)

 Category:Lists of people by cause of death - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of fatal alligator attacks in the United States by decade
List of fatal bear attacks in North America by decade
List of fatal, unprovoked shark attacks in the United States by decade
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:Lists_of_people_by_cause_of_death   (186 words)

 Cycling in the Zone
Given the serious nature of professional competition such as the Tour de France, and the Giro d'Italia, combined with the intense degree of suffering by the cyclists, this paper proposes that professional cyclists enter a zone that may not include an experience equivalent to a runner's high.
For elite cyclists, critical dimensions for the zone would seem to be the autotelic experience, the total absorption in the ride, and being in "kairos" time.
The other important dimension of the cycling zone is the trait of hypnotic susceptibility, which would allow the cyclist to dissociate from the pain and extreme conditions that must be endured during a race, such as the Tour.
www.athleticinsight.com /Vol1Iss3/Bicycle_Zone.htm   (2561 words)

 Team Santa Cruz - 2006 Race Reports
This race was unusual in that it was combined with the 35+ 4/5 group, but scoring would be separate for the two age groups.
In this race I followed Martin as he moved up toward the front, and jinked to the left as he jinked to the left to avoid the rider ahead of him who jinked to the left for no apparent reason other than nerves.
Our race course was a 20-mile ride out to the east and 20 miles back to the west on the same route, through the beautiful Panoche Valley, home to several species of eagles, bobcats, mountain lions and such.
www.santacruzcycling.org /teamsc/2006/racereport   (23469 words)

 History of the Ed Rudolph Northbrook Velodrome | Ed Rudolph Northbrook Velodrome
The organization that is responsible for the staging of the weekly series of races here at the Northbrook Velodrome each Thursday during the summer is known as The Northbrook Cycling Committee.
Edward J. Rudolph, who trained some of the greatest speed skaters in U.S. history in Northbrook, and was the most significant force behind the Northbrook Park District's development, died Dec. 24.
Racing was probably somewhat limited, but there have been some reports of organized racing on a small scale....
www.northbrookvelodrome.org /history   (280 words)

 MTB Racer Killed during Race in Utah - Mtbr.com Forums
It is common for even small race promoters to set up course marshals in high speed, high traffic, and otherwise dangerous locations, to communicate with the racers and the spectators, as well as warn oncoming vehicles and pedestrians what to expect.
The course was open to motor vehicles at this race, and the area of road in which the accident occured was straight with good visibility.
The race starts where the orad turns to dirt and goes about 12 miles or so out from there before heading out towards the river and along to the bottom of Jacobs Ladder, which is the hike up to Amasa Back trail, it kicks you out near that pipeline that crosses the trail.
forums.mtbr.com /showthread.php?t=19912   (2931 words)

 www.cyclingnews.presents road racing from around the world
The race was started by former men's race organiser, Jean Thomas in 1985, who was helped by Charles Anduze and Jean Dousse to put a women's race on the map in a male dominated sport.
The race has since grown to be one of the premier women's events on the UCI calendar, and it is given a 2.9.1 ranking (along with the Giro d'Italia, Grand Boucle, HP Women's Challenge, Tour de Snowy, Challange Mallorca, Gracia Cez, Giro del Trentino Alto Adige, Int.
It is now run by Jean Thomas' daughter Anne-Marie, who took over after he died, and she is supported by a team of 50 volunteers during the race.
www.cyclingnews.com /results/2001/may01/aude01.shtml   (430 words)

 CRCA News September 2005
On August 13 during a CRCA event there was an accident in which one of our competitors struck a pedestrian who was on the race course.
Finally, please remember that we race at the discretion of the City of New York, the Department of Parks and Recreation, and the Central Park Conservancy.
There have been complaints about riders who have been dropped or have a mechanical, re-joining their field and either actively participating in the race or riding near the front.
www.crca.net /news/200509.htm   (2011 words)

 The Spoof - Cycling Federations to Ban Soda
Who would have guessed that we had overlooked such an obvious but dangerous substance?
We are appalled that the USCF and the ASO would seek to deny professional cyclists their freedom of choice when it comes to what they drink with their meals.
Lance Armstrong, 5 time winner of the illustrious Tour and current reigning champion, has been subjected to more blood and urine tests while riding than he ever was during his stringent treatments to defeat testicular and brain cancer in the 90's.
www.thespoof.com /news/spoof.cfm?headline=s6i2572   (743 words)

Bolen (1996) defines kairos time as "when we participate in time and lose our sense of time passing, we are in kairos; here we are totally absorbed and in the present moment, which may actually stretch out over hours" (p.
Grove, J., Lewis, M. Hypnotic susceptibility and the attainment of flowlike states during exercise.
Bicycle racing in the modern era: Twenty five years of cycling journalism/from the editors of VeloNews.
www.cyclingforums.com /showthread.php?p=71928   (3143 words)

The races are designed to showcase South Carolina’s historic Heritage Corridor which extends from the mountains in the northwest to the Atlantic Ocean.
Dodge Tour de Georgia is the only stage race of this length in the U.S. that is sanctioned by the International Cycling Union (UCI) for 2003, and one of only five races in the U.S. on the official UCI calendar.
This years race will be part of the National Racing Calendar so all the "big-guns" from the US domestic racing scene will be coming to Roswell on Sunday, May 4th for a shot at taking home some serious cash.
www.sadlebred.com /2003stories1.html   (15840 words)

 Page 2 - Helmets on Tour
>: Meanwhile, two other racing cyclists died, of head injury, in crashes, while wearing helmets.
>Kivilev tragedy contrasts with lack of coverage of similar racing tragedies.
>from head injuries in a race in March 2002 in Langley, British Columbia.
www.cyclingforums.com /t-30819-15-2.html   (454 words)

 Schuylkill Trail
You may recall the = tragic=20 account on the list serve last year of the woman Sharon Giannino who = died on a=20 club ride when, in the final sprint for the parking lot, she ran = head-first into=20 a farm tractor.
I’d like to thank those responsible for sending e-mails to the list with thoughts of me while they rode their bikes; it sure brought smiles and a tear.
About the Lehigh Valley Velodrome The Lehigh Valley Velodrome, the East Coast's only professional track cycling venue located in Trexlertown, PA by the intersection of Routes 22= 2 and 100, is less than one hour from most Philadelphia suburbs.
list.dvbc.org /pipermail/dvbc-list/2004-May.txt   (12075 words)

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The field of 128 athletes is among the most internationally diverse and accomplished group of cyclists ever assembled for a professional stage race on American soil.
This USCF sanctioned, 2-day stage race will consist of a lightning fast, Grand Prix, 1.5 mile course on Saturday, March 11th and a circuit race, 3 mile course on Sunday, March 12th.
Races start early and are finished by 10 am.
www.socalcycling.com /news/2006/jan06.asp   (1985 words)

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