The State of Cyclocross in NorCal Nevada
27 September 2015
The cyclocross skills on display today at SacCX-Orangevale Park went from this:
Racers displayed excellent technique in ‘cross up and down the age-groups and all across the course. Taking SacCX’s first event of the season as a barometer for cyclocross in NorCal Nevada bodes very well for the region this year. By the numbers for typically smaller fields in recent years, Orangevale Park saw 394 race-entries including 22 Junior Men, 10 Junior Women, and 60 race-entries for Women in categories of both genders. This follows up 70 and 84 Women respectively at CrossReno and West Sac and a total of 43 Juniors at both of those events.
NorCal Nevada ‘cross for 2015-16 has already managed a terrific start to the season. With these numbers and quality of racing, the future looks promising for the region.