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Cupa Clujului #2

7 Feb

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Or the first bike race of the season in Romania. I’ve missed a lot writing on my blog, but man, I’ve missed even more racing my bike. After the back injury last summer, I’ve spent a lot of time recovering and strengthening before I even think about putting a race number on the handlebar. So […]

Transilvania Bike Trails 2019

19 Aug

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6th edition of this lovely event, my 2nd participation after a long break (of racing). It’s organized by NoMad Team and Adept Foundation in order to promote the Saxon villages of Saschiz, Viscri, Meschendorf and Cloasterf and the bike trails network that connects these villages. Everything started just before the XCO National Championships, missing more […]

Crater XCO 2019

9 Jul

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I got back in Oradea after a few years for another XCO race in a “classic” area. I’ve missed an event in that area because I knew it was both fun and hard. This time wasn’t different. UCI Race, about 30C, hot, humid air, not that much shade. As I went by myself I’ve decided […]

Belis MTB Race

2 Jul

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So last weekend I went to another race, about 65km away from my hometown close to Belis Lake. It was the first time there for me even if 3 years ago I’ve done a training on the course there. I found about it 2 days before the race on fb as it wasn’t promoted at […]

The King’s Way

14 May

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“Drumul Regelui” or the King’s way in English is a point-to-point race in Arad County, about 250km away from Cluj. We can not call it a marathon because it has only 42.5km, 18 of them being on tarmac. As I was sick for the past 5 weeks, more or less, I tried to keep my […]