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Schullerwald XCO – Bistrita

24 Oct


Happy to come back with a race report. In the last months I had some serious lowerback problems that kept me out of training and racing. But the rehab ┬áis going into the right direction and this is the most important thing. Last Friday I’ve found out that there will be a XCO race in […]

Cluj Triathlon Challenge

2 Aug


Or better said the “fear of the dark”. After having so many problems with my lower back, including some heavy pain and I had to rest more days than I thought, with my two buddies Alin and Tudor, we’ve decided to start for the 3rd time as a team at Cluj Triathlon. We were a […]

Paltinis MTB Project

2 Aug


Paltinis MTB Project is one of the best XCO events in Romania. This year also was a UCI C2 race so I knew that good competitors will come. For me the lowerback problems didn’t let me to train properly but I still managed to train on the course and learn it. There were a few […]

2016 XCO National Championships

29 Jul


After a few years in Paltinis the venue for the National Championships moved to Hunedoara, next to the Corvinilor Castle. I arrived there later in the evening because of some “logistical” issues. It was our “electric castle” version on a bike. It rained all night long and it continued also during the day. So you […]

Dorna XCO

20 Jul


I am a bit behind with the race report but will try to keep you updated. I’ll start with the Dorna XCO. The second edition of the coolest XCO race in Bucovina county, more specific in Vatra Dornei. Last year I’ve helped the organizers create a track but now having a starting point they’ve modified […]