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Triada MTB Paltinis – XCO + XCM

12 Aug

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Before heading to the next race I want it to share with you the race report from the latest edition of Triada MTB Paltinis. A two days race format, with an XCO on Saturday and XCM on Sunday. About the XCO: UCI C1 race, so we had a though competition from Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, Czech […]

2021 Romanian XCO Championships

19 Jul

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This was meant to come earlier but I was dealing with the “Annual Charity Auction” of the pink Cannondale Scalpel. So hopefully you will understand. Make sure to hit the play button for a musical background Since 2003 until 2018 I have never missed any edition of the Romanian National Championships. The past two years […]

Vidraru MTB Challenge

1 Jul

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Or even better said, how it was the longest marathon, this year. 86km, 2400m of ascent and 4:24:46 of riding into the wild. For me was the first time racing here even though the event is at his 7th edition. I’ve heard good things about it and overall was fun, but for sure there are […]

Movilele Blajelului – sun is out

24 Jun

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It was sunny, but at least we had mud. Or how not to quit even if the odds are against me. This was my first race in Romania since February 2020 at Cluj Winter Race #2. So I think it was normal to be nervous. I had a good training block during the past weeks […]

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 […]