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Auburn icon Gilbert is back

Well … not the real Gilbert (Ortega) – he’s still in heaven riding his bike, causing the smiles. The Gilbert sign is back! He’s in Downtown on High Street and perhaps causi ...

Craigslist ad leads to theft of high-end mountain bike in Auburn

AUBURN CA - A North Auburn man who had his high-end bike stolen is warning others to take precautions when using Craigslist. Rich Holiday’s Craigslist posting for selling his Ye ...

Get the right fit for the long haul

A proper bike fit is paramount to attain an efficient pedal stroke, balance comfort and power while also insuring responsive bike handling. Optimum performance is achieved by placi ...

Fall for a century

Fall is century bike riding season, with numerous organized rides taking place from the coast to the Sierra crest. Ideal temperatures and gentle fall sunshine enhance the experienc ...

O’Rourke mastering the criterium

Michael O’Rourke may still consider himself “a noob” at cycling, but the second-ranked Master’s Criterium racer in the state is anything but. After just six years in the ...

Familiar Faces: Chelsey Reeves – sales associate and mechanic at Victory Velo Bike Shop

Q: How long have you worked at Victory Velo? A: I have been at Victory Velo since the middle of August, and I actually live in Meadow Vista. In April (my family and I) moved up her ...

Nash goes big at Northstar

The stage was set perfectly and Mike Nash delivered on the rocks, dirt, jumps and bumps scattered across the mountain at Northstar Resort last weekend. The 18-year-old from Auburn ...

Bike race boasts brutal climbs

Cyclists won’t be competing against each other on Saturday when they hit the road for the Wildest Ride in the West. The opponents are the 140 miles and many brutal climbs along t ...

Downtown Criterium hits streets Sunday

Earlier this month, cyclists got a taste of the streets of Downtown Auburn. On Sunday, they’ll be able to gorge themselves. The Auburn Downtown Criterium, which was revived by r ...

Riding through the break of Dawn

COOL — Given what she endured at year ago at the Coolest Mountain Bike Race, a mud-covered Dawn Infurna-Bean wasn’t about to complain as she basked in the sun Sunday afternoon. ...