Saturday, November 8, 2008

Cyclocross in the Driving Rain

Battlecreek Cross
November 8, 2008
Former Battlecreek Golf Course
6161 Commercial St SE
Salem, OR


Cyclocross is a form of bicycle racing that include trails over grass fields, wooded areas, water and step barriers and a lot of mud. A mix of road racing and mountain biking with a lot of mud. Races generally last 45-60 minutes rain or shine...or in today's case, driving showers, creating a lot of mud.

3 comments:

Joy said...

That is a fantastic action shot! Cycling in the rain isn't very appealing to me :D

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JM said...

The photo is great! It looks like it's raining cats and dogs!!!

Hyde DP said...

It is the kind of cycling my sister used to do fifty or sixty years ago. Not the kind of thing I'd ever have done though.