via Cross Club:
If you are planning on stepping it up this year or just want to get your cross on now, check out the attached poster and info on the Aug 18/19 Cross Camp being put on by crosser extraordinaire Craig Richey:
Cross Camp Victoria BC August 18/19Craig Richey shares his knowledge from two seasons of racing the World Cup Cyclocross circuit in Europe.Currently ranked 84th in the world Craig won the UCI Beacon Cross race in New Jersey and is a two time member of the Canadian Worlds Team.Beginner Course Saturday August 18 (9am to 2pm)Designed for a rider that hasn't done a lot of cross riding/racing or an experienced rider looking for a detailed refresher.Course Includes:Bike & Equipment SetupTraining for CyclocrossRacing StrategyPractice StartsMounting and DismountingBike Carrying TechniquesCornering with SpeedCyclocross Skills GameAdvanced Course Sunday Aug 19 (9am to 2pm)All the tricks and secret techniques to help you ride/race your cross bike faster and more efficiently than you ever thought possible.Course Includes:Equipment Race SetupRace TacticsPassing TechniquesHopping ObstaclesRun or Ride DecisionsAdvanced Dismounts/MountsSand RidingCyclocross Skills GameJuniors can register for half price. Proceeds help fund Craig's season. Lots of draw prizes.Each day is $80 or enjoy a full weekend of Cyclocross for $150Register at: www.craigrichey.caCamp is presented by Victoria Wheelers and Oak Bay Bikes.Delicious food will be provided by Nourish Cafe.