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Cross on the Rock: Fun in the Mud for the Whole Family

Cross on the Rock: Fun in the Mud for the Whole Family

by Mike Richards September 11, 2019

We are very lucky to have one of the very best CX series in Canada right here on Vancouver Island. Cross on the Rock was started 14 years ago by Wendy Simms and Norm Thibault and a group calling themselves the Council of Cross. The first race had something like 10 participants. The Series exploded in popularity - probably because of it’s grassroots nature, accessibility and the fact it is so fun - and now most weekends from September through November there are hundreds of cyclists of all abilities and ages getting super muddy with big grins on their faces.

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Cyclocross 101: Why you should try a  Cross on the Rock event!

Cyclocross 101: Why you should try a Cross on the Rock event!

by Mike Richards September 05, 2018

Cyclocross [a.k.a. Cross or CX] season is here! You either know about this sport - in which case, see you at the races - or you should know about this sport!

We recently spoke to race organizer, Norm Thibault, to get the low down on the growing phenomenon that is Cross, and our Island's very own race series - Cross on the Rock...

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