Doing this ‘Cross thing

Monday, December 14th, 2015

I decided I’d dip my toes into the world of cyclocross racing this year. I’ll admit, riding on grass has never inspired much excitement for me, but I see some serious skill and fitness gaps in my racing, and I think cyclocross might help me …read more >

It’s Not Always Rainbows and Sunshine

Saturday, June 27th, 2015

Writing about the wins is easy. There is a high from the effort and the achievement that fuels the desire to share that awesome feeling with everyone while it’s still tingling in your limbs. Writing about the losses, the poor results, and the futile efforts …read more >

I Like To Ride in Circles

Wednesday, March 18th, 2015

Before every race, you’ll see me in a corner of a parking lot or grassy field riding in tight circles in various positions. From a distance, I’m sure this appears silly. I start every bike ride – whether it’s casual or a Pro race – with a …read more >

Kristine Contento-Angell | My Favorite Race

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

I headed up to Wayway extra early to get a run on Sitting Bear – a trail with an extended rock garden that I had trouble clearing at the pre-ride earlier in the week. Since I had used my training bike for the pre-ride, I …read more >

H2H’s Wawayanda MTB Race | 4 Wins, Improvements Everywhere

Tuesday, May 5th, 2015

In the Pro/Open, Kristine Contento-Angell had a clean, smart start, sitting in on the long, fast prologue and then accelerating into the wooded singletrack. She was on Jane Pearson’s wheel as they roared into the raw tech of Waway. Jane was able to ride her …read more >