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On Saturday, Tammy and I went to Gloucester, MA to watch the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester cyclocross bike race. The weather was pretty terrible – rainy, wet, raw, cold – but the race was quite fun to watch. I have never seen a cyclocross race before. It is a cross between road cycling and mountain biking with a little bit of a steeple-chase thrown in for good measure. Also there were some weird traditions/antics going on like offering beer, bacon, and dollar bills to the riders as they rounded the course. I don’t think I am going to go out and buy a cyclocross bike and start racing, but hey you never know.
The Taco Truck was at the expo serving up gourmet tacos for lunch. What do you think? Is the Taco Man going to hop on that Cannondale and take it for a spin?Continue reading