Berkeley Bike Club “Get Kids on Bikes” a big success

The Berkeley Bike Club and Kai Velo Foundation hosted a “Get Kids on Bikes” fundraiser at the Clif Bar facility in Emeryville last Saturday and it was a huge success, with $32,000 raised to support local high school cycling teams.  AHS Cougars team captain Allison Marten was one of the featured panelists at the event. … Read moreBerkeley Bike Club “Get Kids on Bikes” a big success

Intro Meeting 7pm THU 10/17 in AHS Library

WHEN: 7pm Thursday, Oct 17 WHERE: AHS Library WHAT: Introductory Meeting The AHS Mountain Bike Club Racing Team will be hosting an introductory meeting for all students who are interested in joining the club and riding for the team in the 2019-20 season. Coaches, returning team members and parents will be there to answer questions … Read moreIntro Meeting 7pm THU 10/17 in AHS Library

Racers’ Stories – NorCal Race #3

We’re still behind recounting our NorCal racing exploits. On March 30 the Albany Cougars returned to Fort Ord (the original venue, Laguna Seca, having been rained out) and again won the team title! Read on for our racers’ action-packed micro-reports… (In keeping with our team’s tradition, the following race snippets are piled up randomly and … Read moreRacers’ Stories – NorCal Race #3

First NorCal race of 2019 – More Racers’ Stories!

The NorCal high school racing season is officially underway! We’ve actually had two League races now, but are a bit behind on the reporting. On February 23, we raced at Fort Ord and finished second overall as a team! Here are dispatches directly from the racers, in their own words. As with our non-League warm-up … Read moreFirst NorCal race of 2019 – More Racers’ Stories!

Racers’ Stories from Albany’s First 2019 Race!

The Albany High Cougars like to do a race in early February, before the official NorCal League high school races start, just to get our feet wet (sometimes literally). A non-school-related outfit called CCCX puts on races for the general public, so our tradition is to kick the season off with one of the CCCX … Read moreRacers’ Stories from Albany’s First 2019 Race!