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Cyclist gets a hand on way through Jamestown

July 26, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Although it wasn’t on his itinerary, Italian cyclist Andrea Tozzi was happy he stopped in Jamestown.
Tozzi was on his way from Bismarck to Fargo Wednesday when his bike’s back tire went flat, prompting an unexpected pit-stop in Jamestown around noon. The 36-year-old cyclist from Florence in Tuscany, Italy, is on a tour across the U.S. that started in Anacortes, Wash., and is set to end in New York City.
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Cyclist celebrates 70th year with trek across US

July 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO At age 53, Mike Farmer climbed Mount Rainier, a 14,410-foot-high peak in Washington state. Continue Reading

Cycling in the Dakotas Part 4: Cycling enthusiasts don’t need to wander considerably far for positive role models

July 17, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Who’s your hero? In good times or in bad, we as Americans tend to look for comfort from some of our idols. For many people, including myself, sports are the place we find them.
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Cycling in the Dakotas Part 3: Wiltse, a Michigan 17-year-old, cycling more than 2,000 miles for wounded vets

July 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

If the purpose of leadership is to serve others, Luke Wiltse fits the definition of a leader.
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Cycling for Sclerosis

July 5, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle

The Multiple Sclerosis Bike Tram will be rolling into a North Shore community near you. It’s an event that’s measured in distance and days. An expected turnout of 800-900 participants will take on a 250 mile route over five days – spanning International Falls to Duluth visiting Two Harbors along the way. The bicyclists will help raise money for multiple sclerosis research. Continue Reading

Cycling in the Dakotas Part 2: Roading cycling in ND taking a back seat

July 3, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Competitive cycling was once a strong passion for Cary Gress. Yet, it’s been years since the Dickinson native took his Trek out for a simple ride.
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Cycling in the Dakotas Part 1: Medora cycling community has brought riders from all directions

June 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

MEDORA This is the first year Eric Boxrud has lived in North Dakota.
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Hitting the trails: Popular Pipestem busy this weekend

June 20, 2013 in The Jamestown Sun

Steve Aesoph spends the majority of his time building his XTERRA brand on social media.
Clearly, the strategy is working pretty well.
What started out as one race with 12 people competing in 2009, has turned into an entire weekend of activities with five events spread out over two days. Three races will be held on Saturday and two more on Sunday.
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Missy Erickson: Sights set on Rio

April 23, 2013 in Alexandria Echo Press

Alexandria’s Missy Erickson is on a path toward the 2016 Olympics after devoting her life to cycling. Continue Reading

AP source: Armstrong tells Oprah he doped

January 14, 2013 in Grand Forks Herald

A person familiar with the situation says Lance Armstrong confessed to Oprah Winfrey during an interview Monday that he used performance-enhancing drugs to win the Tour de France.
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