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Young LeMond at 1977 USCF National Championships


This is one of my favorite video finds so far. This is raw unedited Super 8 footage from the ‘77 Nationals in Seattle, WA. It’s a looong video. The first five minutes is some road racing (sans audio) and then the track events start. The footage is choppy, grainy and often shaky but the Super 8 film has such a cool look to it.

The best part is, if you listen to the announcer, they’ve got some young talents in the junior races such as Mark Gorski and the one-and-only Greg LeMond — who was probably 16 years old at the time. LeMond kills it too!

Big props to CinelliDog for posting this up.
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The 2010 Juniors Nationals wrapped up yesterday at Valley Preferred Cycling Center. See full results at USA Cycling along with recaps of day 1, day 2, day 3 and day 4.

Hundreds of photos from the four days of competition are up at Washies’ Flickr stream.

Meet The Juniors At T-Town

The 2010 Juniors Track Nationals are already under way and will be continuing all weekend at T-Town. Valley Preferred Cycling Center has posted some profiles of their own hometown juniors who are competing. Watch out for these kids because they are coming from probably the best juniors track programs in the country. Check out the T-Town talent pool here.

Juniors Track Nationals At T-Town

The 2010 USAC Juniors Track Nationals will be held at Valley Preferred Cycling Center starting tomorrow morning (Thursday, July 8th) and continuing through the weekend with four full days of racing. This is the future of our sport!

Check the schedule of events here.


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