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|Welcome to the New Orleans Bicycle Club!
The NOBC is dedicated to promoting bicycling, with the emphasis on bicycle
racing, in the Greater New
Orleans area. The NOBC was founded in 1968, and remains at the
forefront of competitive cycling activity. The club is a member of the USA Cycling, and promotes bicycle races and events throughout the year. The
NOBC represents a wide range of cyclists, from beginning Juniors to seasoned
Masters. We invite you to become a member of this unique family.
In the Draft
As much as I would have liked to race this race from the front, I decided instead to shift gears and resort to full-on sprinter mode, which is to say I was going to have to roll the dice that someone else would chase down any breakaways and instead spend as much time in The Draft as possible. The last couple of miles of the 21-mile loop (we would be doing three of them) had a couple of good climbs that finally levelled out maybe 250 meters before the finish. I liked that.
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