The Holeshot Posts

Published September 15th, 2016

Here it is. Another weekend full of racing. We are going to call this weekend, “The One With All the Run Ups”. I hope you have been working on your…

Published September 9th, 2016

Here we are, week # 2 on the race calendar. After the kickoff last weekend with VCXC and Interior Cross, things keep rolling along. The weather is looking a little…

Published September 2nd, 2016

It’s finally here. After months of taunting #crossiscoming hashtags floating around social media and a couple of August teaser races, the official start to the season has arrived. And with…

Published August 30th, 2016

A early kick off to the cyclocross season this year with the VCXC Grass Crit. The August heat was out in full force while those in attendance turned in fast laps on the Hastings raceway in prep for the upcoming cross calendar.

Published August 23rd, 2016
Published August 7th, 2016

August may still be the midst of summer for many, but for cyclocross nuts, it means one thing. Cross is coming! With only a month left before racing starts, it’s…

Published June 19th, 2016

Cyclocross season is on the not so distant horizon, and with the upcoming season brings some exciting changes at theholeshot.ca. After a 19 years hiatus,  I’ve finally made good on…

Published January 19th, 2016

The ground was frozen solid, despite the sun’s best effort to break through the trees and thaw it out. The large grass field that served as the focal point for…

Published January 5th, 2016

After a one month hiatus, cyclocross returns to the Pacific Northwest for one more kick at the can. We are deep into the European cyclocross calendar and Cascade Cross is following…

Published December 30th, 2015