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Only 5 Weeks Until The Chino Grinder….

This post was written for AZ Gravel Rides by cycling coach and former Canadian professional road cyclist Scott Price. We hope you will find these tips useful as you prepare for the Chino Grinder! Okay, here are some of the

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What’s New in 2016: Chino Grinder

After reviewing the feedback and data collected at the 2014 and 2015 events, the AZ Gravel Rides crew has made some changes to for the 2016 Chino Grinder taking place on May 7. If you’ve participated in previous years or

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The Return Leg of the Chino Grinder

This post was written by John Camoriano about his experience as a member, along with his teammate Phil Panipinto, of a two man relay team at the 2015 Chino Grinder. John is an accomplished cyclist and triathlete who currently rides

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106 Mile Course Preview

  This entry covers the 106 mile course from north of Aid Station 1/3. For a synopsis of the first 21 miles of the route read the previous blog entry titled 42 Mile Course Preview. Immediately after Aid Station 1/3

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42 Mile Course Preview

From the start at Old Home Manor Park in the Town of Chino Valley there is a slight steady climb for the first 8.7 miles. The remainder of the out portion of the 42 mile out and back course is

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