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Three cyclists place first at 2018 Vuelta del Viento

Three cyclists place first at 2018 Vuelta del Viento

Kristin Silva and Miguel Padron

April 21, 2018

The judge blew his whistle and the cold wind raced against their mist covered helmets as the cyclists reached speeds of 35 miles an hour. Water splashed on their faces and chests as a rider's wheel sliced through puddles in front of them. The fans rattled their bells, while screaming and cheering each...

Alumni return to race through Hotter ‘N Hell

Alumni return to race through Hotter ‘N Hell

Tyler Manning

August 29, 2017

Four hours, extreme heat and an open road. That is what a day cycling in Hotter'N Hell entails for those who choose to ride in the 100 mile race. This race is also an opportunity for many in the Wichita Falls community to come together and race including MSU students and faculty. This year three MSU...

Three cyclists take a break from competition

Three cyclists take a break from competition

Harley Warrick

May 3, 2016

After starting cycling at young ages, Luke Allen, sophomore Spanish and political science major, Garrett Hobbs, junior finance, and Cameron Lowery, junior nursing, decided to take a semester off from competition to focus on school and work."It really is like a full time job when you think about it," Lowery sai...

Cycling Race Preview: Vuelta del Viento

Mark Campbell

April 10, 2015

Cycling Race Preview: Vuelta del Viento from MWSU Campus Watch on Vimeo. The MSU Cycling team is competing in it's own Vuelta del Viento on April 11 and 12. The criterium portion of the event is held on campus. "This upcoming race will consist of a road race, a team time trial and a criteri...

Community bike swap to be held Feb. 7

Community bike swap to be held Feb. 7

Mandy Saal

February 4, 2015

Cyclists from all over the area will gather Feb. 7 to commence this year’s Bike Swap to sell, trade, or get rid of gear. “I hope all bicyclists show up because you can get parts for cheap,” said Bo Williamson, owner of Riverside Cycling Center. The members of the Wichita Falls Bicycling Clu...

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