He came out for our first season in 2003 (check the video from CCCP), he has been a regular with Sea Otter since 2000 - and he's back! Richard Fries, Providence Festival head honcho, organizer of the Nationals on that famous course in 2006/2007, and most recently THE voice at the World Cyclocross and World Road Championships for the UCI - will be on stage this saturday night entertaining us Best Coasters at the Clif Bar Sierra Point Night Race in Brisbane.
Hang onto your hats - he's not coming by himself. This weekend is the finale of a "Home and Home" exchange between Pilarcitos Cyclesports and the Providence Gang. Alec Simpson and Curtis Cook spent the October weekend throwing fence and building the course at Providence and Sierra Point is our turn getting the works from the Chowderheads. Richard will have not only his wife but Race Director Patrick Goguen to assist - and then be surprised at how hard, bumpy, and grass-less our California courses are. No step-in stakes for these boys, no sirree. we love our weeds, we do