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A Masters Track Cycling World Championship Ride for Cancer Survivors

2017 Masters World Track Cycling Championships - Velosports Center, Los Angeles Well, my ride day at this year's masters championships finally hit and I had the opportunity to compete against 11 other riders in the 500 meter time trial for my age group. If you've been following me on Facebook, you know that this [...]

By | 2017-11-12T11:25:17+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Cancer prevention, Cancer Survivorship, cycling events|0 Comments

2017 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo

The 2017 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo a Great Success By Robert Hess The volunteers arrived well before dawn Sunday morning, October 1st, to set up registration and breakfast for the 600 riders who would be part of the 7th Edition of the Alpine Loop Gran Fondo for Prostate Cancer Awareness. Dawn broke with the [...]

By | 2017-10-03T08:02:19+00:00 October 2nd, 2017|Cancer battle plan, Cancer Events, cycling events|0 Comments

Cycling to Stop Cancer

Cycling to End Cancer One of my jobs here at the Cancer Journeys Foundation is to raise awareness of the need to support America's 15+ million cancer survivors. One of the ways I do that is through my weekly cycling program, on the road and in the velodrome. This year I'm thrilled to be [...]

By | 2017-08-18T11:03:21+00:00 August 18th, 2017|Cancer battle plan, cycling events|0 Comments

2017 SCOR Century Ride in Solvang, California

The 2017 SCOR Century Ride in Solvang, California 3,000 cyclists made the annual pilgrimage to Solvang, California for the annual SCOR Solvang Century ride. This was my fourth year riding Solvang but my first year at the event representing the Cancer Journeys Foundation's prostate cancer awareness project. First, let me give you my thoughts about the [...]

By | 2018-02-21T10:26:09+00:00 March 14th, 2017|cycling events|0 Comments

Track Cycling Training – Los Angeles

Training for Masters World Track Cycling Championships - Los Angeles 2017 Robert Hess (me) in the infield of the Velosports Center at StubHub Center in Carson, California. Every year the world's best track cyclists over the age of 35 gather and compete in the world track cycling championships. For the past five years [...]

By | 2017-01-22T17:32:36+00:00 November 23rd, 2016|cycling events|0 Comments

The 2016 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo Was Fantastic!

The 2016 Alpine Loop Gran Fondo for Prostate Cancer Awareness is in the Record Books by Robert Warren Hess The last Sunday saw the completion of the 6th annual Alpine Loop Gran Fondo for prostate cancer awareness. Over 500 cyclists visited Harrisonburg, Virginia for this year's gran fondo. And, for the 6th straight year, the [...]

By | 2017-06-22T17:07:20+00:00 September 30th, 2016|cycling events|0 Comments