A competitor rides his unicycle through the gravel portion of the course. The cyclocross race was held in Old Sacramento, with part of the course looping through the American River Parkway. Cyclocross is a competitive bike race combined with a variety of obstacles.
A competitor rides his unicycle through the gravel portion of the course. The cyclocross race was held in Old Sacramento, with part of the course looping through the American River Parkway. Cyclocross is a competitive bike race combined with a variety of obstacles. Brian Nguyen Sacramento Bee
A competitor rides his unicycle through the gravel portion of the course. The cyclocross race was held in Old Sacramento, with part of the course looping through the American River Parkway. Cyclocross is a competitive bike race combined with a variety of obstacles. Brian Nguyen Sacramento Bee
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Cyclocross racers traverse grass, cobblestones, gravel in Old Sacramento

January 17, 2015 06:10 PM

UPDATED January 17, 2015 11:14 PM

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