Author: Vern Cole

2016 – 2017 Season Meet the Team Ride

If you are interested in learning to race or already a veteran looking for a team that enjoys racing as a team – come meet the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/Starbucks Cycling team! We’ll be gathering at Leschi Park at 201 Lakeside Ave S, Seattle 98122 at 9:15am with a 9:30am departure. This is a social Read More …

SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Racer Megan Doherty Wins Two National Cycling Championships

SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Racer Megan Doherty Wins Two National Cycling Championships Bellevue Junior Cyclist Prevails in Kentucky Races Louisville, KY – Megan Doherty, 15, of Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA)/Starbucks Cycling, rode to two National Championships at the USA Cycling Amateur Road Championships in Louisville, KY, June 30 to July 3. Doherty was crowned National Champion Read More …

Meet the Team Ride

The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/Starbucks Cycling Team is currently recruiting new members for the 2015-2016 race season! Whether you just enjoy riding fast on your bike and you’re wondering about getting started in bike racing or you’re an experienced racer looking to find out more about the SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Team, we invite you to join Read More …

SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Up Close and in Action

By Lindsay Nofziger If you want to see the SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Team up close and in action, your chance is coming this Saturday, June 6, at the Ballard Criterium. Our riders will compete with other teams in a one kilometer loop through the most hip part of Seattle’s Ballard Neighborhood. Races start at 2:00PM and go into the Read More …

Getting to know your team: Meet Bart Heer

Author: Kirsten Soelling Bart is a track power house for the 75-rider SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Team, racing as a Masters Category 2 rider, the second-highest of five non-professional racing categories. Last season was a pretty impressive one for Bart, who finished third overall in the Track Masters A 35+ Category, a mix of Category 1, 2, Read More …

SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Kicks Off 2015

By LINDSAY NOFZIGER | Published: MARCH 4, 2015 After many months of hard training, the cycling road race season is finally here. The season gets into high gear this weekend with the Sequim and Mason Lake Road Race Series. All winter long, our riders have been competing in cyclocross, grinding out weekly training rides, and Read More …

SCCA/Starbucks Cycling to Compete at Cycling Masters Track National Championships in Redmond, WA.

This year USA Cycling has chosen the Marymoor Velodrome for the location of the 2014 Masters Track National Championships.  The fastest cyclists from across the country 35+ will descend upon Marymoor Park in Redmond, Washington from Tuesday August 19th to Sunday August 24th. Competitors are separated out into 5 year age groups and then can compete Read More …

SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Meet the Team Ride is coming!

Looking for a new, competitive team for the coming season? SCCA/Starbucks Cycling team Meet the Team Ride is coming Sunday Sept 21st. SCCA/Starbucks Cycling competes in Road, Cyclocross, Track, and MTB racing in the Seattle and surrounding areas. We take pride in our high level of competition while maintaining a camaraderie that has translated to amazing success for Read More …

SCCA/Starbucks Cycling Kicks Off 2014 Road Season

Cat3 squad controlling the front at Sequim (photo by Kirsten Reed) The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance/Starbucks Cycling Team kicked off the 2014 road racing season in the Pacific Northwest with several wins and podiums. Throughout March, the team remained a constant presence on podiums throughout Washington State with two series victories, twelve wins, five second-places, Read More …

Movin’ On Up!

The fantastic racing and fortitude of the ladies is again recapped by Tony Blazejack below.  I can not begin to express my respect for the excellent racing by the team.  And now that the rest of the fields have joined, we will get a chance to see Todd Sahl work over the masters field.  Enjoy Read More …

(Time) Trial by Fire

Cascade Classic – Stage 2 (Time) Trial by Fire Sorry, this was the best title I could come up with.  Below is the recap from on scene super domestique, Tony Blazejack.  Enjoy his recap of the fantastic work by the SCCA/Starbucks Pro 1/2 women – Paul Camera Today marked a 16-mile time trial in Prineville, Read More …

Courage in Oregon

This write up is called “Courage in Oregon”.  My reason for this is the women’s team is toeing the start line with the best women racers in the world.  It takes a lot of courage to come to a race where the majority of the field are true professionals, who’s day job is to train Read More …