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Season 23 - Division 1 Classics
by Finz, at 20/03-2013
written by Don Hamstre of don hamstre team When we think back to last season we always let the big moments pass by again. Big moments were not rare in this season's classics. Le...

Season 23 - the Tours
by Finz, at 18/03-2013
Written by Finz When we think back to last season we always let the big moments pass by again. Many big moments happened in the famous multi day events, the Tours. Here are a fe...

The World Tour - The final race
by Finz, at 17/03-2013
Written by Finz Oslo Grand Prix The last race of the season and eightteen teams traveled to Norway for the Norway Grand Prix. Spain arrived as this seasons winner and were kee...

The World Tour - Spain won.
by Finz, at 10/03-2013
Rotterdam - Amsterdam All the top teams gathered in the Netherlands for the World Tour stage Rotterdam - Amsterdam. The best sprinters with the finest lead outs were ready for ...

Fast on Wheels – A Preview
by Finz, at 7/03-2013
written by Knotts of California Mist The biggest race in the lower divisions is finally here, and many teams have arrived in Denmark for the 4th edition of Fast On Wheels. The t...

Nederlandse Tour - A preview
by Finz, at 5/03-2013
Twenty teams are challenging each other again in the Netherlands. Can Tadaki Ko repeat defend his title from last season or will there be another winner this time.The last stage w...

The World Tour
by Finz, at 3/03-2013
Chos Malal - Loncopue The climb race in the far east of Argentina is one of the most challenging climbing races in the World Tour. And thirteen teams felt they are proud of bein...

Die Besten von Deutschland
by Finz, at 1/03-2013
'Wir sind die Besten von Kiel, wir sind die Besten von Köln, wir sind die Besten von München und wir sind die Besten von Berlin' No quote from one of the participating managers...

No woman, no cry
by Finz, at 27/02-2013
Some people are born with a certain talent. But this must be discovered. Most of the time this happens by people from the outside. Riders start at an early age with cycling and, ...

Have you seen your palmares?
by Finz, at 21/02-2013
Everyone loves a Classic. Everyone loves to win a Classic. Once the winning is done, everyone loves to be able to brag about winning a Classic. That, my friends, is why we have Tro...

The World Tour
by Finz, at 19/02-2013
Birmingham – London The English race in the World Tour is known in the peloton as “visiting for tea at the Queen's.” Starting almost in her backyard and racing toward Lo...

The Don's interview: slico, sprint4live
by Tim Johnson, at 18/02-2013
There are so many passionate managers in OCM, but you never quite have the time to hear their full story. But that is going to change, because from now on I will be interviewing ma...

Essex Tour - A Preview
by Yuri, at 8/02-2013
Another hilly tour, another review. This team I interviewed the managers and they gave me a catchphrase and their expectations. Here they are: Asymm Project: 'Amazingly h...

Race of the Minutemen - A Preview
by Yuri, at 8/02-2013
This season's edition of the American Tour has ironically been named the Race of the Last Minutemen. The preparations of the teams were disrupted by a huge scandal. Even before the...

Perm Tour - A Review
by Yuri, at 7/02-2013
Stage 1 : Ochjor - Ochjor In season 22 the first hill/sprint stage was ruled by the GC contenders. The sprinters had to watch from the second row. This year, the roles we...

The World Tour
by Yuri, at 2/02-2013
Odense – Kobenhaven Sixteen teams found the courage to travel to the land of the Beast. Germany, England, Norway and Belgium Odense is the starting point of the first race a...

Vuelta de los Castillos - A Preview
by Yuri, at 30/01-2013
Twenty teams are preparing for the Vuelta de los Castillos, located in the beautiful mountains of East-Spain. During their preparation, I followed them on Twitter. This is what I f...

Perm Tour - A Preview
by Yuri, at 30/01-2013
It's nearly that time of year again when some of the best tour teams gather in Perm, Russia to see who can fit the winners jersey on the Kama River bank. As Perm use to be called M...

How 20 can be divided by 22 - CoN23
by Yuri, at 28/01-2013
Twenty two teams can sign up for the Coupe of Nations. The problem is that it only has twenty spots to fill. How does that work? Easy, two teams are to late and will not be able ...

Cymru Taith Preview
by Yuri, at 27/01-2013
The hills come alive, with the sound of... Riders who are suffering! Even remembering their favourite things will not help them. Only the best can survive.... Let's see wh...

The latest feature in OCM
by Yuri, at 24/01-2013
Have you seen the latest feature in the OCM community? You can now reshape the course of the races that you race. Is it a race near you, is it your favorite race or is it j...

Young Guns 7
by Tim Johnson, at 15/01-2013
It’s been three seasons since the last batch of Young Guns were selected, and already the likes of Rolf Enoch (scuppernong) and Gert Sijmonds (Yuri Super Team) have impressed. Th...

The World Tour
by Yuri, at 14/01-2013
Bukarest - Sinaia In Bukarest all the riders were keen to defend their nations colours. The top eighteen are starting their second race in the World Tour, because England and...

Monte Rosa - A preview
by Yuri, at 7/01-2013
The sun is shining on the Place Bourg du Four. We are sitting at the cafe Calvinus in the old centre of Geneve. Finz is having a ristretto. It is his third already, he really likes...

The World Tour has begun
by Yuri, at 6/01-2013
And the nations gathered in the eastern parts of Europe and the big nations, the top 20 of the world are facing the big cobbles in Russia. Velikiye Luki is the start of a terrible ...

Awards Gala Season 22
by Yuri, at 5/01-2013
It's time for the awards again! All the OCM greats of past, present and future are at the awards gala. Even the disappeared Drejbo was seen in the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff. (...

Vejle-København - A Classic Preview
by Yuri, at 4/01-2013
Season 22, Day 85, Seattle, USA Just got a call from Yuri SuperTeam and am very excited. The trophy that I designed for Vejle-København was approved this season, and will be ha...

Tweedaagse van Antwerpen – A Preview
by Yuri, at 3/01-2013
The moment of decision for the cobblestone teams and riders has arrived. It is time to go to Flanders and watch the hardest cobble races unified in a single tour. The ...

Volta ao Porto - A Preview
by Yuri, at 31/12-2012
Volta ao Porto, the tour so many dream about winning. Last season all the jerseys were won by Portuguese riders. Morias, Aldeia, Matos: they fulfilled the dreams of not only their...

INSIDE BRAZIL: More than football and thongs
by Yuri, at 30/12-2012
Brazilian cycling sports is far from a mammoth in OCM history; however it has had its successes over the years. Amadeu Brasil, the rider with the catchy name that personifies Br...

EricV's Team-by-Team
by Yuri, at 29/12-2012
Just to give every team some more attention, I introduce: EricV's Team-by-Team. Every month 5 random teams will be in the spotlights. All from division 1-5. They will be selected o...

Season 22 - a recap (Part 5)
by Yuri, at 28/12-2012
And so, once again we start the Season Recap! How was your Season? Worth mentioning? If it was, it is here for sure! This time we won't have 4 articles... we'll have 5! This time ,...

Season 22 - a recap (Part 4)
by Yuri, at 27/12-2012
And so, once again we start the Season Recap! How was your Season? Worth mentioning? If it was, it is here for sure! This time we won't have 4 articles... we'll have 5! This time ,...

Season 22 - a recap (Part 3)
by Yuri, at 26/12-2012
And so, once again we start the Season Recap! How was your Season? Worth mentioning? If it was, it is here for sure! This time we won't have 4 articles... we'll have 5! This time ,...

Season 22 - a recap (Part 2)
by Yuri, at 24/12-2012
And so, once again we start the Season Recap! How was your Season? Worth mentioning? If it was, it is here for sure! This time we won't have 4 articles... we'll have 5! This time ,...

Season 22 - a recap (Part 1)
by Yuri, at 23/12-2012
And so, once again we start the Season Recap! How was your Season? Worth mentioning? If it was, it is here for sure! This time we won't have 4 articles... we'll have 5! This time a...

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