The tree line

April 1st, 2020 — An extremely large tree sitting on the lot line of two houses in the 4000 block of West 14th Avenue.

Updated: April 4, 2020 — 2:25 pm

Mercedes Benz rusting

March 30th, 2020 — A very expensive when new Mercedes Benz 300TD station wagon sits abandoned and rusting in the back yard of a house in the west side of Vancouver.

Updated: March 31, 2020 — 9:22 pm

Bed and buggy

March 28th, 2020 — Homeless person’s camp at 2021 West 41st Avenue in the Kerrisdale district of Vancouver..

Updated: March 29, 2020 — 8:02 pm

Old and new

March 19th, 2020 — Two houses side by side in the 4200 block of Quesnel Drive, the left one old, the right one new, show how the west side of Vancouver is changing from pseudo English cottages to modern Bauhaus style houses.

Updated: March 26, 2020 — 7:52 pm

Pigeon poop protector

March 6th, 2020 — The BMW storage garage in the 2100 block of Pine Street has an effective but certainly not elegant pigeon poop protector.

Updated: March 6, 2020 — 8:28 pm

Queens cross

November 2nd, 2019 — Seventy year old Ian Parker on his way to a 9th place finish in the Men’s Master B class at this year’s Queens Cyclocross race at Queens Park in New Westmnster. More pictures from the race can be found HERE or by clicking on the above picture. It’s OK to share or download pictures from the cyclocross galleries.

Updated: November 5, 2019 — 5:27 pm

The yellow tape obstacle

October 20th, 2019 — It took Dan Driediger (563) 30 minutes to get past Lucas Gallagher at this year’s Junkyard CX race at South Surrey Athletic Park only to get hung up a minute later for what seemed ages on the course tape at the top of a tricky hill. Gallagher got by but not for long as later in the lap Driediger re-passed and opened up a thirty second lead to finish 6th in the intermediate men’s class. More yellow tape problems below and all the pictures from the race HERE.

Updated: October 23, 2019 — 8:34 pm

Junkyard cyclocross

October 20th, 2019 — It was wet, cold, and slippery at the Junkyard Cyclocross race held at South Surrey Athletic Park today. More pictures from the race can be found HERE or by clicking on the above picture. It’s OK to share or download pictures from the cyclocross galleries. There are no pictures from the last races of the day as the cold and wet sent me home early.

Updated: October 21, 2019 — 6:18 pm

Gastown Grand Prix

July 10th, 2019 — Mitchell Ketler demonstrates wet cobblestone technique to fellow Devinci team member Thierry Marcassa during the warm up to the 2019 Gastown Grand Prix bicycle race won by Regan Gough.
Winner of the women’s race, Kendall Ryan, above and below in the yellow helmet, at the hairpin towards the end of the race.

Third place finisher Maggie Coles-Lyster above.
Marcal Franz leads winner of the 2019 Gastown Grand Prix Regan Gough out of Gassy Jack corner on the last lap for the sprint up Water Street to the finish. Castillo Soto, third in the picture, finished fourth.

Updated: July 12, 2019 — 7:54 pm

Ladner Criterium

July 6th, 2019 — Leon Echermann and Ed Veal during their long breakaway in the crash filled Ladner Criterium won by Travis McCabe. Hendrik Pineda took a hard fall towards the end of the race. He managed to walk off the course but couldn’t continue.

Matt Hornland, above, gets another crashed rider on his way after repairs.
Earlier in the evening Kendall Ryan shown above navigating crash corner won the women’s race, below.

Travis McCabe sits fourth with three team members in front at the start of the last lap on his way to winning the 2019 Ladner Criterium, below.

Updated: July 7, 2019 — 11:26 am