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Electric Camel Pod – Professional Cycling in Winston-Salem – SmartStop Cycling

Electric Camel Pod – Professional Cycling in Winston-Salem – SmartStop Cycling

Tim & Chad sit down with , Korina Huizar, Shane Kline, and Jamie Bennett with Winston-Salem’s professional cycling teams to discuss their 8 year history and growing legacy of success on the road.  The men’s team with Team SmartStop and the ladies with BMW-The Happy Tooth have been training hard and […]

by · April 16, 2015 · 0 comments · CCD News Hour, Columns, Community, Sports
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Dash Drop Opening Series in Walk-Off Fashion

By Staff Brenden Webb’s two-out, two-run homer propelled the Frederick Keys past Winston-Salem in Sunday’s series finale at NYMEO Field at Harry Grove Stadium. The Dash (1-3) enjoyed a 3-2 lead in the bottom of the eighth inning when Frederick (3-1) nine-hole hitter Anthony Caronia led off the frame with […]

by · April 13, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Dash Dominate Keys in Season Opener

By Staff   Three Dash hurlers combined for a two-hit shutout, while all nine starters scored at least once in Winston-Salem’s convincing 13-0 victory at Frederick in the 2015 season opener on Thursday night inside NYMEO Field at Harry Grove Stadium. Winston-Salem (1-0) logged its most lopsided win since blasting […]

by · April 10, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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McCabe Finishes Second at Redlands Bicycle Classic

By Staff Travis McCabe of Winston-Salem’s Team SmartStop has opened Team SmartStop’s account at the Redlands Bicycle Classic and the National Racing Calendar with a second place finish on the stage one Highland Circuit Race. The stage was aggressive from the start with a number of different groups attempting to […]

by · April 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Dash’s Opening Day Roster Features Familiar Faces

By Staff   The Chicago White Sox have announced the Winston-Salem Dash’s Opening Day roster, which boasts 18 men who have already logged time with the Dash. The roster also contains some local flavor, as Robert B. Glenn High School products and Winston-Salem natives CJ Beatty and Chris Jacobs will […]

by · April 9, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
Nevada City Training Camp Preps Team SmartStop for the Redlands Bicycle Classic

Nevada City Training Camp Preps Team SmartStop for the Redlands Bicycle Classic

By Staff Winston-Salem’s Team SmartStop is sending a strong eight-man team to the Redlands Bicycle Classic. The five-day stage race begins on Wednesday, April 8 and will cover roughly 300 miles with the inclusion of a summit finish up Oak Glen this year. The Redlands Bicycle Classic is a cycling […]

by · April 8, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Micha Johnson Becomes the 26th Dash Alum to Reach MLB

By Staff   Infielder Micah Johnson, who played 49 games with the Dash during the 2013 season, has made the Chicago White Sox 25-man Opening Day roster. Johnson is the 26th former Winston-Salem player to reach the Major Leagues since the franchise became the Dash prior to the 2009 season. […]

by · April 6, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Twin City Youth Soccer Association to Host Southern Soccer Showcase

By Staff   Twin City Youth Soccer Association, one of the largest youth soccer associations in North Carolina, has announced it will host the 2015 Southern Soccer Showcase sponsored by Mercedes Benz April 28th-29th, at BB&T Soccer Park, in Bermuda Run, outside of Winston-Salem. The 2014 Southern Soccer Showcase is a […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Team SmartStop’s Rob Britton Finishes 10th in Tour de Taiwan

By Staff   Winston-Salem’s Team SmartStop has concluded its first race in Asia at the Tour de Taiwan with Rob Britton finishing in tenth place on the overall general classification. March 26 was the Tour de Taiwan the final stage, which took riders from Tainan to Pingtung. The final 178km […]

by · March 27, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports
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Winston-Salem Cycling Team’s Bobby Sweeting Victorious on Final Stage of Dominican Republic’s The Vuelta Independencia Nacional

By Staff   After being devastatingly close during previous stages, Bobby Sweeting of Triad-based Team SmartStop has won the final stage of the 36th Vuelta Independencia Nacional, which concluded yesterday in the Dominican Republic. Based in Winston-Salem and owned by Premier Sports Group, Team SmartStop is a UCI professional cycling […]

by · March 2, 2015 · 0 comments · Community, Sports