Pro CX: Margins Narrowing Atop Standings

With only eight races remaining on the 2013 USA Cycling Professional Cyclo-cross Calendar (Pro CX), points are at a premium. Since Thanksgiving, the riders of the Pro CX have contested six races from coast to coast. The action began on Nov. 24-25 in Sterling, Mass., where the Baystate Cyclo-cross took centerstage. After that, the NEPCX NBX Gran Prix of Cross in Warwick, R.I. and CXLA Weekend-Cross … [Read more...]

Compton takes her third World Cup victory of the season in Roubaix on Sunday

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Roubaix, France (December 2, 2012) – Katie Compton (Colorado Springs, Colo./Trek Cyclocross) grabbed her third UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup victory of the season on Sunday with a last minute victory over Sanne Van Paassen (NED). After riding in second for the entire contest, the American strongwoman overtook the number one spot from Van Paassen in the final lap and completed the course in 42:24 … [Read more...]

Cross After Dark Series Heads to Final Race

CXLA Hosts a Repeat Battle for Overall Men’s Title The nationwide Cross After Dark cyclocross series winds up in downtown Los Angeles next Saturday after a season long battle between the top racers in the U.S. Racers will be competing “under the lights” in the heart of Los Angeles at Los Angeles State Historic Park just north of downtown. Racers from across the country will be … [Read more...]

Pro CX: Powers’ and Wyman’s Leads Narrow Atop Standings

Since the previous USA Cycling Professional Cyclo-cross Calendar (Pro CX) standings update on Oct. 22, the riders have contested many races in all corners of the country. The action began in Boulder, Colo., with the Colorado Cross and Boulder Cups on Oct. 27-28. Also on Oct. 28, the HPCX took place in Jamesburg, N.J. The action shifted to southern Ohio and northern Kentucky for the Cincy3 … [Read more...]

Louisville 2013 UCI Masters Cyclo-cross World Championships

Louisville, Ky. (October 31, 2012) — Online registration for the 2013 UCI Masters Cyclo-cross World Championships powered by Exergy, scheduled for Jan. 29 – Feb. 1, 2013 in Louisville, Ky., will open on Nov. 1 on USACycling.org. Participants can register for the following age groups: M / W 30-34; M / W 35-39; M / W 40-44; M / W 45-49; M / W 50-54; M /W 55-59; M / W 60-64; Women 65+; Men … [Read more...]

Pro CX: Powers Opens Men’s Lead; Compton Climbs Women’s Standings

There have been six races on the USA Cycling Professional Cyclo-cross Calendar (Pro CX) in the past two weeks. In that span, the riders have competed in the USGP of Cyclocross-The SmartWool Cup p/b FC Bikes on Oct. 13 and 14 in Fort Collins, Colo., Downeast Cyclocross NECX in New Gloucester, Maine, and Spooky Cross Weekend in Pomona, Calif. on Oct. 20 and 21. The Pro CX men's standings are … [Read more...]

Wyman, Powers win Providence International

5,000 See It Live, 194,000 Watch Online PROVIDENCE, R.I. (October 6, 2012)-Day one of the Providence Cyclo-cross Festival is complete. Today’s Providence International brought out the crowds to enjoy a summer like day, drink beer at the Harpoon beer tent and witness two different, but decidedly powerful, demonstrations of ‘cross prowess. Roger Williams Park was the scene of the action, … [Read more...]

Providence Bike Race Launches Weekend Festivities

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (October 5, 2012) –The transformation of Roger Williams Park from bucolic urban enclave to cyclocross gladiatoral arena is complete. The Fourth Annual Providence Cyclo-cross Festival has taken over WBRU at Brown University, been brought to local school children and graced the airwaves of the Rhode Show on Fox affiliate WPRI. And the message being shouted from the … [Read more...]

2013 Sea Otter Classic Calendar Listings

CYCLOCROSS 4/20 2013 Sea Otter Cyclocross: Laguna Seca Recreation Area, Monterey. 'Cross racers will experience the thrill of starting and finishing on the Laguna Seca Raceway while thousands of fans cheer them on. The course will snake through the Sea Otter Expo and Laguna Seca Lakebed area, and will include off-camber and "kitty litter" sections, a high-speed barrier section located near … [Read more...]

Cross After Dark- Gateway Cross Cup September 26th, 2012, St. Louis, MO, USA Cyclocross

Ben Berden, Katie Compton dominate the Gateway Cross Cup St. Louis, MO September 26, 2012 By, Matt James After twenty four hours of heavy downpours across St. Louis, MO, racers and fans alike were set to experience what most refer to as “true ‘cross conditions” for the second running of the Gateway Cross Cup. Half a foot of rain turned the soccer fields and baseball diamonds of Heman … [Read more...]