Providence Rings True with Legendary Cowbell Maker

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Cyclo-cross Event Helps Bevin Brothers Rise from Ashes After Fire PROVIDENCE, R.I (September 25, 2012). - In cyclo-cross there is one piece of equipment nearly as essential as the bike: the cowbell. This raucous fan base typically has gloved hands for this cold-weather sport. So the cowbell became essential. Dating back to the famous Super Cup series, cyclo-cross promoters often decorated … [Read more...]

Professional Cycling Heads to the Midwest Gateway Cross Cup

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UNIVERSITY CITY, Mo., Sept. 25, 2012- Following the launch of the International professional cyclocross season in Las Vegas, the top athletes in the sport are preparing to compete at the 2nd Annual Gateway Cross Cup, Wednesday, September 26th at Heman Park in University City, Missouri. The only event of its type in the region, athletes from across the United States and Europe will be competing … [Read more...]

Women’s Title Up for Grabs, Handicapping the Clif Bar CrossVegas Field

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All bets will be off when the elite field of women’s cyclocrossers lines up for the crankbrothers ladylucx race at Clif Bar CrossVegas in Las Vegas, Nev. on Wednesday September 19. With no returning winner on the start line, bragging rights for the champion of the biggest cross race outside of Europe are up for grabs. 2010 and 2011 CrossVegas winner Katerina Nash of the LUNA Chix Team plans … [Read more...]

Defending CrossVegas Winner Lars van der Haar Leads Rabobank – Giant Bicycles Team at CrossVegas

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2011 CrossVegas winner and current U-23 World Champion Lars van der Haar of the powerhouse Rabobank – Giant Bicycles Team returns to defend his title at the cyclocross season opening race on September 19 in Las Vegas. Van der Haar, of The Netherlands, won in 2011 over second placed Christian Heule of Switzerland and third placed Rob Peeters of Belgium. Van der Haar is a 2 time World … [Read more...]

Nashville’s Ride For Reading Set To Bring Its Mission Back To Las Vegas

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A Nashville based non-profit participating in Interbike to deliver books to Las Vegas students NASHVILLE, TN (July 9, 2012) - Ride for Reading, a Tennessee based non-profit organization whose mission is to promote literacy and healthy living through the distribution of books via bicycle to children from low-income areas, is headed back to Las Vegas, NV for both the annual Interbike Convention … [Read more...]

Crusher In The Tushar attracts top names in road, mountain bike and cyclocross

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Salt Lake City – A sold-out field and a collection of some of the biggest names in professional road, mountain bike and cyclo-cross for the Beaver County Travel Council "Crusher in the Tushar" presented by DNA Cycling have race promoter Burke Swindlehurst calling the second edition "a showdown of the disciplines.” The July 14 race traverses some of Utah’s highest dirt and paved roads and … [Read more...]

USA Cycling awards 2014 – 16 Cyclo-cross National Championships

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Feb. 27, 2012) -Following an unprecedented bevy of strong bids, USA Cycling has selected Boulder, Colo., Austin, Texas and Asheville, N.C. to host its 2014, 2015 and 2016 Cyclo-cross National Championships respectively. “We had three outstanding bids making the only logical choice to award all three communities,” said USA Cycling Managing Director of National Events … [Read more...]

USA Cycling Names Cyclo-Cross World Championships Team

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Jan. 13, 2012) — USA Cycling announced Friday the roster of elite, U23 and junior athletes that will represent the United States at the 2012 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships in Koksijde, Belgium on Jan. 28-29. Elite Men Due to a fifth-place ranking at the 2011 World Championships, the United States qualified six starters for the race. The 2012 national champion … [Read more...]

2012 UCI Masters Cyclo-cross World Championships set to take off in Louisville

2012 UCI Masters Cyclo-cross World Championships set to take off in Louisville January 11, 2012 (Louisville, Kentucky) — Masters cyclists from across the world will put their wheels to the line in Louisville, Kentucky, on Thursday morning to kick off the 2012 UCI Masters Cyclo-cross World Championships. Marking the first time a cyclo-cross world championship event has been held outside … [Read more...]

Nation’s top cyclo-cross racers headed to Madison next week

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Dec. 28, 2011) — Nearly 1,000 of the nation’s top off-road bicycle racers will descend upon Madison, Wisconsin for the first USA Cycling national championship of the 2012 season. The USA Cycling Cyclo-cross National Championships will kick-off the New Year, Jan. 4-8 in Dane County’s Badger Prairie Park. After successfully hosting the previous two editions of the … [Read more...]