Hill Wears Yellow Jersey as Rothe Wins Lowertown St. Paul Criterium

By Cynthia Lou. Ben Hill (Donkey Label Racing) claimed the yellow jersey by winning the first time bonus sprint, shaving five seconds off his overall time to put him one-second faster than Tom Zirbel (Optum p/b Kelly Benefits Strategies). Stefan Rothe (Elbowz Racing) struck out in breakaway with Bryan Stevens (Champion System-Stan's NoTubes) and Andrew Dalheim (Canyon Bicycles - Shimano) … [Read more...]

Saint Paul Downtown Criterium Of The North Star Grand Prix

by Lyne Lamoureux The Jamis-Hagens Berman team finished one-two at tonight's fast and furious Saint Paul Downtown Criterium, stage 2 of the North Star Grand Prix. Ian Crane sprinted to the win ahead of teammate JJ Haedo in front of an enthusiastic crowd that lined the finish straight. Travis McCabe of Team SmartStop rounded out the podium. Tom Zirbel remains in the yellow race leader's jersey. … [Read more...]