Archive for October, 2009

Compton and Powers sweep UCI3 weekend

Posted on 11. Oct, 2009 by .

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While Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) continued her domination in the final race Cincinnati UCI3 Cyclocross Festival, the Cincinnati UCI3 Harbin Park presented by Biowheels and United Dairy Farmers, it was “battle royale” in the men’s race. Jeremy Powers (Cannondale/Cyclocrossworld.com) and Ryan Trebon (KONA) went head to head, or is that mano a mano, for most of the race. Each marking the other until the final turn when Powers hit it and sprinted to victory making it a sweep for the 3-race series. With Photos.

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Compton glides and Powers rocks to victory again at Day 2 of UCI3

Posted on 10. Oct, 2009 by .

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Well they did it again. On a completely different course, with completely different weather conditions, Katie Compton (Planet Bike) and Jeremy Powers (Cannondale/Cyclocrossworld.com) won again at day 2 of the Cincinnati UCI3 Cyclocross Festival, the Java Johnny’s – Lionhearts International, in Middletown, Ohio. Report and Photos

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Here’s mud in your eye for Compton and Powers

Posted on 09. Oct, 2009 by .

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Katie Compton (Planet Bike) and Jeremy Powers (Cannondale/Cyclocrossworld.com) solo to win the muddy, slip sliding Darkhorse Cyclo-Stampede in Covington KY, the first race of the Cincinnati UCI3 Cyclocross Festival. Report and Photos.

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Team and rider news

Posted on 07. Oct, 2009 by .

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Transfer news for Kenda Pro Cycling, BISSELL, OUCH p/b Maxxis, Radioshack, Trek Livestrong and Volkswagen-Specialized.

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Cross Update

Posted on 06. Oct, 2009 by .

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Race update from Gloucester I & II races, Cross Crusade and latest USA Cycling standings.

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A celebration of cycling @ Levi’s GranFondo

Posted on 05. Oct, 2009 by .

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On Saturday, 3500 cycling enthusiasts along with an army of 600+ volunteers got together to celebrate cycling at the inaugural Levi Lepheimer’s King Ridge Gran Fondo, in Sonoma CA. In many ways, the event was bigger than Levi Leipheimer, and in other ways, it was much smaller and personal. While he came up with the [...]

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Elite Track Nats: IP, Madison and more

Posted on 04. Oct, 2009 by .

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Three more days of racing were held at the 2009 USA Cycling Elite Track National Championships at the Home Depot Center velodrome with the finale on Sunday. Let’s recap – and check out the photos over at OTBPhoto On Friday both Taylor Phinney (Trek-Livestrong) and Sarah Hammer (American Track Foundation) caught their opponents in their [...]

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Women’s team pursuit record falls on day two of Elite Track Nats

Posted on 02. Oct, 2009 by .

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The 2009 USA Cycling Elite Track National Championships continued at the Home Depot Center velodrome on Thursday with the women’s team pursuit national record falling, an Olympian re-gaining his national title in the kilo and team pursuit and scratch race champions crowned. In all eight Stars-and-Stripes were awarded on the second day of competition.

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Higgins and O’Reilly crowned 1st ever omnium champs

Posted on 01. Oct, 2009 by .

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The 2009 USA Cycling Elite Track National Championships opened in the velodrome at the Home Depot Center on Wednesday as Cody O’Reilly (BISSELL) and Cari Higgins (ProMan) were awarded the first-ever elite omnium national titles. Giddeon Massie (Bike Religion) won the standing 250-meter time trial.

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USGP #1 – Pro Men’s Planet Bike Cup Day 1

Posted on 01. Oct, 2009 by .

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Video of Pro Men’s race at Bike Planet Cup Day 1, first weekend of US Gran Prix of Cyclocross (USGP) in Sun Prairie, WI.

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