Cyclocross World Championships Roundup

Czech bookend. Four races were held this weekend for the  61st edition of the UCI Cyclocross World Championships in Tabor where the home country of the Czech Republic took home two victories, in the first race the Junior and the finale with Zdeněk Štybar riding flawlessly to win the Men Elite race. Cherry on the…

2013 Cross Worlds in Louisville

Earlier today, Louisville, Kentucky was awarded the 2013 Elite Cyclocross World Championships and the 2012 and 2013 Masters Cyclocross World Championships. For the first time ever, the UCI Cyclocross World Championships will be held outside of Europe in the 50 plus year history of the championships.   These events will mark the first Elite Cycling World…

BMC Off To A Great Start

After years of an aggressive but linear progression, the BMC Racing team is making a huge leap with the addition of World Champion Cadel Evans, three-time US National Champion George Hincapie 2008 world champion Alessandro Ballan in its quest to race at the Tour de France in 2011, if not earlier. The riders made their…

As far as it will go for Cody Kaiser

What a difference a few weeks make for US Cyclocross National Champion, 17/18, Cody Kaiser. “It feels pretty good. Right now, it’s just another USGP but I’m sure it will change once I get the jersey on.” replied the laid-back California Giant/Specialized rider when I asked him what he was feeling when he put on…

The Road to Worlds with Jeremy Powers #7

A few days after the US Cyclocross National Championships, Jeremy Powers and his Cannondale-Cyclocrossworld.com teammate Jamey Driscoll flew to Europe for their 6-week training and racing period before the World Championships to be held in the Czech Republic on Jan 31 2010. On a regular basis, Jeremy shares the good, the bad and everything in…

Hoogerheide World Cup

In their last race wearing the rainbow stripes before next weekend’s World Championships, Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) and Marianne Vos (Nederland Bloeit) repeated their wins on last year’s World Worlds course in tremendous style in the World Cup round in Hoogerheide, the Netherlands. The race was the finale of the 2009-2010 UCI Cyclocross World Cup presented…

The Keoughs – bike racing 24×7

Browse the results of road and cross races, and one name pops up, Keough. Five brothers, Jake, Nick, Luke, Jesse and Ian have been making a name for themselves in the cycling world. Ranging in age from 22 to 12, they live and train together and are coached by the oldest Jake. “They’re pretty close,…

Andrew Talansky – back to basics

After a year with the Continental squad Amore e Vita, 21-year old Andrew Talansky is returning to basics for 2010, joining the California Giant/Specialized team, one of five U23 riders in the rejuvenated Elite Amateur squad. You might remember Talansky as the lone chaser behind Daniel Holloway at the Philadelphia International Championships for lap after…