Archive for August, 2010
Posted on 27. Aug, 2010 by ken.
Last year, the UCI3 ‘cross festival in Cincinnati offered a jaw-dropping $10,000 in prize money just for the women alone. This year, they’re doing it again as October’s Cincinnati UCI3 Cyclocross Festival will feature the largest weekend prize purse for women cyclocross racers anywhere in the world, matching last year’s unprecedented $10,000 cash purse. It’s [...]
Posted on 27. Aug, 2010 by Cynthia.
The 2010 cyclocross season is fast approaching and while fresh tubular tires are being stretched, the Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series is preparing for its newest edition. The series gets under way on the weekend of September 18th and 19th when UCI-level cyclocross returns to northwest Vermont with the twelfth annual Green Mountain Cyclocross [...]
Posted on 26. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
“Before the race I was asked a question if I was coming here to win, I would stupid to say yes because I don’t have any teammates and I felt that I had a good chance to win a stage, so that’s my reply. Of course, that turns into the story of Levi is not [...]
Posted on 25. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
Preliminary roster for the two Canadian ProTour races includes Sammy Sanchez (Euskaltel-Euskadi), Robert Gesink (Rabobank), Ivan Basso (Liquigas-Doimo), Sylvain Chavanel (Team Quick Step), George Hincapie (BMC Racing Team), Ryder Hesjedal (Garmin-Transitions). 12 riders to Canadian National Team includes Will Routley (Jelly Belly pb Kenda). Sprint Challenge event unveiled. TV Schedule.
Posted on 24. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
Kelly Benefit Strategies Pro Cycling battled crashes, injuries, and some of the top Continental teams in Europe to claim the top GC prize at Festningsrittet, one of Norway’s premiere stage races. Jesse Anthony topped the overall podium Sunday in beautiful downtown Kongsvinger after his second 2nd place finish in as many days, with teammate Neil [...]
Posted on 22. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
Knowing that there was no way that yellow jersey Levi Leipheimer (Mellow Johnny’s) would let either 3rd on GC Darren Lill or 4th Phil Zajicek get away, the Fly V Australia came into the Queen Stage with a plan: get Jai Crawford to the bottom of the climb and let him go. And that’s exactly [...]
Posted on 21. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
What a crit! Expectations were high for the Park City Criterium, words like smashfest, bloodbath were used and riders were nervous as they started to stage 20 minutes before the start of stage 4 of the Larry H Miller Tour of Utah. You could see it in their faces as they looked up Main Street [...]