Van Gilder, Anthony Sweep Granogue

To celebrate the 10th edition of what has been called the toughest cross race in North America, the Delaware Cyclocross Coalition of Delaware (DCCoD) changed this year’s Granogue Cyclocross, part of the Champion System MAC Series, to a two day format. Close to 1250 racers signed on to partake in the celebration that is DCCoD’s…

Nieters and Buerkle Extend Winning Streaks At Hyattsville CX

In its second year, and first in the BikeReg.com MABRAcross Series, Hyattsville CX exceeded all expectations. Close to 400 racers enjoyed sunny skies, a festival environment, and lung searing, high-octane racing. Magruder Park in Hyattsville, Maryland, once again played host to a course that attracted the Mid-Atlantic’s speed freaks but still had enough tricky twists…

Neben and Miller To High Road Sports

High Road Sports has added American riders Amber Neben and Amanda Miller its 11-rider 2011 women’s team. Amber Neben is a former World Time Trial Champion and US National Road Champion, a two-time winner of the Tour de l’Aude, and represented the USA in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, while Amanda Miller is known to…

Bikes Not Bombs Joins Cycle-Smart

Pro road and cyclo-cross racer Adam Myerson and Cycle-Smart have added an unusual name to their jerseys – Bikes Not Bombs. Adam has granted this Boston-based nonprofit a free sponsorship to promote the organization’s local youth bicycle programs and international development work. In a meeting with Bikes Not Bombs staff, Adam explains: “Cycling as a…

Racing Against Compton

When you see Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) line up for a UCI cross race in the US, you can be sure of two things, first she will attack and second she will get away from the field to win. She did it in December to win her sixth US National cyclocross title, and she did…

Powers – “I was born ready”

One month into the cyclocross season and Jeremy Powers (Cannondale prepared by Cyclocrossworld.com) has already racked up 4 UCI wins, and claimed a podium finish in all, but one, of the races he entered.  A win and second-place  at both the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Cyclocross and the first weekend of the Greenware US…

Powers Talks UCI3

Post-race chat with Jeremy Powers (Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com) at Cincinnati’s UCI3 Cyclocross Festival at Harbin Park. After finished second in the first race of the series, Powers got back to back wins in the following two.