Roberge Joins Peanut Butter & Co TWENTY12

Peanut Butter & Co.TWENTY12 Women’s Professional Cycling Team announced today that Giana Roberge will take the reins as director for the team as Kristin Armstrong steps into the racing arena. Armstrong thrilled fans last month when she went public with her decision to return to the peloton to defend her Olympic and World Championship Gold…

Luke Keough Makes It Two At Cycle-Smart International

Taking advantage of a bobble, Luke Keough (Champion Systems p/b Keough Cyclocross) took off flying from the 3-rider lead group and soloed to victory at 20th Cycle-Smart International. That made it a sweep for the 19-year old Keough who is younger than the oldest running UCI cross race in the US.  Twenty-five seconds later,  race…

Van Gilder Sweeps Cycle-Smart International

It was on for the start and the attacks didn’t stop in the Elite Women’s race on day 2 of the 20th Cycle-Smart International. A modified course with longer power straighaways, one less steep runup and wind led to a strong group splintering off on the first lap. The first riders then attacked each other,…

Live video chat with Jeremy Powers

Update: thank you all. Replay available here. Cross racer, road racer, musicophile, star of web show “Behind the Barriers’ is the next guest. Jeremy Powers of Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com and Jelly Belly p/b Kenda will be answering your questions this Sunday November 7, 2010 at 5 pm PT/8 pm ET. We’re also trying out a…

Gould Firing On All Cylinders

After what she called her best mountain-bike season ever, Georgia Gould of the Luna Pro Team is back with a vengeance in the cross scene. She now leads the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross after sweeping in a commanding fashion the Derby City Cup presented by Papa John’s Pizza races in Louisville. So far…

UCI3 Harbin Park CX Economic Impact Close to 200K

Cross racing has been part of Harbin Park, OH since 1996, with 15 riders attending the first race way back then. In 2010, over 500 registered riders made the trip for the third race of Cincinnati’s UCI3 Cyclocross Festival. The impact was positive for the area, according to the Fairfield, Ohio Chamber of Commerce Newsletter,…

Gatch’s Tight Ship

Ohio’s John Gatch may be one of the most qualified people to take command of the organization of a cyclocross race in all of North America. Gatch has decades of experience at the top levels of cycling, including stints as a mechanic on Lance Armstrong’s Team Motorola and as Technical Director for the Tour Dupont…

Top 10 At Surf City CX

Friend Steve Anderson to the rescue for this week’s top 10 list. We had to have costumes with Halloween happening last weekend, and luckily for us Steve was there to capture the images at the first race of the Surf City Cyclo-X series in Northern California.

On Tap: 20th Cycle-Smart International

This weekend, Look Park in Northampton, Massachusetts will host the 20th annual Cycle-Smart International, rounds 5 and 6 of the Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series Presented by Cycle-Smart. In keeping with years past, the organizers of the oldest UCI race in North America are taking full advantage of the terrain at Look Park with its fast grass with Velcro-like turns, the tight woods section on the upper level, fast descents with tricky lines and challenging run-ups.

Jamis/Sutter Home Pro Cycling Team Roster for 2011

The Jamis/Sutter Home Pro Cycling Team is ready to ride for 2011. Jamis/Sutter Home has retained its core squad, led by NRC Champion Luis Amaran, and added new criterium and climbing talent. As previously announced, Amaran, brothers Alejandro and Anibal Borrajo, Tyler Wren, and Jamey Driscoll have re-signed for the 2011 season. Also returning to…

Buerkle and Dombrowski Notch Wins At All Hallows Cross

Haymarket Bicyles-SEAVS continued its domination of the top podium spot at BikeReg.com MABRAcross series races with several victories at Saturday’s All Hallows Cross. Race organizer Pax Velo offered Mid-Atlantic cyclocross racers a challenging course, and mother nature pitched in with a perfect day. In its second year, All Hallows Cross featured several course changes that…