Archive for December, 2010

Wait There’s More Cross To Come

Posted on 16. Dec, 2010 by .

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It was an amazing four days of racing at  the US Cyclocross National Championships where cross lovers came together in something adverse conditions to race and celebrate their sport. So many stories to remember. Watching the 10-12 junior women race in very cold conditions at 8am, lifting bikes that were certainly bigger and maybe heavier […]

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Perfection For Wells, Heartbreak For Powers

Posted on 13. Dec, 2010 by .

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What a finale in Bend for the US Cyclocross National Championships. Perfection and heartbreak in the same race. Perfection for Todd Wells (Specialized) who claimed his third Stars-and-Stripes jersey. He previously won in 2001 and 2005. And for 2010, Wells adds cyclocross to his national titles in cross country and short track mountain biking. “It’s […]

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Queen Katie Wins Her Seventh National Cross Title

Posted on 13. Dec, 2010 by .

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Favorite going into the race, reigning US National Cyclocross champion Katie Compton (Planet Bike) added a seventh title to her unbeaten streak. “It’s National Championships, I love winning, I’m glad I got a seventh. Every year is special, every year is hard, it’s a good day. I’m happy.” a smiling Compton said seconds after the […]

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Photo Gallery US Cross Nats Elite Men

Posted on 13. Dec, 2010 by .

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Photo Gallery of the US Cyclcross National Elite Men Championships

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Photo Gallery US Cross Elite Women

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Photo Gallery of the US Cyclcross National Elite/U23 Women Championships

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James, Flynn, McDonald and Fisher Claim Collegiate Titles

Posted on 13. Dec, 2010 by .

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Before the final showdown in the Elite field, the Collegiate races were held on the last day of the US National Cyclocross Championships on Sunday. The temperatures had warmed up and the some of the water on the infield has been drained but it was still a sloppy mess for the riders. Collegiate Women. The […]

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Summerhill Outpowers McDonald For U23 Title

Posted on 12. Dec, 2010 by .

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The U23 men led off the afternoon with what became a two-man duel lasting into the final lap. Defending champion Danny Summerhill (Garmin Transitions-Team Holowesko Partners) and Zach McDonald (Rapha Focus) took turns trying to ride away from each other after opening up a large gap on the rest of the field.

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Photo Gallery US Cross Nats Men U23

Posted on 12. Dec, 2010 by .

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Photo Gallery of the U23 Men US Cyclocross National Championship

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Bahnson Wins His 17/18 Junior Title

Posted on 12. Dec, 2010 by .

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Some nasty weather conditions for the Men Junior 17/18 showdown on Saturday morning with cold rain and colder mud on the course. Perfect conditions for Jeffrey Bahnson (Van Dessel), the mudder and favorite into the race. And he delivered, taking off solo with two laps to go to win his third National title, adding his […]

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Photo Gallery US Cross Nats Men Jr 17/18

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Photo Gallery of the Men Junior 17/18 race at the US Cyclocross National Championships.

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