Archive for March, 2011

Easton-Bell Sports to be Title Partner for 2011 Scotts Valley Grand Prix

Posted on 18. Mar, 2011 by .

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The Scotts Valley Grand Prix kicks off with amateur races on Sunday, May 15th, 2011 at 1:00PM. The main events of the Pro Women and Pro Men take to the start at 5:40PM and 7:50PM. respectively. This crit has an exciting drag race finish located at Canepa Design (4900 Scotts Valley Drive), Scotts Valley, California. […]

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Project London – The Revolution is Coming

Posted on 18. Mar, 2011 by .

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Rubicon Cycling LLC is proud to announce the formation of Project London, an elite track cycling team, inspired, created and managed by Rubicon Cycling, LCC. Rubicon Cycling will carry on the mission of benefiting the LiveSTRONG organization while pursuing the development of young cyclists into champion professional athletes, fulfilling their dream of representing the United […]

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Alexian Brothers Tour Of Elk Grove Goes UCI And Adds Women’s NRC Stage Race

Posted on 18. Mar, 2011 by .

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Good news.  Not only has the Alexian Brothers Tour of Elk Grove received a UCI rating of 2.2 for the men’s stage race but the organizer has added an NRC stage race for the women too. In previous years, the race offered two crits, not on the NRC, for the pro/1/2 women as part of […]

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Photo Gallery CalGiant/Specialized Training Ride

Posted on 17. Mar, 2011 by .

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Two weeks, I joined the California Giant/Specialized team at its training camp. On a beautiful day in Northern California, the riders tackled a 5 hours of riding that included Great Basin. Here are some photos from that ride.

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Peanut Butter & Co. TWENTY12 To Donate Race Winnings To Japan Relief Efforts

Posted on 17. Mar, 2011 by .

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In response to the devastating earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan last week, the athletes of Peanut Butter & Co. TWENTY12 women’s professional cycling team have pledged to donate any race winnings from the upcoming San Dimas Stage Race to recovery efforts. The team would also like to challenge the entire pro women’s and men’s […]

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19 Teams For Amgen Tour of California

Posted on 17. Mar, 2011 by .

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Finally, the 19 teams were announced for the Amgen Tour of California today. The list included the 18 teams already leaked to the race media partner, cyclingnews, earlier this year and one late addition: Movistar, the UCI Continental team out of Colombia and feeder team for the Movistar Pro Team. One can assume that the […]

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Whatever happened to… San Francisco Grand Prix?

Posted on 16. Mar, 2011 by .

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While cleaning up old folders, I found some photos from the 2005 San Francisco Grand Prix. What a great race that was. Fans lined 7 to 10 deep on Fillmore where the riders faced a wall of noise as they climb the steep Fillmore lap after lap. Amazing crowds estimated a half a million by […]

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Get To Know Antonneau & Rivera

Posted on 16. Mar, 2011 by .

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et to know friends and teammates Kaitie Antonneau and Coryn Rivera of Team Peanut Butter Co TWENTY12. The two under-23 riders, who have competed against each other for most of the racing lives, became friends and are now teammates for the 2011 season. VIdeo.

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Talking Mountain Biking And More With Geoff Kabush

Posted on 15. Mar, 2011 by .

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Geoff Kabush. Laid-back, the man with the side-burns is a fierce competitor that can shotgun a beer in two seconds. A successful mountain biker that races cross for fun in the fall, a dog rescuer and a vocal proponent of clean cycling. Kabush is all that and more. One of the most successful riders on […]

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10 Teams Named For Quiznos Pro Challenge

Posted on 15. Mar, 2011 by .

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5 more teams were announced for the The Quiznos Pro Challenge today: Leopard Trek (Luxembourg), UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team (USA), Team Type 1-sanofi aventis (USA), Skil-Shimano (Netherlands) and Team Spidertech Powered By C10 (Canada). These teams will join the 5 previously announced squads: Team RadioShack (USA), HTC-Highroad (USA), Team Garmin-Cervélo (USA), BMC Racing Team (USA), […]

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