Nankervis, Gendron Win Tour de Delta Brenco Criterium

Australian Nankervis returns to race that jump-started career with win at Tour de Delta; Winnipeg’s Gendron survives crash to make it two straight women’s wins as BC Superweek continues Report by Tour de Delta The first time Australian Tommy Nankervis came to BC Superweek back in 2005 it jumpstarted his professional road cycling career. He…

Racing At Night

Riders darting in and out of the dark, sounds of gear changing, wheels flashing in the spotlights, yells, a blur of color and movement. All these and more at evening criteriums to the delight of the very often raucous crowds. Crits are already fast and furious affairs to start with with fields tackling city streets…

Team NoTubes Ready For Iron Hill Twilight Crit

Team NoTubes/ AXA Equitable picks up steam as they enter the second half of the USA Crit series with the Iron Hill Twilight Criterium this weekend in Westchester, PA. After 4 rounds of racing, Team NoTubes/ AXA Equitable’s Clayton Barrows is sitting in 3rd place overall in the USA Crits series following a strong 3rd…

On Tap: San Rafael Twilight Crit And Lodi Cycle Fest

Two crits are on-tap this weekend in Northern California. On Saturday, the San Rafael Twilight Crit in its 13th year is bringing out some of the top American sprinters to battle against the locals. Many of the same riders will migrate a couple of hours north for  the Lodi Cycle Fest p/b Michael David Winery…

Final USGP Weekend Moves To Bend

Officials from the US Gran Prix of Cyclocross announced today that they have accepted a bid from Visit Bend to host the final two races of the U.S. Gran Prix of Cyclocross series presented by Greenware®. The 2011 US Gran Prix of Cyclocross (USGP) is a four weekend, eight race series comprised of the Planet…

Team TIBCO puts two on top at ‘Toona prologue

World Track Champion Tara Whitten and Jennifer Wheeler of Team TIBCO/To the Top powered their way to the top two spots in the opening prologue of the Tour de ‘Toona in Pennsylvania this evening. Whitten covered the roughly three-mile course in a shade under 5:40, averaging nearly 32 mph. Impressively, teammate Wheeler was less than…

Racing Returns to Evanston on July 17

For the fifth consecutive year, exciting bicycle racing returns to downtown Evanston on Sunday, July 17, 2011. The Evanston Grand Prix Presented by Turin Bicycle will host a full day of racing with amateur men and women’s categories starting at 9:00 am CT and culminating with the pro women’s race at 4:00 pm and the…

HTC-Highroad Heads Up Women’s Prestige Cycling Series

On the strength of a dominant performance at the Nature Valley Grand Prix, the HTC-Highroad women are atop the Women’s Prestige Cycling Series standings in three of four categories. Amber Neben (HTC-Highroad) regained the lead in the individual standings she previously had after the first Women’s Prestige Cycling Series event (Redlands Bicycle Classic) by winning…