Stetson-Lee, Powers Win Inaugural Gateway Cross Cup

On a crisp, fall evening in St. Louis, MO, a collection of top domestic and international cyclocross racers took to a twisting and technical course in Heman Park to contest the third round of the newly minted Cross After Dark series. With top class fields in both the men’s and women’s race, aggressive racing was…

USA’s Phinney, Talansky In Top 20 At Road Worlds TT

The UCI Road World Championships continued on Wednesday with the elite men’s time trial where first year pros Taylor Phinney (BMC Racing) and Andrew Talansky (Garmin-Cervelo) posted the 15th and 16th fastest times for the U.S. squad. The time trial was dominated by Tony Martin, of Germany, who clocked a time of 0:53:43.85 over the…

Richmond, Virginia To Host 2015 Road Worlds

It’s official, the rainbow stripes will be awarded in Richmond in September 2015. That makes it the third UCI World Championships awarded to the United States, following the Cyclocross Masters World Championships to be held in Louisville, Kentucky on 2012, and the Cyclocross World Championships in 2013. Earlier today, the UCI announced that the city…

Neben & Jorgenson Give U.S. Top 10s At Road Worlds TT

Kristo Jorgenson (BYRDS) and Amber Neben (HTC-Highroad) gave the United States a pair of top 10 finishes as the junior men and elite women’s time trials marked day two of the UCI Road World Championships in Copenhagen on Tuesday. Jorgenson posted a seventh-place result in the morning’s junior men’s time trial and Neben finished eighth…

Mancebo, Holcomb Top Final NRC Standings

Leading from start to finish, Francisco Mancebo (RealCyclist.com) top NRC Individual Standings. BISSELL takes team classification. The Colavita/Forno d’Asolo team dominated, claiming both the team classification and the top 3 in the individual standings.

Tough Day For Canadian Men Junior At Road Worlds TT

Tough morning for the two Canadian Junior Men in the race of truth at the 2011 UCI Road World Championships in Copenhaguen, Denmark. Yohan Patry clocked a time of 8:22 over the 27.8 kilometer course, to finish in 32nd position at 2:02 from the winner Mads Wurtz Schmidt (Denmark). “I’m very tired.” Patry said. “The…

Hashtag Proposal For US UCI Cross Races

Here’s a list of twitter hashtag for US UCI Cyclocross race that we, @podiuminsight and @podium_live, propose to use this year. The use of hashtag (a # in front of a keyword) is used to categorize tweets which facilitates searching and allows a reader to quickly find all other tweets in the same category by…

Ewart Is Top Canadian In Day One At Road Worlds

The 2011 UCI Road World Championships kicked off today under clear skies as the junior women and U23 men took to the streets of Copenhagen for the race against the clock. Annie Ewart posted the best result for Canada on day one with her 7th-place effort in the junior women’s contest. The Canadian completed the…

Top Riders Announced For Gateway Cross Cup

Following the launch of the International professional cyclocross season in Las Vegas, the top athletes in the sport are preparing to compete at the inaugural Gateway Cross Cup, Wednesday, September 21st at Heman Park in University City, Missouri. A first for the region, athletes from across the United States and Europe will be competing for…

Bazin and Dombroski Solo to Victory in Vermont

The UCI racing season in New England kicked off today at the Green Mountain Cyclocross Weekend in Williston, Vermont. The calendar is packed this season and the first victories were taken by local hero Amy Dombroski (Crankbrothers Race Club) and visiting Frenchman Nicolas Bazin (Team Big-Mat Auber 93). The sun was bright at the Catamount…

Meredith Miller Is Pretty In Mud

Meredith Miller was sporting a pink ‘Pretty In Mud’ t-shirt at Interbike this past week, a shirt with a meaning. The tee is part of a fundraising effort that Miller, who rides with Team TIBCO/To The Top on the road and California Giant/Specialized during cross season, launched during the show. Created with stomachofanger, all profits…

Anthony Wins Univest Grand Prix Doylestown Criterium

Jesse Anthony of Kelly Benefit Strategies-OptumHealth was the catalyst for a relentless Univest Grand Prix Doylestown Criterium, winning the race, the sprinters jersey, and the overall weekend title after attacking, staying away for multiple laps, and taking the sprint out of a decimated field Sunday. Anthony outsprinted Jackie Simes (Jamis/Sutter Home) and Robin Carpenter (BikeReg.com)…

Roth Wins Univest Grand Prix In Three-Up Sprint

Canadian Ryan Roth of Team SpiderTech powered by C10 capped an aggressive team race at the Univest Grand Prix Saturday, winning from a three-man sprint after counter-attacking once teammate François Parisien was caught after a 75-mile breakaway. Roth flew up the right side of the downhill into an uphill finish, out-kicking Americans Frank Pipp (Bissell…