Verge New England Cyclo-Cross Series Returns for 2012

Powerhouse region in cross, New England has a total of 14 UCI races in the upcoming 2012/2013 cyclocross season, 28% of all the UCI races in the USA not counting the three championship races. The races were divided into two series the Verge New England Cyclo-Cross Series (NECX) and the Shimano New England Pro Cyclo-cross…

Twitterverse on Olympic women road race

Dynamic. Exciting. Thrilling. These are some of the words used to describe the women’s road race at the London 2012 Olympic Games.   Attacks flew early in the race with the aggressive Dutch team  launching moves and counter-moves. But they were not the only one, the Americans, British, Italians covered and also sent riders up the…

Numainville Crashes, Hughes Happy With Form

Multiple world champion Marianne Vos, of the Netherlands, made the winning move Sunday in the women’s road race at the 2012 London Olympics Games, adding a road goal medal to her extensive palmares. After following its pre-race stategy throughout the race, the Canadian team had to revise its plans with 14 kilometers to go when…

Eltz Wins Stage 6 At Tour de l’Abitibi

The penultimate stage at the Tour de l’Abitibi brought non-stop attacking with many teams trying to disrupt the tight control of the USA National Team. Though the field was all back together for another bunch sprint, the tactics worked for the Canadian National Team with Brandon Eltz taking the win. Double-stage winner Miguel Byron (USA…

Bryon Wins Stage 5 At Tour de l’Abitibi

Once again the USA National Team continued their control of the race, shutting down attacks on the 103-km stage 5 at the 44th Tour de l’Abitibi to force a bunch sprint but they were denied on the stage win on Friday. Another American, the reigning USA National road champion Miguel Bryon of the USA Selection…

USA National Team Dominate At Tour de l’Abitibi

The Americans simply dominated the double stage day at the Tour de l’Abitibi first with the time trial in the morning where the six riders on the USA National Team finished in the top 7, and then by winning – and taking third – in the short stage in the early evening. After four days…