Wyman, Powers win GP of Gloucester day one

British cyclocross champion Helen Wyman (Kona) and USA cyclocross champion Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) continued their winning ways at day one of the Gran Prix of Gloucester today. Both are on a roll, Wyman has won all but one of the UCI races she started this season, making it six wins out of seven races, and…

Breakthrough season for Houle

Canadian Hugo Houle raced to the best performance of his career, so far, when he finished fourth at the under-23 road race at the UCI Road World Championships last Saturday. “Generally, I had a super season. That fourth place is my biggest result this season, even though I’m very proud of my second overall at…

Can Powers crack top 5 at a World Cup?

Reigning USA cyclocross champion Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) started off his cross season with back-to-back decisive victories at CrossVegas and the first day of USGP Planet Bike Cup. Not only did he power away from a stacked field but he did it at C1 races. Those races matter because they not only offer more money but…

Wyman Wins And Does the Mobot

Once again seven-time and reigning British national cyclocross champion Helen Wyman (Kona Factory Team) started her off her cross season in the United States and once again she started off with victories; four out of five races so far. Yesterday, on day one of the Charm City Cross in Baltimore, MD, Wyman celebrated her victory…

International Racers to Challenge Domestic Pros for Dominance At Providence Cyclo-Cross Festival

The stage is set for the 2012 Providence Cyclo-cross Festival with professional riders from around the world delivering the excitement and the pain of ‘cross to Providence. The Providence Cyclo-cross Festival takes place October 6-7 at Roger Williams Park and will see the continuation of the great American ‘cross rivalry betweeen Tim Johnson (Cannondale-Cyclocrossworld.com), and…

Stybar Unsure About Louisville

Two-time Cyclocross World Champion Zdenek Stybar (Omega Pharma-Quick Step) is not sure if he will be racing and trying to regain the title at the 2013 Cyclocross World Championships in Louisville, KY.  With still some road racing on his schedule, including the road race at the Road World Championships this weekend, his upcoming cross season…

Powers Solos To Win At CrossVegas

U.S. National Champion Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) continued where he left off last year by taking a decisive win to claim his first ever CrossVegas on Wednesday night. “That was a hard day. I’ve been thinking about that for about a month now and to finally pull it off, it feels really, really good. ” Powers…

Van Paassen Wins CrossVegas

Both races of the 2012 edition of CrossVegas, America’s first UCI C1 ranked cyclocross event of the season, finished with a dominating show of force from riders who claimed their first ever CrossVegas victory. In the women’s event, it was Dutchwoman Sanne Van Paassen (Rabobank-Giant), who sprung with half a lap to go to take…