A Closer Look At UCI Standings

Yesterday, the UCI issued the first Cyclocross Rankings of the 2012/13 season. These rankings are of prime importance as they dictate the position of rider on the start grid of UCI races. Time to take a close look (once again) at how they are calculated. Last season, the UCI not only returned to a 12-month…

CalGiant/Specialized's Meredith Miller in all pink at 2011 Boulder Cup

Miller’s pink! Raffle

Meredith Miller‘s pink! online raffle kicked off this week, the grand finale to her fundraising efforts. In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month, the California Giant Berry Farms/Specialized Cyclocross Team was garbed in head-to-toe pink kit in October. Miller also works to raise funds as she did previously to support her favorite breast cancer organization,…

Compton, Powers Top Americans In UCI Standings

The first UCI Ranking of the 2012/2013 cyclocross season was released today. Strong off his win at the first World Cup Belgian Kevin Pauwels (Sunweb-Revor) remains on top of the elite men’s ranking while World Champion Marianne Vos (Rabobank) is still on top of the elite women’s classification. The UCI is using a rolling 12-month…

Anthony Sweeps, Craig Surprises At Downeast CX

The sun shone on the second day of the Downeast Cyclocross Weekend, changing the nature of the course for the Elite racers during the fourth Verge New England Cyclocross Series race of 2012. While the racers earlier in the day faced slik mud at every turn, the course had dried significantly by the afternoon. Spectators…

Anthony, Lindine Win Muddy Day One at Downeast CX

The second weekend of racing in the 2012 Verge New England Pro Cyclocross Series started today in New Gloucester, Maine, where racers faced an exceptionally challenging course. The rain fell hard the night before the racers took to the course at Pineland Farms, ensuring Downeast Cyclocross would live up to its muddy reputation. On redesigned…

Verge Series heads to Maine for Downeast CX

The 3rd and 4th rounds of the Verge series will take place this weekend, October 20 and 21, at Downeast Cyclocross in New Gloucester, Maine, where racers will face a demanding and newly redesigned course. Only twenty miles from Portland, this weekend of racing will allow New England’s best talent and emerging stars to shine…

A Closer Look at 2013 NRC and NCC

The 2013  USA Cycling domestic road calendar, divided into the National Racing Calendar (NRC) and National Criterium Calendar (NCC) include an additional ten events next year for a grand total of 38 events that take place from early March to end of September 2013. Riders will compete for standings points tabulated for individual riders as…