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Posted on 06. Oct, 2013 by Cynthia.
If there was ever a question, the Providence Cyclocross Festival clearly asserted itself this year as the biggest race in United States cyclocross. The festival includes three days of racing and other cycling-related activities in Providence, Rhode Island, including a newly added day of racing on Friday. This weekend closes out New England’s Holy Week [...]
Posted on 04. Oct, 2013 by Cynthia.
The grand finale of New England’s Holy Week of Cyclocross will explode with fast-paced action this weekend, October 4th, 5th, and 6th, at the Providence Cyclocross Festival. This newly expanded event is truly a festival of cyclocross, with new singlespeed races, Madison team races, and fat tire races on Friday, October 4th. Prior to Friday’s [...]
Posted on 29. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
Today marked the second and final day of the 15th annual Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester, the race nicknamed “The New England World Championships,” due in large part to the serious contingent of world-class athletes who show up to race here. Hosts Essex County Velo and race promoter Paul Boudreau orchestrated a masterpiece for [...]
Posted on 28. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
Today marked the first day of a weekend of racing at Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester at the seaside Stage Fort Park in Gloucester, MA, drawing teeming crowds to cheer on the world-class racers. A far cry from last year’s muddy slogfest, the first day of the Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series presented [...]
Posted on 27. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
It was the race that almost didn’t happen: on August 27th, after a year of hard work and tough negotiations, race promoter Paul Boudreau finally won final approval from City Hall to run the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester as planned. With the crown jewel of the Shimano New England Pro Cyclocross Series presented [...]
Posted on 26. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
The Holy Week of Cyclocross is New England has arrived! Last night, the third annual Midnight Ride of Cyclocross ushered in the the biggest week of racing in United States. Sponsors Thompson Wealth Management, ENGVT and Keep It Tight worked with race promoter Gary David to organize a stellar evening of racing under the lights [...]
Posted on 15. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
The second day of racing at Green Mountain Cyclocross Weekend got underway under beautiful skies set against the mountains of Vermont at the Catamount Outdoor Family Center. Today marked the second day of UCI cyclocross racing in New England, as well as the second day of the Verge New England Cyclocross Series, the premier amateur [...]
Posted on 14. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
The Verge New England Cyclocross Series started its 2013 season today, as racers took to the hillside course in Williston, Vermont under clearing skies. The effects of the driving rain overnight were felt on the course for the early part of the day’s races as riders faced greasy corners and deep puddles of soupy mud. [...]
Posted on 13. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
The New England UCI cyclocross season begins this weekend, September 14 & 15, at Green Mountain Cyclocross Weekend, the inaugural race of the Verge New England Cyclocross Series. The gorgeous scenery of Williston, Vermont belies the ferociously challenging nature of this course, where tough climbs and sweeping corners draw top-level racers from across the country. [...]