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Posted on 05. Aug, 2011 by jeffrey.
The Verge New England Championship Cyclocross Series returns in 2011 with a new focus – to develop and crown the best amateur racers in New England. This year’s Series will crown eight champions – for men, there are Masters 35+, 45+ and 55+, Juniors 10-14 and 15-18 and Amateur (Cat 3). For women, 2011 sees [...]
Posted on 12. Jul, 2011 by jeffrey.
A pioneer in developing components for cyclocross, Shimano America announced today its sponsorship of the UCI sanctioned New England Professional Cyclocross Series. One of only three sanctioned UCI series in the USA along with Cross After Dark and Greenware US Grand Prix of Cyclocross
Posted on 06. Dec, 2010 by jeffrey.
The final round of the 2010 Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series dawned to seasonably cold temperatures but surprisingly dry conditions. Once again, the series conclusion was held at the NBX GP of ‘Cross at Goddard Park in Warwick, Rhode Island. Coming in to the final day of the series, the Elite categories were too [...]
Posted on 04. Dec, 2010 by jeffrey.
The second to last round of the Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series did not disappoint Saturday in Warwick, Rhode Island. Coming into the weekend, the battle for the elite titles for both men and women were extremely tight with Andrea Smith (Ladies First Racing) and Justin Lindine (bikereg.com/Joe’s Garage/Scott) wearing the jerseys. A better [...]
Posted on 27. Nov, 2010 by jeffrey.
Laura Van Gilder (C3 – Athletes Serving Athletes) and Jeremy Powers (Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com) win Bay State Cyclocross, seventh round of the Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series and day one of the NACT finals. Powers wins his first NACT title.
Posted on 22. Nov, 2010 by jeffrey.
Laura Van Gilder (C3 Athletes Serving Athletes) swept the final weekend on her way to a threepeat overall win in the 2010 Champion System MAC Series. U23 rider Valentin Sherz (Cyfac-Champion Systems Racing Team p/b Revolution) took the victory on the final day to repeat as the overall winner in both the Elite and U23 [...]
Posted on 03. Nov, 2010 by jeffrey.
This weekend, Look Park in Northampton, Massachusetts will host the 20th annual Cycle-Smart International, rounds 5 and 6 of the Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series Presented by Cycle-Smart. In keeping with years past, the organizers of the oldest UCI race in North America are taking full advantage of the terrain at Look Park with its fast grass with Velcro-like turns, the tight woods section on the upper level, fast descents with tricky lines and challenging run-ups.
Posted on 26. Oct, 2010 by jeffrey.
Sunday’s fourth round of the Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series saw the best competition of this year’s series to date. The podiums of three of the marquee races came down to bunch sprints, much to the delight of an enthusiastic crowd. For a second day, New Gloucester, Maine’s Pineland Farms’ scenic landscape played host [...]
Posted on 24. Oct, 2010 by jeffrey.
In New Gloucester, Maine this afternoon, top racers from the northeast came together to contest the third round of the Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series Presented by Cycle-Smart. A stark contrast from last year’s mud and rain, competitors were greeted by crisp autumn air and a technical course suited to riders with better handling [...]
Posted on 22. Oct, 2010 by jeffrey.
The Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series presented by Cycle-Smart returns from a few weeks break with the Downeast Cyclocross Weekend at scenic Pineland Farms in New Gloucester, Maine. With clear skies expected, a repeat of last year’s mudfest is not in the cards, but the racing will be top notch. Despite many of the [...]