Compton Does It Again At Boulder Cup

USA Cross Champion Katie Compton (Rabobank Giant) continued to dominate the American cross racing scene with another solo victory. In front of an very enthusiastic home crowd, Compton took the win at the Boulder Cup at the newly opened Valmont Bike Park.

Trebon Solos To Win Colorado Cross Classic

Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt) continues to show great form as he took another win, this time he solo’ed to claim the Colorado Cross Classic after dropping US Cross Champion Todd Wells (Specialized) with less than four laps to go. Wells held on to second and a resurgent Jamey Driscoll (Cannondale-Cyclocrossworld.com) took third. The course had mostly…

Compton Easily Wins Colorado Cross Classic

Reigning and seven-times US National Cross Champion Katie Compton (Rabobank Giant) did it again at the Colorado Cross Classic, another solo win for the champion in her hometown. Third after the holeshot, Compton took the over the front on the first lap, applied pressure and was able to solo away for the win. French National…

Kabush Looking For Sponsor

One of the most successful riders on the North American mountain bike circuit with 75 career medals and 16-times US National XC wins, Canadian Geoff Kabush found out today that Rocky Mountain will be not be continuing as one of his co-title sponsors for 2012. He announced it to the world with a single tweet…

Cincinnati’s 333 Plan

3 UCI races, 3 unique venues, 3 National Champions – that’s the 333 Plan. The oldest UCI weekend in the Midwest, the Cincy3 November 4-6 weekend is delivering three days of full fields and world class talent on 3 unique world-class race venues. Highlight videos.

Meredith Miller CalGiant) finished 3rd at USGP day one Planet Bike Cup

One-On-One With Meredith Miller

After finishing on the podium of three UCI cross races in the United States, American Meredith Miller (California Giant/Specialized) traveled to the Czech Republic to race in the first two World Cups of the season. Her goal is to get points and to make onto Team USA for the World Championships held in Koksijde, Belgium…

Mani – Learning To Win Again

That win at Spooky Cross on Saturday night was a long time coming for French National Cyclocross Champion Caroline Mani. 279 days long to be exact since she won Le Tricolore in Lanarvily. “Yesterday I was thinking, oh I really need to learn again how to win, because it’s nice to have a good race…

Trebon – “Better than the Ryan of old”

Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt) came into the fourth and final race of the UCI series Cross After Dark with a chance at taking the overall with series leader Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) racing in Europe. But he wasn’t the only one, Ben Berden (Ops Ale-Stoemper) also had his eye on the overall win. With Berden leading Trebon…

A Closer Look At UCI Standings

Yesterday, the UCI issued the first Cyclocross Rankings of the 2011/12 season causing a surprise to many. The updated rules, which included how the rankings would be calculated, were issued this past summer and were missed by many – including yours truly. The UCI ranking (or classification) is of prime importance because it is used…

Jones – “I get better every day”

The two days of racing at Spooky Cross couldn’t have gone any differently for Chris Jones (Rapha-Focus), though it is hard to tell by just looking at the results with two top five to his credit. On Saturday’s night race, the finale of the Cross After Dark series, Jones had a good position in the…

Trebon Sweeps SpookyCross

Once again, the fight for the top step quickly came down to two men at day two of the Spooky Cross weekend in Irvine, California. Except that this time it was Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt) and US Cross National Champion Todd Wells (Specialized) who were duking it out for the victory. Wells took the holeshot but…

Mani Dominates SpookyCross

It was a one woman show at the Spooky Cross weekend where French National Champion Caroline Mani dominated the racing, solo’ing to the win on both days. After a short recovery period for all following Saturday’s night race, Mani shot out once again to take the holeshot. Pushing the pace, she quickly distanced all but…