Richmond, Virginia To Host 2015 Road Worlds

It’s official, the rainbow stripes will be awarded in Richmond in September 2015. That makes it the third UCI World Championships awarded to the United States, following the Cyclocross Masters World Championships to be held in Louisville, Kentucky on 2012, and the Cyclocross World Championships in 2013. Earlier today, the UCI announced that the city…

Hashtag Proposal For US UCI Cross Races

Here’s a list of twitter hashtag for US UCI Cyclocross race that we, @podiuminsight and @podium_live, propose to use this year. The use of hashtag (a # in front of a keyword) is used to categorize tweets which facilitates searching and allows a reader to quickly find all other tweets in the same category by…

Top Riders Announced For Gateway Cross Cup

Following the launch of the International professional cyclocross season in Las Vegas, the top athletes in the sport are preparing to compete at the inaugural Gateway Cross Cup, Wednesday, September 21st at Heman Park in University City, Missouri. A first for the region, athletes from across the United States and Europe will be competing for…

Meredith Miller Is Pretty In Mud

Meredith Miller was sporting a pink ‘Pretty In Mud’ t-shirt at Interbike this past week, a shirt with a meaning. The tee is part of a fundraising effort that Miller, who rides with Team TIBCO/To The Top on the road and California Giant/Specialized during cross season, launched during the show. Created with stomachofanger, all profits…

Anthony Wins Univest Grand Prix Doylestown Criterium

Jesse Anthony of Kelly Benefit Strategies-OptumHealth was the catalyst for a relentless Univest Grand Prix Doylestown Criterium, winning the race, the sprinters jersey, and the overall weekend title after attacking, staying away for multiple laps, and taking the sprint out of a decimated field Sunday. Anthony outsprinted Jackie Simes (Jamis/Sutter Home) and Robin Carpenter (BikeReg.com)…

Roth Wins Univest Grand Prix In Three-Up Sprint

Canadian Ryan Roth of Team SpiderTech powered by C10 capped an aggressive team race at the Univest Grand Prix Saturday, winning from a three-man sprint after counter-attacking once teammate François Parisien was caught after a 75-mile breakaway. Roth flew up the right side of the downhill into an uphill finish, out-kicking Americans Frank Pipp (Bissell…

Hanson’s Secret For Dollar Handups

For Ken Hanson, of the Jelly Belly p/b Kenda team, CrossVegas was about having fun and collecting dollar handups. With no UCI points, Hanson started in 83rd position and after his saddle came lose on the first lap, he decided that it was time to have a good time. For the next four laps, he…