Nieters and Buerkle Extend Winning Streaks At Hyattsville CX

In its second year, and first in the BikeReg.com MABRAcross Series, Hyattsville CX exceeded all expectations. Close to 400 racers enjoyed sunny skies, a festival environment, and lung searing, high-octane racing. Magruder Park in Hyattsville, Maryland, once again played host to a course that attracted the Mid-Atlantic’s speed freaks but still had enough tricky twists…

Neben and Miller To High Road Sports

High Road Sports has added American riders Amber Neben and Amanda Miller its 11-rider 2011 women’s team. Amber Neben is a former World Time Trial Champion and US National Road Champion, a two-time winner of the Tour de l’Aude, and represented the USA in the 2008 Olympics in Beijing, while Amanda Miller is known to…

Bikes Not Bombs Joins Cycle-Smart

Pro road and cyclo-cross racer Adam Myerson and Cycle-Smart have added an unusual name to their jerseys – Bikes Not Bombs. Adam has granted this Boston-based nonprofit a free sponsorship to promote the organization’s local youth bicycle programs and international development work. In a meeting with Bikes Not Bombs staff, Adam explains: “Cycling as a…

Racing Against Compton

When you see Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) line up for a UCI cross race in the US, you can be sure of two things, first she will attack and second she will get away from the field to win. She did it in December to win her sixth US National cyclocross title, and she did…

Powers – “I was born ready”

One month into the cyclocross season and Jeremy Powers (Cannondale prepared by Cyclocrossworld.com) has already racked up 4 UCI wins, and claimed a podium finish in all, but one, of the races he entered.  A win and second-place  at both the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Cyclocross and the first weekend of the Greenware US…

Powers Talks UCI3

Post-race chat with Jeremy Powers (Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com) at Cincinnati’s UCI3 Cyclocross Festival at Harbin Park. After finished second in the first race of the series, Powers got back to back wins in the following two.

Powers Makes It Two At UCI3

With a win each under their belt, a heated throwdown was expected from Ryan Trebon (Kona/FSA) and Jeremy Powers (Cannondale prepared by Cyclocrossworld.com) and boy did they deliver. Two laps into the race, it was mano y mano, Trebon’s power vs Powers’ technical skills – and a little extra in his choice of tires. After…

Compton Sweeps Up UCI3

Showing why she is the 6-time and reigning US National Cross Champion Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) swept the UCI3 event this weekend, getting her 45th UCI cross victory. Laura Van Gilder (C3 Athletes Serving Athletes) won the sprint for second ahead of Kaitlin Antonneau (Cannondale prepared by Cyclocrossworld.com)

Powers Wins Scorching Duel At Day 2 Of UCI3

On another scorcher of a day, Jeremy Powers (Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com) won the duel against Ryan Trebon (Kona/FSA) on Day 2 of Cincinnati’s UCI3 International Cyclocross Festival. One win each in the 3-day event, it is on! Tristan Schouten (cyclocrossracing.com/Blue/Rolf Prima) broke away from chase group to take third.