A Tough Two Years For Nick Keough

Two years ago, a then 19-year old Nick Keough won the U23 overall at the 2008 Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross and seemed to be poised to take the world by storm. Then, the second-oldest of the five New England Keough brothers was challenged by crashes, injuries, an illness and bad luck. Fast forward to…

Live video chat with Jeremy Powers

Update: thank you all. Replay available here. Cross racer, road racer, musicophile, star of web show “Behind the Barriers’ is the next guest. Jeremy Powers of Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com and Jelly Belly p/b Kenda will be answering your questions this Sunday November 7, 2010 at 5 pm PT/8 pm ET. We’re also trying out a…

Gould Firing On All Cylinders

After what she called her best mountain-bike season ever, Georgia Gould of the Luna Pro Team is back with a vengeance in the cross scene. She now leads the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross after sweeping in a commanding fashion the Derby City Cup presented by Papa John’s Pizza races in Louisville. So far…

Working Man Schouten Racing At The Front

Working man Tristan Schouten (cyclocrossracing.com/Blue/Rolf) has been finishing top 15, top 10 at cross races in the past but this year, he’s taken a huge step forwards, he’s battling with and besting pros. At the Planet Bike Cup, the opening weekend of the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross, Schouten made the lead group both…

Healthy Elliott Is Back On Track

Ask Natasha Elliott how she feels and she’ll smile and reply with a strong “Awesome”. That wasn’t the case for at least six months out of the past twelve when sickness took her off her bike. The 32-year old Canadian returned to training in July after finally getting the answer to what was wrong with…

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…