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Alison Powers (Now and Novartis) blitzed her way to the win

The best defense is a good offense for Powers

Posted on 05. Apr, 2013 by .

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Known to race aggressively, the NOW and Novartis for MS team will now have to switch gears and go on the defense to protect Alison Powers‘ yellow jersey at the Redlands Bicycle Classic. “That’s going to be interesting for us because we have the mentality of racing hard, going for stages but now we have [...]

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Time to Focus on World Cup For Powers

Posted on 19. Nov, 2012 by .

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Mid-way through the season and it’s time for American cyclocross champion Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) to change his focus from the United States the Europe. The 29-year old rider has had an amazing start to the season, winning decisively all the six C1 races that he entered and also claiming five C2 victories. But he did [...]

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Gould On Rubber Chickens And More

Posted on 15. Nov, 2012 by .

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Remember that time that Georgia Gould (Luna) raced with a rubber chicken? How about two? You know that these stories and more will be told about the Olympian bronze medalist, cross racer and fan favorite around a few beers. And let’s not forget the time she raced with a mustache or the #heckleme campaign. For [...]

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Myerson – On Racing Clean and The Impact of Doping On His Career

Posted on 12. Sep, 2012 by .

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Doping admissions, outings and life-time bans have hit in the past weeks, some with a big explosion some quietly. In his book, The Secret Race – Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-ups, and Winning at All Costs, Tyler Hamilton recounts his and his team’s years of doping. “I think everybody [...]

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Wilcoxson – “My goals coming into the season was to have fun with racing and to be a great team mate.”

Posted on 15. Aug, 2012 by .

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Jade Wilcoxson (Optum Pro Cycling p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies) has had a successful year for any professional rider, let alone a neo-pro rider. After only a couple of years racing in the amateur ranks, Wilcoxson signed with her very first professional team. She wasted little time in making her presence known.

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One on One with Jeff Louder

Posted on 06. Aug, 2012 by .

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Want to find Jeff Louder during a race? Look for him at the front working for his team or off the front , in a break. Fierce competitor, the man has a take no prisoner attitude and can be vocal when he doesn’t like what’s going on during a race. Off the bike, the 34-year [...]

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Young – “getting a little bit stronger and experienced in the bigger races”

Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by .

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Defending champion Eric Young (BISSELL) talks about his impressive last 15 months on the eve of the US Pro Criterium Championships.

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Duggan – “it’s kind of a new beginning”

Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by .

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On the eve of the men’s road race at the London Olympic Games, USA National road champion Tinny Duggan talks about setting and achieving goals while keeping life in balance.

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Page Searching For A Title Sponsor

Posted on 03. Jul, 2012 by .

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“It’s just that times are changing” said Jonathan Page. You can say that again. After four years with Planet Bike, the three-time USA  Cyclocross Champion and the only American racer to stand on the elite men podium at Cross Worlds, Page is searching for a new title sponsor. And after eight years of living in [...]

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Kyer – “It’s just been a frustrating past two seasons”

Posted on 27. Jun, 2012 by .

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After being in the break for most of the 168-km road race on a hot afternoon in Georgia, Julian Kyer (Juwi Solar) pumped his arm and shouted his elation at winning the USA elite men national road race championship this past Sunday. He just claimed his second title at the USA Cycling Junior, U23 and [...]

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