One-On-One With Ryan Trebon

American cross racer Ryan Trebon launched his own team, the eponymous L&T Sports, with his friend, mechanic and road manager Dusty Labarr. With Felt on board as a co-sponsor, Trebon raced mountain bike and road events this season, with a focus on getting ready for cross. And he started the season off with a bang,…

Keough – Next year Is Going To Be Huge

Luke Keough (Champion System p/b Keough cyclocross) did it again at the Cycle-Smart International this past weekend. The 20-year old picked his first and second UCI wins of the cross season to sweep, for the second year in a row, the races in Northampton, MA. The victories put him on top of the Shimano New…

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…

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…

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…

Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) finished 9th at USGP Planet Bike Cup day two

One-On-One With Jeremy Powers (part 2)

American cross racer Jeremy Powers took the leap this year to headline the Rapha-Focus after four successfully years on the Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com and in the first month of racing, the 28-year old has shown that he’s come into his own. He has handled the mantle of being team captain all the while under the…

Sam Smith filming for Behind the Barriers

One-On-One With Jeremy Powers

American cross racer Jeremy Powers took the leap this year to headline the Rapha-Focus after four successfully years on the Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com and in the first month of racing, the 28-year old has shown that he’s come into his own. He has handled the mantle of being team captain all the while under the…

One-On-One With Helen Wyman (part two)

Part two of our conversation with Cyclocross British National Champion Helen Wyman (KONA/FSA) continues with the World Championships on a “savage” course in Koksijde, Belgium. Her aim is to podium, or better. In her dry wit, Wyman tackles the differences in racing and living in the United States compared to Europe, spectators. And we had…