Powers Sweeps Louisville, Takes Over USGP Lead

Once again, Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) was duking it out at the front of a cross race, but this time it was against US Cross Champion Todd Wells (Specialized) at day two of the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross Derby City Cup.  On Saturday, Powers had been locked in a duel with Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt)…

Compton Continues To Dominate USGP

Another race, another win for Katie Compton (Rabobank Giant) who once again solo’ed to the win on the second day of Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross Derby City Cup. Some changes were brought to Sunday’s course, the uphill sandpit was made more difficult with a sloping, off-camber tilt to it, a new 180 before…

Powers Clinches Day One USGP Derby City Cup

The duel continued between Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) and Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt) at the opener of the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross Derby City Cup in Louisville, KY.  Escaping from a select group on the second, the pair pushed each other’s limit for the next six laps, never able to ditch the other one.  The…

Compton Crushes Day One at USGP Derby City Cup

The expected showdown between Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross leader Katerina Nash (Luna) and Katie Compton (Rabobank Giant) just didn’t happen instead Compton did was she does best, go to the front and power away. Another solo win, another C1, for the US National Champion Compton at day one of the Derby City Cup…

Powers Blazes To Win Cincy3 Harbin Park

“All guns blazing” is what Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) said he would do for the third and final race of the Cincinnati3 Cyclocross Festival and that’s exactly what he did. With his fast start, Powers took the holeshot and led the field onto the tough Harbin Park course. A grassy course made spongier with rains earlier…

Compton Sweeps Cincy3

The third and last day of the Cincinnati3 Cyclocross Festival brought a challenge to all the riders, a tough course made even tougher by the spongy grass with some muddy spots after rains a few days early. But that’s not all, a long course with uphills, downhills and a tough sandpit traversed twice tested all…