Hall, Bush Win Aggressive Cascade Crit

In both the men’s and women’s Downtown Twilight Criterium, the pace was very fast and the winner came out of a break but that’s where the similarities end. Lauren Hall (Colavita/Forno d’Asolo) outsprinted her breakmates for the win in stage 5 of the BMC Cascade Cycling Classic while USA U23 Crit Champion Rob Bush (Chipotle…

Amanda Miller Wins Stage 3 In Germany

American Amanda Miller attacked out of the breakaway on the final lap to win stage 3 of the Thüringen Rundfahrt der Frauen today. Swedish National Champion Emma Johansson (Hitec Products – UCK) remains in the yellow leader’s jersey with a seven second lead on Amber Neben (HTC-HighRoad). This marks Miller’s second individual international win this…

Grajales, McGrath Climb Into Yellow Jersey At Cascade

With time gaps still tight after a short prologue, the 74-mile (119-km) McKenzie Pass Road Race with two decisive climbs  put the stage winner into the leader’s jersey on Wednesday at the Bend Memorial Clinic Cascade Cycling Classic. Women. Kristin McGrath (Peanut Butter & CO Twenty12) outsprinted her breakmates at the top of the 10-mile…

Whitten, Antogna Win Cascade Cycling Classic Prologue

World Track Champion Tara Whitten of Team TIBCO/To the Top won her second consecutive opening prologue, this time powering to the win to open the Bend Memorial Clinic Cascade Cycling Classic on Tuesday evening.Her first prologue win came at Tour de Toona a few weeks earlier. With an average speed of 31.03 mph (49.93 kmph),…

Sprint finishes at Tour de White Rock Criterium

Sprint finishes at the 2011 Tour de White Rock Choice’s Market Criterium; New Zealand veteran Justin Kerr (Team H&R BLOCK) and Manitoba youngster Karlee Gendron (Trek Red Truck Racing) come out on top. Laura Brown (Local Ride Racing/Dr. Vie Superfoods+) and Nic Hamilton (Jelly Belly) lead omnium with one stage to go. Video highlights.

Laxson, Alzate Win Inaugural UBC Grand Prix

ShoShani Laxson (Trek Red Truck Racing p/b Mosaic Homes), Carlos Alzate (Team Exergy) win inaugural UBC Grand Prix; Newest BC Superweek race big hit with fans and cyclist report by BC Superweek A couple of two-rider breakaways provided the winners of both the men’s and women’s race at the inaugural Original 16 UBC Grand Prix…

Escuela Takes Sprint At San Rafael Twilight Crit

It was a battle between sprinter’s teams and lone wolves at the San Rafael Twilight Criterium on Saturday. In the end the sprinters won with Ricky Escuela (Full Circle) winning the bunch sprint ahead of Rahsaan Bahati (SKLZ/Pista Palace), making it the third year in a row that Bahati took second. Eric Marcotte (SKLZ/Pista Palace)…