The Night Weasels Cometh

The Night Weasels Cometh presented by BikeJD.com brought New England racers a truly unique experience under the lights last night at the Ski Ward in Shrewsbury, Massachusetts. Justin Lindine (bikereg.com/Joe’s Garage/Scott) and Meredith Miller (California Giant/Specialized) took wins in the elite races, both handily over extremely strong fields, but everyone who came to the race…

Host Cities for 2011 Amgen Tour of California

The 2011 Amgen Tour of California will visit 15 Host Cities for official stage starts and finishes, while other cities along the route also will have the opportunity to witness the excitement of elite professional cycling. Stages for the 2011 Amgen Tour of California include: Stage 1: Sunday, May 15 – South Lake Tahoe to…

Top 10 At Gloucester

No, not another ranking of the cross racers, but rather a top 10 list from the Great Grewers Gran Prix of Gloucester. Every week, following a weekend of cross racing, the judges (or whomever happens to be at the beer tent) will put together to create a list based on a completely subjective choice and…

Knapp and Dallaire Take Tour de Louisville

Beautiful weather and a revised courses greeted cyclocross racers and spectators as the Zipp OVCX Tour presented by Papa John’s made it’s first of several trips to Louisville this year for the Tour de Louisville on Sunday. The race which is held annually at Fisherman’s Park rather than the more-frequented Eva Bandman or Champions Parks.…

Competitive Fields at UCI3 Int’l Cyclocross Fest

With on-line registration for Cincinnati’s UCI3 Cyclocross Festival closing at midnight Tuesday, festival organizers are gearing up for the biggest day of registration for the year. As of lunch time Monday, over 1,100 entries from across the United States and beyond have already been received and the list of Elite racers vying for the $27,000…

Miller Claims First UCI Win At Gloucester

After coming in second on Saturday, Meredith Miller (CalGiant) replied “Not let Laura come around me in the end” when asked what she would do differently. Though she laughed when she answered, she all business on day 2 of the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester. With two laps to go, she took a solo…

Powers Wins Round One At Gloucester

After hearing so much about the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester, I was really looking forwards to the race and boy I was not disappointed. Glorious venue, absolutely beautiful weather – well okay mud would have made it perfect – and some hard bike racing. Oh and a beer truck! Really what more do…

Van Gilder Takes Gloucester

The Great Brewers Gran Prix of Cyclocross came down to a duel between two roadies, Laura Van Gilder (C3 Athletes) and Meredith Miller (CalGiant). With two laps to go, the duo was off the front to battle it out with Miller taking the lead, knowing that she had to try and drop sprinter Van Gilder.…

Tuft Says Worst Day Of My Life

Canadian cyclist Svein Tuft of Langley, BC, finished 26th in the Men’s Time Trial at the 2010 UCI Road World Championships in Melbourne, in what he describes as the “worst day of my life.” Tuft, the current and multiple Canadian Champion in Time Trial, completed the course in 1 hour 3 minutes 4 seconds, almost…

NACT Rolls Into Gloucester

After a great start in the Northwest the North American Cyclocross Trophy (NACT) series rolls into the Northeast this weekend for 2 days of racing in Gloucester Mass. at the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester. What’s the best description of the Gran Prix of Gloucester? Take a dramatic harbor front park at the height…