Posted on 03. Oct, 2013 by pressrelease.
The Holy Week of Cyclocross rolled forward Wednesday night with The Night Weasels Cometh, the most serious “fun night race” this side of Starcrossed. Fans were treating to an eclectic mix of pro riders hunting for midweek training and easy money, aggressive and enthusiastic junior racers, and masters racers up past their bedtime, on the [...]
Posted on 01. Oct, 2013 by lyne.
Sue Butler was forced to make the tough decision to retire from racing, a decision she announced in her blog today. “Someone was quoted once saying something like this, “Only Champions retire, the rest of us quit.” Well, today, I am officially ‘quitting’. I am making the decision for the love of the sport. What [...]
Posted on 30. Sep, 2013 by pressrelease.
What appeared to be a passing line of light showers turned into an all-day fun-in-the-mud drenching at the Zipp OVCX Series Race #2, St. Mary’s Child Center CX, in Indianapolis. Ryan Knapp (Pony Shop) proved untouchable from the whistle, finessed his bike through slick off camber hairpins and held a 20 second gap to the [...]
Posted on 29. Sep, 2013 by lyne.
Photo gallery from Todd Prekaski of day two of the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester, first round of the Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series presented by Verge
Posted on 29. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
Today marked the second and final day of the 15th annual Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester, the race nicknamed “The New England World Championships,” due in large part to the serious contingent of world-class athletes who show up to race here. Hosts Essex County Velo and race promoter Paul Boudreau orchestrated a masterpiece for [...]
Posted on 28. Sep, 2013 by lyne.
Photo gallery from Todd Prekaski of day one of the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester, first round of the Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series presented by Verge
Posted on 28. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
Today marked the first day of a weekend of racing at Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester at the seaside Stage Fort Park in Gloucester, MA, drawing teeming crowds to cheer on the world-class racers. A far cry from last year’s muddy slogfest, the first day of the Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series presented [...]
Posted on 27. Sep, 2013 by lyne.
This week the UCI released their road race calendar for the 2014 season with no major changes compared to last year’s schedule for races in the United States and Canada. In the United States, the men have eight UCI races for a total of 33 days of racing and the women have two days of [...]
Posted on 27. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
It was the race that almost didn’t happen: on August 27th, after a year of hard work and tough negotiations, race promoter Paul Boudreau finally won final approval from City Hall to run the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester as planned. With the crown jewel of the Shimano New England Pro Cyclocross Series presented [...]
Posted on 26. Sep, 2013 by Cynthia.
The Holy Week of Cyclocross is New England has arrived! Last night, the third annual Midnight Ride of Cyclocross ushered in the the biggest week of racing in United States. Sponsors Thompson Wealth Management, ENGVT and Keep It Tight worked with race promoter Gary David to organize a stellar evening of racing under the lights [...]