Tag Archives: chris jones

Trebon Sweeps Chicago CX Weekend

Posted on 02. Jan, 2012 by .

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It’s official Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt) is back, he announced loud and clear with his win on day two for a sweep of the Chicago Cyclocross Cup New Year’s Resolution weekend. His leg is recovered and his fitness is good after seven weeks away from racing but the way he won on Sunday was completely different. [...]

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Trebon Returns With A Bang At Chicago CX

Posted on 01. Jan, 2012 by .

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Everyone knew that the course with its straightaways and slow heavy mud, a power course, was fitted Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt)’s skills perfectly but no one knew if the leg was okay. Well, Trebon answered that question with a bang on New Year’s Eve at the Chicago Cyclocross Cup New Year’s Resolution race. The tall rider [...]

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Matter Vs Rapha Focus

Posted on 01. Jan, 2012 by .

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With cheers of ‘go Brian’ heard around the golf course, Brian Matter (Gear Grinder) found himself in battle for the podium with one and then two Rapha-Focus teammates on Saturday’s Chicago Cyclocross Cup New Year’s Resolution. Though the Wisconsin-resident was definitely the crowd favorite, he was not able to match the 1-2 punch thrown at [...]

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Pro Cyclists (and more) Talk About Their Best Day

Posted on 20. Dec, 2011 by .

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On the final day of the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross in Bend, Oregon, cyclists share their Best Day of the year. With Ryan Trebon (LTS/Felt), Katerina Nash (Luna), Jeremy Powers and Chris Jones (Rapha Focus), Maureen Bruno-Roy (Bob’s Red Mill), Meredith Miller and Teal Stetson-Lee (CalGiant), Sue Butler (River City Bicycles), Geoff Kabush [...]

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One On One With Chris Jones

Posted on 15. Dec, 2011 by .

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A roadie first, Chris Jones, of Team Rapha Focus, is no slouch at cross racing. Forced off his bike at the beginning of the cross season due to an injury sustained at the Tour of Britain, he came back strong in the latter part of the cross season. One such race was Friday night at [...]

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Wells Claims First Cross Win At Muddy JingleCross

Posted on 26. Nov, 2011 by .

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On his penultimate race this season, US Cross Champion Todd Wells (Specialized) finally got his first cross win this year. Though he says that he doesn’t have his top fitness, Saturday’s race was all about finesse, choosing the right line and staying your bike. Hours of overnight rain continuing throughout the day turned the course [...]

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Driscoll Solos To Win JingleCross Day One

Posted on 26. Nov, 2011 by .

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Finally, a win for Cannondale-cyclocrossworld. Jamey Driscoll soloed to win Jingle Cross Rock on Friday night after dropping his teammate Tim Johnson. After an early bobble, Chris Jones (Rapha-Focus) mounted a determined chase to finish second. Johnson was third.

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Jones – “I get better every day”

Posted on 19. Oct, 2011 by .

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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 [...]

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One Down, One To Go For Powers In Portland

Posted on 04. Dec, 2010 by .

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At sixteen points down in the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross Standings, Jeremy Powers (Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com) knew what he had to do at day 1 of the Portland Stanley Cup and that is win. Much simpler said than done but Powers pulled it out, taking advantage of a mechanical that befelled his last [...]

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Elite Men Press Conference At USGP Day 1 Portland Stanley Cup

Posted on 04. Dec, 2010 by .

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Video of the press conference at Day 1 of the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross Stanley Portland Cup in Portland, Oregon. With winner Jeremy Powers (Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com), 2nd Chris Jones (Rapha/Focus) and 3rd Tim Johnson (Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com)

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