The Elite men stampede onto the race course - photo by Todd Prekaski

Berden Wins, Nash Sweeps Providence Cyclocross Festival

New England’s Holy Week of Cyclocross came to a spectacular close on Sunday, as racers battled for dominance on the second day of the Providence Cyclocross Festival. Record numbers of racers participated in – categories of racing, including six amateur, junior, and masters categories that are part of the season-long Verge New England Cyclocross Series.…

Many riders participated in the lap of silence for Amy Dombroski - photo by Todd Prekaski

Powers, Nash take wins at Providence Festival of Cyclocross

If there was ever a question, the Providence Cyclocross Festival clearly asserted itself this year as the biggest race in United States cyclocross. The festival includes three days of racing and other cycling-related activities in Providence, Rhode Island, including a newly added day of racing on Friday. This weekend closes out New England’s Holy Week…

The pits were busy at OVCX #2 St Mary's - photo by Kent Baumgardt

Knapp and Woodring Master OVCX Mud

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…

Katerina Nash (Luna) easily wins Cross Vegas

Nys, Nash Win CLIF Bar Cross Vegas

Cyclocross World Champion Sven Nys  put on a clinic  to claim the win at the CLIF Bar Cross Vegas to the delight of the cheering crowd lining the course at the Desert Breeze Complex.  Katerina Nash easily won the elite women’s race  to become the only race to win the even three times. Nys Flies…

Time to Focus on World Cup For Powers

Mid-way through the season and it’s time for American ‘cross champion Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) to “make some more decisions.” The 29-year old rider has had an amazing start to the season, winning decisively all the six C1 races that he entered and also claiming five C2 victories. But he did not get the desired finish…