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Compton, van der Haar Win Tabor World Cup

Posted on 26. Oct, 2013 by .

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USA Cyclocross Champion Katie Compton (Trek Cyclocross Collective) attacked early and held on to small gap to win her 17th Cyclocross World Cup of her illustrious earlier today in  Tabor, Czech Republic. Proving that his victory in last week’s World Cup in Cauberg, Lars van der Haar (Rabobank Development Team) took the victory in the […]

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World Cup #2 – Tabor

Posted on 25. Oct, 2013 by .

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The second round of the UCI Cyclocross World Cup will be held in Tabor, Czech Republic on the former World Championships course at the banks of the Lužnicí river, south of town. For many riders the race in Tabor is the perfect opportunity to make up for their less successful race in Valkenburg and get […]

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Petrov Stuck with Haley Early by Kent Baumgardt

Juniors Break Through in OVCX Elite at John Bryan; Focus Turns to Sunday’s Storm Eva Bandman Halloween Race

Posted on 25. Oct, 2013 by .

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They may be juniors in age, but now they’re among the top elite riders in OVCX.  With the previous week’s winners, Ryan Knapp and Mackenzie Woodring, taking the week off, the young guns of OVCX fought hard and claimed the podiums under the falling leaves and crispy air of John Bryan State Park, east of […]

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Gateway Cross Cup

Posted on 25. Oct, 2013 by .

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In addition to the other world class events occurring in St. Louis over Halloween Weekend, professional cyclocross racing returns Saturday and Sunday, October 26th and 27th  at the 3rd Annual Gateway Cross Cup at Heman Park in University City, Missouri. The only event of its type in the region, athletes from across the United States […]

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Women's podium: Marianne Vos wins, Katie Compton second and Nikki Harris third.

Vos, Van der Haar win First World Cup

Posted on 20. Oct, 2013 by .

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History was made at the first World Cup of the cyclocross season, the Cauberg Cross, when Lars van der Haar (Rabobank) soloed to the victory in Valkenburg -not only was the first major win for the 22-year old since he petitioned to move up to the elite men’s field but the young Dutch rider did […]

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Van Gilder, Gagné Win Ellison Cross Day One

Posted on 19. Oct, 2013 by .

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On one side, the savvy sprinter with over 300 victories on the road, Laura Van Gilder and on the other side, the mudder, the technical racer, Maureen Bruno Roy; both have claimed multiple podiums at cross races over the years. The two engaged in a tactical battle for the victory on Ellison Cross earlier today. […]

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World Cup #1 – Cauberg Cyclocross

Posted on 19. Oct, 2013 by .

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The slopes of the legendary Cauberg Hill,  where Amstel Gold Race finishes provides some steep climbs and gnarly descents for the first World Cup of the cyclocross season tomorrow at the Cauberg Cyclocross in the Netherlands.  The elite women’s and elite men’s race will be streamed live on the UCI youtube channel. The 2.65-km course, […]

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Large women's field with equal payout offered at OVCX #4 - photo by Kent Baumgardt

OVCX Crowns Knapp and Woodring at Caesar’s Ford CX

Posted on 16. Oct, 2013 by .

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Wearing their respective Caesar Crowns on the podium, Ryan Knapp (Pony Shop) and Mackenzie Woodring (Foundry Cycles) raced to wins at the Zipp OVCX race #4 at Caesar’s Ford Park. The race course wound through the concert bowl, natural rock outcroppings, parking lot and access roads of an old theater complex.  According to race promoter […]

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Rain shrouds the finish at OVCX Gun Club Cross - photo by Kent Baumgardt

Knapp, Woodring Win Muddy OVCX Gun Club Cross

Posted on 09. Oct, 2013 by .

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Derailleur hangers snapped.  Disc brakes disintegrated.  Still hundreds turned out in raingear and rubber boots and stepped out from their team tents to race, cheer and heckle at Zipp OVCX Series Race #3, Gun Club Cross, in Cincinnati this past weekend.   According to Weather.com, between Saturday and race day Sunday, Cincinnati received a deluge […]

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Luna's Katerina Nash affixed a sticker to her fork to remember Amy Dombroski - photo by Meg McMahon

Gallery: Providence Festival of Cyclocross Day Two

Posted on 07. Oct, 2013 by .

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Photo gallery from Meg McMahon of day two of the Providence Cyclocross Festival, second round of the Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series presented by Verge

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