Verge Series heads to Maine for Downeast CX

The 3rd and 4th rounds of the Verge series will take place this weekend, October 20 and 21, at Downeast Cyclocross in New Gloucester, Maine, where racers will face a demanding and newly redesigned course. Only twenty miles from Portland, this weekend of racing will allow New England’s best talent and emerging stars to shine…

Lindine, Bruno Roy Get Dirty at Night Weasels Cometh

New England’s Holy Week of Cyclocross continued Wednesday night with The Night Weasels Cometh, the dirty little cousin of the C1 race weekends at Gloucester and Providence. Now in its third year, the race continued its streak of muddy conditions, which combined with sometimes-questionable lighting and a sadistic number of off-cambers to provide non-stop “entertainment”…

Wyman, Powers win GP of Gloucester day one

British cyclocross champion Helen Wyman (Kona) and USA cyclocross champion Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) continued their winning ways at day one of the Gran Prix of Gloucester today. Both are on a roll, Wyman has won all but one of the UCI races she started this season, making it six wins out of seven races, and…

Can Powers crack top 5 at a World Cup?

Reigning USA cyclocross champion Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) started off his cross season with back-to-back decisive victories at CrossVegas and the first day of USGP Planet Bike Cup. Not only did he power away from a stacked field but he did it at C1 races. Those races matter because they not only offer more money but…

Wyman Wins And Does the Mobot

Once again seven-time and reigning British national cyclocross champion Helen Wyman (Kona Factory Team) started her off her cross season in the United States and once again she started off with victories; four out of five races so far. Yesterday, on day one of the Charm City Cross in Baltimore, MD, Wyman celebrated her victory…

Stybar Unsure About Louisville

Two-time Cyclocross World Champion Zdenek Stybar (Omega Pharma-Quick Step) is not sure if he will be racing and trying to regain the title at the 2013 Cyclocross World Championships in Louisville, KY.  With still some road racing on his schedule, including the road race at the Road World Championships this weekend, his upcoming cross season…