Tag Archives: georgia gould
Posted on 15. Nov, 2012 by lyne.
Remember that time that Georgia Gould (Luna) raced with a rubber chicken? How about two? You know that these stories and more will be told about the Olympian bronze medalist, cross racer and fan favorite around a few beers. And let’s not forget the time she raced with a mustache or the #heckleme campaign. For [...]
Posted on 11. Nov, 2012 by lyne.
One of the deepest and largest elite women’s field, at 53 riders, took the start of the race at Eva Bandman Park for day one of the USGP Derby City Cup on Saturday. Maybe the largest. Some simply wanted to experience the 2013 UCI Cyclo-cross World Championships course but most were racing hard, to get [...]
Posted on 30. Apr, 2012 by lyne.
Last weekend, for the first time ever in its 22 years, a cyclocross race was held at the Sea Otter Classic and the question that I asked a few of the competitors after the race was simply: was it good or bad to race cross in April? Does it make any sense? “It’s cross it’s [...]
Posted on 25. Apr, 2012 by lyne.
No need to heckle Georgia Gould (Luna) any longer after she pulled out two wins on the same day at Sea Otter Classic. The first one, the important one, was in the cross-country race which she then followed up with a victory at the first ever cyclocross race. She even had time to enjoy a [...]
Posted on 16. Nov, 2011 by lyne.
“You have to get to the pit because your bike needs a rider change.” “Just think – they used to write magazine articles about you.” These and many more gems were screamed this weekend to Georgia Gould (Luna) at the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross. It was all part of the #heckleme campaign that [...]
Posted on 31. Oct, 2011 by lyne.
USA Cross Champion Katie Compton (Rabobank Giant) continued to dominate the American cross racing scene with another solo victory. In front of an very enthusiastic home crowd, Compton took the win at the Boulder Cup at the newly opened Valmont Bike Park.
Posted on 26. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
The rain poured down for hours on Sun Prairie making the Planet Bike Cup course a greasy, slippery mudfest especially the off-camber sections and the uphills where traction was a problem. But the conditions didn’t stop Katerina Nash (Luna) from sweeping the weekend races as she once again soloed to the win at the second [...]
Posted on 25. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
Deja vu all over again at the opener of the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross when Katerina Nash (Luna) powered away from the field on the second lap at day one of Planet Bike Cup. It wasn’t a concerted attack by the rider, just engaging her engine as she rode smoothly even when the [...]
Posted on 13. Dec, 2010 by lyne.
Favorite going into the race, reigning US National Cyclocross champion Katie Compton (Planet Bike) added a seventh title to her unbeaten streak. “It’s National Championships, I love winning, I’m glad I got a seventh. Every year is special, every year is hard, it’s a good day. I’m happy.” a smiling Compton said seconds after the [...]
Posted on 05. Dec, 2010 by stephanie.
Katerina Nash, Georgia Gould and Amy Dombroski completed a total Luna podium on the second day of the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross Stanley Portland Cup. The three Luna team mates were off the front from the start of the race. Nash then put some distance into second place and USGP overall winner Gould, [...]