Wyman, Powers Tops in Gloucester

The Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester closed out the first weekend in the Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series presented by Verge in style with two barnburners. The Elite Women’s race was once again dominated by Helen Wyman (Kona/FSA Factory Team) while Jeremy Powers (Rapha/Focus) made a late move to shake Tim Johnson (Cannondale…

Heule and Wyman Top the Americans at Gloucester

The stage was set at Stage Fort Park in Gloucester, Massachusetts for a showdown between some of the best cyclocross racers in the world. The Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester or New England Worlds, as it’s come to be known locally, is one of the cornerstones of America’s cyclocross schedule and, as such, was…

Top 10 At Gloucester

No, not another ranking of the cross racers, but rather a top 10 list from the Great Grewers Gran Prix of Gloucester. Every week, following a weekend of cross racing, the judges (or whomever happens to be at the beer tent) will put together to create a list based on a completely subjective choice and…

Miller Claims First UCI Win At Gloucester

After coming in second on Saturday, Meredith Miller (CalGiant) replied “Not let Laura come around me in the end” when asked what she would do differently. Though she laughed when she answered, she all business on day 2 of the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester. With two laps to go, she took a solo…

Powers Wins Round One At Gloucester

After hearing so much about the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester, I was really looking forwards to the race and boy I was not disappointed. Glorious venue, absolutely beautiful weather – well okay mud would have made it perfect – and some hard bike racing. Oh and a beer truck! Really what more do…

Van Gilder Takes Gloucester

The Great Brewers Gran Prix of Cyclocross came down to a duel between two roadies, Laura Van Gilder (C3 Athletes) and Meredith Miller (CalGiant). With two laps to go, the duo was off the front to battle it out with Miller taking the lead, knowing that she had to try and drop sprinter Van Gilder.…