Tag Archives: jesse anthony
Posted on 07. Aug, 2012 by lyne.
A sense of deja vu came over when Jesse Anthony (Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategy) put in a massive acceleration to close down a four and half minute gap to the early break on stage 1 of the 2012 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. Last year, Anthony also rode solo over 40 kilometers to [...]
Posted on 18. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
Jesse Anthony of Kelly Benefit Strategies-OptumHealth was the catalyst for a relentless Univest Grand Prix Doylestown Criterium, winning the race, the sprinters jersey, and the overall weekend title after attacking, staying away for multiple laps, and taking the sprint out of a decimated field Sunday. Anthony outsprinted Jackie Simes (Jamis/Sutter Home) and Robin Carpenter (BikeReg.com) [...]
Posted on 11. Aug, 2011 by lyne.
“That was huge, I finished second and fourth at a lot of bike races already this year and so to actually cross the line first, oh it was so amazing.” smiled Jesse Anthony after the press conference at the end of stage 1 of the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. Huge indeed. I don’t [...]
Posted on 18. Jun, 2011 by lyne.
KABOOM. Chinks, small chinks but chinks none the less, were seen in the UnitedHealthcare armor on Friday evening and the other teams were ready to take advantage of them in Friday’s Menomonie Road Race, stage 5 at the Nature Valley Grand Prix. The Kelly Benefit Strategie-Optumhealth team made it an all or nothing stage and [...]
Posted on 13. Jun, 2011 by lyne.
In part one of our interview Jesse Anthony, of the Kelly Benefit Strategies-OptumHealth team, explained his decision to focus on the road over cross racing with a long-term goal of racing full-time in Europe. Part two discusses his increased motivation to win and how he handles the stress and fatigue of his job.
Posted on 09. Jun, 2011 by lyne.
For many, 2011 was decision time, time to make a choice, cross or road, road or cross? Jesse Anthony of the Kelly Benefit Strategies-OptumHealth team, made the tough call and chose road. The 25-year old (soon to be 26) has bot only a new focus this year but an increased motivation. After coming close, very [...]
Posted on 04. Sep, 2010 by stephanie.
On a beautiful Northern California evening, Cal Giant/Specialized presented their 2010-11 Cyclocross team to a very enthusiastic crowd of fans and friends at Spokesman Bicycles in Santa Cruz. Team Director Anthony Gallino introduced each rider and Specialized representatives Matt Jespersen and Andrew Frasca talked about the Team issue SRAM Powered S-works Carbon Crux and Alloy [...]
Posted on 03. Nov, 2009 by lyne.
After stellar seasons coming up through the ranks in the cross world, racking up 7 US National titles as a junior and U23, expectations were high for Jesse Anthony (Jamis Bikes) this season. Some might be disappointed in seeing the results so far but not so for the 24-year old from Beverly, Massachussetts. 2009 was [...]