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Equal Prize Money to Elite Women And Men At Jingle Cross

Posted on 16. Sep, 2012 by .

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Executive Race Director John Meehan of the UCI Carousel Volkswagen Jingle Cross Rock presented by Scheels has announced that the top 15 elite women will be awarded the same prize money as the top 15 elite men over the course of the entire 3 day Jingle Cross weekend. The Jingle Cross is scheduled from Friday […]

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A Day In The Life Of … SRAM NRS

Posted on 07. Dec, 2011 by .

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Following the SRAM Neutral Race Service ace mechanics Jose Alcala and Chris Kreidl during the very cold third and final day of Jingle Cross Rock in Coralville, IA. The previous day had brought mud, lots and lots of wet mud followed by a very cold and very windy Sunday.

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Driscoll – “It feels freakin good.”

Posted on 02. Dec, 2011 by .

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Quietly this past weekend at JingleCross, Jamey Driscoll (Cannondale-cyclocrossworld.com) took his first win of the season on Friday evening on the first day of JingleCross. “It feels freakin good.” a smiling Driscoll told podiuminsight a few minutes after the podium. It wasn’t just his teammate Tim Johnson that was – very publicly – without a […]

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Johnson – “it’s been a trying year”

Posted on 29. Nov, 2011 by .

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It had been 377 days for Tim Johnson (Cannondale-cyclocrossworld.com) to go winless at a UCI cross race before he raised his arms in victory this Sunday at JingleCross, and 73 days since his first race this year at CrossVegas. “Yeah it’s been frustrating but I’ve had good races and I’ve had frustrating ones also but, […]

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The Importance of the Pit Strategy

Posted on 28. Nov, 2011 by .

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When the course turns to muck which sticks to your bike making it heavier and heavier, getting a clean bike become of prime importance and the work of the mechanics during the race comes to the forefront. “The pit strategy and trying to get a clean bike, that was a big part of it.” said […]

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Photos – JingleCross Day Three

Posted on 28. Nov, 2011 by .

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Photo gallery of Elite Women’s and Men’s race at day three of JingleCross Rock in Iowa City, IA

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Johnson Wins At JingleCross – Finally!

Posted on 28. Nov, 2011 by .

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Finally, we can put all those nicknames aside. Tim Johnson (Cannondale-cyclocrossworld.com) finally won a UCI cross race this season on Sunday at Jingle Cross. Getting some flak for sitting out Saturday’s race on the three day weekend, Johnson came out flying on his bike equipped with disk brakes to take the front, battling only one […]

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Miller Triumphant In the Muck At JingleCross

Posted on 28. Nov, 2011 by .

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Sunday’s big race at JingleCross, the all important C1 race, became a race of who would make the less mistakes on the muddy and course especially after everyone already had two days of tough racing in their legs. In the end, Meredith Miller (CalGiant) was able to overcome a few bobbles, including a bad bike […]

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Photos – JingleCross Day Two

Posted on 26. Nov, 2011 by .

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Photo gallery of Elite Women’s and Men’s race at day two of JingleCross Rock in Iowa City, IA

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Wells Claims First Cross Win At Muddy JingleCross

Posted on 26. Nov, 2011 by .

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On his penultimate race this season, US Cross Champion Todd Wells (Specialized) finally got his first cross win this year. Though he says that he doesn’t have his top fitness, Saturday’s race was all about finesse, choosing the right line and staying your bike. Hours of overnight rain continuing throughout the day turned the course […]

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