Tag Archives: jonathan page
Posted on 03. Jul, 2012 by lyne.
“It’s just that times are changing” said Jonathan Page. You can say that again. After four years with Planet Bike, the three-time USA Cyclocross Champion and the only American racer to stand on the elite men podium at Cross Worlds, Page is searching for a new title sponsor. And after eight years of living in [...]
Posted on 08. Jan, 2012 by lyne.
Finally Jeremy Powers (Rapha Focus) won the USA Cyclocross National Championships in Madison today. He came into the pavement surrounded by a wall of sound from the crowd and raised in arm in victory. Finally, after years of coming close but never getting the Stars and Stripes – until now. The emotions came pouring out, [...]
Posted on 09. Oct, 2011 by lyne.
Jonathan Page (Planet Bike p/b Blue) is quite happy with the move of the USA Cyclocross National Championships to January. You see it works perfectly for the American that relocated with his family to Belgium seven years ago in order to pursue the racing dream. “It’s actually better for me. For me, if I can [...]
Posted on 26. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
The Belgians were praying for rain and boy did it get it for Sunday’s race in Sun Prairie, WI. The day started off with rain and more rain turning the Sun Planet Bike Cup course in a mudfest and then the sky opened again just as the men’s 60-minute race started. And Belgian Bart Wellens [...]
Posted on 02. Feb, 2011 by lyne.
“I had an exceptional day, I really did.” American Jonathan Page said at the end of the Cyclocross World Championships. On great form, Page made the selection into the lead group when bad luck, yes more bad luck for the 34-year old, in the form of a flat. A bike change, and the chase was [...]
Posted on 26. Jan, 2011 by lyne.
Another weekend of ups and downs for American cross racer Jonathan Page (Planet Bike). On Saturday, Page raced at the front and finished 5th Kasteelcross Zonnebeke but then bad luck, once again, at the Hoogerheide World Cup. Page was in the main chase group behind Zdenek Stybar (Telenet-Fidea) who was off the front when he [...]
Posted on 30. Dec, 2010 by lyne.
A case of deja-vu all over again in the men’s race at the GVA Azencross. The huge crowd was massed all over the course, sometimes five deep in not more, to watch the battle. With the Belgian Championships coming up the crowd was watching for a duel between Niels Albert (BKCP-Powerplus) and Sven Nys (Landbouwkrediet). [...]
Posted on 27. Dec, 2010 by lyne.
Welcome back to cross Lars Boom (Rabobank) and please stick around. How’s that for results, his first World Cup of the season and a win. Boom went quickly to the front in the 70-minute race as the sun, well light, was fading and the conditions on course were even worse. What line? we don’t need [...]
Posted on 25. Dec, 2010 by lyne.
Determined. Hard-working. Intense. Family-man. These are all words that have been used to describe Jonathan Page (Planet Bike), the 34-year old American racer who upped and moved himself and his family to Belgium six years ago to pursue his passion for cross. After sitting down for an interview with the man, I’d add funny, warm, [...]
Posted on 25. Sep, 2010 by lyne.
What a ride from Jeremy Powers of the Cannondale presented by Cyclocrossworld.com team at the first race of the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross. His teammate, US National Cross Champion Tim Johnson who finished second, described it as “perfect”. See photo gallery. Taking the holeshot, Powers led from the start to the finish, bunny [...]