Tag Archives: katerina nash
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 19. Jun, 2012 by stephanie.
With her second place finish in May at the UCI World Cup in Bresse, France, Katerina Nash secured an automatic qualification to the 2012 London Olympic Games. She will be representing the Czech Republic in cross country mountain biking. “This is going to be my fourth Olympics,” Nash told podiuminsight. “This selection feels very different. [...]
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 11. Dec, 2011 by lyne.
Making it look easy, Katerina Nash (Luna) took the second victory of the weekend at the Deschutes Brewery Cup and completed her domination of the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross to also take the overall title. “It’s never easy. I try to keep my serious game on. You’ll never see me walk across the [...]
Posted on 10. Dec, 2011 by lyne.
It took a bit longer than usual but in the end, Katerina Nash (Luna) shook off her rusty legs, after a month off from racing, to claim another solo win at day one of the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross Deschutes Brewery Cup in Bend, Oregon. As we discussed yesterday, the dusty and dry [...]
Posted on 15. Nov, 2011 by lyne.
Reigning US U23 National Champion Kaitie Antonneau (Cannondale-cyclocrossworld.com) has been on a tear lately, finishing top 10 in 11 UCI races including her second place this past Sunday at USGP Derby City Cup. With the deepest and strongest field so far this year, 19-year old Antonneau was able to outsmart and out-sprint three of the [...]
Posted on 28. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
Luna’s Katerina Nash not only swept the two opening races of the Exergy US Gran Prix of Cyclocross but she dominated the field, going away solo on the opening lap of each race for the win in Sun Prairie, Wisconsin. “It’s always good to win.” laughed Nash when asked if it was good to be [...]
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 15. Sep, 2011 by stephanie.
Katerina Nash (Luna Pro Team) easily repeated as the CrossVegas winner. She and team mate Georgia Gould separated themselves from the field early on. Nash then lifted her tempo and maintained a significant lead for most of the race. “Georgia and I were working together keeping the gap,” stated Nash. “Perhaps I was keeping a [...]