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Compton – “the course kind of pushes back”

Posted on 04. Nov, 2011 by .

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Katie Compton (Rabobank Giant) took another solo win at day one of the Cincinnati3 Cyclocross Festival, but she waited a bit longer before making her solo move. With a tough course, and two more days of racing, Compton did not want to go in too deep. Reactions from Compton following her win.

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Photos – Cincinnati3 Cross Clinics

Posted on 04. Nov, 2011 by .

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Neither rain, not setting sun would stop students from taking in the lessons from US Cross Champion Katie Compton (Rabobank Giant) and Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) on Thursday evening. The students gathered at 5pm at Harbin Park, site of the third race of the Cincinnati3 Cyclocross Festival, to learn everything from remounts and dismounts, riding through [...]

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Compton Does It Again At Boulder Cup

Posted on 31. Oct, 2011 by .

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USA Cross Champion Katie Compton (Rabobank Giant) continued to dominate the American cross racing scene with another solo victory. In front of an very enthusiastic home crowd, Compton took the win at the Boulder Cup at the newly opened Valmont Bike Park.

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Compton Dominates Hoogerheide World Cup

Posted on 24. Jan, 2011 by .

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In both the Women and Elite Men’s World Cup races at Hoogerheide in the Netherlands, the winner chase down the break and soloed to the win. American Katie Compton (Planet Bike) continued her undefeated streak in the World Cup races, making it five for five.

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Invincible Compton Dominates Zolder

Posted on 27. Dec, 2010 by .

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Touch conditions, crashes, nothing stopped American Katie Compton (Planet Bike) from dominating the Zolder World Cup. Her fourth World Cup win this season hoisted her to the top of the standings. After a quick start, the seven-time and reigning US National Champion was at the front, her usual spot, and putting time into her competitors. [...]

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Queen Katie Wins Her Seventh National Cross Title

Posted on 13. Dec, 2010 by .

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Favorite going into the race, reigning US National Cyclocross champion Katie Compton (Planet Bike) added a seventh title to her unbeaten streak. “It’s National Championships, I love winning, I’m glad I got a seventh. Every year is special, every year is hard, it’s a good day. I’m happy.” a smiling Compton said seconds after the [...]

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Compton Easily Wins New Belgium Cup

Posted on 14. Nov, 2010 by .

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Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) grabbed the lead early and held on to it to easily to win the second day of the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross New Belgium Cup. “The course was a little different today,” stated Compton. “I could apply more power and I felt better today. I did not make as [...]

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Elite Women Press Conference At USGP Day 1 New Belgium Cup

Posted on 14. Nov, 2010 by .

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Video of the press conference at Day 1 of the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross New Belgium Cup in Ft Collins, CO. With winner Katerina Nash (Luna), 2nd place Katie Compton (Planet Bike) and 3rd place Georgia Gould (Luna). Note that video was shot in very low light but the ladies were quite entertaining.

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Nash Out Sprints Compton for New Belgium Cup Win

Posted on 13. Nov, 2010 by .

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On an extremely muddy course, the win came down to a sprint between Luna’s Katerina Nash and US Champion Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens). With a few hundred feet to the finish, Nash powered ahead of Compton for the New Belgium Cup win. “It was all about peddling as hard as I could to the finish. [...]

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Racing Against Compton

Posted on 14. Oct, 2010 by .

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When you see Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) line up for a UCI cross race in the US, you can be sure of two things, first she will attack and second she will get away from the field to win. She did it in December to win her sixth US National cyclocross title, and she did [...]

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