Tag Archives: laura van gilder
Posted on 14. Oct, 2010 by lyne.
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 [...]
Posted on 03. Oct, 2010 by lyne.
After coming in second on Saturday, Meredith Miller (CalGiant) replied “Not let Laura come around me in the end” when asked what she would do differently. Though she laughed when she answered, she all business on day 2 of the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester. With two laps to go, she took a solo [...]
Posted on 02. Oct, 2010 by lyne.
The Great Brewers Gran Prix of Cyclocross came down to a duel between two roadies, Laura Van Gilder (C3 Athletes) and Meredith Miller (CalGiant). With two laps to go, the duo was off the front to battle it out with Miller taking the lead, knowing that she had to try and drop sprinter Van Gilder. [...]
Posted on 14. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
Although it as a small field in the pro/1/2 women’s race, the racing was aggressive with multiple breaks forming in the 60-minute crit. Straight from the start, riders from the three big teams, Colavita/Baci, TIBCO/To The Top and Team VBF, took turns at the front of the field upping the pace to try and get [...]
Posted on 05. Jun, 2010 by lyne.
Amanda Miller (TIBCO/To The Top) soloed to victory after a late race attack at the Blue Dome Criterium. Last year’s omnium winner Brad Huff (Jelly Belly p/b Kenda) took the bunch win in the men’s race, the opener of St Francis Tulsa Tough.
Posted on 13. Dec, 2009 by lyne.
Domination, wall of people, noise, drums, technical course, duels, light and shadows, triumph and heartbreak – all at the final races of the US Cyclocross National Championships. Planet Bike’s Katie Compton won her sixth consecutive National Championship and Tim Johnson (Cannondale-Cyclocrossworld.com) his third. Photo Gallery of Elite Men and Elite/U23 Women’s races.
Posted on 23. Nov, 2009 by lyne.
They did it again. The boys in green swept another podium and another weekend. Cannondale-Cyclocrossworld.com’s Tim Johnson won the battle against his own teammate Jeremy Powers to take back-to-back wins at Whitmore Landscaping Super Cross Cup in Southampton NY. Jamey Driscoll was third to make it another sweep. Amy Dombroski (Schlamm-Clement-Mootry) sweeps weekend with Georgia Gould (Luna) in second and Kelli Emmett (Giant MTB) in third.
Posted on 08. Nov, 2009 by lyne.
On a glorious day in Northampton MA, with blue skies and warm temperatures, both Mary McConneloug (Kenda/Seven/NoTubes) and Jamey Driscoll (Cannondale-Cyclocrossworld.com) soloed to victory at the 19th annual Cycle-Smart International, making it back-to-back wins for McConneloug. The oldest UCI cross race in the United States also marked the tenth round of the Verge New England [...]
Posted on 07. Nov, 2009 by lyne.
Under clear blue skies, Local boy Jeremy Powers of Cannondale-Cyclocrossworld.com did his family and friends proud, taking the win at 19th annual Cycle-Smart International in Northampton MA, the 9th round of the Verge NECCS. Powers attacked the other rider in the lead group, his teammate Jamey Driscoll, in the final hundred meters to savor the [...]
Posted on 11. Oct, 2009 by lyne.
While Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) continued her domination in the final race Cincinnati UCI3 Cyclocross Festival, the Cincinnati UCI3 Harbin Park presented by Biowheels and United Dairy Farmers, it was “battle royale” in the men’s race. Jeremy Powers (Cannondale/Cyclocrossworld.com) and Ryan Trebon (KONA) went head to head, or is that mano a mano, for most of the race. Each marking the other until the final turn when Powers hit it and sprinted to victory making it a sweep for the 3-race series. With Photos.