Bronzini Wins Again; Neben Takes Overall At NVGP

Although known as a sprinter, Giorgia Bronzini (Colavita/Forno d’Asolo) has no problems with short steep climbs as she showed in Geelong when she won the World Championship which ended in a climb. Bronzini waited patiently in the lead group, reduced to 12 riders by the tough tempo set by the HTC-Highoad squad and then launched…

Rainbow Shines In Wet St Paul

After a raining morning for the opening St Paul Riverfront Time Trial, the sun came out and everyone was hoping for a dry stage 2 at the Nature Valley Grand Prix. But once again mother nature decided to make hard racing even harder when a storm hit before the start of the Downtown St Paul…

Armstrong Crushes Sea Otter Road Race

After her teammates softened up the field, Kristin Armstrong (Peanut Butter & Co Twenty12) attacked with less than 2 laps to go and simply flew away from the field at the Sea Otter Classic Road Race. By the time she crossed the finish line, she had over two minutes on the field and made it…

Get To Know Antonneau & Rivera

et to know friends and teammates Kaitie Antonneau and Coryn Rivera of Team Peanut Butter Co TWENTY12. The two under-23 riders, who have competed against each other for most of the racing lives, became friends and are now teammates for the 2011 season. VIdeo.

Teutenberg Wins Stage and Starnes Stays in Yellow

Ina Teutenberg (HTC-HighRoad) out sprinted Pascale Maria Schnider (RED Team) and Lauren Tamayo (Peanut Butter & Co. TWENTY12) on a rainy Almond Blossom Road Race, the final stage of the MERCO Credit Union Cycling Classic. Teutenberg attempted to break from the Peanut Butter & Co. TWENTY12 controlled peloton in lap two but Tetrick Starnes took…

Teutenberg Wins a Close Sprint at the Downtown Grand Prix

With a strong lead out by teammate Amanda Miller (HTC Highroad), Ina Yoko Teutenberg was able to power sprint her way to a win at the third stage of the MERCO Credit Union Cycling Classic’s Downtown Grand Prix. Teutenberg just beat out young sprinting phenom Coryn Rivera (Peanut Butter & Co. TWENTY12). Swiss sprinter Pascale…

Starnes, Vennell easily win the Merced Boosters Time Trial

On a relatively flat 12 mile course, Alison Starnes (Peanut Butter & Co. TWENTY12) and Jeremy Vennell (BISSELL Pro Cycling) both easily powered to win the time trial stage of the MERCO Credit Union Cycling Classic. The course included a long hill that proved to be a challenge for most of the riders. Both Starnes…

Antonneau – “A Big Learning Experience”

A year of firsts for 19-year old Kaitie Antonneau. Her first season with Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com, her first Stars and Stripes on her first year as a U23 rider at US Cyclocross Nationals in Bend and this weekend her first World Cup followed by her first time at the Cyclocross World Championships. “It will be…

Tetrick Starnes To Peanut Butter & Co.TWENTY12

Alison Tetrick Starnes recognized All-American Scholar-Athlete graduate of Abilene Christian University is set to ride for Peanut Butter & Co.TWENTY12 in 2011. Tetrick Starnes, excelled as a NCAA tennis player at Abilene Christian University, where she also earned a B.S. in Biochemistry. She then competed as an elite amateur triathlete post-graduation before she began competitive…

Roberge Joins Peanut Butter & Co TWENTY12

Peanut Butter & Co.TWENTY12 Women’s Professional Cycling Team announced today that Giana Roberge will take the reins as director for the team as Kristin Armstrong steps into the racing arena. Armstrong thrilled fans last month when she went public with her decision to return to the peloton to defend her Olympic and World Championship Gold…

Peanut Butter & Co TWENTY12 To Ride Felt in 2011

Felt Bicycles is proud to announce a new partnership with the Peanut Butter & Co. TWENTY12 Professional Cycling Team. For the next two years the U.S.-based elite women’s team, which won 55 races in 2010, will compete on Felt bikes at the world’s most prestigious road and track events with a clear target on the…

Abbott Is New USA Road Champion

The final three Stars-and-Stripes of the 2010 USA Cycling Juniors, U23, Elite Road National Championships were awarded on Sunday as Mara Abbott (Peanut Butter & Co TWENTY12) used a late-race attack to grab her second elite women’s road race national title. Lawson Craddock (Hot Tubes) completed the sweep winning the junior men’s 17-18 road race after earning the time trial and criterium titles earlier in the week. Michael Olheiser (TriStar Cycling Team) won the elite men’s road race to cap off the week’s action in Bend.

Two for King, Hat Trick for Rivera at USA Road Nats

Saturday brought repeat winners at the USA Cycling Juniors, U23, Elite Road National Championships. Following his surprise win in the U23 Men Criterium yesterday, Benjamin King (Trek-Livestrong) made it two by soloing to win the U23 men’s road race. Hat trick for Coryn Rivera (Peanut Butter Co TWENTY12) who continued to dominate the junior 17-18…

Rivera, Jensen Win Final Race In Tulsa

The break finally stuck in the third and final race of the St Francis Tulsa Tough. Coryn Rivera (Peanut Butter Co TWENTY12) and Brian Jensen (Tradewind Energy/Trek Stores) took the win in the Riverview Criterium with its Cry Baby Hill. Brad Huff (Jelly Belly p/b Kenda) and Jennifer Purcell (MSU Cycling) won the overall omnium.