Cliff-Ryan Makes It Two At NVGP

Team TIBCO took it to the streets at the Uptown Minneapolis Criterium where they launched attack after attack to try and disrupt Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies’ control of the field. Unfortunately, it was also a battle to avoid the numerous crashes that peppered the 28-lap race including one that forced a short neutralization. In…

It’s about respect at Specialized-lululemon

After grabbing the leader’s jersey following the time trial at the Exergy Tour, Amber Neben stated “really it doesn’t matter who goes up the road as long as it’s Specialized-lululemon.” Though sounding cliché, the sentiment, echoed by all the women on the Specialized-lululemon, was obviously heartfelt. On the final day, actions spoke louder than words…

Rowney – “I’ve got quite good kick”

Loren Rowney, guest-riding for the FCS|Rouse squad easily out sprinted everyone to take the win at stage 4, the downtown Silver City Criterium, at the SRAM Tour of the Gila. (Read race replay) “I’ve proved that at Redlands, I’ve got quite good kick.” Rowney told podiumsinsight after the race. Rowney, who rides for the Specialized-lululemon…

Stevens wins Stage One of Gracia Orlova

Evelyn Stevens (Specialized-lululemon) won Stage One of Gracia Orlova on Thursday in a virtual repeat of her win at Fleche Wallone. Winning at the top of a steep one kilometer climb, she took enough time out of her team-mate Ellen Van Dijk to take the leaders jersey going into stage three. “I’m starting to really…