Tag Archives: sue butler

Invincible Compton Dominates Zolder

Posted on 27. Dec, 2010 by .

0

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. […]

Continue Reading

Nash Outsprints Gould For The Win In Luna One-Two Punch

Posted on 04. Dec, 2010 by .

0

The first day of the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross Stanley Portland Cup came down to a dual Luna matchup. Once again it was Katerina Nash battling her team mate Georgia Gould for the win. Nash and Gould went out front early and exchanged the lead throughout the race. It was Nash who then […]

Continue Reading

Sue Butler – Healthy, Determined And Pushing Harder

Posted on 15. Oct, 2010 by .

0

What a difference a year makes in the case of Sue Butler of the Hudz-Subaru team. Last year, she was battling serious breathing issues which jeopardized her racing and forced her to withdraw her petition to represent the US at the UCI Cyclocross World Championships. Fast forward to the present where after battling for the […]

Continue Reading

Racing Against Compton

Posted on 14. Oct, 2010 by .

0

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 […]

Continue Reading

Compton Delivers At Hot Day 1 Of UCI3

Posted on 08. Oct, 2010 by .

0

With six-time and reigning US National Champion Katie Compton (Planet Bike) in the race, the battle quickly moved on to the rest of the podium. Yep, Compton remains undefeated in the US as she soloed to win at Panther Stampede presented by Darkhorse Racing, day 1 of the UCI1 Cincinnati Cyclocross Festival. It was a […]

Continue Reading

Compton Sweeps Planet Bike Cup

Posted on 26. Sep, 2010 by .

0

6-time and reigning US National Champion Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) continued to dominate the US cross scene on day 2 of Planet Bike Cup, the first of four weekends of the Greenware US Gran Prix of Cyclocross. Once again, on a sunny Sunday afternoon in Sun Prairie WI, she escaped solo to claim back-to-back victories, […]

Continue Reading

Compton and Powers sweep UCI3 weekend

Posted on 11. Oct, 2009 by .

3

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.

Continue Reading

Here’s mud in your eye for Compton and Powers

Posted on 09. Oct, 2009 by .

0

Katie Compton (Planet Bike) and Jeremy Powers (Cannondale/Cyclocrossworld.com) solo to win the muddy, slip sliding Darkhorse Cyclo-Stampede in Covington KY, the first race of the Cincinnati UCI3 Cyclocross Festival. Report and Photos.

Continue Reading

Vervecken wins and Compton crushes at Day 2 of USGP Planet Bike Cup

Posted on 28. Sep, 2009 by .

0

Old Man Power. Three-time World Champion Erwin Vervecken (Revor Baboco)  used his wiles to claim victory in Sun Prairie Wisconsin on Sunday, the second and final day of Planet Bike Cup, the first weekend of the USGP.  The Belgian sat on the leaders throughout the race, seemingly in trouble as he yo-yoed behind US Cross […]

Continue Reading