Tag Archives: theresa cliff-ryan
Posted on 15. Jun, 2012 by lyne.
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 [...]
Posted on 13. Jun, 2012 by lyne.
Riders from Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies did the hardest work in Wednesday night’s St. Paul Criterium, the second stage of the Nature Valley Grand Prix. They chased down Loren Rowney of Specialized-lululemon on a late-race breakout and protected the overall yellow jersey for teammate Carmen Small, winner of Wednesday morning’s time trial. The only [...]
Posted on 25. May, 2012 by lyne.
So far, riders with a track background have gone two for two at the Exergy Tour. Of all the four stages, today’s stage which started and ended in Nambla was the best bet for the sprinters. All they had to do is stay with the main field up and over the QOM which they climbed [...]
Posted on 17. Jun, 2011 by lyne.
The racing was fast in the first road race, stage 3, at the Nature Valley Grand Prix. With rolling terrain, it was time to test the mettle of the yellow jersey Kristin Armstrong and her Peanut Butter & Co Twenty12 on the 66.5-mile Cannon Falls Road Race. More photos in the gallery Attacks flew constantly [...]
Posted on 02. Apr, 2011 by stephanie.
Theresa Cliff-Ryan (Colavita Forno D’Asolo) won her second consecutive decisive sprint at the City of Redlands Criterium, stage 2 of the Redlands Bicycle Classic, this afternoon. Jen Purcell (Danbury Audi) finished in second and Chloe Hosking (HTC-Highroad) in third. More photos in the gallery. The real race drama was happening in the GC race. At [...]
Posted on 01. Apr, 2011 by stephanie.
With a brilliant lead out from teammate Cath Cheatley (Colavita Forno D’Asolo), Theresa Cliff-Ryan easily won the bunch sprint finish at the City of Beaumont Circuit Road Race. Today was stage one of the Redlands Bicycle Classic. She won ahead of Christina Gokey-Smith (Rouse Bicycles), who finished in second, and third place Jennifer Purcell (Danbury [...]
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 27. Mar, 2010 by stephanie.
An eight rider break was instrumental in providing a stage win for Theresa Cliff-Ryan (Colavita/Baci) and the GC leaders jersey for Ina-Yoko Teutenberg (HTC-Columbia). Updated with photos.
Posted on 10. Aug, 2009 by lyne.
TIBCO’s Brooke Miller is on a roll, winning back-to-back NRC criteriums this weekend, starting off with the Presbyterian Hospital Invitational Crit in Charlotte on Saturday followed by the Hanes Park Classic in Winston-Salem on Sunday. Miller won the bunch sprint on a very hot Sunday afternoon barely edging out Theresa Cliff-Ryan of Verducci-Breakaway for the [...]