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NCC: New women’s leader, men’s standings tighten after Sunny King Criterium

Posted on 24. Apr, 2012 by .

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The USA Cycling National Criterium (NCC) rolled into Anniston, Ala., for the Sunny King Criterium on Saturday. Several thousand fans attended and even more watched a live, online stream of the thrilling event. After the third of 19 events on the calendar, there is a new women’s leader and the men’s standings have tightened dramatically. [...]

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34 Elite Domestic Teams Registered In USA

Posted on 08. Mar, 2012 by .

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A total of 34 Domestic Elite Teams registered with USA Cycling for the 2012 road season. These teams, along with the USA registered UCI Continental squads, will be in the running for the team standings for both the National Racing Calendar (NRC) and the National Criterium Calendar (NCC).  Any rider that races at NRC and [...]

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Hashtag Proposal For Road Races

Posted on 16. Feb, 2012 by .

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Here’s a list of twitter hashtag for North American road races on either the NRC, NCC, UCI and/or CCA calendar  that we, @podiuminsight and @podium_live, propose to use this year. In the age of social media, #hashtags matter. Let us know if we missed any and/or if you’d like to propose a different hashtag for [...]

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USA Cycling Names Cyclocross World Championships Team

Posted on 13. Jan, 2012 by .

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The roster of 18 elite, U23 and junior athletes that will represent the United States at the 2012 UCI Cyclocross World Championships in Koksijde, Belgium on Jan. 28-29 were announced by USA Cycling today.

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So You Want To Throw A National-Level Race

Posted on 26. Dec, 2011 by .

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So you want to throw a National-level race, be it one-day road, stage or cyclocross race? Thank you for all the hard work, we all appreciate it. Here are a few things to remember in your plan, from the media side of the event. Start lists and results – a pet peeve of ours. Simply [...]

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Team USA 2012 Olympic Long Team for Women’s Road and MTB

Posted on 01. Dec, 2011 by .

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A total 30 athletes make up the women’s road and men’s and women’s mountain-bike long team to represent the United States at the 2012 London Olympic Games. As part of its Olympic Team nomination process, USA Cycling names a Long Team of eligible athletes for men’s and women’s mountain bike and women’s road cycling; men’s [...]

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A Closer Look At Team USA Selection Criteria For Cross Worlds

Posted on 30. Nov, 2011 by .

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Only a few more UCI races remain in the USA leading into the USA Cyclocross National Championships in early January, and the hunt  is on to get as many UCI points as possible, not only to get good starting position in Madison, but for some, to get selected for Team USA for the Cyclocross World [...]

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US Cross Nationals Course Preview

Posted on 18. Nov, 2011 by .

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The 2012 and 2013 USA Cyclocross Championships will be held at Badger Prairie Park in Verona, just outside of Madison, Wisconsin.  Organized by the Madison Area Sports Commission and Team Sports Inc., the races will take place January 4-8 culminating with the U23 Men’s race on Saturday and Elite Women’s and Elite Men’s races on [...]

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Battenkill added to the UCI America Tour

Posted on 08. Nov, 2011 by .

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The Tour of the Battenkill will once again be a part of the UCI America Tour as a UCI category 1.2 race, as it was in 2010. As such, it will be upgraded to HC status on the USA Cycling National Racing Calendar (NRC) as well. Set for April 15 in Cambridge, N.Y., the event [...]

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Calendars Everywhere: A Closer Look At 2012 USA Cycling NRC and NCC

Posted on 13. Oct, 2011 by .

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As a friend said, “The USA Cycling National Criterium Calendar is out. Not to be confused with the USA Cycling National Racing Calendar, the USA Cycling Professional Tour, the USA Pro Cycling Challenge or the USA CRITS series.” Let’s try and clarify as much as possible. We knew it was coming, and yesterday USA Cycling [...]

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