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Posted on 23. Oct, 2011 by Cynthia.
In the wake of yesterday’s mud-fest, racing today at the Downeast Cyclocross Weekend in New Gloucester, Maine was fast and furious. With precious UCI points on the line, the stars of New England cyclocross were out in force. The course once again featured the sweeping turns and undulating terrain of Pineland Farm, while the creative [...]
Posted on 22. Oct, 2011 by Cynthia.
Conditions dominated at the first day of the Downeast Cyclocross Weekend at Pineland Farm in New Gloucester, Maine. A week of heavy rain topped by two dry days meant the low-lying course had plenty of time to go from soup to bog. Early in the day, racers had been forced to run long sections of [...]
Posted on 15. Oct, 2011 by Cynthia.
With New England’s Holy Week comfortably in the rearview mirror, the Verge New England Cyclo-Cross Series takes a weekend off before taking on the Downeast Cyclocross Weekend at Pineland Farm in New Gloucester, Maine. As in years past, the Verge Series has brought out some of the strongest competition in the country in all types [...]
Posted on 09. Oct, 2011 by Cynthia.
The second day of the Providence Cyclocross Festival presented by Interbike saw another spectacular day of racing complete with sprint finishes, dominant victories and surprise winners. The fourth round of the Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series showed why New England’s racing is among the highest caliber in the nation. Temperatures were well into the [...]
Posted on 29. Sep, 2011 by Cynthia.
The New England Holy Week of Cyclocross has begun! The kickoff event, Midnight Ride Cyclocross hosted by the Minuteman Road Club at the Lancaster Fairgrounds in Lancaster, Massachusetts brought out almost 400 racers for a fantastic event complete with some of the biggest names in the sport. Racing kicked off in the twilight at 5pm [...]
Posted on 05. Aug, 2011 by Cynthia.
The Verge New England Championship Cyclocross Series returns in 2011 with a new focus – to develop and crown the best amateur racers in New England. This year’s Series will crown eight champions – for men, there are Masters 35+, 45+ and 55+, Juniors 10-14 and 15-18 and Amateur (Cat 3). For women, 2011 sees [...]
Posted on 06. Dec, 2010 by Cynthia.
The final round of the 2010 Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series dawned to seasonably cold temperatures but surprisingly dry conditions. Once again, the series conclusion was held at the NBX GP of ‘Cross at Goddard Park in Warwick, Rhode Island. Coming in to the final day of the series, the Elite categories were too [...]
Posted on 04. Dec, 2010 by Cynthia.
The second to last round of the Verge New England Championship Cyclo-Cross Series did not disappoint Saturday in Warwick, Rhode Island. Coming into the weekend, the battle for the elite titles for both men and women were extremely tight with Andrea Smith (Ladies First Racing) and Justin Lindine (bikereg.com/Joe’s Garage/Scott) wearing the jerseys. A better [...]
Posted on 03. Dec, 2010 by lyne.
Following the news that the Verge New England CycloCross Series (NECCS) p/b Cycle-Smart was suspended by the UCI, the New England UCI race organizers had a meeting and came up with a new series for next year. Following a meeting of all the New England UCI race organizers last evening, Series President Adam Myerson (Cycle-Smart) [...]