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Posted on 01. Dec, 2013 by Cynthia.
Weather, unpredictable and ever-changing, featured prominently in today’s race at Baystate Cyclocross. Early morning racers faced not only a treacherously icy course, but also black ice on roads in the surrounding area causing a delayed start for the first race. As a light rain fell, the icy dirt softened to greasy mud, creating increasing challenges [...]
Posted on 30. Nov, 2013 by Cynthia.
Baystate Cyclocross weekend, Rounds 9 & 10 of the Verge New England Cyclocross Series, stands out as one of the toughest cyclocross courses in the country, drawing top-notch racers from around the country to test themselves against Baystate’s challenging terrain. Notorious course designer Tom Stevens weaves together difficult off-camber stretches, barely rideable punchy climbs, and [...]
Posted on 27. Nov, 2013 by Cynthia.
The legend of Baystate Cyclocross graces Sterling, MA this weekend for Rounds 9 and 10 of the Verge New England Cyclocross Series. This classically brutal New England course, crafted by renowned course designer Tom Stevens, challenges racers with off-camber sections, punchy climbs, and twisting corners. Arriving to meet the challenge will be top-notch racers from [...]
Posted on 03. Nov, 2013 by Cynthia.
World-class athletes paid the respect that is rightly due to the oldest UCI cyclocross race in the US today by bringing top-level racing to the course at day two of the 23rd edition of the Cycle-Smart International. In rounds 5 & 6 of the prestigious Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series presented by Verge and [...]
Posted on 31. Oct, 2013 by Cynthia.
The legendary Cycle-Smart International, the longest-running UCI-sanctioned cyclocross race in the US, marks its 23rd year this weekend on November 2 & 3. CSI, started by Adam Myerson in 1991 when he was just 19 years old, is a storied race with a history that parallels that of New England Cyclocross itself. Its growth through [...]