Here’s mud in your eye for Compton and Powers

Jeremy Powers (CyclocrossWorld.com/Cannondale) and Katie Compton (Planet Bike/Stevens) both took a solo victory at today’s Cyclo Stampede, the opener of this year’s Cincinnati UCI3 Cyclocross Festival. But the race was truly dominated by Mother Nature, as she delivered days of rain prior to the race to turn the off-camber straights and turns on the course … Read more Here’s mud in your eye for Compton and Powers

A celebration of cycling at Levi’s GranFondo

On Saturday, 3500 cycling enthusiasts along with an army of 600+ volunteers got together to celebrate cycling at the inaugural Levi Lepheimer’s King Ridge Gran Fondo, in Sonoma CA. In many ways, the event was bigger than Levi Leipheimer, and in other ways, it was much smaller and personal. While he came up with the … Read more A celebration of cycling at Levi’s GranFondo

Moving Tour of California to May, good or bad?

As first reported  by cyclingnews, the Tour of California is moving up in the calendar  from its original February timeframe to May 16 to 23 starting in 2010, which  conflicts with the Giro d’Italia. Harsh weather conditions at the 2009 Amgen Tour of California During two of its four years, riders at the Tour of … Read more Moving Tour of California to May, good or bad?

Olds and Stewart sprint to win SugarCRM Cat’s Hill Classic

Reports and photos from the 36th Anniversary SugarCRM Cat’s Hill Classic Bicycle Race held on Saturday, May 2, 2009. Scroll down for photo gallery and as usual, click for larger images. Shelley Olds Sprints to Win the 36th SugarCRM Cat’s Hill Classic Bicycle Race by Stephanie Gutowski Cat’s Hill Classic Bicycle Race is renowned as … Read more Olds and Stewart sprint to win SugarCRM Cat’s Hill Classic

Talking Gila with BISSELL’s Burke Swindlehurst – redux

BISSELL’s Burke Swindlehurst driving the break at Sea Otter We started off the Gila coverage with a conversation with 3-time overall winner Burke Swindlehurst of the BISSELL team and who better to give us the final word on the race than the gentleman (in the truest sense of the word) from Utah. Four-time winner of … Read more Talking Gila with BISSELL’s Burke Swindlehurst – redux

Haedo and Grain win stage 2 at Gila; no changes in GC

Attacks fused to try and unseat the leader’s jerseys in stage 2, the Inner Loop Road Race, of both the men’s and women’s at the Tour of the Gila but in the end, both Kristin Armstrong (Cervélo TestTeam) and Levi Leipheimer (Astana) survived all attacks to stay on top of the leaderboard going into tomorrow’s … Read more Haedo and Grain win stage 2 at Gila; no changes in GC