“FUN!” with a big smile said Andy Johnson, President of The Bicycle Racing Association when asked after finishing his race on the new cyclocross venue in Broomfield. And of course many were in costumes
When Lance Panigutti found out the Sienna Lake venue was not going to be available in 2020, the city of Broomfield presented another option tucked in a business park just north of highway 36 and east of Highway 287. “I like this area, it has good parking and amenities and room to expand. Its in an industrial park area with little impact on the city or public recreation areas. I’m quite pleased with how this turned out, I only wish the big run up challenge was a little closer,” said Lance. “The city was great to work with and I’m excited for this venue in the future.” Read more
The worst weather brought out some of the best cyclocross racers yesterday in Castle Rock. Maybe the saying when the going gets tough, the tough get going applied well.
Reigning U23 National Champion Eric Brunner raced in the mens open division and when asked about his win with the widest margin of any category he said, “The open men have the longest race so naturally gaps will be a bit bigger just because there is more time to develop gaps. Yesterday my goal was just to race as hard as I could, go out aggressively from the start, stay smooth through the technical sections and go full gas every time there was a long straightaway or hill. Read more
USA Cycling recently announced the line up for the US team at the World Cyclocross Championships coming up on February 1-2 in Switzerland. Eight of the 25 participants are from Colorado. Last month at the Cyclocross National Champions, dozens ofRead More
By Khem Suthiwan International Women’s Day wouldn’t be complete without recognizing a few of the leading ladies in cycling, both past and present. So many to choose from, but only so much space on the interwebs, so here are theRead More
Colorado had a tremendous showing at Cyclo-cross Worlds in Holland last week. Taking top honors was, as usual, Katie Compton, who had a tough battle with the eventual winner Sanne Cant. Katie brought home a silver medal, which was the top performance by an American, only 12 seconds behind Cant. Read more
Compton has faced and defeated a long list of strong Americans at the national championships. She’s confident that 2018 will bring another victory.
GOLDEN, Colo. (BRAIN) — Feedback Sports is returning to Mol, Belgium, for the 2017 UCI Masters CX World Championships Dec. 1-2.
After testing the waters last year, Feedback co-founders, Doug and Lisa Hudson are heading back to race again. This time they are bringing two additional employees: Katie Macarelli (marketing manager) and Will Allen (product engineering) to race as well. They will also be providing the official warm-up tent on the beach of Zilvermeer for all riders to use. Read more
The 2017 Primal Colorado Bike Expo went off despite mother natures best efforts to toss ice pellets in its path… the Friday Night Lights crit and Street Sprint races went as scheduled, with tons of high energy excitement. Read more
The most successful elite cyclocross racer the U.S. has ever seen, Katie Compton heads to Hartford, Connecticut to race nationals on Sunday. If she wins, it will be her 13th title at the event. Read more
Women’s CX Champs – Elite women’s Colorado cyclocross field reflects Katie Compton’s 12 years of constancySubmitted by 303cycling on December 21st, 2016
A core group of local women riders finished in the top ten, continuing their consistency over the past five years. Read more