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What is cyclocross? (with the help of a drone)

Whenever I have to explain what cyclocross to people that don’t know what it is, I usually have a hard time. It’s the steeplechase of cycling, then you get the “what is steeplechase?” question. It’s a combination of running and cycling, then you get the “so it’s like a triathlon?” question. Nope, that’s not it…

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2015 Austin Cyclocross National Course Map

Hot off the press is the 2015 USA Cycling Cyclocross Nationals course map for the race coming up in January. I travel to Austin every month for work and I can attest that this will be a great venue for the race. Not to mention the weather in January is usually a complete crap shoot…

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Chris Akrigg is Chriscross

Cyclocross is awesome, the fastest growing segment of competitive cycling in the US and it’s also just plain fun! The bikes have come a long way in the last few years with many now even coming with disc brakes. Mongoose Bikes is mostly known for their rich tradition in BMX racing, but they have recently…

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#CXNats Day 4

Day 4 action from Boulder, Colorado of the 2014 US Cyclocross National Championships. Warm weather greeted racers today with temps soaring to the low 60s in the afternoon races. Here’s a glimpse of the action:   [View the story “2014 US Cyclocross Nationals Day 4” on Storify]

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Altitude Adjustment Elite Men’s Race

It’s now Cyclocross National Championships Week in Boulder, Colorado! We’re currently in an incredible cold snap and our 1-3″ snowstorm turned into nearly a foot over the weekend. Thankfully the temperatures will rise to more normal levels in the low to mid 40’s when the racing begins on Wednesday at Valmont Bike Park, but the…