Ellen Noble and Stephen Hyde both wore the Number 1 bib number on their jerseys for Rochester Cyclocross, the first North American UCI races of the season, and both held up their end of the bargain by finishing on the top step of the podium on the C1-rated Day 1. In the interviews, below, Hyde talks about learning from his experience at Rochester last year and how he used that knowledge to his benefit. Noble goes into detail about off-season setbacks and how happy she is to start the season off with her first-ever C1 victory.
Maghalie Rochette finished in second place on Day 1, after riding with Noble most of the race. Her interview is below.
Kerry Werner took the C2 win on Day 2 of Rochester Cyclocross in a tactical small-group battle. He describes his winning move below.
Feature Photo by © 2017 Bruce Buckley