Category: Public Service

Clif Bar CrossVegas Selected as World Cup

January 30th, 2015 — 1:43pm

UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Coming to USA September 16 (January 30, 2015 – Longmont, Colorado) Clif Bar CrossVegas has been selected to host the first race of the 2015-2016 UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup series. The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), competitive cycling’s governing body, announced the 2015-2016 World Cup schedule today in Tabor Czech Republic, marking […]


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For The Love Of Mud To Premiere At US Cyclocross Nationals In Austin

December 11th, 2014 — 5:37pm

If you are going to be in Austin for US Cyclocross Nationals, mark your calendars now: Friday, January 9 at 7pm, the World Premiere of Benedict Campbell’s For The Love Of Mud: A Movie About Cyclo-Cross will take place at the legendary Stateside Theater. This is going to be amazing. Along with the world premiere the […]

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TV Guide: European Cyclocross

August 22nd, 2014 — 11:10am

Granted, most of in the US don’t have Sporza on our cable box, or even on our Internet. But that doesn’t mean we don’t watch the races, right? So here’s the schedule for all of the 2014-2015 televised Euro-cross races. Mark your calendars and I’ll see you on Twitter at @cxhairs. Date Cyclocross Type Broadcasting […]

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You Need Gifts, We Have Gifts.

December 14th, 2013 — 1:42pm

Everything doesn’t necessarily need to go, but if you are still in need of some last minute gifts for that cyclist in your life, we can make it easy. Click on the photos to be redirected to the sales page. Here’s what we have: Skills Drills and Bellyaches: A Cyclocross Primer Skills, Drills and Bellyaches teaches […]

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Skills, Drills and Bellyaches: A Cyclocross Primer

September 3rd, 2013 — 9:00am

In the fall of 2011, while on a cyclocross training ride with Dan Tille, I asked what he thought about helping me write a cyclocross skills book. My idea was to use Dan’s years of experience and knowledge from racing, coaching and running ‘cross clinics and pair that with detailed images of the basic cyclocross […]

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UCI Postpones Rule 1.2.019 Enforcement One Year

April 11th, 2013 — 10:43am

A one year reprieve by the UCI on its controversial rule 1.2.019 was announced today. The rule prohibits all UCI licensed riders from competing in events not sanctioned by a national federation. The stepped up enforcement of the rule would have an adverse effect on riders, fans and organizers of several popular mountainbike and cyclocross […]

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A Cyclist’s Guide To Non-Cycling Movies

March 30th, 2013 — 10:30am

I went to Twitter the other day (follow me @cxhairs!!) to get some movie recommendations.  And Twitter responded with some great suggestions. You may be asking, “Isn’t this supposed to be a cycling website? What does this have to do with cyclocross?” Easy answer: Nothing. However, the recommendations I received all came from cyclists. So […]

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USA Cycling Revises Cyclocross Upgrade Criteria

March 20th, 2013 — 12:24pm

Hot off the presses, here is the latest dispatch from USA Cycling on upgrades. Read it, learn it, know it. The entire 2013 rulebook is available here:  2013 USA Cycling Rule Book. USA Cycling revises cyclo-cross upgrade criteria Colorado Springs, Colo. (March 20, 2013) — USA Cycling on Wednesday announced that it has amended rule 1E6, which […]

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USA Cycling Starts RaceClean Program

March 6th, 2013 — 10:56am

Today, USA Cycling announced a new program as part of its “ongoing commitment to clean sport.” The program is called “RaceClean.” It’s worth a read. That name is trademarked, by the way, so if you want to start your own clean racing program (or produce RaceClean merch), come up with your own name, buddy. Snarkiness […]

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2013-2014 UCI Cyclocross Calendar

February 4th, 2013 — 12:50pm

UCI has announced its 2013-2014 Cyclocross Schedule. Here is the schedule with contact info and websites from the UCI site. Original is here.   2013-2014 Calendar – Cyclo-Cross All Competitions   Date Event Venue Ctry Class ME MU MJ WE 7.9.13 Nittany Lion Cross Breiningsville PA USA C2 ME WE 8.9.13 Nittany Lion Cross Breiningsville […]

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