Archive | Cyclocross

Adam Myerson, Travis Livermon. NCCX 10 State Championships Winton Salem, NC Decmeber 18. 2011. Photo by Weldon Weaver

Asheville wins bid for 2016 national cyclo-cross national championships

USA Cycling officially announced that Asheville, North Carolina submitted the winning bid to host the 2016 national cyclo-cross national championships. The other candidates: Boulder, Colorado and Austin, Texas, were awarded the 2014 and 2015 championships respectively. Due to the high quality of bids, Asheville will be hosting the national championships for just one year instead […]

Marty Jemison

Asheville bids for 2014-15 cyclo-cross nationals

Three cities are in the running to host the 2014 and 2015 cyclo-cross National Championships: Boulder, Colorado; Austin, Texas; and Asheville, North Carolina. To determine viability, USA Cycling examines the strength of each bid after reviewing the proposed course, venue location and available facilities. Additionally, USA Cycling meets with the local convention and visitors bureau […]

Kingsport Cyclocross Race

“That mountain bike kid is strong!” was the description of Travis Livermon from Cannondale’s Jeremy Powers after the Salisbury race in North Carolina. When Powers rolled away from the lead group in that race, Livermon was the only rider to stay with him – even at times pushing the pace. Although the young rider popped […]