Archive | Cyclocross

Appalachian State University and Wake Forest take Div 1 and 2 cross titles

Two North Carolina colleges took home the honor of Atlantic Conference cyclocross champions. Appalachian State University, racing this past weekend on their home territory of Boone, overtook North Carolina State for the Division 1 title. Wake Forest had no trouble defending their lead in the overall team competition and finished the Atlantic Conference as the […]

Christophersen’s secret weapon – titanium

If you’re a regular masters racer in South Carolina you’ve probably raced against the imposing figure of Eric Christophersen. Built more like a power lifter than a cyclist, Christopherson has cracked all of his off the shelf production bikes – road and mountain. For the amount of power he puts out combined with his weight […]

Southeast collegiate cycling teams battle for top ten

With the conclusion of the collegiate mountain bike season USA Cycling posted the Division 1 and Division 2 school rankings. In the Division 1 category one southeast college is sitting in the top ten. The Division 2 category has three southeast schools occupying the first ten. The 2008-2009 Division 1 champions Fort Lewis are once […]

Review: Hutchinson Piranha and Bulldog cyclocross tires

I’ll be the first to admit it but I’ve always loved tubeless tires for the road. While slightly heavier the ride quality was smooth, pinch flats were eliminated and the tires felt faster. So when Hutchinson introduced the Bulldog (an aggressive knobby pattern) and Piranha (side knobbies with a low profile semi-slick center knobby pattern) […]

Proposed Rock Hill cycling center

The proposed Rock Hill cycling center at the Riverwalk planned community is a step closer to reality. Rock Hill, SC officials say they have created a financially sound method to pay for the mix-use cycling center. This Monday Rock Hill City Council members will vote on constructing the five-million dollar park using Recovery Zone economic […]

Rock Hill bike park goes to vote Monday

The proposed Rock Hill cycling center at the Riverwalk planned community is a step closer to reality. Rock Hill officials say they have created a financially sound method to pay for the mix-use cycling center. This Monday Rock Hill City Council members will vote on constructing the five-million dollar park using Recovery Zone economic bonds […]