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US Pro Championships

This weekend is the last US Pro Cycling championships in Greenville, South Carolina. We had a good seven-year run here in the Upstate. Next year the championships is moving to Chattanooga, Tennessee, remaining until 2015. In addition to the move the women’s professional championships will be contested for the first time next year. Yeah – […]

The USA Pro Cycling Challenge – will it live up to the hype?

After months of press releases and name changes the USA Pro Cycling Challenge stage race is upon us. The prologue starts in Colorado Springs on a mostly downhill course which has team mechanics scrambling for 60-tooth big-rings. However, before Carlos Eduardo Alzate Escobar of Team Exergy takes his first pedal strokes down the starting ramp to kick-off […]

New Tour de France theme song

The “artist” tapped into two aspects of his personality to create this video – his love of the bike and doucheness (two things I know plenty about). The Euro-vibe is strong in the video: faux-hawk, smoking, popped collar, and high modulated voice. As someone pointed out in the comments section, the black bar tape on […]