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Athens Twilight – Friday

This weekend is the 32nd edition of the Athens Twilight and all the top criterium racers in the country were descending on this college town like marauding locusts. Carolina Cycling News stopped by the Team Mountain Khakis meet and greet and spoke to team captain Adam Myerson who gave his thoughts on Saturday’s Twilight Criterium. […]

Hincapie, Bookwalter and Butler of BMC training for California

While their teammates were combating the rain in the Tour of Romandie, BMC’s George Hincapie, Brent Bookwalter and Chris Butler have been putting in the miles around Greenville. Hincapie recently returned from his European spring campaign of Milan-San Remo, Gent-Wevelgem, Tour of Flanders and Pari-Roubaix. Now he is preparing for the upcoming Amgen Tour of […]

Mruz collects pieces of bike history

Greenville, South Carolina chiropractor Dr. Dave Mruz is a man who is passionate about bikes and his garage is a testament to that. Hanging on “J” hooks are bikes whose past owners include Alexi Grewal, Axel Merckx, and Chris Huber. Dr Mruz’s introduction to cycling came directly from the Coors Light cycling team, which had […]

POA Summer Series #1

Thursday was the start of the POA summer series of races held at the BMW Performance Center in Greer, South Carolina. The BMW facility has a road loop with various twists and turns which can be used to create anything from a technical or easy loop. This week’s course was five turns: turns 1 and […]

Winthrop Lake Criterium

The Winthrop Lake Criterium was the first race in the weekend of events scheduled in what will soon become a destination for cyclists – Rock Hill, South Carolina. The Riverwalk development recently broke ground down the road from the criterium. This outdoors enthusiasts park will feature a velodrome, BMX track, road loop, mountain bike trails […]