Archive | Women’s Racing

Collegiate cycling champion Carla Swart dies in tragic accident

It is with much sadness that we report that Carla Swart, a multi-discipline cycling collegiate champion for Lees-McRae College, was killed today while training in her native South Africa. Her family emigrated to the US and on a running/cycling scholarship she enrolled at the North Carolina college. While an athlete at Lees-McRae she held 19 […]

Kick off bbq for GS élan

The Greenville Spinners has a new bike club under their cycling umbrella: GS élan. The team’s mission statement is to promote a healthy lifestyle for women of all ages and athletic abilities. The experienced members of GS élan will seek to educate and motivate members of the squad through mentoring, group rides and incentive programs. […]

Spartanburg Criterium: race number five of Speed Week

The city of Spartanburg was the fifth stop of the Speed Week series. In the women’s race the Colavita-Baci domination continued with Theresa Cliff-Ryan notching another win. Under the city lights UnitedHealthcare’s Jake Keough came over the top of the Ouch/Bahati Foundation train to take the win. “After being so close the last few races, […]