Tag Archives | US Pro

Leipheimer, Phinney & Louder arrive in Greenville

With the days ticking down to the Greenville Hospital System US Pro weekend the contenders are rolling into town. Spotted in the downtown Greenville bike shop, Carolina Triathlon, were Levi Leipheimer, Taylor Phinney and hometown hero George Hincapie. Carolina Triathlon mechanic Brandon Lee helped Leipheimer out with some pre-ride bike adjustments. “George, Taylor and Levi […]

US Pro time trial and road race

This weekend Greenville is once again the host of the US Pro time trial and road race. This is the fifth year that the national champions have been in Upstate South Carolina and the racing starts Saturday with the time trial at the CU-ICAR campus and continues Sunday with the road race. Reigning time trial […]

Stars & Stripes Challenge Ride

Sunday September 19th isn’t just a day for the professional cyclists. That morning at 7:30 the Stars & Stripes Challenge Ride rolls out from downtown Greenville and cyclists can ride the same 22-mile loop that that the pros will contest just hours later. The ride is non-competitive, so just just enjoy the scenery. To participate […]

Pedal Pop

The weekend of the 18th and 19th isn’t just about national championship jerseys. On Saturday night at the Warehouse Theater, the Pedal Pop Preview Party will be exhibiting bicycle inspired art work. Thirty artists such as Darlene Fuhst, JJ Ohlingrt and Todd McDonald will have their work displayed at this fully catered, ticketed event. Those […]

Greenville looks forward to the USA Cycling Championships

At the Falls Plaza Park in downtown Greenville, BMC’s George Hincapie was joined by event organizers and representatives from the event’s many partners, including Greenville Hospital System University Medical Center (GHS), marking its fifth year in partnership and fourth year as the event’s title sponsor. The USA Cycling Championship’s date was moved to due to […]

Warning, may contain nut parts

I’m in Greenville at the time trial minding my own business. As I’m wandering around someone I know who works for the race sees me and walks over. “Are you staying out of trouble?” she jokingly asks. At this point I’m suffering from a sever case of swamp-ass due to the extreme humidity of the […]

Hincapie Party ’07 and wrap-up

Well we have just woken up from an epic post-race party at the Hincapie headquarters. The men of the weekend, Dave and Levi, were naturally in attendance. Dave did leave early as he has got to get back to training for the upcoming Worlds. Levi hung out longer as his last race of the year […]