It’s our weekly check in with the Alpha Bicycle Co–Groove Subaru Cyclocross Team that is hot off the Pan American Cyclcross Championships in
Straight from the croc's mouth
The Elite ALPHA BICYCLE COMPANY/GROOVE SUBARU Team (L-R) Brannan Fix, Gage Hecht, Turner Ramsay, Katie Clouse (photo credit: Dejan Smaic/Sportifimages) When was the last time you saw a handmade titanium bike ridden to an elite podium in a major US Cyclocross event? Well,
If you follow the disipline of Cyclocross in the US, then you just came off an exciting week of racing or race watching as it might be. It really was an amazing week to be a racer or a follower of the beautiful sport of Veldrijden
Why would I want disc brakes on my cross bike? … I suppose you could say that I waited until all the right pieces of the puzzle were lined up to make the jump, but really it’s more dumb luck on my part. The SRAM 1x system I’ve been riding on my canti bike for the last year and a half has been great, so I knew I loved that. It was the coming together of several companies with just the right items.
This past weekend the Colorado Cyclocross season had a bigger race weekend than normal at the scene of the 2014 Cyclocross Nationals–Valmont Bike Park. With UCI points on the line for the pros and junior categories, the production level of these races was much higher. But pro point’s aside, we were there to get two good days of racing under our chamois in the amateur classes. The course for Saturday was the exact same layout from Nationals.
Today we have a friend of Moots write about his experience during his 3rd 3 PEAKS “CYCLOCROSS” RACE—
Wes Ulrich resides in Germany and has been a long time friend of our sales director Corey Piscopo.
Wes also made a special trip to Eurobike to come and ride one evening with us, he’s a great guy
and super committed cyclist. He took his new ROUTT to the test this year at 3 PEAKS
and wrote this insightful piece about his adventure.
#CYCLOCROSS is coming right? No, Cyclocross IS here. The first weekend of October has served up some cooler weather and some hot racing. Out east at the Providence KMC weekend the Alpha Junior CX Team pb/Moots took to the field with top level support in the pits and strong legs on the course.