ADK CX Results: Congratulations to Devin Wagner (NYCROSS.com p/b VOmax) for a wire to wire win in the Men's Elite Race. Devin fought off a hard charging Dave Yacobelli (Corning/NoTubes) to take the win and take over the NYCROSS.com Series Leader's jersey. Cody Madigan (Blue Sky Bicycles) rounded out the podium in 3rd place. In the Women's Elite race, Jenny Ives (Verge Sport-Test Pilot) soloed her way to victory on the muddy wind swept course. Katina Walker (Bike Loft) was 2nd and Natalie Koch (NYCROSS.com p/b VOmax) was third.
Other notable finishes:
Tommy Servetas (NYCROSS.com p/b VOmax) second place Junior Boys
Rene Salerno (Blue Sky Bicycles) first place Womens 3/4
Jen Harvey (HRRT) second place Womens 3/4
Ryan Conley (NYCROSS.com p/b VOmax) 1st place Men's 3/4
Jamie Belchak (First Stop) 1st place 35+
Chris DeLisle (NYCROSS.com p/b VOmax) 2nd place 35+
Bret Young (NYCROSS.com p/b VOmax) 3rd place 35+
Andy Ruiz(CCC/Keltic) 1st place 45+
Brad Young (NYCROSS.com p/b VOmax) 1st place 55+
Jeffery Walker (Crankskins) 1st place Single Speed
Aetna Silk City, Manchester, CT
Liz Lukowski (NYCROSS.com p/b VOmax) 2nd place Women's Elite
===> Midnight Ride of Cyclocross, Wednesday, September 25, Lancaster, Mass.
===> Gran Prix of Gloucester, the "G-ster", the beginning of "holy week of cyclocross" on the East coast ... Saturday and Sunday, September 28 and 29 ... https://www.bikereg.com/Net/great-brewers-gran-prix-of-gloucester-nepcx-...
===> NoTubes@Harris HIll Cyclocross, Saturday, September 28 in Elmira NY. Juniors race free with the purchase of a one day license if needed. Bring the family because this is a true family event. https://www.bikereg.com/Net/notubesharris-hill-cyclocross
===> Iron Cross, Michaux State Forest, PA. Sunday September 29. Its tough, its Iron Cross... https://www.bikereg.com/Net/ironcross
===> Providence Cyclocross Festival, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, October 4, 5, and 6. Roger Williams Park in Providence RI. https://www.bikereg.com/Net/providence-cyclocross-festival
Clinics and CX Practice:
Beginning Monday, September 16th, HRRT will be holding a Cyclocross Skills Practice from 5:45 to 6:45 at the Van Antwerp School fields, Schenectady NY. The practice will include work on mounts/dismounts, run-up techniques, race starts, cornering and other 'cross specific skills. Beginner oriented. All are welcome! Please comment on this post if you're planning on coming!!!
High Tea with Helen Wyman: September 24 and 25, enjoy a one or two day cyclocross clinic withcurrent European Champion and 7-time British National Champion Helen Wyman (Kona Factory Racing) in Lancaster, Mass.. Polish up your skills at the beginning of the cyclocross season, learn new skills and techniques, or get an introduction to the sport from one of the best competitors in women’s professional cyclocross... https://www.bikereg.com/Net/high-tea-with-helen-wyman-cyclocross-camp
Monday nights: CX practice every Monday night until we run out of day light. Meet at the Bethlehem Elm Avenue Park, Bethlehem NY at 5:45 PM to practice cyclocross skills. Clinic open to all. Newbies are welcome. There will be some time spent demonstrating some basic skills. Monday night's focus will be on easy efforts and practice of technique. Directions: enter the Elm Avenue Park (aka Bethlehem Town Park), proceed around to the left of the pool complex, follow the signs to the Fitness trails, and park near the volleyball courts.
Every Wednesday, meet at the W. A. Harriman State Office Campus in Albany, NY starting at 5:30 PM. Parking will be in Parking Lot H which is located on the Western Avenue side of the inner loop road that circles the Office Campus. Its the westernmost parking lot before the turn. Expect some serious smack down laps.
And here's the deal regarding these 'training rides'...
These not affiliated with any club, team, school, bicycle shop, government agency, PAC, cult, or terrorist cell.
These are grass roots gatherings, open to all who want to practice cyclocross, want to train for races, and to have fun. All teams, clubs and all non-club members are welcome.