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[Cyclists compete in a circuit race at Portland International Raceway.]
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Posted on October 21st, 2014 at 12:02 pm.
Which Cross Crusade team has the best tailgate party?(Photo by J. Maus/BikePortland) When you mix one of the largest cyclocross scenes in the world with promoters who focus on the fun as much as the competition, you end up with events where there’s almost as much action in the team pit area as on the Read More »
Posted on October 20th, 2014 at 11:33 am.
(Photos by J. Maus/BikePortland) Race #3 of the River City Bicycles Cross Crusade is in the books. After a double-header opening weekend at Alpenrose Dairy, the series continued in fine style with a turnout of 1,277 racers at Portland International Raceway yesterday.
Posted on September 22nd, 2014 at 1:40 pm.
Contributor Rebecca Hamilton is back after barely surviving her second cyclocross race.
Posted on September 19th, 2014 at 11:06 am.
The apron (darker area on the right) of Alpenrose Velodrome is being replaced and we need to help fund the project.(Photos by J. Maus/BikePortland) Yesterday, while the cycling world was captivated and inspired by Jens Voigt’s spectacular hour record ride, a call for help went out for our humble local velodrome at Alpenrose Dairy.
Posted on September 16th, 2014 at 1:33 pm.
Camping at Alpenrose? A singlespeed category for women? Yep and yep. The Cross Crusade is getting even more awesome.
Posted on September 15th, 2014 at 12:17 pm.
Guest author Rebecca Hamilton shares her first-ever cyclocross race experience.
Posted on August 19th, 2014 at 4:51 pm.
Weeknight racing at PIR? Sign me up!(Photo by J. Maus/BikePortland) Two items of cyclocross news to share today: There’s a new, weekly race series and a talk by locally-based elite racer Beth Ann Orton. The big news is the announcement of the Rapha Trophy Cup presented by Western Bikeworks. This new cyclocross race series starts Read More »
Posted on July 8th, 2014 at 12:24 pm.
Bike racing will return to downtown Portland in a big way thanks to a tie-in with the 2014 Major League Soccer All Star Game.
Posted on July 7th, 2014 at 1:01 pm.
The Portland Short Track series out at PIR celebrates its 10th anniversary tonight.
Posted on November 12th, 2013 at 2:22 pm.
Racing bikes is far from the only thing that makes our local cyclocross scene special.(Photos by J. Maus/BikePortland)