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[Cyclists compete in a circuit race at Portland International Raceway.]
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Posted on April 23rd, 2015 at 4:07 pm.
Bummer news… One of our great local races, Kruger’s Kermess, has been cancelled. It’s usually held in mid-May at Kruger’s Farm Market on Sauvie Island. Looks like the warm temps this year have bumped up berry picking season and the farm will be in full swing. Check out the details from race organizer Kris Schamp Read More »
Posted on December 10th, 2014 at 11:16 am.
A major pro bike race in Portland with World Tour teams? It could happen if sponsors step up.
Posted on November 24th, 2014 at 10:57 am.
There aren’t many outdoor activities that embrace wet, cold, and muddy weather quite like cyclocross does.
Posted on November 17th, 2014 at 1:34 pm.
A historic day at Gateway Green, Portland’s future bike park.
Posted on October 27th, 2014 at 1:11 pm.
A perfect storm of conditions led to massive (and muddy) carnage at the Crusade’s fourth stop.
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.