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Mountain Bike Racing

Cross-Country Nats: JHK Ends Weekend with Win

Weekend Wrap-Up: JHK Wins Short-Track XC For a long while on Sunday it looked liked the national championships would play out in a virtual carbon copy of last year: Todd Wells would win both the cross-country and short-track XC while Georgia Gould and Katie Compton would dominate each contest. And it was exactly the same, […]

Wells, Gould Defend Stars-and-Stripes Jerseys

Todd Wells and Georgia Gould retained their national titles Saturday at the cross-country mountain bike championships at Sun Valley Resort in Idaho. The duo’s victories were similar in that after the first lap of their respective races each moved to the front and then dominated the proceedings. In the women’s event Gould (Luna Pro Team) […]

XC Mountain Bike Nationals: July 16 Round-up

2011 USA Cycling Mountain Bike Cross-Country National Championships: July 16 Brief Results SINGLE SPEED Hometown rider Rebecca Rusch (Ketchum, Idaho/Specialized), competing for the first time in a singlespeed race, won by over nine minutes, traversing the 22.25-kilometer course in 1:31:43. In the men’s single-speed race, Cary Smith (Jackson, Wyo.) earned the gold medal with a […]

2011 MTB Nationals: July 16 XC Results

USA Cycling 2011 Mountain Bike XC Nationals in Sun Valley ID Results ELITE MEN’S XC RESULTS 1. Todd Wells , , at 1:44:38 2. Sam Schultz , , at 1:45:27 3. Adam Craig , , at 1:47:06 4. Jeremiah Bishop , , at 1:48:43 5. Jeremy Horgan-Kobelski , , at 1:49:03 6. Tad Elliott , […]

Ettinger, Behlen Earn U23 National XC Titles

Stephen Ettinger continued his strong 2011 under-23 campaign by winning the category at the USA Cycling Mountain Bike Cross-Country National Championships on Friday at Sun Valley Resort in Ketchum, Idaho. Ettinger (Cashmere, Wash./BMC Mountain Bike Development) secured his first U23 Stars-and-Stripes jersey by covering five laps of the 3.6-mile course in 1:29.16. After trailing U23 […]

XC Nationals Underway in Sun Valley

The first of four days of the 2011 USA Cycling Mountain Bike Cross-Country National Championships began at  the Sun Valley Resort in Ketchum, Idaho, on Thursday with all of the categories 2 and 3 races throughout the day. The first year in Sun Valley, the event warmed up on Thursday with non-national championship categories 2 […]