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Mountain Bike Racing

Decker All-Mountain King at Downieville; English is new Queen

DOWNIEVILLE CLASSIC: SATURDAY XC GALLERY Carl Decker made it two in a row in California’s Gold Country over the weekend after winning the Downieville Classic All-Mountain World Championships in 2010 and 2011. Decker, of Bend, Oregon, won Saturday’s 26-mile cross-country race from Sierra City to Downieville and then placed second in Sunday’s 17-mile Downieville Downhill. […]

Aaron Gwin Turns Windham, NY into ‘Gwindham’

Aaron Gwin posted the first American World Cup victory on home soil in more than a decade when he won the downhill Sunday at the Windham, New York World Cup. That was enough for town officials to rename their village “Gwindham.” After qualifying with the fastest time on Friday, Gwin (Trek World Racing) capped the […]