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Mountain Bike Racing

Solo Sheppard Takes Day 1 at BC Bike Race

The big question on the start line of day 1 of the 2011 BC Bike Race was how would European riders Thomas Dietsch (BULL) and Marzio Deho (Olympia) fare in the Great Northwest? Defending champion Chris Sheppard (Rocky Mountain Bikes) is a homeboy comfortable on the forest singletrack. And Dietsch pointed out that the European […]

Pendrel Wins World Cup for Home Crowd

WOMEN’S XC GALLERY MEN’S XC GALLERY Making up for a slow first lap at her home-country race, Canadian Catharine Pendrel went on to dominate the women’s World Cup cross-country event Saturday at Mont Ste Anne, Quebec. Pendrel (Luna Pro Team) rode the five laps course for a total distance of 22.8 kilometres in a time […]

Dual Slalom Replaces 4X at Gravity Nationals

Dual slalom racing will return as a part of the 2011 and 2012 USA Cycling Mountain Bike Gravity National Championships. This year is the first time gravity events and the cross-country and Super D will be held separately. The 2011 gravity nationals are scheduled for Sept. 23-25 in Beech Mountain, North Carolina. Due to both rider […]