Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Become a Member

Get access to more than 30 brands, premium video, exclusive content, events, mapping, and more.

Already have an account? Sign In

Brands

Events

Sherer and Much tops at the Chicago Cyclocross Cup #7

The seventh stop of the Chicago Cyclocross Cup traveled to the village of Northbrook, a suburb north of Chicago. The race brought out the dedicated to mix it up in the treacherous 'cross conditions. Elite Men

Don't miss a moment from Paris-Roubaix and Unbound Gravel, to the Giro d’Italia, Tour de France, Vuelta a España, and everything in between when you join Outside+.

By Imelda March

Chicago Cross #7: Rebecca Much, the elite women's winner.

Chicago Cross #7: Rebecca Much, the elite women’s winner.

Photo: Amy Dykema

The seventh stop of the Chicago Cyclocross Cup traveled to the village of Northbrook, a suburb north of Chicago. The race brought out the dedicated to mix it up in the treacherous ‘cross conditions.

Elite Men

In the Elite men’s race, Mike Sherer (Pony Shop) made the trip down from Indianapolis to school the locals. He pressed on the gas early and got away very quickly. He was followed by yet another out-of-state visitor, James Lalonde (Ellis Cycles) of Wisconsin taking second, with locals Scott McLaughlin (Sram) third, Kevin Klug (Killjoy) fourth and Luca Lenzi (Pony Shop) rounding out the podium.

Elite women

Chicago Cross #7: Mike Sherer, the elite men's winner.

Chicago Cross #7: Mike Sherer, the elite men’s winner.

Photo: Amy Dykema

In the Elite women’s race, Rebecca Much (XXX Racing/AthletiCo), the current United States U23 TT Champion plowed through the field with an effort unmatched by no other rider. She arrived solo at the line taking yet another win in the series. The battle behind laid with the chasers Holly Klug (Killjoy) second, Jessica Hill (Trail’s End Cycling) in third, Pam Loebig (Bike Reg.com) fourth and June Upshaw (Verdigris Custom Homes) completing the top five spots.

Upcoming events

The next stop for the Chicago Cyclocross Cup is the Lan Oak Park #8 scheduled for Sunday, November 16. This race will feature collegiate racing for both men and women. Additional information about his race and the series can be found by visiting www.chicrosscup.com

Photo Gallery

Results

Men’s Results| (Womens Results )

1. Mike Sherer Pony Shop
2. James Lalonde Ellis Cycles
3. Scott Mclaughlin Sram
4. Kevin Klug Killjoy
5. Luca Lenzi Pony Shop
6. Wayne Simon Verdigris Custom Homes
7. Christando Lombardo Verdigris Custom Homes
8. Michael Hemmi Bicycle Heaven
9. Kyle Jacobsen Iscorp
10. Matthew Stewart Bicycle Heaven
11. David Sachs Vq
12. Ted Ramos Get A Grip
13. Mark Mcgeen Mack
14. Matt Silvia
15. Ryan Cooper Flatlandia
16. Ara Oggoian Bicycle Heaven
17. William Nowak Target Training
18. Devon Haskell Pony Shop
19. John Dapkus Bicycle Heaven
20. Bryan Mcvey Vq
21. Chris Henning Northbrook Garner
.
Women’s Results | (Men’s Results )

1. Rebecca Much Xxx Racing Athletico
2. Holly Klug Killjoy
3. Jessica Hill Trail’s End Cycling
4. Pam Loebig Bike Reg.com
5. June Upshaw Verdigris Custom Homes
6. Debbie Pielet Albertos
7. Leah Sanda Flatlandia
8. Wendy Gaddy Albertos
9. Beth Christensen Xxx Racing Athletico
10. Heidi Sarna Xxx Racing Athletico
11. Gina Kenney Abd
12. Imelda March Team Kenda