The rider from Québec rides to victory in the men's race, with Geoff Kabush taking second and Aaron Schooler placing third.
Gagne returns to 'cross after four years away from the discipline, and he's expecting to make a splash at Canadian nationals this month.
Raphael Gagne and Catharine Pendrel win a hot series finale in Colorado Springs to claim the overall U.S. Cup mountain bike series titles
Anthony takes off from the gun and holds her edge to the line, but Gagne had to bounce back from a late crash
Gagne repeats his victory of Saturday while the entire women's podium stages an encore in upstate New York
Gagne and Van Gilder take the flowers in round one of the upstate New York cyclocross
The Rapha-Focus rider overpowered a four-man lead group in the final lap of the men's race, taking the win with plenty of time to celebrate