U.S. pro road nationals

Inside Cycling with John Wilcockson: Time trialists take center stage

There’s perhaps no better indication of an athlete’s strength and form than time-trial performances. There were three major TTs this past weekend, and they were all won by riders from teams in the Anglo Empire: Brad Wiggins of Team Sky at Germany’s Tour of Bavaria; David Millar of Garmin-Cervélo at the Giro d’Italia; and Dave Zabriskie, also of Garmin, at the U.S. national TT championship.

U.S. pro analysis: Where were the late attacks in Greenville?

GREENVILLE, South Carolina (VN) – George Hincapie is one of the best men in the world out of a small group sprint. The 37-year-old BMC Racing veteran has proven it with wins in classics, tour stages and national championships over his nearly 18 years in the professional peloton. So, why did Matthew Busche, Ted King […]

Jeremy Powers recovering from crash at nationals

GREENVILLE, South Carolina (VN) – Jeremy Powers was recovering Monday evening from injuries sustained in a crash early in the U.S. pro road championships. The Jelly Belly-Kenda rider was thought to have broken ribs in a crash that caught him from behind.

2011 USA Cycling pro road championships results

  • 1. Matthew Busche, Team RadioShack, in 4.28:02
  • 2. George Hincapie, BMC Racing Team, in
  • 3. Ted King, Liquigas-Cannondale, in 4.28:04
  • 4. Tejay Van Garderen, HTC-Highroad, in 4.28:09
  • 5. Kyle Wamsley, Bissell Cycling, in 4.29:31