Category Archives: cyclocross

Kona Announces 2014 Team Roster

Long known as one of the cycling industry’s most interesting, eclectic and diverse collections of international athletes, the Kona Team returns in 2014 more focused, while introducing a new member in Andrew Crimmins, one of the fastest junior DH racers … Continue reading

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Bike & Trekking (Netherlands) Test the Jake: “De Kona Jake is veel meer dan een cyclocrossfiets”

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British Cyclocross Championships

Spoiler Alert! Helen Wins!

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Rad Racing at US Cyclocross Nationals

Team manager Jim Brown reports: RRNW took on Boulder, Colorado’s Valmont Bike Park last weekend at the US National Cyclocross Championships. 15 riders, 3 staff, and an armada of helpful parents took on the challenge. On Friday all of the … Continue reading

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Helen Wyman and the Root Canal

The Root Canal to Victory So it was National Championships weekend and I was relaxing at home in Belgium on Thursday night. I don’t really get stressed about nationals, I’ve done pretty well at nationals, and over the years I’ve … Continue reading

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Helen Wins British National Champs!

Helen Wyman (Kona) notched up her eighth National Championship title in nine years when she demolished the field to win the 2014 title race in Derby on Sunday. Having won every race from 2006-2012, Wyman was beaten by rival Nikki … Continue reading

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Kona Super Grassroots rider Webber Wins Scramble

I’ve covered a lot of miles in pursuit of cyclocross over recent weeks, and Sunday saw the longest drive yet – a five hour round trip to take part in the aptly-named Broome Heath Scramble near Bungay in North Suffolk. … Continue reading

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Helen 3rd at Azencross, Leads Bpost Bank series

World champion Marianne Vos exacted her revenge on the technical circuit in Loenhout, Belgium, on Friday when she topped Katie Compton at Azencross. Vos (Rabobank) was best in the heavy mud, keeping Compton (Trek Cyclocross Collective) at bay a day … Continue reading

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Helen Second at Bpost Bank Trofee, Essen

Sanne Cant (Enerthem-BKCP) prevailed in a three-up battle with Helen Wyman (Kona) and Nikki Harris (Telenet-Fidea), while American Maureen Bruno Roy (Bob’s Red Mill-Seven Cycles) cracked the top 10 in her return to European racing, finishing ninth. Wyman continues to … Continue reading

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Rad Racing’s Nolan Brady off to Europe

Rad Racing NW team member Nolan Brady leaves next Tuesday to venture into the “Motherland” of Cyclocross… Belgium. He will be there for 2 weeks in the trenches with the best in the world. Nolan is coming off of the … Continue reading

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Matthew Webber Super Grassroots Double ‘Cross Weekend

It was a double-header last weekend, with an eastern League race at Grafham on Saturday and a London League event at Penshurst on Sunday. I’m feeling pretty tired right now, but I’m glad I made the effort and pleased with … Continue reading

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Kona’s Dale Plant 2nd at the WA State CX Champs Cat 1/2 45+

Kona USA rep Dale Plant reports: After a rough start in traffic and then getting taken out in a crash in an icy corner on the first lap, I battled back (complete with a bruised and bloody knee) with the … Continue reading

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