From Velo News: Elle Anderson (California Giant-Specialized) and Jeremy Powers (Rapha-Focus) won the first round of the Great Brewers Gran Prix of Gloucester on Saturday.

The first races of the Shimano New England Professional Cyclocross Series presented by Verge were run in dry, dusty and fast conditions at the seaside Stage Fort Park in Gloucester, Massachusetts.

Helen Wyman (Kona Factory Racing) took charge early in the women’s race. But Anderson, Gabby Durrin (Rapha-Focus), and Crystal Anthony (Optum-Kelly Benefit Strategies) matched her move for move, with Caroline Mani (Raleigh-Clement) and Meredith Miller (California Giant-Specialized) chasing. Read more at Velo news

Also read a report from day two’s racing at Velo News