How The Race Was Won: Koppenbergcross
The latest stop on cyclocross’s BPost Bank Trofee series includes a portion of the famous Koppenberg from Tour of Flanders, so what better time to take a look at this unique discipline? Tactics and pack dynamics will seem familiar, but as the laps roll on, ‘cross-specific skills, well-timed attacks, and strangely enough, lapped riders will all […]
The Week in Bike #42 – Why Cook Leftovers?
As he noted on Tumblr earlier this week, Cosmo found Matthias Brändle’s Hour Record attempt a welcome distraction from stories that seem to sound…familiar around this time of year. It’s important to pick out on new distinctions in the headlines, be they different concepts in how to manage the sport, or new takes on dodging the doping rap. We […]
Australian Cyclocross National Championships 2014
The 2nd National Cyclocross championships were held on Saturday in on a sunny Adelaide winter’s day. Defending Champions Lisa Jacobs and Allan Iacuone were in attendance along with a who’s who of Australian CX, including national series leaders, April McDonough and Chris Jongewaard, and notable riders including Terri Rhodes, Melissa Anset, Adrian Jackson, Paul Redenbach […]
In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Grass fire cuts short stage 4 of the Tour of the Murray River; Katrin Garfoot takes bronze in the women’s Commonwealth Games ITT; Rohan Dennis takes silver in the men’s Commonwealth Games ITT; Acquarone – “Someone forged my signature. RCS controls should have spotted it”; […]
For the love of mud teaser
Benedict Campbell, who spent twenty years working as a photographer in the advertising industry, has released the second teaser of his cyclocross film called “For the Love of Mud”. You can see his first trailer here. No word on when the film is to be released, but we’ll keep you posted.
In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: National Cyclocross Series wrap-up, rounds 1 and 2; Sergio Henao out for the season with fractured knee; Nacer Bouhanni left out of Tour de France line-up, likely to leave FDJ.fr; Omega Pharma-QuickStep announces Tour de France team; Preview of the Giro Rosa; How to position […]