Last chance to to Ride CX Skills Drills & Practice Race before the season opener Krosstoberfest October 2nd. This is also the same venue and a great preview of the layout of the land. LOCATION: Whittier Narrows Special Events Area B next to iTennis Center [...]
JRA Bikes & Brew and Ladyface Ale Companie
SoCal Trofee #4 will visit the Pacific Ocean via Sycamore Canyon Park and some of the Backbone Ridge Route. The ride will be a mix of the mountain and canyon roads and dirt trails and roads for a FUN Summer Gravel Grinder Ride. Post ride [...]
Join us for the third Gravel Ride of the Summer: Sunday July 17th 2016
SoCal GRAVEL Trofee #3: L. A. ROUBAIX v2: Hell of the North, the third gravel ride of its Summer 2016 season, to be run on July 17, 2016. The ride, starting and finishing at The Pub at Golden Road in Atwater Village, will venture into [...]
City Cross Omnium and Golden Streets Grinder Ride headliners!
DUE to the sensitive nature of the Azusa Duarte Complex Fire and another hot weekend coming to SoCal, the 626 GOLDEN STREETS presented by Metro and SoCalCross events… the 626CX Golden Streets Irwindale HUB City Cross Cycle-Fest! and the SoCal Gravel Trofee #3: 626 Golden Streets Grinder & [...]
Meet us at the Morrison Pub across from Velo Studo Sunday May 29th!
SoCal GRAVEL Trofee #2: L. A. ROUBAIX v1, the 2nd rough road ride of its Summer 2016 season, to be run on May 29, 2016. The ride, starting and finishing at The Morrison Pub in Atwater Village, will venture into LA’s classic Greenbelt parks including: [...]
City Cross LBC & Gravel Trofee #2: LA Roubaix!
SoCalCross hosts City Cross LBC at Long Beach BikeFest! Saturday, May 7th! CITY CROSS SIGN UPS HERE! Check out blog feature at CLR Effect from last year’s edition! Join the fun on Saturday May 7th at the Long Beach BikeFest! SoCalCross to host City Cross a short [...]
Join us April 3rd, Sunday!
Join us for the 4th edition of the Pedalers Fork – 10 Speed Grinder SPRING 2016 Edition! The views are amazing this time of year so don’t miss it!
NEXT UP! SoCalCross Fever WINTER Series #2: Cross 2016 Grinder! Pasadena Foothills, Sunday January 3rd! SoCalCross Fever WINTER Series a 4-event Series mix of CX – Gravel Grinder events! #1 – Dec 27th: Woodley CX @ Woodley Park, Sepulveda Recreation Area #2 – Jan 3rd [...]
Plus results from CACX Championship Weekend at the Greek!
NEXT UP! SoCalCross Prestige Series Races 15: Series Final Santa Cross! Holiday-themed 1.5x points to determine Prestige Series Winners! SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES CYCLO-CROSS returns to Orange County for the finals this Sunday December 13th! A HOLIDAY CELEBRATION with lots of sand, a run up, heckling, [...]
LONG BEACH EDITION! Nov 21-22nd UCI CXLA Weekend heads to Long Beach – El Dorado East Regional Park! Don’t miss two days of UCI cyclocross action heads to the City of Long Beach! Sadly, we could not host this year’s edition of CXLA at the [...]
Featured Q&A Elite SoCalCrossers
Last weekend, the SoCalCross Prestige Series returned to Long Beach’s El Dorado Park for Krosstoberfest. This was the sixth year the park hosted the series, and it was once again a winner. Situated amongst the trees and beside a tranquil lake, the course, according to [...]
SEASON OPENER: AUTUMN CROSS AT VERDUGO PARK! A great day was had by all at the warm first weekend in Fall appropriately names Autumn Cross kicked off at Verdugo Park in Glendale. 400+ riders strong came to the famed championship CX course. Thanks to everyone [...]
Grab a cowbell or two for the Nation’s Biggest Cyclocross Series right here at Southern California Cyclocross
The SoCalCross Prestige Series, often referred to as the Nation’s biggest cyclocross racing series, bursts onto the scene this Sunday, September 27, 2015 at Verdugo Park in Glendale, California. The series features 14 weekends of racing stopping in San Luis Obispo, San Diego County, Orange [...]
Pedaler's Fork 10 Speed Grinder July 19th!
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SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES FINALE!
Join us Sunday for Santa Cross another Holiday-themed classic and the 2014 SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES Final Champions will be crowned! Best 8 races count points value 1.5x for Sunday’s race. Don’t miss the SoCalCross Fever Series 2014-15 starting with Cross into 2015 Dec 28th also part [...]
NAUMAN, BOURDEVAIRE GIVE THANKS AT TURKEY TROT November 30, 2014, Glendale, Calif…. Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative The legend of the Turkey Trot ‘Cross grew wings in 2014, as an already engaging course was made even more rousing with the arrival of the [...]
CYCLO-CROSS comes to the City of Los Angeles stellar Griffith Park!
WORLD CLASS CYCLOCROSS COMPETITION RETURNS TO GRIFFITH PARK AT THE GREEK THEATER THIS WEEKEND Altadena, California, Nov. 19, 2014 — One of Southern California’s grandest and most prestigious cycling events is on tap for this coming weekend, November 21-22-23, hosted at the City of Los [...]
NABRA Championship Saturday in Riverside! Co-hosted by the Inland Empire Bicycling Alliance!
November 8, 2014, Riverside Calif. Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative Saturday was a landmark occasion for the SoCalCross Prestige Series. “Anza Crossing” presented by Jenson USA became the first CX event in the Inland Empire city of Riverside. Located at Martha McLean-Anza Narrows [...]
RARE EARTH AT SOCAL’S PELOTON CROSS
November 1, 2014, Ojai, Calif. Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative “Be careful what you wish for, because you just might get it.” It’s an old, untraceable phrase dripping with philosophical caution. Many literature nerds will cite the author W.W. Jacobs as having coined [...]
SPOOKY CROSS RECAP PLUS OJAI IS THE PLACE TO BE THIS WEEKEND FOR CX & GRAVEL GRINDING!
Went to a Halloween party the other night and a cyclocross race broke out. The sixth edition of Spooky Cross had the distinction of being Round 5 of the SoCalCross Prestige Series, this year haunting the Baja Beach Club area of Irvine Lake on the [...]
IRVINE LAKE THE PLACE FOR SPOOKY CROSS WEEKEND FESTIVITIES One of the most popular stops on the SoCalCross Prestige Series schedule takes place this coming weekend. It’s the sixth edition of the legendarySpooky Cross! Spooky happens this year at Irvine Lake, with afternoon/evening CX madness [...]
RACE #4 MOVES TO EL DORADO PARK FOR KROSS-TOBER-FEST
SoCalCrossers have a doubleheader of a different nature to look forward to this weekend. On Saturday, 10/19, The SoCalCross Prestige Series is partnering with the Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition and the National Forest Foundation to present El Grande Fondo Angeles Crest. This is a road cycling ride [...]
Don't miss 2014-15 Southern California Cyclocross Season Kick-Off SEPT 27-28th!
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By Phil Beckman, PBCreative.com
Postcard from the Pacific’s edge: “Having a great time, wish you were here.” Just a quick note to the rest of the cold and/or wet northern hemisphere: yes, we are still racing cyclocross in SoCal, and yes, we’re doing it with unzipped jerseys and absolutely [...]
UCI CXLA Cross After Dark coming to Los Angeles State Historic Park 11.30 to 12.1!
UCI CXLA Cross After Dark coming to Los Angeles State Historic Park 11.30 to 12.1! Don’t miss the fun as the SoCalCross brings you UCI internationally sanctioned elite Women Men and Junior Men main events this weekend bringing to LA some of the best cyclocross [...]
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SAN LUIS OBISPO
Words and photos by Kenneth Hill/Light and Shadows Photography. – SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES round seven on Saturday of SLO Cross Weekend in San Luis Obispo was considered an “off” weekend by many. The first third of the season had been conducted at an intense pace, and considering [...]
Dot's thots... promoter update!
First of all, thank you to everyone who has bled for this Series from racer to supporter to promoter to sponsor to volunteer! It takes all of us to make Southern California Cyclocross With that said, we are now officially one quarter to one third [...]
USA Cycling ranking points, Doggie Cross, Santa's Team Relay Race, Joy Ride Around the Park
SCPS #17 Saturday of of Santa Cross Weekend is in the books taking place at the city of Los Angeles’ Griffith Park. There was lots to do including of course CX racing but the day added a couple twists like a Scavenger hunt ride in [...]