Welcome to SoCalCross

The Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross was formed in 2005 by an informal association of  cycling clubs motivated to become the premier cyclocross series across Southern California and the nation! The Prestige Series will host 18 races over 15 weekends from of racing from San Diego to San Luis Obispo - September 2012 to January 2013.

Member Login

Lost your password?

Registration is Not Open Yet

The new site is still under development. A new interactive section is coming soon.

‘Results’

Category Archive

post: Latest SoCalCross News…
Oct 17, 2014

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 [...]

Read More

post: SOCALCROSS SERIES SIZZLES IN LONG BEACH
Oct 11, 2014

PRESTIGE SERIES ROUND 2/RACE 3... EL DORADO PARK - LONG BEACH!

SOCALCROSS SERIES SIZZLES IN LONG BEACH October 4, 2014, Long Beach, Calif. Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative Pouring rain—bring it on. Ankle-deep mud—sounds like fun. Frostbitten fingertips—just the ticket for stirring a post-race margarita. We all have our ‘cross to bear. In the SoCalCross [...]

Read More

post: NAUMAN, GRITTERS, BOURDEVAIRE KICK IT OFF IN SOCAL
Oct 02, 2014

O'Melveny Cross Weekend p/b H&S Bicycles September 27-28th

Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative unless otherwise noted The SoCal cyclocross season slipped onto the small cog in a big hurry with a doubleheader kickoff weekend at O’Melveny Park in Granada Hills. This rarely utilized facility in the northern end of the San [...]

Read More

post: Latest NEWS at SoCalCross!
Sep 17, 2014

CALIFORNIA 'CROSSERS ARE OFF AND RUNNING

SEASON NEWS COMING FAST… HERE’S THE LATEST! Aaaand…we’re off! Cyclocross racing in California is once again out of the gate and heading for turn one. The CX scene is in a full gallop in the central and northern reaches of the Golden State. Witness the [...]

Read More

post: California Cyclocross Kicks off Saturday in Sacramento!
Sep 05, 2014

A NEW GOLD RUSH FOR CALIFORNIA ‘CROSSERS

California has always been a land of opportunity. For the 2014-15 season, the opportunity for cyclocross enthusiasts throughout the Golden State to get their CX freak on is greater than ever. The reason? It’s the brand new California Cyclocross Series (CACX). Although California has nearly [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross FEVER & SEASON FINALE!
Feb 06, 2014

Cross Fever race #4 and season finale completes the season!

Things went askew for the last race of the season as the SoCalCross Crazies got together for one more race in the Southern California Cyclocross season.  150 racers came to celebrate the end of the 2013-14 season and the course made sure everyone remembered… physically [...]

Read More

post: CROSS FEVER #3: PELOTON CROSS REPORT
Jan 25, 2014

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 [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross FEVER SERIES STANDINGS
Jan 18, 2014

As we hit the finale at SoCal Cross Fever – top 3 receive special prizes next week at Series Worlds Finale – Pierce College January 26th. Here is the latest series standings counting Saturday races Cross into 2014 and Hart Park and Peloton Cross. If [...]

Read More

post: CX NATIONALS ARE HERE!
Jan 07, 2014

Stay up to date!

Let’s get excited with a slew of SoCalCrossers heading to CX National Championships in Boulder, CO! STAY UP TO DATE on CX Nationals 2014 Facebook Page on FACEBOOK STAY UP TO DATE on SoCalCrossers at CX Nationals Page on FACEBOOK LET’S GO SOCAL!!! WIN ONE… [...]

Read More

post: Latest SoCalCross News
Jan 07, 2014

SHOWDOWN WEEKEND A TIE!!!!! ... well sort of

Photos and details coming later today! For now results!

Read More

post: Report: Cross Fever #1 & SCNCA Championships
Jan 02, 2014

Four-letter words were flying during the last doubleheader weekend of 2013 CX racing in SoCal. And hats. And awnings. Small children and pets. Not to mention much of the course. The story at Lake Irvine was W.I.N.D.  It was typical fun in the sun on Saturday during [...]

Read More

post: LATEST SOCALCROSS NEWS:
Dec 20, 2013

Race Report: Santa 'Cross, SCPS # 17-18 by Phil Beckman

Race Report: Santa ‘Cross, SCPS # 17-18 by Phil Beckman PB Creative Competitors at the SoCalCross Prestige Series finale logged almost as many ups and downs as Olde Saint Nick will in just a few days. All weekend long, Santa ‘Cross was about spiraling higher [...]

Read More

post: SANTA CROSS WEEKEND-PRESTIGE SERIES FINALE
Dec 16, 2013

WEEKEND & OVERALL SERIES RESULTS

Thank you to all who have been a part of the SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES 2013!  It has been 12 weekends of cyclocross racing all coming down to Santa Cross Weekend to determine the winners! YOUTH AGE 6-9 GIRLS CHAMPION: Aria Turner YOUTH AGE 6-9 BOYS [...]

Read More

post: CXLA Cross After Dark Weekend Report!
Dec 01, 2013

Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative

Fast and Faster at CXLA! Nov. 30/Dec. 1, 2013, Los Angeles, Calif. Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative. It’s not often that road race tactics come into play at UCI cyclocross events, but then again, it’s not often that UCI events take place in Southern [...]

Read More

post: Race Report Long Beach CX Weekend
Nov 21, 2013

GRITTERS MAKES IT A DOUBLE AT LONG BEACH

By Philip Beckman/PB Creative and Kenneth Hill/Light and Shadows Photography The only thing that might stop Brandon Gritters this season is a banana daiquiri. The defending SoCalSeries Men’s Elite A champion captured two more victories during Long Beach CX Weekend, making it seven out of [...]

Read More

post: RACE REPORT: Udo Cross!
Nov 14, 2013

By Phil Beckman - PBcreative

Udo Cross presented by SPY Optic was a day to remember. Mostly, it was a day dedicated to the memory of a fallen comrade, tragically taken from his family and the cycling community in a traffic accident in early August. This race was a tribute to [...]

Read More

post: RACE REPORT: SLO Cross Weekend
Nov 08, 2013

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 [...]

Read More

post: Race Report: Spooky Kross Weekend
Oct 30, 2013

By Phil Beckman PBcreative

An axe chopping through a bedroom door. Spiked fingers slowly rising from a fetid swamp. Crimson liquid circling a bathtub drain. Fangs sinking into young, quivering neck flesh. An alien baby bursting from a writhing astronaut. A chainsaw blade spewing bits of … ahem. Sorry. [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES Leaders Board
Oct 24, 2013

PRESENTED BY VOLER TEAM APPAREL!

The 2013 SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES Leaderboard presented by Voler awards weekly jerseys and overall prizelist in over 20 categories from Youth to Masters brings you 4 races down and several more to go!  The PRESTIGE SERIES Finale is Set for Sunday December 15th at the [...]

Read More

post: SCPS4 RACE REPORT… PACIFICA CROSSFEST 2013
Oct 23, 2013

REPORT BY PHIL BECKMAN, PBCREATIVE

RACE REPORT: PACIFICA CROSSFEST OCT. 19, 2013, Camarillo, Calif. Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative. “Variety is the spice of life.” Credit one William Cowper for this age-old adage. Bill the poet would have liked the Pacifica Crossfest, had he not expired in April of [...]

Read More

post: CX at Vail Lake REPORT & RESULTS!
Oct 16, 2013

REPORT BY PHIL BECKMAN, PBCREATIVE

The third round of the 2013-14 SoCalCross Prestige Series was cool. Not cool in the meteorological meaning of the word, although it was that. “Refreshingly comfortable,” even. More appropriate, perhaps, this event was cool in an aging hippy, sang-froid, wry-smile-and-slight-head-bob sort of way. Never before [...]

Read More

post: SCPS#1: RACE REPORT CX Season Kicks Off with Rally ‘Cross!
Oct 01, 2013

RACE REPORT BY PHIL BECKMAN... PBCREATIVEONLINE.COM

Hallelujah. More than 500 of Southern California’s cyclocross faithful made a pilgrimage to Los Angeles State Historic Park the last weekend of September to celebrate the spirit of the sport and worship in the house of hurt. It marked a day on the calendar that’s [...]

Read More

post: The 2013 SoCalCross Happy Hour Tour Rolls On!
Sep 03, 2013

Nicole Duke & Ben Berden guests of honor in LA!

SoCalCross has a number of pre-season events going on now, one of which was the “Pedal ‘Cross Mulholland: 10-Speed Grinder” that took place yesterday. It staged in Calabasas at Pedalers Fork restaurant/bike shop and 10-Speed Coffee. Nice place, under bike-friendly ownership, obviously. About 60 riders [...]

Read More

post: Thanks for racing this epic 2012-13 season @SoCalCross!
Jan 01, 2013

Time to select the Best of SoCalCross!

Thanks for racing this epic 2012-13 season @SoCalCross!  With two races to go to determine our overall Series Champions: Cross into 2013 – Sunday, Dec 30th and the Prestige Series Finale – Sunday, January 6th, it’s time to submit your favorite photos and videos of [...]

Read More

post: SCNCA District CX Championships
Nov 20, 2012

Hart Park, Bakersfield, California. By SamBarn Promotions.

CLICK FOR THE OFFICIAL REPORT

Read More

post: Round Two Race Report
Oct 10, 2012

CLICK FOR THE OFFICIAL REPORT

Read More

post: Final Showdown ends the 2011-12 Season
Jan 22, 2012

Bakersfield plays host to the Season Finale & Historic Nor Cal vs. SoCal Showdown!

Great weekend ya’ll!  Congrats to our 22 Prestige Series Champions and everyone who came to be a part of the finale weekend @SoCalCross.  The 2011-12 season has been presented by SPY Optic for which we are forever to help us get to the next level.  [...]

Read More

post: SCPS #21: High Desert Cyclocross
Jan 16, 2012

A fun time in the high desert. Strong winds add to the challenge.

RACE RESULTS ARE UP! By Chris Bassett – SoCalCross Timing Race Photos by Kenneth Hill – Lights & Shadows Photography Race report by Dave Sheek – Outside All Day — SCPS 21: High Desert Cyclocross Palmdale, CA- With two weekends left in the SoCal prestige [...]

Read More

post: SCPS #20: SPYclocross @CSUSM
Jan 10, 2012

Report by Dave Sheek, OutsideAllDay.com

San Marcos, CA- While a lot of racers where attending Cyclocross National Championships this past weekend in Wisconsin and a lot of other regions have finished their cross seasons, the SoCal Prestige series continued to bring racing to all those cyclocross fanatics. Series sponsor Spy [...]

Read More

post: USA Cycling Cyclocross Nationals
Jan 05, 2012

Report on SoCalCrossers

So with USA Cycling’s Cyclocross Nationals in Madison WI this week – our California contingent of crossers is few and far between.  Attendance at Nats is way down almost half as many as the last few seasons.  The expected cold and economy of travel kept [...]

Read More

post: SCPS #17-18: Santa Cross Weekend Complete!
Dec 19, 2011

Historic All Fixed Gear & Doggie Cross Championships of the Park!

An historic weekend of CX at Santa Cross 2011 complete! Races 17 & 18 of the SoCalCross Prestige Series Presented by Spy Optic took place in the City of Los Angeles’ largest Park… Griffith Park and sat in a quaint park in Vermont Canyon next [...]

Read More

post: SCPS #18: Santa Cross Sunday! Holiday themed Prestige Series action!
Dec 18, 2011

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 [...]

Read More

post: Hart Park Cyclocross previews Showdown in January!
Dec 12, 2011

Sunday was race #16 of 22 on the Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross calendar and the first to Kern County.  The die-hard crossers made the trek as far away as San Diego and the local cross scene in the region brought many new faces [...]

Read More

post: UCI CXLA Weekend @DTLA Historic Park
Dec 06, 2011

Latest News, Results and Report

COMPLETE WEEKEND RESULTS HERE CXLA DAY ONE – RACE REPORT HERE CXLA DAY TWO – RACE REPORT HERE Weekend Videos by SoCalCross HERE Fun vids, pics, interviews HERE Thanks everyone for coming to UCI CXLA Weekend.. a Shimano Gold Crown event!  Thanks to our  weekend [...]

Read More

post: 21 District Champions crowned!
Nov 28, 2011

SCPS #13 Turkey Trot Cross brings record numbers and lucky for some

It was a day of fun in Verdugo Park in Glendale California as the 8th annual Turkey Trot Cross brought once again record numbers of ‘crossers since its inception and arguably the highest attendance of the 2011-12 Southern California Cyclocross season with over 500 participants [...]

Read More

post: Latest SoCalCross News!
Nov 20, 2011

SLO Cross #2 - Cambria... sunshine and good times!

The SLO-Nexus cycling club hosted the final race in the northern region of the Southern California PRESTIGE SERIES of Cyclocross presented by Spy Optic   The day was superb with cool crisp yet sunny conditions.  The race in Cambria was also known as SLO Cross #2.  [...]

Read More

post: Latest SoCalCross News
Nov 14, 2011

SCPS #11: Velocity Cross Race Report & Results

Results from Velocity Cross in Chino Photos by: Lights & Shadows Photography Race Report by: Dave Sheek – OutsideAllDay.com Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross presented by SPY Optic… SCPS #11: Velocity Cross… a Shimano CACX Rankings Race for Championship Showdown in Bakersfield 1.21-22.2012! November [...]

Read More

post: UCI Spooky Cross After Dark Weekend – Irvine, CA
Oct 17, 2011

WEEKEND WRAP UP!

French Champion Caroline Mani came to play ; ) Ryan Trebon and Todd Wells made for a great weekend dual! Podium Women – Day 1 Cross After Dark Men’s Overall Podium Photos by Corey Keizer Thank you all for coming to Spooky Cross After Dark [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross 2010-11 Season Ends at Hansen Dam
Jan 26, 2011

SoCalCross Fever Finale completes the season and the January 2011 Series

Some season highlights from SoCalCross 2010-11… 190 teams participated, 32 cycling clubs supported 22 races from San Diego to San Luis Obispo taking place in parks, schools, a winery, and a beach! We hosted 4 UCI elite races in CA, 1 District Championship, 1 Spooky [...]

Read More

post: Latest SoCalCross News!
Oct 11, 2010

Dot's Short Report and Race Results posted from SCPS #3:

Team Velocity hosted Round 3 of the SoCalCross Prestige Series presented by H2O Overdrive at Prado Regional Park Sunday 10.10.10. A great course laid out a nice fast start leading into a winding course through baseball and soccer fields complete with a handful of mud [...]

Read More

post: Baja Beach Practice Race Results
Sep 10, 2010

Chip Timing Results

Sept 9, 2010 – Practice Race #1 (Irvine Lake @ Baja Beach) Chip timing by mylaps.com… results are available online.

Read More
Bottom logo

© 2010 SoCalCross | Southern California Prestige Series of CycloCross. All rights reserved.