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.

SoCalCross News

Blog Updates

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: SCPS#1/2: O’Melveny Cross p/b H&S Bicycles!
Sep 19, 2014

Don't miss 2014-15 Southern California Cyclocross Season Kick-Off SEPT 27-28th!

CROSS IS COMING!  CROSS IS HERE!  HEAD TO THE HILLS… GRANADA HILLS THAT IS! TWO DAYS SO NO ONE MISSES OUT! GET YOUR 10-RACE VIP SERIES PASSES INCLUDE SEASON TIMING CHIP AND SEASON NUMBER! SIGN UP FOR SERIES 10 RACE PASS at BIKE REG.COM SIGN [...]

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: Southern California Cyclocross 2014-15
Sep 07, 2014

SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES and CROSS FEVER SERIES CALENDAR

SAVE $ WITH SEASON PASSES: ON SALE NOW!

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 NEWS 2014!
Sep 04, 2014

SoCalCross HAPPY HOUR TOUR is in full swing!

The 2014 SoCalCross Happy Hour Tour is in full swing with weekly pre-season events taking place across SoCal!  Stay up to date on all the latest events and details on Facebook We’ve already had some great events so far: Happy Hour at H&S Bicycles in [...]

Read More

post: 2014-15 SoCalCross Calendar in the works!
Aug 05, 2014

Welcome to the 2014-14 Southern California Cyclocross season!  Here is a glimpse of the 2014-15 SoCalCross Calendar in the works!  We’re finalizing details with updated calendar and registration to open Labor Day Weekend!  We’ve got new and improved Series VIP Passes and virtual registration on [...]

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: Latest SoCalCross News!
Jan 02, 2014

Nor Cal vs So Cal…the race is ON!

Nor Cal vs So Cal…the race is ON! Crossers from around the state will be converging on Bakersfield this weekend Jan 4th and 5th for the 4th Annual Nor Cal vs So Cal State Cross Championships and round 2 of the SoCalCross Fever Series. Bragging [...]

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: It’s a New Series for a New Year!
Dec 26, 2013

'Cross Into 2014

It’s a New Series for a New Year! “‘Cross Into 2014″ Kicks Off Cross Fever! You have to admit, it was a little odd not having a cyclocross event to go to last weekend. Sleeping in late, watching a little football, even reading the Sunday paper, for crying [...]

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: LATEST SoCalCross NEWS
Dec 11, 2013

Weekend Report: Hart Park Cyclocross

SoCalCross Prestige Series competitors received a shock to the system during the penultimate weekend of the 2013-14 schedule. After sweating through the first 14 events in what has been a very warm, dry season, the locals got a taste of what most of the world [...]

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: SCPS12: Turkey Trot Cross Race Report
Nov 29, 2013

Don’t you just hate it when your Thanksgiving guests stomp your turkey, fling sweet potatoes against the wall and use cranberry sauce to give Fido a fauxhawk? The SoCalCross Prestige Series had some visitors like that at the 10th edition of the Turkey Trot CX. [...]

Read More

post: Happy Turkey Day and don’t miss… CXLA Weekend!
Nov 27, 2013

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 [...]

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: El Monte RV Partners with SoCalCross 2013-14 Season!
Nov 08, 2013

We want to welcome El Monte RV as our Travel Partner for the 2013-14 SoCalCross Season providing package discounts for our racers!  Check it out!

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: PRESTIGE SERIES One Third Down… SLO to go!
Oct 31, 2013

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 [...]

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: SCPS2: Action Heats Up at Velocity Cross
Oct 09, 2013

RACE REPORT BY PHIL BECKMAN – PBcreative It was another day of fun in the sun at Velocity Cross, the second round of the 2013-14 SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES season. Many thanks go out to event host Team Velocity, as well as Series sponsors SPY Optic and Voler Team [...]

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: SoCalCross Prestige Series 2013-14
Jul 22, 2013

Season kicks off September 28-29th in Downtown Los Angeles

THE SCHEDULE!!! REGISTRATION IS OPEN – CLICK HERE! The SoCalCross Prestige Series 2013-14 season will soon return for its 8th year with a full schedule of exciting events beginning in late September and running into January of 2014. We’ll be touching down at a wide [...]

Read More

post: Be a part of SoCalCross 2013-14
Mar 22, 2013

SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: Dot@SoCalCross.org

Read More

post: SOCALCROSS SEASON ON THE LINE AT THE PRESTIGE SERIES FINALE
Jan 03, 2013

Championships to be decided Sunday, January 6th.

After 17 events in the span of less than four months, it all comes down to this: the 2012-13 SoCalCross Prestige Series Finale. On Sunday, January 6th, season championships will be awarded in 22 categories at Pierce College in Woodland Hills. This event carries considerable [...]

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: Cross Into 2013 at the Baja Beach Club near Irvine Lake
Dec 27, 2012

All New Venue for SoCalCross for Round 17

The crime: one cup of hot chocolate with whipped cream. The time: return gifts for an hour and a half. The crime: two large, iced gingerbread men. The time: take down outdoor Christmas lights for an hour. The crime: inhaling a turkey dinner with sweet [...]

Read More

post: SANTA CROSS RACERS’ LAST HURDLES BEFORE THE HOLIDAY BREAK
Dec 12, 2012

Bicyclists looking for something different to do, or deals, bargain hunting, sports fans – here’s your FREE ticket to The Greek!  The Who are some of the world’s best cyclists, not the band.  What’s not on second, but running, jumping, biking, racing up and down [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross – The final stretch home.
Dec 09, 2012

The UCI CXLA Weekend complete, the Series turns SoCalCrossers North to Los Olivos and San Luis Obispo.

Memories of the season and the pinnacle at CXLA Weekend brought the star-power to the rain-soaked weekend of mud and at night.  What a weekend.  The Prestige Series represents racing from San Diego to San Luis Obispo so northbound racers chased points first at the [...]

Read More

post: CXLA WEEKEND DAY 1: UCI CROSS AFTER DARK FINALE!
Dec 01, 2012

The UCI Elite Racing hosts first ever JUNIOR Men's elite race in SoCal and Cross After Dark Finale elite men and women!

Cross After Dark Series Heads to Final Race CXLA Hosts a Repeat Battle for Overall Men’s Title The nationwide Cross After Dark cyclocross series winds up in downtown Los Angeles next Saturday after a season long battle between the top racers in the U.S.  Racers will [...]

Read More

post: CXLA TO FOCUS ON WOMEN & JUNIORS
Nov 30, 2012

This event is not only about the big-name guys and gals.

Despite all you may have read, heard and seen regarding the outrageous amount of world-level racing taking place this weekend at CXLA, a high degree of attention is also being focused on women and junior riders and racers. You probably know that CXLA features the [...]

Read More

post: STEPPING UP FOR EQUALITY IN WOMEN’S CYCLING
Nov 29, 2012

SoCalCross Welcomes Cardo Systems

The SoCalCross Prestige Series is delighted to announce that Cardo Systems will now be a vital part of Elite Women’s cyclocross racing during the upcoming CXLA Weekend. This event takes place December 1-2, 2012, at Los Angeles State Historic Park and features two days of [...]

Read More

post: STARS WILL BE SHINING DURING CROSS AFTER DARK
Nov 29, 2012

More big names being added to start lists

It’s going to be a high-powered evening under the lights at Los Angeles State Historic Park on Saturday. Every time we take a look at the start lists for both the UCI Elite Men’s and Elite Women’s classes our heart rates jump a few BPM. [...]

Read More

post: BE A PART OF CYCLING HISTORY AT LOS ANGELES STATE HISTORIC PARK
Nov 28, 2012

A big weekend of firsts

Los Angeles State Historic Park received its designation primarily because in the late 1800s this location was one of the most important railway hubs on the West Coast. After the first weekend in December its historical significance will need to be re-written to include the [...]

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: ROUNDS 9 & 10 RACE REPORTS
Nov 13, 2012

Storm the Beach by Celo Pacific and SPYclocross by Ranchos Cycling Team

CLICK FOR THE OFFICIAL REPORT

Read More

post: Round 4-5 Race Report
Oct 24, 2012

Spooky Cross Weekend presented by Jenson USA, SPY, Squareone and Planet Bike

CLICK FOR THE OFFICIAL REPORT Thank you SoCalCycling.com! Watch the Elite Men race for UCI points at the SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES – UCI Spooky Cross A super exciting race with a finish you have to see!

Read More

post: Round Two Race Report
Oct 10, 2012

CLICK FOR THE OFFICIAL REPORT

Read More

post: MEET THE PR GEEK
Oct 04, 2012

See you at the races

Phil Beckman, Public Relations Manager. Seriously? I am going to get in your face. If you’re participating in the 2012-13 SoCalCross Prestige Series, it’s going to happen sooner or later. Maybe a lot. By January you’ll likely be ready to punch me in the throat. [...]

Read More

post: SCPS 2011-12 Photo of the Season Contest
Jan 30, 2012

RULES:  Vote for you favorite 3 photos by “liking”. Contest ends Monday 11:59pm Pacific. Winners announced Tuesday… win swag from our series sponsors… SPY Optic, Shimano, and Jenson USA! Got a pic that you’d like to add to the Best of? Post on this page [...]

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: Crossin’ to 2012… and the last ‘cross race of the year!
Dec 31, 2011

Race report by Dave Sheek/OutsideAllDay.com

Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross – SCPS 19: Cross 2012 Woodland Hills, CA- This always-popular SoCal Prestige Series event on the grounds of Pierce College is usually the last race of the season but with National Championships moving to January and Masters Worlds in [...]

Read More

post: Happy Holidays to All!
Dec 24, 2011

Thanks for racing SoCalCross!

As we take this weekend off for the Christmas weeeknd, we want to thank you for racing SoCalCross and wish you a very Happy Holidays!  Many great memories were made with 18 races in 3 months from San Diego to San Luis Obispo.  As we [...]

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: SCPS #17: Santa Cross Weekend – Saturday: CXLA-Live at the Greek! Championships of the Park
Dec 16, 2011

Scavenger Hunt Ride by Cadence! First ever Fixed Gear CX race! After Party!

Prestige Series Race #17 presented by Spy Optic and Day One of two days of cyclocross at Vermont Canyon Park at Griffith Park to include:  DOWNLOAD SATURDAY’S FLYER  HERE ABR Championships of the Park presented by Cadence! One Day Prestige Series category championships and first [...]

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: Fun Things to do as part of CXLA Weekend…
Dec 03, 2011

Race, Recreate, Advocate... the bicycle!

Hope you can make it to CXLA!  Check out the festival, take the metro Goldline to Chinatown Station less than 50 pedaling-yards from the park entrance.  discover DTLA by bicycle with rides Sat and Sun at 10am short spins of the LA River route, Arts [...]

Read More

post: UCI CXLA Weekend Update – Latest details
Dec 01, 2011

Eary Registration Packet Pick up - Golden Saddle Cyclery! Happy Hour - Friday 6pm-8pm.

Due to the very strong wind storm, course building has been delayed a bit.  Course inspection tomorrow may not be completely ready until late in the day,  feel free to stop by to check out the Park and get in some inspection.  Meet the Pros [...]

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: LIVE! Long Beach Cyclo-Fest
Nov 06, 2011

El Dorado Park

Race results posted here Download results here (pdf) Fun times in Long Beach… in the rain!   The morning began at 8am with our benefit run for Miller’s Children’s Hospital in Long Beach.  Just as the run began, so did the rain.  Steady light showers came [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross Latest News!
Oct 31, 2011

SAN DIEGO double Weekend... SPYclocross and Adams Avenue CX

Results are up on http://socalcross.org/results or can be found here: Spyclocross (pdf) Adams Avenue (pdf) 2 days of racing brought over 500 racers to San Diego County this weekend.  Many new faces came to play.  Many accomplished athletes from other disciplines… triathlon and moto-x.  Chris [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross NORTH double the fun!
Oct 24, 2011

The Prestige Series headed North to Los Olivos and San Luis Obispo!

What a fun weekend… as things heated up literally!  The Southern California Prestige Series presented by SPY Optic brought round 6 and 7 North for a weekend double header in Los Olivos and San Luis Obispo.   Both events saw their highest attendance on record.  [...]

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: Announcing UCI Spooky Cross Weekend!
Oct 10, 2011

TWO DAYS OF WORLD-CLASS CYCLOCROSS RACING AND LOADS OF FUN!

If you are planning on registering on race day for Spooky Cross be aware that the Saturday 4:00 (Men A / Masters Men A / Men B) field is nearly at the field limit and expected to sell out. The Masters Men B 35/45 and [...]

Read More

post: 2011 Temecula Cyclo-fest Weekend!
Oct 04, 2011

Single Speed, Super D, M2M Women's Ride, SCPS: Krosstoberfest!

JOIN US AT VAIL LAKE RESORT in TEMECULA October 7-9th for the 2011 Temecula Cyclo-fest Weekend! LOTS of fun for all!  Make friends, bring the family and your bicycles and enjoy the Lake… all while making a difference!  Saturday: SoCal Endurance will be hosting Super [...]

Read More

post: Latest SoCalCross News!
Sep 26, 2011

Round 2 Pacifica Crossfest...

Allison Mann (Rock N Road) took the elite women’s race and Sid Taberlay (Kenda/H2O Overdrive) took the win in the elite men’s race.  Best of luck to Sid as he raced his last SoCalCross race for now and heads back to his homeland of Australia.  [...]

Read More

post: Latest SoCalCross News! Prestige Series 2011-12
Sep 19, 2011

DTLA Historic Cyclo-fest kicks off the season!

Photos by Dan Munson! Post your photos on our SoCalCross Flickr Group and SoCalCross videos on YouTube or Vimeo… tag as: “SoCalCross” to win in prizes for the best photo and video of the week! SOCALCROSS KICKS OFF 2011-12 SEASON @LOS ANGELES STATE HISTORIC PARK [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross Latest News!
Aug 15, 2011

The Earlybird Cyclocross Ride and Happy Hour Tour rolls on… a series of cyclocross clinics and rides from San Diego to San Luis Obispo hosted by the Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross and is meant to educate new riders while increasing awareness of this [...]

Read More

post: Introducing the 2011-12 Southern California Cyclocross SEASON!!!
Aug 01, 2011

Here is the action packed 17-week season from San Diego to San Luis Obispo!

Introducing the CALENDAR FOR THE 2011-12 Southern California Cyclocross SEASON!!! Over 20 races compromise the action packed 17-week season from San Diego to San Luis Obispo including:  lots of Prestige Series Races, 2 weekends of four UCI Races, California qualifiers for the end of season [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross 2011-12 Calendar to be released August 1st
Jun 30, 2011

20 weekends of cyclocross action from San Diego to San Luis Obispo including two UCI weekends: Cross After Dark: Spooky Cross Night Race & CXLA: Live at the Greek

20 weekends of cyclocross action from San Diego to San Luis Obispo including two UCI weekends: Cross After Dark: Spooky Cross Night Race & CXLA: Live at the Greek

Read More

post: Now that CX is over, it’s time to race!
Feb 12, 2011

Now that the cyclocross season is in hybernation for the next 8 months, cyclists find their stride in other facets of cycling including: Road, BMX, Mountain Bike and Triathlon.  SoCalCross Prestige and Cross Fever Youth (under 10 years old) Champion Brody McDonald (Omega Bike Shop) [...]

Read More

post: SoCalCross 2010-11 Season Complete!
Jan 30, 2011

Langtown Super Prestigious Ride & World Championship party wrap up:

Cyclocross season is now complete after today’s Langtown Super Prestigious Ride & World Championship party including a Muddy MTB ride, Best of Awards, and Mini-CX race complete with “pit stop” The Ryan family was recognized for their achievements in cycling… Kendall Ryan off to race [...]

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: SoCalCross Fever Race #2: NorCal SoCal Showdown
Jan 17, 2011

Photos (c) Kenneth Hill/Lights & Shadows Photography SoCalCross Fever Race #2 – became more than a local race to keep racers ‘crossin’ into January and cure our Cross Fever, it became the first ever Nor Cal Vs. So Cal Championship points challenge as race director, [...]

Read More

post: California Cyclocross Championship
Jan 15, 2011

The Showdown Begins Sunday!

Nor Cal vs. So Cal cross showdown ready to roll Sunday, Sunday, Sunday!!! Hart Park in Bakersfield will be the site for the anticipated throwdown showdown…Nor Cal vs. So Cal in a region take all state Cyclocross championships. The flags are waiving, the beer tent [...]

Read More

post: SoCal CROSS FEVER Series
Dec 24, 2010

LATEST SOCALCROSS UPDATE: Coming January 9th 2011!

THE 2011 JANUARY SOCALCROSS FEVER SERIES BEGINS THIS SUNDAY, JANUARY 9TH at Mt. San Antonio College in Walnut just south of where the 57 meets the 10 freeway.  Now in its 3rd season, the Cross Fever Series began as a way to take the cyclocross [...]

Read More

post: Santa Cross… a mud-fest celebration!
Dec 21, 2010

The muddiest race perhaps on record in Southern California brings an end to the 2010 Prestige Series

Enjoy these videos from your fellow SoCalCrossers/family/friends!  Don’t forget to tag your videos as:  “SoCalCross” to live on in infamy! A special video – family project – great job to Isa Ortega for going to her first CX National Championship!  Hoorah!!!

Read More

post: Prestige Series Finale – Santa Cross expecting mud and rain!
Dec 17, 2010

Bring your BBQ, Best Brew, Warm portable shower, Bucket and scrub brush! Who's got the hotub???

Hello All, It is going to be a wet race. We expect mud and more mud. We will have bike wash ready at the entrance of the race course, but if you have a scrub brush and bucket or a portable washer of your own [...]

Read More

post: CX National Championship Wrap Up
Dec 12, 2010

Congratulations to all who braved the cold (relative to SoCal) at the 2010 USA Cycling’s CX National Championships!  Special congrats go out to: Alexis Ryan (The TEAM – SoCalCross) Jr Women  17-18 National Champion, Mark Noble (MetalMTN) 2nd place 45-49 men, Bob Llamas (Montrose Bike [...]

Read More

post: SCPS 15-16 Weekend Wrap Up
Dec 06, 2010

Families play host this first week of December 2010

Rounds 15 and 16 of the 2010 SoCalCross Prestige Series of Cyclocross presented by H2O Overdrive brought racers two fun-filled days of fast-flowing courses as the final double weekend of the season concluded.  The hosts for both races were families and although over 100 miles [...]

Read More

post: 25 District Champions crowned at the Gene Galindo Memorial Turkey Trot Cross!
Nov 29, 2010

Round 14 of the Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross

photo (c) Corey Keizer Pro MTBer Allison Mann wins Elite Women’s CX title photo (c) Pat Benson World Champ MTBer, Brian Lopes wins Elite Men’s CX title! 25 champions were crowned from Juniors to Masters and elite.  This holiday race brought a load of cyclocross [...]

Read More

post: SCPS 12/13: Dirt Club & Convert Cross Weekend
Nov 20, 2010

WEEKEND WRAP UP & RESULTS

SCPS 12: Dirt Club Cross was blessed in the morning with a short downpour just before the Junior’s race.  Suddenly the rain stopped and voila!  The rain stopped – the clouds opened up the sky to blue skies and sunshine!  It was a great race [...]

Read More

post: Latest SoCalCross News!
Nov 15, 2010

Long Beach and Cambria bring new racers and CX pride!

Cyclocross in Southern California is alive!  With only 5 weeks to go in the Prestige Series season (2010), a record number of new racers came to Long Beach to ‘try cross’ – and Round 10 hosted by Long Beach’s own cycling club Velo Allegro treated [...]

Read More

post: UCI CYLOCROSS LA: Live at the Greek
Nov 08, 2010

WEEKEND WRAP UP & RESULTS

Well, we did it. I have never guessed it would happen the way it did, but we pulled off two UCI weeknds in Southern California.  A few years ago a small breed of crossers spent the Fall racing and then hanging out and having a [...]

Read More

post: LATEST SOCALCROSS NEWS!
Nov 01, 2010

SCPS #9: UCI CYCLOCROSS LA WEEKEND: LIVE AT THE GREEK, 11/6-7th...

SoCalCross Prestige Series takes center stage this weekend bringing you some of the best talent from around the country and the best in California! Join us for this magical weekend in the magical setting of Vermont Canyon at the Greek Theatre in Griffith Park.

Read More

post: LATEST SOCALCROSS NEWS!
Oct 30, 2010

SOCALCROSS HITS HALFWAY POINT IN THE SERIES FROM THE VINEYARDS TO THE SEA

Don’t miss this weekend’s SoCalCross action as the Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross hits the halfway point of the 2010 season! The Series will put to the test the outer lying regions to build their local communities by hosting races on the same weekend [...]

Read More

post: SPCS 5-6: Spooky Cross & SLO Cross Weekend Update
Oct 24, 2010

Dot's Short Report:

SPOOKY CROSS 2010 – Full Moon Brings the Best of Cyclocross to So Cal! The 3rd Annual Spooky Cross in Irvine also marked Round 5 of the SoCalCross Prestige Series presented by H2O Overdrive.  Lots to talk about… highlights:  the first ever Kids & Canines [...]

Read More

post: SCPS #6: SLO Cross #1 – El Chorro Regional Park
Oct 22, 2010

Sun Oct 24 2010 Start Time: 8:15 AM

Join us Sunday, October 24th for the 2010-11 SoCalCross Prestige Series stop number 6: SLO Cross #1 at El Chorro Regional Park! Racing for all levels! Looking forward to some fun and quality cyclocross racing! All proceeds will go to the San Luis Obispo County Bicycle Coalition and San [...]

Read More

post: SCPS 4 – Los Angeles Cross @ O’Melveny Park
Oct 17, 2010

Dot's Short Report

What a great Saturday of cyclocross racing… a balmy-drizzly morning – we missed the rain by one day… again.   It was a special day as the City of Los Angeles made this event part of their mission to get more people on bikes.  Having cycling [...]

Read More

post: CX National Championships Dec 8-12th Bend, Oregon
Oct 12, 2010

Online Reg Opens today - Oct 12th

SoCalCrosser SLIDESHOW at 2009 CX National Championships USA Cycling Cyclo-cross Nationals returns to Bend with new course 55-59 Masters winner Paul Curley drops into one of the short, steep descents at the 2009 Cyclo-cross Nationals. Photo: Ben Ross Bend, Ore. — Visit Bend and the [...]

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: Latest SoCalCross News!
Oct 08, 2010

Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross is presented by: H2O Overdrive

UCI Elite Racing – Day One Video by Mark Colton/The TEAM SoCalCross SoCalCross Presented by H2O Overdrive Rolls On… Three races down on the SoCalCross Prestige Series Event Calendar.  Wow!  How exciting it all is.  With Krosstober-Fest our first ever UCI C2  Race Weekend in [...]

Read More

post: SCPS 2: KROSSTOBERFEST UCI C2 Double Header presented by Focus Bicycles
Oct 05, 2010

WEEKEND WRAP UP & RESULTS

UCI Elite Racing – Day One Video by Mark Colton/The TEAM SoCalCross Southern California UCI Weekend – Kross-toberfest Presented by Focus Bicycles: It turned out to be a stirring weekend of competition in California. It was more than just racing this weekend and Bonelli park, [...]

Read More

post:
Oct 04, 2010

Latest SoCalCross News!

Southern California UCI Weekend – Kross-toberfest Presented by Focus Bicycles: KROSS-TOBERFEST DAY ONE REPORT: Sat 10.2 Humid temperatures and morning rains brought some mud to Southern California (SoCal) for the first UCI double-header weekend the area has seen in two years. The mud was literally [...]

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

post: SCPS 2010-11 Schedule
Sep 07, 2010

Print the Official Event Calendar for This Season
Read More
Bottom logo

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