Halloween Festival double header in Orange County!
Two full days (and night) of SoCalCross Prestige Series action! Costume racing for kids, dogs, runners, best CX-dresser THEMED costumes! REGISTER ONLINE AT BIKEREG.COM 10.24 SATURDAY IS SCPS#5: SPOOKY CROSS NIGHT RACE! 12:30 PM Race Day Registration Check in, Expo Opens 1:30 PM [...]
Race 4 heads to Prado Regional Park in Chino!
Velocity Cross returns to SoCalCross Prestige Series at Prado Regional Park in Chino! This event will USA Cycling sanctioned and supported by the local association SCNCA! Juniors and Youth race FREE with valid USA Cycling license. Add $5 race day. USA Cycling ranking points up [...]
Cross at the beach where the sand meets the sea in San Diego!
Cyclocross returns to north San Diego County – Oceanside where the sand meets the sea! Co-hosted by Celo Pacific and SoCalCross. San Diego meets Belgium in the SoCal Classic race patterned after the famous Duinencross race in Koksijde Belgium and takes place on north Oceanside’s [...]
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 [...]
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Season Kick Off starts where we left off... Verdugo Park - Glendale!
SoCal’s favorite cyclocross venue becomes the home opener this Sunday Sept 27th at Verdugo Park in Glendale! Categories for everyone. Beginner’s clinic – course preview 8:30am. Register online at: https://www.bikereg.com/29283 GOOGLEMAP LINK TO DIRECTIONS: https://goo.gl/maps/14Bvrx1JpBC2 DOWNLOAD SCHEDULE: HERE
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 [...]
3-days of riding clinics, practice races, CX Bike Swap, BBQ, Beer and more!
A Labor Day Weekend FULL of Cyclo-Cross! Super FUN! Rides, CX Clinic and practice racing for beginners to seasoned riders! RSVP/REGISTER for one or all 3 days! CX Demo.Rental bikes available. Reserve online only. Sign up here: http://bit.ly/1KDWWlI 9/5 Saturday: 8am-12pm: CX Ride Velo Swap at [...]
The climb to Josephine!
Final of three LA Series Gravel Grinder CX Training Rides in LA finished with food and beverages to follow at SoCalCross HQ! Bring your gears as we head up the San Gabriel Mountains to the famed Josephine Peak then down the Lowe Road. Planned route [...]
Gravel Grinder hosted by Pedaler's Fork and SoCalCross!
Join us at Pedaler’s Fork Sunday July 19th for the 3rd annual Pedal Cross Mulholland this year we’ll debut a NEW gravel grinder ROUTE to mix things up in 2015! Ride Start at Pedaler’s Fork ride dirt and paved roads. Route highlights: Pedaler’s to Upper [...]
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Presented by SoCalCross and Bikeable Communities
Don’t miss the Long Beach Bike Fest Saturday, May 30th! Brought to you by the Long Beach Business Associates! The event celebrates bike-friendly Long Beach with a brand new City Cross cyclo-cross race, a Kids Bike Race, a Fixed Gear Skills Competition on Broadway and [...]
RETURNS TO VERDUGO PARK!
Well, cross peeps! We are heading back to Verdugo Park in Glendale for the Cross Fever Finale! Sunday January 18th! Enjoy the Park and the fun race 2.5-3km new route slightly shorter course than TTCX Let’s welcome back and celebrate SoCalCrossers at 2015 USA Cycling [...]
SoCalCross Fever Series hosts the last races of 2014!
The 2014-15 SoCalCross Fever Series continues cyclo-cross racing to the end Cyclocross Season including the final qualifying races for the California Cyclocross Points Series! The SoCalCross 2014-15 cyclocross season will resume the weekend after Christmas with Cross into 2015 at Lakeview-Baja Beach Park at Irvine [...]
Join us for Cross Fever #1/2 Cross into 2015 Weekend!
Wishing you a very HAPPY HOLIDAY with your loved ones and resting up for the fun times ahead! The SoCalCross season will resume the weekend after Christmas with Cross Fever Series Races #1.2: Cross into 2015 Weekend at Lakeview Park-Baja Beach Beach Club! Home to [...]
SOCALCROSS CHAMPIONSHIPS DECIDED AT SANTA CROSS December 14, 2014, Woodland Hills, Calif. Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative Despite a late-week pummeling from a hand-wringing Pacific storm that spawned drama throughout California (and caused at least one CX event to be postponed), the final [...]
2014 SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES FINALE!
Join us Sunday December 14th for Santa Cross! Another Holiday Classic and the 2014 SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES Final Champions will be crowned! * Due to rains expected late in the week Santa Cross will be organized as a one day event Sunday! See PRESTIGE SERIES LEADER’S [...]
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 [...]
A SoCalCross Holiday Classic!
A SoCalCross Holiday Classic! Community Cross, Doggie Cross and full day of SoCalCross Prestige Series racing! REGISTER ONLINE AT BIKEREG.COM: Online Reg closes at 11:45pm Pacific Friday Nov 28th. Race day registration is available and opens at 7:00AM race day then 2 hours before each [...]
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DRISCOLL, NASH DOUBLE UP AT CXLA DAY 2
DRISCOLL, NASH DOUBLE UP AT CXLA DAY 2 It’s not often that pro cyclocross riders get to work on their tans between race days. Then again, it’s not often that pro ‘cross racers get to collect their pay and UCI points in SoCal. Day 2 [...]
LA BikeFest & Internationally-sanctioned Elite racing shines in Hollywood!
Cyclocross Los Angeles returns to the City’s largest Park… Griffith Park at the Greek Theater in the Hollywood hills! A full weekend of festivities leading into the Thanksgiving weekend! LA Bike Festival, California Cyclocross, SoCalCross Prestige Series & UCI Internationally sanctioned cyclocross racing part of [...]
NASH, DRISCOLL SEIZE CXLA DAY 1 by Phil Beckman PB Creative
NASH, DRISCOLL SEIZE CXLA DAY 1 Pro ‘cross racing returned to Los Angeles this weekend, for the first time at the Greek Theater in Griffith Park. Day 1 of CXLA was conducted under blue skies and dry, short-sleeve conditions on a 2.5km course featuring considerable [...]
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 [...]
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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 [...]
NABRA championship race in Riverside! Co-hosted by the Inland Empire Bicycling Alliance!
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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 [...]
Two days of fun in the sun (maybe?) in Ventura County!
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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 [...]
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October 19, 2014, Long Beach, Calif. - Words and images by Philip Beckman/PB Creative
What a difference a couple of weeks can make. Round 4 of the SoCalCross Prestige Series took place at the same location as Round 3 two weeks prior. It may as well have been in a different time zone. The temperature was set to defrost [...]
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 [...]
Friends of the Angeles Forest and the LACBC partner up with SoCalCross!
SATURDAY OCTOBER 18TH RIDE THE FONDO! The exclusive 1st Annual El Grande Fondo de Los Angeles Crest travels through the classic high country of the San Gabriel Mountains along scenic Angeles Crest Highway and up to historic Mt. Wilson. This super-sweet event, a partnership between [...]
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 [...]
Cyclocross CLINIC & PRACTICE!
The 2014 SoCalCross Happy Hour Tour hits the Mob Shop in Ojai Thursday October 16th! SCHEDULE: 4:30PM Meet.check in at the The MOB Shop 4:45PM Ride departs for Soule Park (about 2 miles) 5:00PM CX Skills Clinic & Practice Race Circuits 6:00PM We’ll head over/gather at [...]
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 [...]
OC Happy Hour at Irvine Regional Park... something for EVERYONE!
Join the SoCalCross Happy Hour Summer Tour with Rock N Road Cyclery at Irvine Regional Park for a family friendly cyclo-cross clinic, practice races! SCHEDULE: 8:00am Check-in/Introduction to CX/Coffee Snacks 8:30am Cyclocross Skills Clinic 9:30am Race 1: Cat A/B experience riders (25) 10:00am Race 2: [...]
Cyclocross comes to El Dorado Park in Long Beach
Round 2/Race 3 of the 2014-15 SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES takes place Saturday October 4th at El Dorado Park in Long Beach. Register online by 12noon Friday 10/3 at BikeReg.com or www.SoCalCross.org/register Race day registration is also available and opens 2 hours before each race start. Demo [...]
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 [...]
SoCalCross, Pasadena Athletic Association and Empire Bikes host a cyclocross primer: skills and the ABC’s of CX! 5:00PM Check in at Empire Bikes in Monrovia! 5:30PM Ride and Cyclo-cross Skills Clinic 7:ooPM Happy Hour at Empire Bikes & SoCalCross Series Presentation
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SoCalCross Happy Hour Tour stops at CENTRICsport Wednesday September 24th in Sierra Madre for a CX ride and skills clinic followed by food, beverages and CX POWER training presentation by Brandon Heflin. Schedule… Check in 5:00PM 5:30PM Depart for ride.skills clinic 7:00PM Happy Hour of [...]
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Don't miss 2014-15 Southern California Cyclocross Season Kick-Off SEPT 27-28th!
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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 [...]
Don’t miss the Happy Hour Tour Tuesday Sept 16th…. Wouldn’t be Cross in LA without Golden Saddle Cyclery! Check in begins at 5PM 5:30PM Ride – CX skills clinic 7:30PM Happy Hour at GSC including SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES Season presentation and lots of FUN from Golden Saddle [...]
EVENT POSTPONED DUE TO SILVERADO FIRE - PARK CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC
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Meet us Saturday September 13th at Jenson USA Riverside for a super FUN MINI Gravel Grinder Ride including a stop or two for cyclo-cross skills practice followed by a BBQ and SoCalCross Series presenation and thanks for coming drawing for some cool prizes! SCHEDULE: 7:30AM [...]
Let’s ride and celebrate the start of the 2014-15 season with some saddle time mix of pavement and dirt as we Pedal Cross Mulholland then returning to Pedaler’s Fork to consume lots of food and beverages! Rides for all levels and all bikes. Road, CX, [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
2013-14 SoCalCross Season Finale!
The final race of 4 in the SoCal’Cross Fever series. Prizes to overall points finishers. Here are the current standings… points 1.5x for the finale! Must race the last race of that category to be eligible for overall podium – top 3! REGISTER AT: BIKEREG.COM [...]
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 [...]
Presented by The Mob Shop
Join us for SoCalCross Fever Series – race #3 as cyclo-cross returns to Lake Casitas with Peloton Cross! Presented by Peloton Magazine and The MOB Shop! The third round of SoCal Cross Cross Fever will be held on an all new course at beautiful Lake [...]
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 [...]
SHOWDOWN WEEKEND A TIE!!!!! ... well sort of
Photos and details coming later today! For now results!
SoCalCross Fever #2 & CA State Championships
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 [...]
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 [...]
Two races - two days as we kick off a month's worth of championship racing!
HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!! IT’S TIME TO COME BACK TO ‘CROSS INTO 2014!SoCalCross Fever begins Saturday December 28th with race #1 of 5… Cross into 2014! SAT 12.28 SoCalCross Fever Race #1: Cross into 2014! Celebrate the last weekend of CX in 2013. *NABRA sanctioned. No USAC [...]
'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 [...]
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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 [...]
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 [...]
SOCALCROSS PRESTIGE SERIES FINALE
Santa Cross Weekend is also the SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES FINALE Weekend! Determining the best CXers from San Diego to San Luis Obispo! Best 10 scores over the duration of the season with the final race Sunday 12.15, SCPS18 worth 1.5 points. The top 5 in [...]
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 [...]
Join us for one of the classicly epic courses in Southern California! Two days of Prestige Series points on the line as we round the final weeks of the SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES! Don’t miss your chance to EXPERIENCE the SHOWDOWN event in January! DIRECTIONS [...]
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INTERNALLY SANCTIONED CYCLOCROSS RACING IN LOS ANGELES!
Southern California PRESTIGE SERIES of Cyclocross hosts a Holiday Weekend full of cyclocross racing in Downtown Los Angeles! Including two days of internationally sanctioned cyclocross racing for elite Men, Women and Junior Men, the UCI Cross After Dark Series Finale! presents TOUR DE TASTE! And [...]
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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Don’t miss the 10th annual and classic Turkey Trot Cross Cyclocross Sunday November 24th at Verdugo Park in Glendale! There is something for everyone… ride, run, walk (dogs too) at SoCal’s premier cyclocross venue! Kick off the day at 8AM the first annual Turkey Cross [...]
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El Dorado Regional Park - Area III
We’ve added a day to make up for the two lost… so The TEAM SoCalCross brings you race #10 THEN Cal State Univeristy Long Beach hosts race #11 of the PRESTIGE SERIES CX at the BEACH! Saturday’s race is a North American Bicycle Racing sanctioned [...]
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 [...]
Join us for Udo Cross, a Fun Filled & Challenging Cyclocross Race for Two great causes! 1. The San Dieguito River Park where off road bicycle racing is embraced, and 2. The Udo Heinz Memorial Fund in support of his family. Udo was tragically killed [...]
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 [...]
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EL CHORRO REGIONAL PARK, SAN LUIS OBISPO!
LET’S GO TO SLO FOR A GET-AWAY WEEKEND! … as SoCalCross heads north to San Luis Obispo! THE COURSE: The course is a mix of dirt, grass and some pavement. Fast start on hard packed dirt, mostly flat with 1 run up, 1 barrier section and [...]
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GOBLINS AND BRATWURST AT THE FAIRPLEX, POMONA!
We regretfully announce we had to cancel UCI designation for Spooky Kross Weekend 2013. At SoCalCross, we want nothing more than to make the best CX racing in the USA and for the West Coast Cross as well help racers gain national ranking points to [...]
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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 [...]
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 [...]
RACE RESULTS ARE POSTED HERE! DOWNLOAD RESULTS HERE DON’T MISS ROUND 4 as the 2013-14 SoCalCross Prestige Series race comes to Camarillo at Casa Pacifica as Newbuy Park Bike Shop and Team come together to race cyclocross and raise funds for Casa Pacifica… a Campus-based [...]
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 [...]
Sunday’s race will take place at the most beautiful venue yet… Vail Lake in Temecula at THE LAKE! A weekend FULL of activities. Saturday hit the Temecula Valley Century then head over to Vail Lake Resort for Haunted Halloween Vampire fun.. .including haunted house and [...]
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 [...]
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The 2013-14 SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES set to kick off ending the first week of Fall 2013 with a weekend full of festivities in Downtown Los Angeles September 28-29th @Los Angeles State Historic Park! DOWNLOAD RACE FLYER HERE! ONLINE REGISTRATION OPEN: CLICK HERE SAVE $$ AND [...]
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 [...]
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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 [...]
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ROUND 18 AT PIERCE COLLEGE CLOSES THE SEASON
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Jan. 9-13 - Madison, WI
The USA Cycling Cyclo-cross National Championships return to “Madtown” in 2013, less than a month before Elite Cyclo-cross Worlds is held on U.S. soil for the first time ever. Can Jeremy Powers and Katie Compton defend their elite titles, and perhaps translate that momentum into [...]
We’re back for the 10th year at Pierce College – Woodland Hills!
Celebrate the Finale of the 2012-13 SoCalCross Prestige Series Season! We’re back for the 10th time at Pierce College – Woodland Hills! CX at PC started in 2002! Join us for the SoCalCross Prestige Series Season Finale! Championships will be awarded in 22 categories and [...]
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 [...]
Celebrating the New Year at the Baja Beach Club
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RESULTS FROM CROSS INTO 2013: HERE SERIES LEADERS BOARD UPDATED: HERE
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 [...]
Irvine Lake @ Lakeview Park and the Baja Beach Club
Cyclocross the last weekend before 2013. Wake up your cross after the Christmas Holiday… it’s time to race one last time in 2012! SoCalCross returns to Orange County at Irvine Lake - Lakeview Park – Baja Beach Club! We will combine these two areas for a [...]
All New Venue for SoCalCross for Round 17
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Two Holi-Days at Griffith Park
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Griffith Park to be the home a 2-day Holiday-themed-cross-centric celebration of the bicycle!
Griffith Park to be the home a 2-day Holiday-themed-cross-centric celebration of the bicycle! This weekend we’ll be crowning the 2012 Champions of Griffith Park… highest points over the two days in each category (except first timer) including fixed gear will be awarded the California Bear [...]
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El Chorro Regional Park - San Luis Obispo!
Team SLO-Nexus hosts cyclocross at El Chorro Regional Park, Hwy 1, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 Details at: www.SLOcross.com DIRECTIONS: Exit Hwy 101 at Santa Rosa (Hwy 1) exit. • From south turn right on Torro, right on Walnut and right again on Santa Rosa Hwy [...]
The Dirt Club in Los Olivos, known mainly for its mountain biking has quickly become an epicly super fun and classic cyclocross venue. Promoter, Mike Hecker says… “The hardest run up on the SoCal Cross Series is now staked! You’re not scared of a little [...]
An historic weekend at Los Angeles State Historic Park
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UCI CxAD SERIES FINALE! FOCUS ON WOMEN & YOUTH! JUNIOR UCI MEN'S RACING! STEEPLE XC RUN! SINGLE SPEED WORLDS!
SoCalCross brings to Downtown Los Angeles two days of cyclocross racing and more… under the lights! Single Speed World Championships to partner with SoCalCross to bring you a full scale cyclocross party of fun! CXLA’s all city bicycle-centric-weekend party brings to LA… UCI world class [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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. [...]
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 [...]
Verdugo Park, Glendale, California
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HOLIDAY THEMED RACING AND MORE AT VERDUGO PARK IN GLENDALE!
Enjoy Verdugo Park for the longest standing (9th year) classic SoCalCross event hosted by The TEAM SoCalCross, Pasadena Athletic Association and Montrose Bike Shop! Holiday cyclocross is the best kind of cyclocross including: SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES action starting off at 9am! Morning Waffles afternoon Turkey [...]
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Storm the Beach by Celo Pacific and SPYclocross by Ranchos Cycling Team
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New location! San Dieguito River Park, Boat Ramp - Lake Hodges, Escondido!
Team Ranchos hosts SPYclocross at a brand new course at the Marina, Lake Hodges… bringing awareness of the San Diegito River Park and supporting the Challenged Athletes Foundation’s Operation Rebound on Veteran’s Day along the way! **PLEASE NOTE A SCHEDULE CHANGE – RACING TO BEGIN [...]
Celo Pacific hosts the return of Storm the Beach - sand, surf and cyclocross meets Belgium in San Diego!
Celo Pacific hosts the return of Storm the Beach! Sand, surf, cyclocross meets Belgium at the Pacific Ocean in San Diego! ATTENTION RACERS: SATURDAY’S WEATHER FORECAST CALLS FOR 30% CHANCE OF AM SHOWERS WITH WINDS – 14 PMH… LOOKS LIKE WE’LL ESCAPE THE STORM! DOWNLOAD RACE [...]
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... a super fun day at Prado Regional Park hosted by TEAM Velocity!
Team Velocity hosts Velocity Cross for the 3rd straight season … great fun CX course at Prado Regional Park in Chino! GET DIRECTIONS: HERE *there is a $10 per car parking charge – please carpool or know you are supporting a wonderful park! Race day [...]
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SAN DIEGO CYCLOCROSS WEEKEND
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A two-day festival at the San Diego Velodrome! CX and more CX!
Weekend Schedule – same times both days: 9:00am WAVE 1: First timer Adult; Youth age 6-9 (1 lap) 9:30am WAVE 2: Juniors Men & Women 10-14; 15-18 (30 min) 10:15am WAVE 3: Masters Men B 35+ 45+ (cx 3-4), Men 55+ (cx1-4) (40 min 11:15am [...]
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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!
Celebrate the Bicycle at LA Bike Fest Oct 20-21st at the Fairplex!
This two-day cross-centric bicycle festival includes the Halloween-themed night race SPOOKY CROSS! COMPLETE LIST OF EVENTS AT: LABIKEFEST.ORG REGISTER HERE FOR LA BIKE FEST EVENTS SPOOKY CROSS WEEKEND SCHEDULE RACE DAY REGISTRATION OPENS 2 HOURS BEFORE EACH SCHEDULED START: Registration opens Saturday at: 10 AM – [...]
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SoCalCross Prestige Series race #2: Celebrate Cyclocross in LA!
Cyclocross comes to Los Angeles State Historic Park the same day as CicLAvia! Last minute details… TO AVOID ANY CICLAVIA TRAFFIC… ARRIVE BEFORE 8AM OTHERWISE APPROACH THE PARK VIA THE GOLDEN STATE 5 – BROADWAY OR MAIN OR 101 FROM THE EAST. GOING TO BE [...]
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2012-13 SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES Season Kick-Off
ATTENTION RACERS… last minute race notes… REGISTRATION OPENS OFFICIALLY AT 7:30AM. COURSE OPEN FOR WARM UP AT 8:30AM. RACING BEGINS AT 9:00AM. BEGINNER’S CLINIC – MEET AT VOLER TENT AT 8AM. YOUR CX RACING AGE IS THAT OF 12.31.2013 SO YOU ARE AT LEAST ONE [...]
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26TH - CHECK IN BEGINS AT 5:00PM
Join us at Velo Pasadena for a CX Ride & Skills clinic. DEMO CX BIKES ON HAND FROM FELT BICYCLES! DIRECTIONS: Velo Pasadena QUESTIONS? Dot@SoCalCross.org Want to try a ‘cross bike? RSVP: Dot@SoCalCross.org
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SOCALCROSS HAPPY HOUR TOUR - CYCLOCROSS RIDES & CLINICS
Presenting SoCalCross Prestige Series 2012-13! Download Series Flyer: HERE Be a part of SoCalCross 2012-13: SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES: Dot@SoCalCross.org download proposal here SOCALCROSS HAPPY HOUR TOUR IS UNDER WAY! The Happy Hour tour is a Series of pre-season training rides, clinics, socials and training races leading [...]
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. [...]
Prestige Series Finale and Nor Cal v So Cal Championships
SCPS #22: The finale race of the 2011-12 Southern California Prestige Series and the 2nd Annual Nor Cal vs. So Cal Showdown! Who will be the best? PRESTIGE SERIES PRESENTED BY: SATURDAY’S RACE IS RACE #22 AND THE PRESTIGE SERIES FINALE! OVERALL PRESTIGE SERIES PRIZELIST: [...]
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 [...]
Could there be snow? New venue for Palmdale!
This is a new venue for the race but with similar features. Hope you can make it and the last chance to line up your best 11 points before the series finale next Saturday. DIRECTIONS: (from Los Angeles) From Interstate 5 merge onto northbound Highway [...]
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 [...]
Cyclocross at Cal State University San Marcos
2010 Campus Cross at Cal State Universtity, San Marcos on Vimeo: Look for some fun this Saturday in North County San Diego! A good fast course with some challenging dirt sections including the SPY-clone! Using part of the cross country running and frisbee golf course [...]
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 [...]
Prestige Series racing & 6k XC Run
SCPS #19: Cross into 2012 will celebrate the end of 2011 – a shorter race day and a 6k cross country run to kick it off. This will be a great tune up race for those going to CX National Championships. A great time to [...]
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 [...]
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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 [...]
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 [...]
A 2 day cross-centric-bicycle festival at GRIFFITH PARK!
*Saturday may be a bit breezy during the day even a small chance of rain. If you set up a tent, absolutely NO staking is allowed. Sand bag, weights or just come and hang out! LATEST WEATHER CONDITIONS FOR LOS ANGELES DOWNLOAD SATURDAY’S RACE FLYER [...]
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 [...]
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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 [...]
A preview of the season finale and Nor Cal So Cal Showdown 1/21-22/2012
BAKERSFIELD SURE TO MAKE YOU STRONG FOR NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS… DON’T MISS IT ; ) A message from Race Director: Sam Ames… Racers and fans, Up next after an AWESOME series so far and the exciting UCI racing in LA, it’s time for the hardest course [...]
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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 [...]
Two days of World Class UCI Cyclocross racing. Get Active LA! Focus on Youth. Meet the Elite Clinic and Party!
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 [...]
SCPS #13: SCNCA (SoCal-Nevada) Disctrict Cyclocross Championships
Slideshow from our Flickr Group featuring images tagged “Glendale.” THE VENUE: Verdugo Park is one of the crown jewels in the City of Glendale park system. Though it is in the middle of a residential neighborhood it features ample grass, mature shade trees, a sparkling [...]
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. [...]
SCPS race #12 and West Coast Collegiate racing!
Race info at: www.SLOcross.com SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES race #12 presented by Spy Optic – get your points while you can! West Coast Collegiate Cycling Conference CX race at 8:00am! This is a USA Cycling sanctioned event. USAC national ranking and upgrade points eligible. DIRECTIONS: Coast [...]
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 [...]
SCPS race #11 and a California Championships (CACX) Rankings Race... So Cal.
Join us for race #11 of the Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross presented by Spy Optic… Velocity Cross! This is a USA Cycling sanctioned event. National ranking and upgrade points eligible. Annual USAC license required or one-day license for $10. Juniors race FREE with [...]
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Cyclocross Racing, XC Run, Ride the River Trail
Join us this Sunday 11/6 for a bicycling celebration in Long Beach ECO-SPORTFEST promoting healthy lifestyle and culture including Prestige Series cyclocross at El Dorado Park Sunday and The Water Ride. DON’T FORGET THE TIME CHANGE… FALL BACK ONE HOUR! A Cross Country run on [...]
Balboa Park - San Diego Velodrome
DIRECTIONS: San Diego Velodrome in the Morley Field part of historic Balboa Park. From I-5 South, exit Pershing Drive, go east on Pershing; go straight through the stoplights; Pershing curves to the north; at the first left-turn lane, turn left at the entrance marked by [...]
Benefiting San Dieguito River Park
THE COURSE: A crusty 2.5km, spectator-friendly, all-dirt course that’s fast and furious, difficult and delirious, with downhill sections of varying speed and width, tight sandy turns, a unique “beach” section that runs along the shore of Lake Hodges, a sandpit and long, steady uphill sections [...]
Day 2: SoCalCross PRESTIGE SERIES North!
Head to San Luis Obispo for Day 2 of the 2011-12 Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross North! A challenging course with lots of features… sand, run up, barriers, dirt, grass and pavement. San Luis Obispo is one of the most beautiful regions in Southern [...]
DIRT CLUB CYCLOCROSS ~ Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 ~ Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross Round 6 North Weekend! @The World Famous Dirt Club! Nestled in the hills of Los Olivos sits the Dirt Club. Popular for mountain biking this venue hosted its first cyclocross [...]
Sat: 10/15: Cross After Dark Finale - Spooky Cross Night Race!
Download the Spooky Cross Weekend event flyer HERE (PDF, 2.7M) Sat: 10/15: Cross After Dark Finale – Spooky Cross Night Race! Spooky Showdown Looms in Irvine! With the finale race of the Cross After Dark Series heading to Irvine’s Hidden Valley on Saturday October 15 [...]
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Rock N’ Road Cyclery now has 4 state-of-the-art bike shops in Orange County, California. The latest one opened in Irvine last year, and is already being visited by other shop owners to see what the future of cycling looks like. This store is a Specialized [...]
Single Speed, Super D, M2M Women's Ride, SCPS: Krosstoberfest!
10/8/2011 Update #2: Registration available on-site from 1-5 pm Saturday 10/8 (today!). Avoid standing in line Sunday if you’re up there for the weekend already! 10/8/2011 Update: Race Day registration available 2 hours before your race as always, starting at 7:30 am for Juniors. Cell [...]
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CALLING ALL THE LADIES! Come be a part of Southern California’a Panjshir Tour… Women Ride for Women Nationwide (W4W-M2M)! Let’s celebrate and build support for women worldwide! Friends and family are all welcome too. We have a packed, super fun weekend on tap. Download Printable [...]
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Thanks to Cynergy Cycles for support women’s racing as named sponsor of the SoCalCross Women’s Wave hosting women’s lounge at Prestige Series and helping us to offer equal prize money to the women’s Elite races at UCI CXLA in December! “Cynergy Cycles is a world-class [...]
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Pacifica Crossfest: The newest race on the So Cal Cross Prestige Series will be held in Camarillo on September 25th. The venue is Casa Pacifica, which serves abused, neglected, and severely emotionally disturbed children and adolescents from the Tri-County areas of Southern California. Hosted by [...]
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 [...]
Cyclocross racing, Festival in the Park and Tour de Arroyo II!
Southern California Cyclocross Prestige Series Presented by Spy Optic kicks off Sunday September 18th in Downtown Los Angeles! SCPS #1: DTLA Historic Cylocross Festival presented by Golden Saddle Cyclery… a Shimano Gold Crown Event! Support the Arroyo Seco Foundation and join us for: Tour de [...]
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Thursday, September 8th - Meet at the Shop at 5:00PM
2011 EARLYBIRD CX RIDE & HAPPY HOUR TOUR @Montrose Bike Shop! — Thursday, September 8th – Meet at the Shop at 5:00PM ADDRESS: 2501 Honolulu Ave., Montrose, Ca | Phone 818.249.3993 www.montrosebikeshop.com RIDE departs promptly at 5:30PM on dirt road for Skills and Clinic @Verdugo [...]
Official Eyewear of the 2013-14 SoCalCross Prestige Series
About Spy THE COMPANY The color orange is symbolic of much of life itself; bold, fiery, unique and sometimes blinding, a color that ignited a group of active friends in Southern California to re-invent eyewear. Their vision was orange and a single thought rang true: [...]
Specialties We specialize in everything cycling. Whether it is your child’s first tricycle a custom built electronic shifting Di2 mountain bike or that new carbon road bike you’ve been dreaming of, you can count on us to have the largest and best selection in Southern [...]
LOS ANGELES, CA
About Golden Saddle Cyclery… Bikes, Babes, and Beer! All kidding aside…we are a full service bike shop specializing in stoke, located at 1618 Lucile Ave Los Angeles CA 90026. And if you were wondering what our phone number was, you’re in luck because I’m going [...]
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 [...]
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
Saturday, Feb 12th 8:00am - 4:00pm
Want to buy? Bicycles-CX, Road, MTB, and bike parts! Want to trade? Bring it and work it! Want to sell? Reserve a space! Please RSVP: Dot@SoCalCross.org **No cost to you just make a donation to the High School League! This is also a donation drive [...]
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 [...]
Meet us at Langtown!
Hope you can join us for our end of season ride, BBQ, videos and the Best of SoCalCross awards on Sunday, January 30th. Meet us at historic Langtown in Thousand Oaks. LINK TO DIRECTIONS: 1260 Calle Violeta If you want to ride, meet at 10:30AM [...]
Hansen Dam Recreation Complex - Dronfield Picnic Area
Sunday January 23rd is our final race of the 2010-11 SoCalCross season… the January 2011 Cross Fever finale, Dam Cross! Hansen Dam Park – Los Angeles and is presented by H2O Overdrive. It is sure to be a fun time with a super fun course, [...]
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, [...]
California Championship - NorCal/SoCal Showdown!
LATEST NEWS FROM BAKERSFIELD: Message from Sam Ames… CA CX Championship – Bakersfield (also SoCalCross Fever Race #2): The final countdown has begun, 4 days to the biggest and richest and BEST Cyclocross race of the season….Nor Cal vs. So Cal State Cyclocross Championships, this [...]
The January 2011 SoCalCross Fever Series kicks off at Mt. San Antonio College where the 10 meets the 57 freeways in Walnut! This course will have a traditional pavement start then a mix of grass and dirt double track. Short power climbs mixed with flat [...]
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 [...]
Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross... presented by: H2O Overdrive
Santa Cross coming your way this Sunday at Pierce College – Woodland Hills, CA Directions to Pierce College – go to Stadium Parking Lot 5: click here Want to be a part of the expo? Contact: Dot@SoCalCross.org Wear your favorite costumes. Fun-easy-TEAM relay race at [...]
Inspired in the early ‘90s by the Huntington Beach, Calif., action sports scene and the speed defies gravity mantra, SDG COMPONENTS has emerged as a leader in the global bicycle saddle market. From its inception, the Company had sought to shatter stereotypes by creating the [...]
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 [...]
Cal State University - San Marcos, CA
Look for some fun this Saturday in North County San Diego! A good fast course with some challenging dirt sections. Using part of the cross country running and frisbee golf course near running track stadium and under construction soon to be baseball field.
Convert Cross - Ventura, CA: Southern California's premier cyclocross venue!
This is one of Southern California’s premier cyclocross venues! Don’t miss the action-packed weekend with Los Olivos – Saturday, SoCalCross dinner party on Saturday night at the Holiday Inn Express and top it off with amazing views of Lake Casitas and some of the best CX racing SoCal has to offer!
Dirt Club Cyclocross
Slideshow from our Flickr Group featuring images tagged “Dirt.” Join us Saturday 11/20 in Los Olivos for Round 12: Dirt Club Cross takes place on an operating cattle ranch that is used for mountain bike racing! LODGING FOR THE WEEKEND: Holiday Inn Express – Carpinteria [...]
SLO Cross #2 - Cambria High School
The long-range forecast from John Lindsay, PG&E meteorologist, says we may have a storm on race weekend. The race will go rain or shine of course. This means that folks who are working the race need to Plan Ahead. Boots, rain gear, wool clothing, gloves. [...]
Storm the Beach
Slideshow from our Flickr Group featuring images tagged “Storm.” Sun, sand, surf, CYCLOCROSS! Storm the Beach 2010: Celo Pacific Bicycle Racing Team announces Storm the Beach Cyclocross 2010 presented by Bailey Bikes brings you Round 8 and race 9 – the half way point of [...]
Kalyra Winery Cyclocross
Join the SoCalCross Prestige Series for Round 7 (race of the 2010-11 season. The Kalyra Winery will be the first time venue for cyclocross and invites everyone to take a tour while they are there. COURSE: Course is a 3.5k circuit through the Kalyra Winery [...]
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 [...]
Spooky Cross - NIGHT RACE
Spooky Cross Night Race – racing for all levels! Get your costumes and pumpkins ready! Kids & Canines Costume Race, Jack-O-Lantern Carving Contest, Big Kids Costume Race benefiting Team Duke! Music, brew and fun!
Our Mission Our goal is to create cyclists for life. To provide a welcoming, helpful atmosphere and develop strong, lasting relationships with our clients and our community. Montrose Bike Shop was founded in 1955. Nestled in the charming foothill community of Montrose, CA. The surrounding mountains, [...]
Preferred Online Retailer
At Jenson USA, everyone you’ll speak to is a diehard cyclist. Whether your game is Cross, Road, MTB, or BMX, you’ll get great prices, outstanding advice, and service with a smile. Shop online at www.JensonUSA.com, breeze in-and-out of our Riverside, Califiornia will-call desk, or visit [...]
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The art of Jeff Herring includes the subject of cyclocross.
Organic Energy Food of SoCalCross!
Clif Bar & Company is a leading maker of all-natural and organic energy and nutrition foods and drinks, including the organic certified CLIF® BAR energy bar, delivering nutrition for sustained energy, and LUNA®, The Whole Nutrition Bar for Women®. Committed to sustainability, Clif Bar works [...]
A stunning, completely new design specific for disc brakes. Braking at the very last minute, going in faster and coming out stronger than the canti-kids? Brakes that work as well at the end of the race as the beginning? The ability to run lighter, stronger [...]
SockGuy, the manufacturer of the most comfortable socks you¹ll ever wear, is a thirteen-year-old San Diego-based company providing performance specialty socks that feature superior comfort, cool designs, and long lasting durability. SockGuy has hundreds of original sock designs to fit a variety of athletic activities [...]
KOOL ‘N FIT® “SPORT CONDITIONING FLUID” is a powerful, all natural external muscle spray for better performance and health in sports. Used before exercise to prepare the body, during sports to invigorate, and afterwards to recover faster. It is easy to use, non-staining, and greaseless. [...]
Team Velocity is a non-profit cycling club based in Fullerton, CA, In our 20th year, as a USCF affiliated racing team we have built a friendly and extremely diverse club that is committed to riding bikes and having fun. Our membership exceeds 130 cyclists of [...]
The TEAM’s mission it to bring together and to build community in all facets of cycling to… RACE, RECREATE & ADVOCATE the benefits of the bicycle! All are invited to join the TEAM!