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Notes: Day 1 Nebraska Omnium

June 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

After day one of the Nebraska Omnium and the time trial and criterium are complete. Here’s a quick summary of the results of the top three and Midwest Flyover leaders. Tomorrow the Nebraska Omnium moves on to the road race. More information on the omnium visit http://www.nebraskaomnium.com.   Pro/1/2 Men Time Trial 1 Joshua Roeser (Revolution...

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Lincoln, NE – After a year away, Cornhusker State Games Road Cycling returns to Lincoln, July 27 at Pioneers Park. The day will feature an Individual Time Trial in the morning followed by a Circuit Race in the afternoon. Both races will be contested on a 4-mile loop taking riders through the entire park. “This gets back to...

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The 2014 Flyover Championship Race Series moves to Nebraska for series race #3, NOW June 7-8, 2014 with all new leaders. Registration is open online: www.usacycling.org/register/2014-1352 The MN Memorial Classic offered up some great race venues with perfect weather conditions. Nevertheless, as it goes with racing, anything can happen and that it did. With a major...

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Regional Talent ID Camp in Minneapolis

May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

USA Cycling is hosting a Regional Talent ID Camp in Minneapolis, June 23-28, 2014.  The mission of the camps is two-fold: to provide USA Cycling with evaluations of juniors’ talent and give juniors a pathway to develop their cycling ability. The camps are open to athletes racing age 14-21 and not limited to athletes living in...

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Flyover Next Stop Minnesota

May 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

This Memorial Day weekend is the next installment of the 2014 Flyover Championship Race series, the Minnesota Memorial Classic. Saturday is a circuit race and time trial in Rockford, MN, Sunday is the Endurance Promotions Road Race in Lester Prairie, MN and Monday is the Memorial Day Criterium in Waconia, MN. On site registration for...

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Felt Bicycles Recalls Triathlon Bicycles

April 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

If you own a 2008 Felt S22 or S32 Triathlon Bicycles; or 2010 Felt S32, B12, B14 or B16 Triathlon Bicycles the steer tube on the bicycle fork can break. There has been 18 reports of the bicycle forks breaking, including five reports of minor injuries. So if you own one of these bicycles you...

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Flyover Championship Cycling Series Opens Next Week with Chris Lillig Memorial Cup, 37th Annual Old Capitol Criterium. CANTON, SD  – Race organizers for the Canton Cycling Classic announced today that, since its inaugural race in 2012, local business support has broadened and community members view the race as a growing, “healthy lifestyle” event with wide appeal for all ages. ...

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Lincoln, NE — The cold conditions for the criterium didn’t hold back Jordan Ross and his teammates with Team Kaos. Ross took his second win in as many days in the M123 at the Tour de Husker Critierium, Sunday morning at Pioneers Park in Lincoln. Team Kaos launched a number of attacks to take control...

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Raymond, NE — Riders were greeted with a 23 degree temperature, wind and overcast skies for the 9:00am start of the USAC races, Saturday morning at Branched Oak Lake just northwest of Lincoln. Not ideal for the first day of the two day race series promoted by the UNL Cycling Club. The first day featured...

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Total 5-Race and Flyover Cash Purse Exceeds $80,000; Collective Racer Benefits Approach $100,000 SIOUX FALLS, SD – Based on the amount of early interest and ongoing buzz around this year’s upcoming Midwest Flyover, Lee Bumgarner, last year’s champion, might not have an easy time defending his title. A number of elite race teams from Wisconsin, Illinois,...

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Tour de Husker

Tour de Husker Opens Road Season March 22-23

February 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 Nebraska road racing season will get underway, March 22-23 with the Tour de Husker Cycling Weekend. ...

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Flatwater Announces Team for 2014

November 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Flatwater Cycling is pleased to announce its roster and sponsors for the 2014 season. Based out of Lincoln, Neb., Flatwater Cycling is an amateur race team that competes in top-level road, mountain and cyclocross events throughout the Midwest. Lincoln Industries, which specializes in metal plating, will once again return as the title sponsor. We are...

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Important News from USA Cycling

October 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Clubs Need Certified Race Director to Promote Events. CLUB RENEWALS: Beginning Nov. 1, club contacts can renew their USA Cycling club’s membership through their personal USA Cycling account under the “Tools” tab and “Manage USA Cycling Clubs.” There will be a renew link under the red expiration date. Individual racing licenses will go on sale...

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CAPITAL CITY CRITERIUM CANCELED

September 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lincoln, NE — The Capital City Criterium scheduled for this Sunday, September 29, 2013 has been postponed. A make-up date will be announced sometime in early 2014. Riders that have already registered will be reimbursed the full amount of their entry fee. The Gran Fondo scheduled for Saturday, September 28, will go on as scheduled. Registration...

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2013 Papillion Twilight Criterium

August 17, 2013 | 0 Comments

Photo Journal from the Papillion Twilight Criterium in Papillion, Nebraska....

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Exclusive to the Canton Cycling Classic www.cantoncyclingclassic.org is the use of a Daktronics Hi Definition display trailer provided by race sponsor, Daktronics www.daktronics.com/Pages/default.aspx The giant screen will be used to project live video stream during the Criterium races from a hand held camera moving around the course. During the Men’s Pro 1/2 race, the display will switch between the...

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State Criterium To Close Out 2013 Road Season

August 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lincoln, NE — The new Pinnacle Bank Arena in Lincoln’s Haymarket District will serve as the backdrop for the 2013 Nebraska USAC State Criterium Championship, September 29, 2013. Part of the two day, Lincoln Industries Cycling Challenge, the Capital City Criteriumwill be the first event of any kind held around the state of the art facility. The weekend features the Lincoln...

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The Bicycle Blues and BBQ festival is in the books and Lee Baumgarner walks away once again leading The 2013 Flyover Championship Series! The Mens Pro 1/2 races included the 2013 US Time Trial Champion and professional rider Thomas Zirbel of Team  Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies race team. Zirbel took the top prize in...

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Best Spots to See the World’s Top Riders Along the Mile High City Course DENVER, July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The exciting conclusion to the third annual USA Pro Challenge, America’s own version of the Tour de France, will take place on August 25, 2013 with eight thrilling laps on a 9.3 mile city circuit around the heart of downtown Denver....

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Next in Flyover Bicycle, Blues, and BBQ

July 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

After 3 months and races in 3 states, The 2013 Flyover Championship Race Series returns to Iowa for the infamous, Bicycle, Blues and BBQ Festival in Clearlake. The BBBBQ www.bicyclebluesbbq.com is in its 9th year and with over $15,000 in prizes and preems, will be one of the richest and most attended races in The Flyover series....

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Bicycle Blues and BBQ This Weekend

July 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

The wait is nearly over as we approach this weekend, July 12, 13 & 14th, for Race # 4 – The Bicycle Blues and BBQ To compete in The 2013 Flyover Championship Race Series, you must be pre-registered in the Omnium.Online registration is open NOW and available until 11PM Thursday July 11th. Visit the facebook page and see some great...

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The 2013 Flyover Championship Race Series #3, NOW, was held this past weekend just outside of Omaha, Nebraska.  Despite the horrible weather, all of the Flyover contenders and a host of challengers braved the heavy rain, cool temperatures and high wind to battle it out for the overall! Central Plains Cycling / Core Orthopedics Avera...

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Omnium Weekend is Next with State TT

June 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Flyover Championship Race Series moves to Nebraska with race #3 being the Nebraska Omnium Weekend, aka – NOW  www.nebraskaomnium.com Registration is open online at: Criterium = www.usacycling.org/register/2013-1809 Time Trial = www.usacycling.org/register/2013-1365 Road Race = www.usacycling.org/register/2013-1808 IMPORTANT NOTICE – Online Registration only, there will be no day of registration except to add a second crit race if...

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Online Registration for First Race, the Chris Lillig Memorial Cup & Old Capitol Criterium, Closes this Thursday IOWA CITY, IOWA – Organizers of the much anticipated 2013 Flyover Championship Cycling Series, presented by Legacy Electronics, Inc., are excited to announce that, after months of planning and coordination, the Flyover launches with its first of five races this...

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Leaders Jersey for the Flyover Championship

March 30, 2013 | 0 Comments

The 2013 Flyover Championship Race Series will be awarding the series leader with a custom Mt. Borah  jersey designating them as the current race leader! At the conclusion of each series race, the Flyover Series Leader in each category (excluding team challenge) will be awarded The Flyover Series Leader Jersey custom made by Mt. Borah....

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Midwest Flyover

Flyover Drawing for William Wheelset

March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

Williams  www.williamscycling.com has offered to donate a System 30 wheel set to be given away at each of the 5 Flyover series races! Here is how the free drawing works: Each registered rider (all divisions qualify) will be given a free entry form to a drawing for a chance to win a Williams System 30...

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Registration Open for Tour de Husker

March 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Lincoln, NE — Registration is open for the Nebraska road racing season opener, the Tour de Husker, March 16-17. There will be no on-site registration offered and registrations will be accepted until 6:00pm CST, Friday, March 15. Registration is available online through www.usacycling.org The University of Nebraska Cycling Team will once again host the season...

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  Lincoln, NE — The University of Nebraska Cycling Team will once again host the season opener, March 16-17. The weekend will feature races for both USAC and Collegiate riders. In addition to being the first races of the 2013 road season in Nebraska, the weekend will also serve as the series opener for the...

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Canton Cycling Classic is 5th Race in The 2013 Flyover Championship Race Series SIOUX FALLS, SD – The Canton Cycling Classic is happy to announce further community support and commitment to cycling and South Dakota’s youth in the form of a new sponsorship. First Dakota National Bank has agreed to sponsor the First Dakota Kids...

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$20,000 Cash Purse: 5 State Omnium Races Join Forces to Create a Midwest Omnium Regional Event, Presented by Legacy Electronics, Inc. Sioux Fallls, SD – Of interest to racing cyclists in the Midwestern United States is new buzz around the Midwest Omnium Race Series, called The 2013 Flyover Championship Series, which just acquired a major...

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