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Press Release

Simpsons to Bow Out of BASP

30 October 2015

Tom Simpson is announcing 2015 is his and Alec’s last season running the Bay Area Super Prestige cyclocross races. Except for the CCCP race at Coyote Point, that will continue as a stand-alone event, Simpson says he will “bow out of event promotion”. The future for the remaining events in the group go over to Murphy Mack and SuperPro CX. “SuperPro Racing will provide the manpower to keep Tom and Alec Simpson’s BASP rolling on just as it is,” reported Mack by e-mail. “Nothing is changing, it is BASP as BASP has always been BASP.”

The Sun will Cease to Rise Over a Simpsons-led BASP Series

The Sun will Cease to Rise Over a Simpsons-led BASP Series


Nevada State Cyclo-cross Championships

For Immediate Release
October 2nd, 2015

Contact: Julie Rowe
The Impetus Agency | 775.322.4022

Nevada State Cyclo-cross Championships

(RENO, NV) – Coby Rowe with Glacier Cycling and the Reno Wheelmen announced the inaugural Nevada State Cyclocross Championships to be held December 12th in Reno, Nevada at Hidden Valley Regional Park.


CykelScramble Press Release


Clif Bar & Company Announces CLIF® Bar CykelScramble™, a One-of-a-Kind Bike Relay Race and Festival on September 26
Bay Area family-friendly event features bikes, food, music and fun

EMERYVILLE, Calif. (June 23, 2015) – Clif Bar & Company, a leading maker of nutritious and organic foods and drinks, today announced its first-ever company-hosted cycling event: CLIF® Bar CykelScramble™. Inspired by company founder Gary Erickson’s love of cycling, CykelScramble is a free all-day bike relay race and family-friendly festival with gourmet food trucks, a beer and wine garden and a yet-to-be-announced headliner band. The event will take place at the Marin County Fairgrounds in San Rafael, California, on Saturday, September 26.



Lobster Cup Press Release

Judelson Crowns his Weekend with a Second Win

2 August 2015 For Immediate Release

The Inaugural Lobster Cup Cyclocross Race
High in the Santa Cruz Mountains

Dearest ‘Crosser, Heckler, Junior, Master, Aer, Ber, Cer, Single Speeder, Kids Racer and Lover of All Things Cycling,

Cross season comes early this year—like August 29th early—as the inaugural Lobster Cup cyclocross race heads to the hills above Santa Cruz to kick off the Nor Cal race season. The event will take place at the Bonny Doon airport, on private land, around a newly built, permanent cyclocross course, and you’re invited!


CX Nation ‘Cross Team

Brian Staby and the CX Nation Cyclocross Team

3 September 2014

For immediate release:

CX Nation

CX Nation Announces:
The CX Nation Cyclocross Team 2014

Santa Rosa, CA 8/25/2014: CX Nation officially announced the formation of a new cyclocross team in Northern California – CX Nation. The team will be based out of Santa Rosa, CA. The CX Nation cyclocross team is composed of five riders that will be competing in the Northern California cyclocross circuit, as well as taking part in several races across the country; culminating in the National Championships in Austin, Texas.

The team includes Brian Staby, owner and founder, Brij Lunine, Kristin Drumm, Sage Aldeberan, and Miles Daly. All riders are “A” level/Category 1,2 racers and will compete in Master’s, Open, and Junior races. Sponsors include Rock Lobster Bicycles, Easton, crankbrothers, Rip van Wafels, Smith Sunglasses, Bar Fly, Osmo Nutrition, Challenge Tires, Cross Propz, Bike Monkey, Taylor Maid Coffee, Eschelon Cycle and Multisport, and Cranking Glass Photography.

The goal of CX Nation is to support the sport of cyclocross through clinics, coaching, events, and now a team. CX Nation offers clinics throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and coaching via the internet. CX Nation and Bike Monkey co-produce the Santa Rosa Cup Cyclocross races in Sonoma County each fall.

“I started CX Nation 5 years ago because there was not a way to introduce new riders to the sport,” described Staby. “Now with cyclocross specific clinics and coaching, the San Francisco Bay Area has that outlet. Also, being from Northern California, I wanted to support the area because we have such great resources for cyclocross. Hence, I searched for most of our sponsors and riders who are based in Northern California. I believe the quality of riders and race venues in Northern California compares with and even surpasses all the other regions in the country.”

For further information about CX Nation and the team: Contact Brian Staby by cxnation at or 707-486-7610. Also check out all that is CX Nation at the website.

The CX Nation Cyclocross Team 2014

The CX Nation Cyclocross Team 2014


“Kid” Kaiser to Wear Different Togs

29 July 2014

Cody Kaiser has been a member of Cal Giant/Specialized for such a long time that it became a common and expected sight of the NorCal rider in familiar Giant Berry-red. As a cyclocross racer, “Kid” Kaiser has competed internationally and nationally but also locally; it was always gratifying for the region to see him cranking around courses at SacCX, CCCX, or BASP. Yet now the local bicycle-racing community needs to become familiar with one of its favorite sons wearing a different livery. Getting older happens to even the best and young Cody Kaiser has aged-out of Cal Giant’s under-23 programme.

Competing here at the Little City Stage Race, Kaiser (far right) has already been seen racing in a different kit.

Competing here at the Little City Stage Race, Kaiser (far right) has already been seen racing in a different kit.