MWCCC Mountain Bike Race Reports – The Josh and James Midwest Adventures

This year our club was hit hard by old age. Our top point-winners from last year have nearly all graduated, but our two stalwart workhorses, Josh Smithson and James Francisco have kept the stoke alive. We were able to sit Josh down only long enough for him to type out his memories from the previous … Continue reading MWCCC Mountain Bike Race Reports – The Josh and James Midwest Adventures

Registration Open for Cardinal Cup

Registration is now open for the 2018 Cardinal Cup! This year's event will feature Domestic and Collegiate Cross Country and Downhill races at the legendary Ft. Duffield on Saturday, September 8, and Collegiate Short Track and Team Relay events on Sunday, September 9 at Eva Bandman Park. We have been hard at work the past … Continue reading Registration Open for Cardinal Cup

Race Journal: Mitchell Ford Places 4th in Men’s B Road Race at the Cardinal Omnium

Mitchell Ford talks about his experience in the Collegiate Men's B Road Race at the Cardinal Omnium  The 2018 Cardinal Omnium started at Joe Huber's Family Farm and Restaurant in Starlight, IN and featured a hilly 12.3 mile loop. The Collegiate B field consisted of 13 riders, with 5-6 from Indiana University, 3-4 from Wisconsin, … Continue reading Race Journal: Mitchell Ford Places 4th in Men’s B Road Race at the Cardinal Omnium

Race Journal: Alum Ryson Walden Finishes 2nd in the Cardinal Omnium Criterium

Road Race at Huber's Orchard Saturday, March 17, 2018 The men’s 3/4 road race was a relatively large field, so the pace stayed fast but manageable through the first 30 or so miles. A couple of breakaways formed, but all of them were reeled back in in due time. There was a little chaos while we … Continue reading Race Journal: Alum Ryson Walden Finishes 2nd in the Cardinal Omnium Criterium

Top 5 things that are new for the Cardinal Omnium in 2018

The Cardinal Omnium is a bigger, better version of the Cardinal Criterium of the past two years. It first started out as a one-day collegiate and domestic race in 2016. The next year it expanded to two days, and this year, the plans are more ambitious than ever before. Here’s what’s different about this year’s … Continue reading Top 5 things that are new for the Cardinal Omnium in 2018

Cardinal Omnium to have Chip Timing

It’s official! We’re adding chip timing to the Cardinal Omnium in 2018. This race has steadily improved every year we’ve put it on and it’s that evolution that makes great events what they are. For 2018 we’re glad to have brought on board J. Baumeister of Tenspeeds Production as the official chip timer for the … Continue reading Cardinal Omnium to have Chip Timing

UofL Cycling Wins MTB Conference Championships

UofL Cycling capped off their best season ever this weekend at the regional championships, hosted by Marian University. Over the course of the season, the team earned 21 podium finishes (8 in the A’s), hosted a race weekend, and won the Conference Championships in the Club Division. Saturday’s races were at the Indy Cycloplex venue, … Continue reading UofL Cycling Wins MTB Conference Championships