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

Lindsey Wilson Race Report

On 9/30 and 10/1, the team ventured down south to test our skills at Lindsey Wilson College. As we’ve come to expect, the short track course was among the best around. The course features a tough climb, a fun descent, and always makes for fun racing. Josh Smithson started off the day with a solid 8th … Continue reading Lindsey Wilson Race Report

MWCCC Whitewater Race Recap

Last weekend, the team competed in the 3rd race weekend of the Mid-West Collegiate Cycling Conference mountain bike calendar in Whitewater, WI. Saturday's Cross Country event featured a technically challenging course and temperatures in the 90's. Josh Smithson battled through the heat to finish 7th in the Men's B XC race. Later in the day, James … Continue reading MWCCC Whitewater Race Recap

Cardinal Cup Course Report: Eva Bandman

Following a great day of racing at Ft. Duffield today, we’re busy getting things ready for tomorrow’s Short Track events at Eva Bandman Park. Due to some standing water in the low sections of the park, the existing course has been modified to keep tomorrow’s races fast and dry. There was still some light mud … Continue reading Cardinal Cup Course Report: Eva Bandman

Cardinal Cup Course Inspection at Ft. Duffield

The UofL squad was out at Ft. Duffield Friday afternoon to set up for the Cross Country and Downhill races on Saturday. Though the park had received several inches of rain at that point and had also been subjected to some high winds, the course still looked race-worthy for Saturday’s events. Though there was shallow … Continue reading Cardinal Cup Course Inspection at Ft. Duffield

Cardinal Cup Weather Update

We have been keeping a close eye on the weather, and are excited to say that both days of racing are still on! The remnants of Hurricane Harvey will be passing through town on Friday, but should be gone by race time on Saturday. Due to the topography of the park and the design of … Continue reading Cardinal Cup Weather Update

Course Prep for Inaugural Cardinal Cup

The team had a busy weekend, putting in two days of trail maintenance at Ft. Duffield and Eva Bandman Park ahead of the inaugural Cardinal Cup on September 2nd and 3rd. The downhill course at Ft. Duffield received repairs to numerous lips and berms, in addition to reinforcements to steep banks and modifications to rock … Continue reading Course Prep for Inaugural Cardinal Cup

A “Day On” for MLK Day

Louisville Cycling and Triathlon does more than just ride bikes.  We are dedicated not only to creating a bigger and better cycling community, but also to giving back to the Louisville community as a whole. Several of our members spent their day off from classes as a day in memory of Martin Luther King Jr. … Continue reading A “Day On” for MLK Day