SCC elects Jacob Holtgrewe President for 2016, Caroline DuPlessis becomes Women’s Coordinator

Louisville, Ky. – The SCC held its annual leadership elections on Nov. 23, electing Jacob Holtgrewe as President. A new position for 2016, Women’s Coordinator, was filled by Caroline Duplessis. The remaining positions were filled evenly with incumbents and newcomers. By Abner Miralda “[I’m] honored to be the new president-elect,” announced Holtgrewe when the results … Continue reading SCC elects Jacob Holtgrewe President for 2016, Caroline DuPlessis becomes Women’s Coordinator

UofL Cycling and Triathlon competes simultaneously in 3 cities, earns 3 wins.

By Abner Miralda Louisville, Ky. — UofL Cycling and UofL Triathlon have historic weekend, earning three wins, two podiums, and two top-10 finishes simultaneously. Mark Renn earned wins in the Down Hill and Four-Cross disciplines in St. Louis, Mo. while Rikus Van Zyl rode to the top spot in a cyclocross race in Cincinnati, Oh. … Continue reading UofL Cycling and Triathlon competes simultaneously in 3 cities, earns 3 wins.

UofL Triathlon inspires new generation of athletes at the University of Louisville

“I’m addicted to triathlons now!” said Jacob Holtgrewe with a bright, wide smile. “My favorite thing is being able to do three different activities all in one competition. I got to take advantage of different skills and put them together.” In his first ever triathlon, a sprint distance triathlon in Shelbyville, Ky., Holtgrewe finished second … Continue reading UofL Triathlon inspires new generation of athletes at the University of Louisville

Team Time Trial 2nd, 9 Top-10 Finishes for Cards in opening Collegiate Race Weekend

Columbia, Ky.— Amid a weekend full of crashes and heartbreak for the Lindsey Wilson College cycling team, UofL’s Mens’ D Team Time Trial team earns second place, while several riders go on to contest top ten finishes in the inaugural Mid-West Collegiate Cycling Conference race weekend hosted by Lindsey Wilson College on March 21st and … Continue reading Team Time Trial 2nd, 9 Top-10 Finishes for Cards in opening Collegiate Race Weekend

Mike Baird Wins Louisville Lovin’ The Hills, Nicole Knapp 3rd

Louisville, Ky – SCC triathlete Mike Baird wins the men’s 15 mile Louisville Lovin’ The Hills event while Nicole Knapp finds the podium in the women’s 6 mile race. Louisville Lovin’ The Hills is an annual trail run held at the Jefferson Memorial Forest in Louisville. Cardinals Evan Cruson and Jacob Holtgrewe also competed, finishing … Continue reading Mike Baird Wins Louisville Lovin’ The Hills, Nicole Knapp 3rd

SCC Launches Kentucky’s Only Collegiate Triathlon Squad

Louisville, Ky- The Student Cycling Coalition launches Kentucky’s only intercollegiate competitive triathlon squad. The SCC’s board and sponsors have decided to re-launch the University of Louisville Triathlon squad for 2015. The team will compete in USA Triathlon’s Mid-East Collegiate Triathlon Conference (MECTC). The University of Louisville previously had a triathlon club in 2012, and folded … Continue reading SCC Launches Kentucky’s Only Collegiate Triathlon Squad