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
The leadership of the Student Cycling Coalition has kept a close eye on the weather for this weekend's Cardinal Criterium. USA Cycling, Louisville Metro Parks, conference officials and the IN/KY Cycling Association have all concluded the weather will not affect the Cardinal Criterium on March 11 and 12. Weather reports have changed nearly hourly, but … Continue reading Weather Update for #CardinalCrit
It's the kickoff. The opener. The big one.
The 2016 Mid West Collegiate Cycling Conference road season was historic in some ways. It saw the addition of a new event, inclement weather and was the final season with divisional rankings that mixed varsity and club teams alike. At the conclusion of the Conference Championships hosted by Purdue University, UofL cycling finished 12th of … Continue reading 2016 in Review: UofL Cycling 12th in MWCCC Road Season
By Abner Miralda The University of Louisville mountain bike squad traveled to Indianapolis to earn nine total podium finishes including two wins by James Francisco at the Mid West Collegiate Cycling Conference race weekend hosted by Marian University. On Saturday, freshman James Francisco powered into third place in the B's Short Track Cross Country race, … Continue reading Francisco Wins Twice, Mountain Bike Squad Shines at Marian
"We all worked together as a team"
This year's Mid-West Collegiate Cycling Conference (MWCCC) road season came to a close in West Lafayette, Ind. Strong performances at Lindenwood last week and solid finishes this week helped UofL stay afloat in the conference rankings. By Abner Miralda Last week, the hilly Lindenwood road parcours outside St. Louis, Mo. whittled every field to select … Continue reading Cards Finish 2016 Road Season
East Lansing, Mich.- Greg Lewis and Abner Miralda earned three top-ten finishes at the omnium weekend co-hosted by Michigan State University and the University of Michigan. By Abner Miralda On Saturday's road race, 40 mph sub-freezing gusts, sleet and snow battered riders as they traversed the dirt roads that characterize Michigan State's "Strade Marrone." In the … Continue reading Despite Freezing Weather, UofL Cycling Gets Results
A multi-million dollar indoor velodrome on the Belknap Campus will be the new home of “Louisville Cycling & Triathlon.” The venue was unveiled at a press conference on Friday, April 1st with a special appearance by the only American Tour de France winner Greg LeMond and a special performance by hip hop artist Young Thug. … Continue reading UofL Cycling Set to Build a New Velodrome
The road team competed at the Lindsey Wilson College Road Race while Emma Coakley and Mark Renn earned individual recognition in the Shelbyville Triathlon Series and the Downhill Southeast Series. By Abner Miralda After a week-long training camp outside Asheville, North Carolina, the UofL Cycling road team competed in the Lindsey Wilson College road race … Continue reading Weekend Wheelhouse: MWCCC Road and individual recognition