MISSOURI: St. Louis - 2011 Gateway 'Cross - More photos are appearing from this inaugural event. Check out this great set from Rob Ballou of University City, MO. and some more from Jeff Yielding. As always, be sure to read Steve Tillford's blogging about his time at the race. His net winnings after paying the entry fee ... $0.02.
RIDER UPDATES: Just a few updates on some riders from the midwest, and riders who have made their mark here. Alexey Vermeulen (Pinckney, Mich./Prochain) rode the Junior World Championship RR in Denmark earlier today, finished 56th out of 170 starters, solidly in the main bunch. Just posted a few minutes ago, Theresa Cliff-Ryan (Cedar Springs, Mich./Colavita-Baci p/b Cooking Light) finished 18th out of 146 starters in today's Women's World Championship RR. Mathew Busche (Wauwatosa, WI / Radio Shack) will be racing tomorrow in the Men's race. One of the regular European riders that compete in Superweek, is Austrian racer, Andreas Muller, who specializes in 6 day races across Europe. He was just given a sportsman award in his home country., the "Träger des Goldenen Verdienstzeichen der Republik Österreich" (Read about it in his blog). Lastly, 2011 overall Superweek champion, Chun Kai-Feng, is racing with his Team Action Cycling in the Tour of East Java.