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  • Cincy3 Day 2 Interviews: Katie Compton and Caroline Mani

    After Katie Compton’s second-straight win at the Cincy3 UCI three-day cyclocross race and festival, Ohio racer Taylor Kruse caught up with the American national champion after her race, along with the French national champion, Caroline Mani, who finished in second…

  • Echelon Gran Fondo Gets Dirty in Oregon – PLUS Contest for Free Entries!

    Echelon Mt Hood Gran Fondo flyer

    Cyclocross Magazine is partnering up with Echelon Gran Fondo to bring a first-ever dirt option to the organization’s rides. In addition to a variety of road offerings, the Hood River, the Oregon, fondo adds “CrossMountain” routes – either 30 or 45 miles mixing paved road, singletrack and dirt forest roads in the stunning Columbia River Gorge.

  • Join CXM’s Junior, U23 and Collegiate Fundraiser, Win Lots of Swag

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    Cyclocross Magazine, with the support of the generous sponsors below, has opened up its innovative youth fundraiser program for applications from all teams. The program has been in beta form, and raises money and provides merchandise prizes for  junior, U23…

  • Cyclocross Magazine Fantasy Cyclocross Returns For 2010

    It’s that time of year. Time to get out your collective research from the past few years and put it to good use. That’s right, it’s time for Cyclocross Magazine Fantasy Cyclocross! Think you know better than anyone else in…

  • Ringing the Cowbell – Off-Season Photo and Caption Contests

    OK, so most of us are a little frustrated at the length of time since the last season ended, and the length of time till the next season starts. But this is a supportive community so we need to stick…

  • A Sneak Peak From The MABRAcross Logo Contest

    Submissions to the MABRAcross logo contest continue to roll in, but that doesn’t mean it’s too late to send in your design. May 14th is the deadline for you procrastinators to enter. To get those creative juices flowing, or for…

  • Fundraiser Raffle to Send Bruno Roy to Worlds

    It’s not enough to be one of the best cyclocrossers in the country to make the dream of an appearance at Cyclocross Worlds a reality; many of the selected athletes need to pool their resources just to afford the trip….

  • Meet the Lucky Dogs – U.S. Nationals Live Coverage Contest Winners

    Edge Composites 65's Carbon Tubular Wheelset

    To accompany Cyclocross Magazine‘s recent live coverage of the U.S. National Championships, we ran two contests in conjunction with  Edge Composites and Raleigh USA that had ‘cross fans from coast-to-coast – and even abroad – clamoring for sweet prizes. First…

  • Living High: Win a Raleigh High Life Singlespeed Frame

    Raleigh High Life Singlespeed Cyclocross Bike

    Just a reminder, whether you’re in Bend or not, now through Monday morning is your chance to win the coveted Raleigh High Life singlespeed cyclocross frameset. The rules are simple…simply upload your own original best videos and photos related to…

  • Live Coverage & Cowbell Prizes: EDGE Wheels & Raleigh High Life Frame

    Edge Composites 65's Carbon Tubular Wheelset

    Whether you are in Bend or stayed home, even if you can’t contend for a National Championship, you can still win big with your friends at Cyclocross Magazine and the kind live coverage sponsors Raleigh, Edge Composites, Planet Bike and…

  • Follow Whitmore’s Landscaping NACT Finale Live, Win Zipp Swag

    This weekend’s live coverage of the Saturday and Sunday’s Whitmore’s Landscaping Super Cross Cup will not only feature live, blow-by-blow racing action but will also offer up some sweet prize giveaways thanks to a generous prize sponsorship by Zipp. On…

  • Race Report Contest #3 Is Over, Contest #4 Begins A Few Days Ago…

    by Jamie Mack Another contest has come and gone.  CXM staff had to fight through viruses and our own ‘cross misadventures to decide this one. Cyclocross Magazine congratulates Ryan Hamilton for submitting his race report, which has been judged the…

  • Round Two Winner Crowned, Race Report Contest #3 Launched

    Beth Hamon (R) wins CXM's Race Report Contest #2. photo: courtesy Team Beer

    by Jamie Mack Competition was tight this weekend. Conditions were tough, but the strong have shown through. And we’re not even talking about the races! Cyclocross Magazine congratulates Beth Hamon for submitting “Race Report: Cross Crusade #4” which has been…

  • Your Best Race Report – Contest #1 Winner Chosen, #2 Starts Now

    by Jamie Mack I know a lot of us are still scraping off mud from this weekend, but there’s already some exciting news.  After much calculation and heated debate, Cyclocross Magazine congratulates Tim Darwick for submitting

  • Submit Your Personal Race Report, Win Cyclocross Swag

    by Jamie Mack We’ve got a contest going on in our ever-growing cowbell community site and forums with swag up for grab for the best personal race report. Report about your recent race experience – win, lose or DNF. Keep…

  • Share All, Win Big (Take Our Survey, Win a Stigmata Frame)

    That’s right. As advertised in our Issue 6 that’s traveling the country, our first-ever reader survey is here, and we’ve got a sweet Santa Cruz cyclocross frame up for grabs.  Read the contest details and take our survey here.

  • Times Are Tough: Green Michelin Mud Tires’ Value Falls with Stock Market

    Guess the final price of this used pair of Green Michelin Mud cyclocross tires on eBay

    Last week we featured a guessing game for the final value of an eBay auction for a pair of lightly used original green Michelin Mud cyclocross tires. When credit was still flowing freely last year and the Dow was at…

  • Cyclocross Poem of the Day: “The Hill”

    We had a bunch of great entries to our ‘cross poetry contest and sadly didn’t have room to print all of them. We’re digging them out and publishing some of the entries that didn’t make it to print. First up…

  • Going (Michelin) Green – Guess the Price Contest

    Guess the final price of this used pair of Green Michelin Mud cyclocross tires on eBay

    Everyone wants to go green, but it’s not always easy to do. Last year, we highlighted two eBay auctions for the coveted original green Michelin Mud cyclocross tires. The single tire NOS auctions went for $66 and a whopping $115,…

  • Fantasy Cyclocross Finale – February 25, 2009

    By Jake Sisson After weeks of heated competition, it’s time to call time on the inaugural season of Cyclocross Magazine’s UCI Fantasy Cyclocross. No amount of manipulation worked out to actually win me this thing, so I figured it was…

  • Fantasy Cyclocross Finale Preview – February 21, 2009

    By Jake Sisson So we’ve reached the end of the road. The battles have been hard, and while hope has faded for some teams who got out to a hot start, hope has sprung anew for many teams who got…

  • Fantasy Cyclocross Update – February 20, 2009

    By Jake Sisson Sometimes, schedules can be cruel. 24 hours ago, I started out on my first of three exams. 24 hours later, I had just finished up my third. But now I finally can finally focus on homework that…

  • Fantasy Cyclocross Results – November 9, 2008

    Match fixing? Points shaving? This century’s Black Sox Scandal? You guessed it, looks like the creator and moderator of the CX Magazine UCI Fantasy Cyclocross league has assumed first place and all the wildly attractive accolades that come with it.

  • Fantasy Cyclocross Results – 11/3

    Four big races on the weekend meant big points to be handed out. p lo, owned and operated by Peter Lopez brought home the week’s trophy with 280 points, followed closely by Java with 278 points. The overall picture changed…

  • Win a Custom Richard Sachs Team Bike at Whitmore’s Super Cross Cup

    Myles Romanow, promoter of the Whitmore’s Landscaping Super Cross Cup, rounds 8 and 9 of the MAC Powered by SRAM Cyclocross series, is proud to announce that one lucky entrant to his races in the Hamptons of Long Island will…

  • Two More Days for ‘Cross Poem Entries!

    Looks like we found winning contest idea that’s accessible for many of you. Judging will be tough but fun. Haven’t entered yet? You’ve got just two more days… Full details here.

  • Get Your Poems In! Just 8 More Days

    There’s just about a week left to get your entries in for our first Cyclocross Poetry Contest! Deadline is 10/24, 11:59 pm PST. For a few well-crafted words, you can win awesome swag from Challenge, TRP, Vittoria, Schwalbe, Wabi Woolens,…

  • “Formal” Issue 3 Feedback Wanted

    We get a ton of feedback through the various channels ( commenting on our website, our cowbell forums and social network, instant messaging, Facebook, Flickr, and occasionally Twitter. That’s a lot of different, informal ways to talk to us at…

  • Design the NACT’s Trophy

    Don’t think you’ll ever be able to beat the nation’s best riders and stand atop the podium? Well, here’s your chance to have a presence on the very top step – design the North American Cyclocross Trophy series’ trophy! In…

  • Announcing the Winners of the Promote the Promoters Contest

    In Issue 2, we announced our Promote the Promoter contest, and received some great entries highlighting the folks that make our sport happen. The winning entries are in our Issue 3 which is in the mail now, but here’s a…



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