The new state champion Paul Martin of Panther pb Competitive Cyclist crosses the finish line during Two Days in Dublin, Ohio State Cyclocross Championships.  Photo: Greg Sailor - VeloArts.com

The new state champion Paul Martin of Panther pb Competitive Cyclist crosses the finish line during Two Days in Dublin, Ohio State Cyclocross Championships. © Greg Sailor - VeloArts.com

Photos by Greg Sailor

The 2011 Ohio State Cyclocross Championships were decided during “Two Days in Dublin” last Saturday and Sunday at Coffman Park in Dublin, Ohio.

The Men’s Cat. 1 title went to Paul Martin (Panther p/b Competitive Cyclist) in a tight race among the eventual podium winners until the final straight.  The Women’s  title was taken by Katie Arnold of the Echelon Cycling team, who led from wire-to-wire.