Jeremy Powers Wins Cyclocross Stampede, UCI3 Cyclocross Festival Day 1. ©Mitch ClintonJeremy Powers Wins Cyclocross Stampede, UCI3 Cyclocross Festival Day 1. ©Mitch Clinton

Jeremy Powers will look to defend his 2009/10 overall CXNC series championship ©Mitch Clinton

Colorado Springs, Colorado USA Cycling announced today the 2010/2011 Cyclo-cross National Calendar (CXNC, Below)

This year’s series boasts eight UCI category-one events and 45 category-two competitions. All 53 events on the calendar are part of the UCI Cyclo-cross Calendar, giving the United States more internationally-sanctioned cyclocross races than any other nation. Belgium has the second highest number with 32 events. Click here to see the complete International UCI Cyclo-cross Calendar.

The 2010/2011 USA Cycling Cyclo-cross National Calendar kicks off with the Nittany Lion Cross in Brenigsville, Pennsylvania, on September 11. ‘Cross season officially gets underway on the west coast the following weekend with Star Crossed Cyclocross in Redmond, Washington on September 18. The U.S. season will close out on January 15 with the brand new Kingsport Cyclocross Cup in Kingsport, Tennessee.

In addition to the Kingsport Cyclo-cross Cup, four other events are new to the calendar this season, including the Nor’easter CX at Loon Mountain on September 25 in Lincoln, N.H., the Ellison Park Cyclocross in Rochester, NY on September 26, and days one and two of Krosstober-fest Weekend in San Dimas, CA, October 2-3.

Between September 2010 and January 2011, American ‘cross riders will accumulate points at each of the 53 events on the USA Cycling Cyclo-cross National Calendar with the overall men’s and women’s series champions being named in January. Jeremy Powers (Hadley, MA/Cannondale-Cyclocross World) and Maureen Bruno-Roy (Arlington, MA/M&M Racing/Seven Cycles) will look to defend the overall series titles they rode off with at the end of the 2009/2010 season.

Complete 2010/2011 USA Cycling Cyclocross National Calendar
(CXNC, UCI Inscripted Events):

11-SepNittany Lion CrossBrenigsvillePA2Andrew Taus
18-SepCharm City CrossBaltimoreMD2Kristopher Auer
18-SepSchoolhouse CyclocrossWillistonVT2Alan Atwood
18-SepStar Crossed CyclocrossRedmondWA2Terry Buchanan
19-SepCharm City CrossBaltimoreMD2Kristopher Auer
19-SepCatamount Grand PrixWillistonVT2Alan Atwood
19-SepRad Racing Grand PrixLakewoodWA2Jim Brown
22-SepCrossVegas (Cat 1)Las VegasNV1Brook Watts
25-SepThe Nor’easter CX @ Loon Mountain (New Event)LincolnNH2Adam Myerson
25-SepUSGP of Cyclocross Planet Bike Cup (Cat 1)Sun PrairieWI1Joan Hanscom
26-SepUSGP of Cyclocross Planet Bike CupSun PrairieWI2Joan Hanscom
26-SepEllison Park Cyclocross (New Event)RochesterNY2Scott R Page
2-OctGran Prix of Gloucester 1GloucesterMA2Paul Boudreau
2-OctKrosstober-fest Weekend (New Event)San DimasCA2Dorothy Wong
3-OctKrosstober-fest Weekend (New Event)San DimasCA2Dorothy Wong
3-OctGran Prix of Gloucester 2GloucesterMA2Paul Boudreau
8-OctDarkhorse Cyclo-Stampede International CXCovingtonKY2Nick Tinsler
9-OctProvidence CyclocrossProvidenceRI2William Stevens
9-OctJava Johnny’s – Lionhearts International CyclocrossMiddletownOH2Douglas Dobrozsi
10-OctBio Wheels/United Dairy Farmers Harbin Park Intl (Cat 1)CincinnatiOH1Mitch Graham
10-OctProvidence CyclocrossProvidenceRI2William Stevens
16-OctGranogue CrossWilmingtonDE2Tom McDaniel
17-OctGranogue CrossWilmingtonDE2Tom McDaniel
23-OctDowneast Cyclocross Day 1New GloucesterME2John Grenier
23-OctUSGP of Cyclocross Derby City Cup (Cat 1)LouisvilleKY1Joan Hanscom
24-OctUSGP of Cyclocross Derby City CupLouisvilleKY2Joan Hanscom
24-OctDowneast Cyclocross Day 2New GloucesterME2John Grenier
30-OctBeacon CrossBridgetonNJ2Wade Hess
30-OctBoulder C2 CyclocrossBoulderCO2Chris Grealish
31-OctBoulder Cup C1 Cyclocross (Cat 1)BoulderCO1Chris Grealish
31-OctHPCXJamesburgNJ2Craig Callan
6-NovThe Cycle-Smart International 1NorthamptonMA2Adam Myerson
6-NovDam Cross Weekend – Day 1Los AngelesCA2Dorothy Wong
7-NovThe Cycle-Smart International 2NorthamptonMA2Adam Myerson
7-NovDam Cross Weekend – Day 2Los AngelesCA2Dorothy Wong
13-NovUSGP of Cyclocross Mercer Cup (Cat 1)West WindsorNJ1Joan Hanscom
14-NovUSGP of Cyclocross Mercer CupWest WindsorNJ2Joan Hanscom
17-NovEmpire State CXNew YorkNY2Myles Romanow
20-NovNorth Carolina Grand Prix – Race 1HendersonvilleNC2Timothy Hopkin
20-NovSuper Cross Cup 1SouthamptonNY2Myles Romanow
21-NovSuper Cross Cup 2SouthamptonNY2Myles Romanow
21-NovNorth Carolina Grand Prix – Race 2HendersonvilleNC2Timothy Hopkin
26-NovCarousel Volkswagen Jingle Cross Rock presented by ScheelsIowa CityIA2John Meehan
27-NovCarousel Volkswagen Jingle Cross Rock presented by ScheelsIowa CityIA2John Meehan
27-NovBaystate CyclocrossSterlingMA2William Stevens
28-NovBaystate CyclocrossSterlingMA2William Stevens
28-NovCarousel Volkswagen Jingle Cross Rock presented by Scheels (Cat 1)Iowa CityIA1John Meehan
4-DecNBX GP #1WarwickRI2Matt Bodziony
4-DecUSGP of Cyclocross Portland Cup (Cat 1)PortlandOR1Joan Hanscom
5-DecUSGP of Cyclocross Portland CupPortlandOR2Joan Hanscom
5-DecNBX GP #2WarwickRI2Matt Bodziony
8-12 DecUSA Cycling Cyclo-cross National ChampionshipsBendORCNUSA Cycling/Brad Ross/Visit Bend
15-JanKingsport Cyclo-cross Cup (New Event)KingsportTN2Dwayne Letterman