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Frigid Temps Don’t Slow Raleigh-Clement Team

Posted on 12/09/13 by Clement

One of the best – or worst – things about cyclocross is the ever-changing weather. The season starts in summer, and ends in mid-winter. Unpredictable changes are common, and extreme race conditions can be expected at least a couple times per season. But this weekend’s frigid cold in Bend, Oregon made racing even more severe […]

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Berden Wins in Los Angeles

Posted on 12/02/13 by Clement

The Raleigh-Clement Team headed to Southern California this weekend for two days of racing amid palm trees and concrete near downtown L.A. While not your typical cyclocross conditions for early winter, the atmosphere was fantastic and the racing was tight and tactical. Ben Berden and Jamey Driscoll went 1-2 on Sunday, besting a world-class field with […]

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Raleigh-Clement Team Faces the Grinch and Mt. Krumpit

Posted on 11/18/13 by Clement

Even though Christmas is six weeks away, the Raleigh-Clement Cyclocross Team spent the weekend at a holiday party that included mud, bikes, and the Grinch. That’s right, it was the annual Jingle Cross weekend in Iowa City, Iowa. What started as a small grass roots race with a Christmas theme has now grown into one […]

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Raleigh-Clement Team Faces Fast Conditions in Louisville

Posted on 11/11/13 by Clement

This weekend, U.S. cyclocross fans turned their attention to Louisville, Kentucky for two of the biggest and best races of the season. Dubbed the Derby City Cup, the venue is well-known to all as the site of last season’s World Championships. Just 10 months ago the world came to Louisville and reveled in the mud […]

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Ben Berden Holds Lead in Cross After Dark Series at Cincy3

Posted on 11/04/13 by Clement

The Raleigh-Clement Cyclocross Team rolled to the Cincinnati International Cyclocross Festival this weekend for three days of full-tilt racing. One of the oldest cyclocross race weekends in the Midwest, the event encompasses three days of UCI ranked events in the greater Cincinnati area. A highlight of the weekend was Raleigh-Clement team leader Ben Berden holding […]

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Raleigh-Clement Cyclocross Team: Mid-Season Update

Posted on 10/29/13 by Clement

The cyclocross season is under full steam and with a month-and-a-half of races completed, we thought it would be a great time for a mid-season report. Now in its second season, the Raleigh-Clement Cyclocross Team has built a huge fan base and a well-deserved reputation for aggressive racing and consistent performances. We’ve become one of […]

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Ben Berden Doubles Up at the Gateway Cross Cup

Posted on 10/28/13 by Clement

The Raleigh-Clement Cyclocross Team was spread across the globe this weekend, with races in both Europe and the U.S. Team leader Ben Berden notched back-to-back wins in St. Louis, Missouri at the two-day Gateway Cross Cup, an event he also won last year. On a dry and fast course that favored drafting and made breakaways […]

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Ben Berden Wins at Providence Cyclocross Festival

Posted on 10/07/13 by Clement

With a combination of toughness and wits, Raleigh-Clement Cyclocross Team leader Ben Berden won his first race of the year this weekend at the hugely popular Providence Cyclocross Festival in Rhode Island. Berden earned 2nd place on day one of the weekend behind an unstoppable Jeremy Powers. But on day two Powers called in sick and Berden marked a […]

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Raleigh-Clement Attacks Gran Prix of Gloucester

Posted on 09/30/13 by Clement

The Raleigh-Clement Cyclocross Team headed to the legendary seaport of Gloucester, Massachusetts for this weekend’s Gran Prix of Gloucester. Dubbed the “New England Worlds” because of its long history in the region, the Gloucester event is a major highlight of the opening month of cyclocross. The course was bone dry this year, creating a very fast […]

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Raleigh-Clement Team Launches 2013 Season

Posted on 09/23/13 by Clement

The cyclocross season is under full sail and charging toward the legendary seaport of Gloucester, Massachusetts for this weekend’s much anticipated races. Dubbed the “New England Worlds,” the Gloucester event is a major highlight of the opening month of cyclocross season. The Raleigh-Clement team is off to a promising start and intent on claiming podium time yet […]

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