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USA Cycling reveals 10-race criterium calendar, series name yet to be settled

USA Cycling announced the full 10-race calendar for the new criterium racing series it is organizing in 2022 to replace the now-defunct U...

Into the Lion's Den: From the richest US crit of the year to PR disaster

“Everyone’s going to get paid," said Legion founder Justin Williams

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A look from inside The Lion's Den

Has a new era of American crit racing begun? Go behind the scenes with SRAM at the Into the Lion's Den criterium.

L39ION pulls out of USA Crits as managing director dismissed over SafeSport ban

L39ION's concerns center on USA Crits' longtime managing director Scott Morris, who has now been dismissed.

Freddy Ovett turns to the gravel scene with L39ION of LA

After years in the European pro scene, Ovett has found a home at an American team changing the cycling game.

The richest crit in US history is coming to Sacramento this October

L39ION's Justin Williams is behind the event, which will have a $100k prize purse split equally between men and women.  

L39ION doubles up again at Tulsa Tough, dedicates wins to Black Wall Street

The only Black-owned pro cycling team in the world came to Tulsa, Oklahoma 100 years after one of the worst race massacres in American hi...

Tim Merlier wins Bredene Koksijde Classic: Daily News

The news on Friday was all over the board, with a sprinters race in Belgium, a contract extension for an American hero, and the release o...

L39ION of LA go Continental, sign Skylar Schneider, Kendall Ryan

L39ION of LA, the elite crit squad helmed by Cory and Justin Williams, has announced the creation of a co-ed Domestic Elite team headline...

From the Gun: A new podcast from L39ION of LA and CyclingTips

That's right, a L39ION podcast is coming soon.

L39ION raises $54,000 (and counting) to boost diversity in cycling

L39ION of Los Angeles, the team founded and run by US Criterium champion Justin Williams, has raised $54,000 and counting towards its goa...