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USA Cycling's million-dollar National Team program: What it is, what it isn’t

Whatever meaning the term “US National Team” may have taken on in the past, it now has a new and official definition. On Thursday, the na...

Axel Merckx on team tragedies: 'I don’t want to ever experience this again'

With the recent application for a UCI Pro Continental license, there is a clear path forward for the successful Axeon Hagens Berman progr...

Into the mountains: Open GC designed for chaos in final stages at Tour of Utah

What constitutes an exciting bike race? Aggressiveness? A tight GC battle with many riders in close proximity to each other going into th...

Larry Warbasse claims US national road title

Two weeks after taking his first professional victory by soloing to win Stage 4 at the Tour de Suisse, Larry Warbasse (Aqua Blue Sport) t...

Q&A with Axel Merckx: Team's exclusion from California is 'unfortunate for development of US cycling'

During his 15-year professional career, Axel Merckx experienced cycling’s disappointments as much as any rider. But as a team owner and d...

Photo gallery: 2017 Axeon Hagens Berman team camp

The 2017 Axeon Hagens Berman held a training camp January 8-18 in Calabasas, California. Founded in 2009 by Axel Merckx, the Continental ...

Atapuma, Dombrowski headline Tour of Utah GC battle, host of others look to spoil the duel

A hot wind blows across the desert landscape and does little to cool the body, as the temperature nudges triple digits. The dry heat saps...

Photo gallery: 2016 Tour de Beauce

Celebrating its 31st edition, the 2016 Tour de Beauce did not disappoint in providing a week of aggressive racing. While the WorldTour te...

Kristoff wins a wild one in Santa Rosa as Alaphilippe defends California lead

SANTA ROSA, CA (CT) — Race leader Julian Alaphilippe was isolated, alongside four BMC Racing riders including second-place Rohan Dennis, ...

Photo gallery: 2016 Joe Martin Stage Race

19-year-old Nielson Powless takes first UCI stage race in dramatic fashion Axeon Hagens Berman rider Neilson Powless scored his first UCI...

McCabe wins Sunset Loop as Dal-Cin snatches GC victory from Acevedo at Redlands Classic

REDLANDS, CA (CT) — Twenty-four hours after a dramatic pile-up in the final turn of the Redlands Criterium sent him somersaulting over hi...

Powless wins Redlands TT as Acevedo clings to GC lead by one second

HIGHLAND, CA (CT) — Three young riders stood atop a wet podium at the Redlands Classic Friday, after a 7-mile time trial ushered in a new...