• Posts Tagged ‘Ben Jacques-Maynes’

    Fear and Loathing at Harbor High: Surf City #2

    by  • October 28, 2013 • cx

    A luchador steps into the cross ring as Ned Flanders takes the Zach McDonald line. Photo Garrett Lau

    SANTA CRUZ, CA—The feedback from Surf City #2 at Harbor High School confirmed suspicions that course designer and race winner, Ben Jacques-Maynes (Jamis CX), is a full-blown masochist. The physically and technically demanding course brutalized competitors at All Hallows Cross, and even elicited some choice words from Ned Flanders, and the Oscar Meyer Wieners,...

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    What to Expect When You’re Expecting: Surf City #1

    by  • October 14, 2013 • cx

    Photo: Kirk Keeler

    APTOS, CA—Northern California’s oldest cyclocross series kicked off their 37th year of racing as riders headed to Aptos High School for Surf City #1 on Sunday. The brothers Jacques-Maynes continued their dominance of the Nor Cal cross, while Carolina Gomez-Villafane collected her second win of the weekend in the Eucalyptus groves of Santa Cruz...

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    BASP Series Opens at The Stick

    by  • September 29, 2013 • cx

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA—On Sunday, the Bay Area Super Prestige Series headed to The Stick—an appropriate, albeit disconcerting, nickname for a race venue known for occasional hypodermic needle sightings. Situated between the vacant stadium of the 49ers and watery expanses of the San Francisco Bay, the race at Candlestick Point featured a winding track through...

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