Monthly Archives: June 2011


Carly and Traver’s Wedding in Duluth, MN

It was a gorgeous day in Duluth for celebrating Carly and Traver’s wedding. We started out at the Suites in Canal Park for a few getting ready photos then it was off to The Cathedral […]


NVGP Stage 6 – Stillwater Criterium – Stillwater, MN

Well the 2011 Nature Valley Grand Prix is now in the books. Some great racing in Stillwater gave us Amber Neben (HTC Highroad) and Jesse Anthony (Kelly Benefit Strategies-Optum Health) as our overall winners. From […]


NVGP Stage 5 – Menomonie Road Race – Menomonie, WI

Stage 5 saw lots of action and lead changes in both the men’s and women’s races. At the end It is now Jesse Anthony and Amber Neben who take the Nature Valley Leader Jersey into […]


NVGP Stage 4 – Uptown Criterium – Minneapolis, MN

Tonight was the Uptown Criterium. The rain held off until after the event had concluded. The women’s race saw several break attempts sit out front for a while but the Peanut Butter Co/Twenty 12 team […]


NVGP Stage 3 – Cannon Falls Road Race – Cannon Falls, MN

Stage 3 is in the books. Unlike last year we had great weather for the Cannon Falls stage. Both races finished with the usual field sprints seen at this venue. Here’s some photos of todays […]


NVGP Stage 2 – Saint Paul Criterium Saint Paul, MN

Photos from Stage 2 in downtown Saint Paul. The women’s race had some rain but it went away and things dried out a bit for the men. No changes in the overall leaders, so off […]


NVGP Stage 1 – Saint Paul Time Trial – Saint Paul, MN

Some photos from the Saint Paul time trial held in rainy conditions this morning… Defending champion Rory Sutherland (United Healthcare Professional Cycling Team) rode into the race lead with a time of 13:08.02. Current NRC […]


Sunday at the 2011 Minnesota Fixed Gear Classic – Blaine, MN

The final day of racing at the Minnesota Fixed Gear Classic brought tempo, handicap, team sprint and madison racing. Men’s Team Spring – Kevin Mansker, Michael Blatchford, and Daniel Walker (Project London 2012) won the […]


Saturday at the 2011 Minnesota Fixed Gear Classic – Blaine, MN

Saturday was a marathon session at the track, we finished up the events postponed from Friday night and then completed all of the Saturday schedule as well. Women’s Miss and Out Final – Won by […]


Friday Night at the 2011 Minnesota Fixed Gear Classic – Blaine, MN

The Minnesota Fixed Gear Classic got underway this evening with a partial program due to a rain cancelation. The track event is the start of the Nature Valley Bicycle Festival and the second stop on […]