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Stage 6 – Stillwater | Northstar Grand Prix

Stage 6 was its usual hot affair in Stillwater at over 80 degrees and mostly sunny. Lots of racing action. After 23 laps up Chilkoot Hill, Optum was able to control the race and claim […]

 

2013 NVGP Menomonie Road Race

Saturday brought us to the Menomonie Road Race. A 101 mile stage for the men and an 82 mile stage for the women. The course is a lot of rolling hills, farm fields, and tree […]

 

2103 Uptown Criterium

Stage 4 meant we were back in Uptown for the Friday night criterium. It was a warm evening with all the racing action happening fast and furious. Both the men’s and women’s races saw lots […]

 

2103 NVGP Cannon Falls Road Race

After 2 years in a row where the Cannon Falls Road Race has been cancelled the fields finally saw good weather. It was sunny, warm and a bit windy on the open stretches through the […]

 

2013 NVGP Saint Paul Criterium

Stage 2 of the Nature Valley Grand Prix was the Saint Paul Criterium. The women contested 28 laps and the men completed 40 laps of the course running through downtown Saint Paul past Mickey’s Diner […]

 

2013 NVGP Saint Paul Time Trial

Wednesday morning was stage one of the Nature Valley Grand Prix. It was a wet and rainy morning for the time trial held along East River Road. For the women defending champion US Pro Time […]

 

Nature Valley Grand Prix – Stage 6, Stillwater, MN | Moses Images | Matthew Moses

Well the 6th and final stage of the Nature Valley Grand Prix came to a close. The women’s race saw Carmen Small’s Optum team deliver her to the finish as the Nature Valley Grand Prix […]

 

Nature Valley Grand Prix – Stage 5, Menomonie, WI | Moses Images | Matthew Moses

Mother Nature finally let a road race happen. Today was the road stage in Menomonie, WI. The day saw periods of both sun and rain during the course of the two races. Tom Zirbel took […]

 

Nature Valley Grand Prix – Stage 4, Minneapolis, MN | Moses Images | Matthew Moses

After stage 3’s cancellation due to weather, stage 4 brought us to the Uptown Criterium held in Minneapolis. It is a fast crit course with lots of room to move around. The women’s race saw […]

 

Nature Valley Grand Prix – Stage 2, Saint Paul, MN | Moses Images | Matthew Moses

Stage 2 of the Nature Valley Grand Prix took us to downtown Saint Paul for criteriums. The races were fast and breaks were hard to come by. In both races the Optum teams attempted to […]