Before we get to #CXNats, we’ve got to go through States. So let’s strap it down and show the rest of the country how we do it at one of the gems of #TXCX – Resolution CX (formerly once also called The Most Awesome CX Race).
This event is bigger than ever – hosting #TXCXStates and a USA Cycling PRO CX and UCI-sanctioned event. Jeff Lucido, fearless leader of the Texas Cross Syndicate, has worked hard for years to make this happen, and it’s finally here.
Jeff – tell us how the course will compare to last year’s hilly fun:
This year we are taking a new approach to the course flow to prepare folks for Nationals in Austin the following week. We have a new UCI sand pit (look it up, it will be hard) and barriers section. We have a Belgian stair section planned too, but construction is dependent on Thursday’s weather forecast. We expanded the single track woods section with a few harder efforts we think racers will enjoy. We may or may not include the mulch pile run-up upon exit of the woods (if I can convince Ian it will be “fun” for the amateur events). The course is also longer and includes a new section in the upper field we haven’t used before. Finally, we will have a full 200m of road to the finish line this year. Continue Reading…