Ellen Noble and the Cycle-Smart Approach

Like most American cyclocross fans, I watched the recent two US World Cups with a lot of pride. So much work has gone into getting the sport to this point, and for us at Cycle-Smart, Ellen Noble’s performance in Waterloo embodies that best. We’ve been involved in growing the sport on all sides, running grassroots races and UCI races, sharing our resources with other organizers, creating clubs and teams focused on ‘cross, and developing riders from local kids to World Championship level through camps and coaching. Ellen has come through that system from start to finish, and is, for us, proof of concept. ...