US Cyclocross Nationals
Kansas City, KS

Lee Willmore wins the National Cyclocross Championships in Kansas City! photo by Mitch Clinton/www.clintonphoto.com

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2007 News & Results

12/23 - SoCal CX Prestige #10 (FINALS), Santa Cross, Woodland Hills, CA - Celo Pacific was awarded 2nd OVERALL Best Team for the series! Great job team. Race report is now posted. Full Results are here.

12/20 - Storm the Beach Wins Photo Contest! Our "Storm the Beach" cyclocross race won Velo News' photo contest last week.  Check it out here -> http://www.velonews.com/news/fea/13808.0.html.  Thanks again for all your support and especially to those who volunteered at the course. 

12/16 - Congrats to Celo Pacific's Lee Willmore for winning the U.S. Cyclocross Nationals Championships, Masters 65-69. Teammate Jim Cushing-murray was 4th. Lee on podium here.

12/9 - SoCal CX Prestige #9, Storm The Beach, Camp Pendleton, CA - Thanks to Mark Campaigne and all the Celo Pacific team and volunteers for putting on a great race. Racers, we hope you enjoyed our unique venue and had a good time.  Results are here. Make sure to check out Mitch Clinton's photos here.

12/4 - Pressure washers available for use at Storm the Beach:  For racers concerned with the effects of salt water and sand on their bikes…FEAR NOT…pressure washers will be on site and available FREE of charge.  A number of H2O ON THE GO systems will be available for use by NOMAD.  For more information on this unparalled portable pressure washing system, visit www.nomad2go.com.

12/2 - SoCal CX Prestige #8, Bakersfield, CA - Mark Campaigne wins the Masters 35+, 3/4. Chuck & Peter Morris both place 2nd (Masters 45+, Juniors).  Go to http://www.outsideallday.com/results/ to view race results, report, & photos.

12/1 - SoCal District Championships, Bakersfield, CA - Brent Prenzlow (Men's 1/2) wins the gold medal. Go to http://www.outsideallday.com/results/ to view race results, report, & photos.

11/25 - So Cal CX Prestige #7, Turkey Trot CX, Glendale, CA - Brent Prenzlow (Men's 1/2/3) took home the 'title belt' and Chuck Morris finished 2nd (Masters 45+). Go to http://www.outsideallday.com/results/ to view race results, report, & photos.

11/11 - Dietrich Lamprecht update: Elsa reports that he is doing much better and can have visitors. Dietrich is in Villa Monte Vista, 12696 Monte Vista Rd. in Poway. His injuries continue to effect his memory but it is improving, though it is a seesaw progression.  If you visit, he may struggle to remember names or recognize faces but enjoys the company.  He is undergoing therapy several times a week so it may be best to call the hospital before you go.

11/11 - So Cal CX Prestige #6, Eco Cross, Sylmar, CA - Brent Prenzlow (Men's 1/2/3) and Alex Ter-vrugt (Masters 35+ 3/4) both took wins on a rare cool weather cross day. Go to http://www.outsideallday.com/results/ to view race results, report, & photos.

11/7 - Updated Storm the Beach flyer and course map are now posted.

11/4 - So Cal CX Prestige #5, Ventura, CA - Go to http://www.outsideallday.com/results/ to view race results, recap, & photos.

10/30 - Dietrich Lamprecht has been hospitalized after a bike accident where he hit a pot hole and fell badly. We wish him a speedy recovery. Please keep him in your thoughts.

10/21 - So Cal CX Prestige #3/#4, Hanson Dam, CA - Go to http://www.outsideallday.com/results/ to view race results, recap, & photos.

10/14 - Several Celo Pacific riders raced cross on a short track mtb course (with a few random barriers) in Palos Verdes last weekend. Mitch Clinton was there to capture the fun, so check out his site: www.clintonphoto.com

10/7 - So Cal CX Prestige #2 (Redline Cup), Sylmar, CA - Go to http://www.outsideallday.com/results/ to view race results, recap, photos, and an interview with Elite Mens 1/2/3 winner Brent Prenzlow in "the Cross Zone".

10/2 - Dietrich Lamprecht is set to be inducted into the World Senior Games HALL OF FAME recognizing his amazing 39 gold medals in road cycling (hill climb, TT, crit, and road race). Visit www.seniorgames.net for more information. CONGRATULATIONS Dietrich!

9/29 - Muckenthaler Cross - 250 riders participated in the biggest Celo cross race to date. Thanks for everyone for their work making the event a big success. Complete Results now posted. Photos and Report are here.

9/26 - Cross Vegas, Las Vegas, NV - John Behrens and John Bailey both raced in the UCI CX race held during Interbike at night. Behrens finished 36th out of 95 starters. Report/Results here.

9/23 - Mt Graham Hill Climb, Arizona State Championships - Matt Sheremeta finishes 1st (Masters 40+) and top ten overall.

9/9 - Lotoja, 206 mile road race from Logan, UT to Jackson Hole, WY - Grant Chu finishes 2nd in his cat 5 pack and also received a 1000-mile award. Photos of the trip/race are here.

9/9 - Kitt Peak Hill Climb, Arizona - Matt Sheremeta finishes 2nd (Cat 4) and 8th overall.

9/7 - Corey Arballo thanks everyone who attended the World Premiere of his new cycling film, Light It Up. The dvd is now available for purchase for $12 from Corey  at coreyarballo@cox.net or at Performance in Oceanside.

9/1 - Mount Charleston Hill Climb - Matt Sheremeta finishes 2nd (Cat 4) and 11th overall. Glenn Masuda placed 31st, Cat 4. Full Results here.

8/26 - Ontario Criterium - Miles Ludi places 4th (Juniors 13-14), while John Behrens takes 15th in the Masters 30+. David Bales was foiled by a last lap flat! Full results here.

8/19 - Ladera Ranch Criterium - Chan Huynh wins the Cat 3 race! John Behrens takes 5th in the Masters 30+, and follows it up with 24th in the pro/1/2. Full results here.

8/19 - Mount Lemmon Hill Climb - Matt Sheremeta finishes 2nd (Cat 4) and 12th overall. Results here.

8/12 - San Luis Obispo Criterium - Paul Welsh was 21st and Jeff Herring 35th (Masters 35+).  Full Results here.

8/11 - Palomar Challenge Hill Climb (11 miles up East Grade) - Brent Prenzlow took 2nd and Matt Sheremeta 3rd (overall). Full results here.

8/5 - CBR Long Beach Crit - David Bales, 12th (40+, 4/5) and Michelle Arballo, 13th (Women 4). Full results here.

7/29 - Velo Allegro Criterium, Long Beach - Michelle Arballo placed 7th (Women 4). Full results here.

7/23 - Cyclocross Schedule - The upcoming 07 schedule for the SoCal Cross Prestige Series is now posted at http://www.socalcross.org .

7/16 - Early Bird Cyclocross Ride & Happy Hour this Wed 7/18, 5pm in Fullerton --> Details here.

7/9 - CBR Dash for Cash Crit, Long Beach - David Bales, 9th (Masters 40+, 4/5); Michelle Arballo, 7th (Women 4).

7/1 - Manhattan Beach Grand Prix - Paul Welsh finishes 9th (Masters 35+).

6/24 - Paramount Criterium (Masters State Champs) - Blair Burton, 23rd (Masters 35+); Tony Ziadie, 40th (Masters 50+).

6/16 - 12 Hrs of Temecula (Mtb) - Jens Raz finishes 2nd (Sport) overall with B&L's Gordon Yeager assisting with support.

6/15 - Memorial ride for local cyclist Shawn Harrison who was struck and killed by a truck last weekend is this Saturday, 6/16. Click here for details.

6/10 - Ontario Criterium (Junior State Crit) - Miles Ludi was 3rd (Junior Boys 13-14) while Paul Welsh took 8th (Masters 35+).

6/4 - Special Ride coming up July 4th, led by Paul Miller. Click here for "4 Climbs on the 4th" details.

6/3 - CBR State Criterium Championships - Stefan Steiner placed 16th (Cat 4) in a 72 rider field.

5/28 - Long Beach Criterium - Blair Burton took 5th (Cat 3), David Bales 7th (Masters 45+), and Stefan Steiner was 13th (Cat 4) and 17th (Masters 35+ 3/4).

5/27 - Barry Wolf Memorial Criterium, Woodland Hills - Blair Burton finished 25th (Masters 35+ 1/2/3) and also took 18th (Cat 3) in his second race. Full Results here.

5/27 - Dominguez Hills Criterium - Stefan Steiner placed 10th and David Bales 22nd (Cat 4). Stefan was also 17th (Masters 35+ 3/4).

5/26 - Dana Point Criterium - Stefan Steiner took 12th (Masters 30+ 4/5). Photos are posted here.

5/20 - West L.A. College GP (Criterium) - Miles Ludi took 2nd (Jr Men 13-14).

5/19 - Alex Ter-Vrugt checked in to let us know ...Please mark your calendar for Thursday, June 7th @ 8 PM to come out to Encinitas to the La Paloma Theatre for a special engagement movie night. Visit www.24-solo.com for more details, a movie trailer and for purchasing tickets in advance (recommended).  $8 adv. $10 door.

5/19 - Paul Miller teamed up with Fritz Tomasello (Edge/Toyota Cycling) at the CA state TT championships at Lake Los Angeles. They won the mens tandem 110+ category.

5/14 - SLR Race Report "A different View" by G-Mas, who was in the Pro/1/2 wheel truck.

5/13 - Paul Miller finished the SoCal TT Series in 2nd place (Masters 50-59) this year. Congrats Paul!

5/12 - Idyllwild Spring Challenge MTB XC race, 31 miles - Brent Prenzlow won the Singlespeed class and was 5th Pro overall.

5/6 - Mark Reynolds San Luis Rey Road Cycling Classic - Thanks to everyone who volunteered to make the race happen and especially race director Don Elling. It was a tough day with hot weather - thanks racers for coming out - Full Results are Posted here.

Celo Pacific results - Brent Prenzlow, 7th (Pro/1/2); Blair Burton, 29th (Cat 3), Grant Chu, 25th (Cat 5A), and Dan Breyer, 21st (Cat 5B).

5/5 - Barrio Logan Grand Prix - Stefan Steiner was 11th and Jens Raz 16th (cat 4). Miles Ludi took 2nd (Boys 13-14).

4/29 - Chuck Pontius Criterium, Valencia - John Behrens finished 24th (Pro/1/2). Glen Masuda placed 13th (Cat 4). Full results here.

4/29 - El Cajon Criterium - Stefan Steiner finished 13th (Cat 4). He also placed 15th in Masters 30+ 3/4s with teammate David Bales in 20th. David was also 19th in Masters 45+.

4/28 - Devil's Punchbowl Road Race, Pearblossom, CA - John Behrens finished 12th (Pro/1/2), while Matt Sheremeta was 13th (Masters 40+, Cat 4/5). Full Results are here.

4/21-22 - Conquer the Canyons Stage Race, Westlake Village, CA - Full Results here. Brent Prenzlow finished 6th g.c. in the Masters 35+ (4th, TT, 12th Circuit Race, 7th RR), and John Behrens placed 27th g.c in the Pro/1/2 (22nd Circuit Race, 25th Road Race).

4/17 - Race Report from John Bailey at the SD Cyclo-vets Road Race.

4/15 - San Diego Cyclo-vets Omnium results are posted here. Celo riders in the top 20 OVERALL:

  • John Behrens, 16th (pro/1/2)
  • Jenz Raz 11th (Cat 4)
  • Dan Breyer, 11th (Cat 5)
  • Dietrich Lamprecht, 1st (Masters 80+)
  • Stefan Steiner, 11th & Matt Sheremeta, 13th (Masters 35+, Cat 4/5)

4/15 - San Diego Cyclo-vets Omnium CRITERIUM - Dietrich Lamprecht, 1st (Masters 80+), Stefan Steiner, 7th (35+, Cat 4/5), Paul Welsh, 10th (Masters 35+), Jens Raz, 12th (Cat 4), Larry Friedman, 16th (Masters 60+), Blair Burton, 17th (Cat 3), Chan Huynh, 21st (Cat 3), John Behrens, 22nd (Pro/1/2).

4/14 - San Diego Cyclo-vets Omnium ROAD RACE - Dietrich Lamprecht, 1st (Masters 80+), Matt Sheremeta, 5th (35+, Cat 4/5), Chan Huynh, 10th (Cat 3),  Jens Raz, 14th (Cat 4), John Bailey 15th (Cat 4), John Behrens, 17th (Pro/1/2), Stefan Steiner, 21st (35+, Cat 4/5).

4/13 - San Diego Cyclo-vets Omnium TIME TRIAL - Dietrich Lamprecht, 1st (Masters 80+), Dan Breyer, 2nd (Cat 5), John Behrens, 9th (Pro/1/2), Jens Raz, 10th (Cat 4), Stefan Steiner, 10th (35+, Cat 4/5).

4/8 - Ontario Crit #2 - Miles Ludi was 4th (Junior Boys 13-14). In the Masters 30+ 1-4, John Behrens in 10th. In the 30+ 4/5, David Bales was 14th. Blair Burton was 17th (Cat 3). Results are here.

4/7 - Santiago Canyon TT - Paul Miller was 6th in Masters 50-59.

4/7 - Del Mar Criterium #3 - Miles Ludi won the Junior Boys 13-14! John Behrens was 2nd in the Masters 35+, as well as, 17th in the Cat 1/2/3. Stefan Steiner places 20th (Cat 4). Results here.

4/3 - San Luis Rey Road Race Flyer is posted in pdf format.

4/1 - Fiesta Island Time Trial, 20k - Paul Miller finishes 5th (Masters 50-59) in 28:27. Stefan Steiner places 5th (Cat 4/5) in 29:11, while Jens Raz was 6th (Cat 4/5) in 29:28. Dan Breyer took 6th in the Masters 30-39 in 30:13.

3/31 - Indio Grand Prix criterium - John Behrens finished 25th (Cat 2/3) and Chan Huynh was 34th (Cat 3). Full results are posted here. Watch the Online Race Videos - View >

3/31 - Julian 7500 endurance race, a 79 mile mostly off-road race with nearly 11,000 ft of climbing - Brent Prenzlow, riding his Salsa cross bike, was 1st overall in 6:01. San Diego Union Tribune article, full results and photos are posted.

3/28 - Del Mar Criterium #2 - Miles Ludi was 3rd in the Junior Boys 13-14. In the Cat 1/2/3, Blair Burton took 15th, followed by John Behrens in 20th. Results here.

3/25 - Redlands Criterium - Chan Huynh, 24th (Cat 3).

3/16-18 - San Dimas Stage Race - Chan Huynh finished 27th g.c. (cat 3).  Miles Ludi raced cat 4s and his best stage placing was 39th in the road race. Results are posted here.

3/14 - Del Mar Criterium #1 - Miles Ludi won the Junior Boys 13-14 and also placed 15th in the Men's Cat 4. Results here.

3/11 - Murrietta omnium 2-day stage race (crit & circuit race) - Miles Ludi placed 11th g.c. (Cat 4) for Celo Pacific. David Bales and Stefan Steiner were also active in the races. Complete results here.

3/4 - Deluge Sport Criterium, Dominguez Hills - David Bales, 9th (40+ 4/5) and Stefan Steiner, 20th (Cat 4).

3/4 - Fiesta Island Time Trial, 20k - Paul Miller finishes 2nd (Masters 50-59) in 28:36, 26.07 mph and moves into the lead in the SoCal TT Series. Jens Raz was 4th in the Cat 4/5 in 29:51, 24.98 mph, and Dan Breyer took 8th in the Masters 30-39 in 30:22, 24.55 mph.

3/3 - Santiago Canyon TT - Paul Miller was 3rd in Masters 50-59.

2/25 - Long Beach Circuit Race (Final Stage in the Tour of California) - Phillip Gray places 17th (cat 3). The Celo Pacific team got some tips from a surprise star rider prior to the race - click here to find out who it is and read Mark Campaigne's race report.

2/25 - Dare to Race Ontario #1 Criterium - Miles Ludi wins the Boys 13-14 category. Full results here.

2/20 - Corey Arballo, Celo Pacific's movie maker is working on a film documenting bicycle racing. Click here to view the preview for his new movie due out in Summer 2007.

2/18 - Costa Mesa "Anger Management" Criterium - Phillip Gray places 10th (30+ 3/4) after some good Celo Pacific teamwork. Read the race report here.

2/17 - 24 Hours of Old Pueblo MTB, Tucson, AZ - Celo Pacific's Jens Raz a.k.a. "LL Slow J" finished 11th in the Solo Men's category. Jens completed 14 laps for 210 dirt miles!

2/14 - Click here to view the February B&L Shop Rag.

2/13 - Following the success of the US team at Cross Worlds comes this interesting report: An American 'Cross Revolution including the mention of SoCal cross.

2/11 - Fiesta Island Time Trial, 20k - Paul Miller wins (Masters 50-59) in 29:12 (25.5 mph), while Jens Raz is 4th (Cat 4/5, 29 & under) in 30:07 (24.8 mph).

2/10 - Imperial Classic Criterium - David Bales finished 6th, while Stefan Steiner was 10th (Cat 4/5).

2/10 - Southridge MTB XC, Fontana - Dan Schonberg finished 3rd (Beginner 27-34).

2/4 - Red Trolley Criterium, San Diego - Full Results here. Celo Pacific riders: Chan Huynh, 31st and Miles Ludi, 32nd (Cat 3), and Stefan Steiner, 20th (Cat 4).

2/4 - Piru TT - Paul Miller was 2nd in Masters 50-59 and only 1 second off the winning pace in his category.

2/3 - Boulevard Road Race - Full Results here.  Celo Pacific riders: Chan Huynh, 30th (Cat 3), Jens Raz, 9th (Cat 5b), and Paul Klysz, 27th (Masters 35+).

2/3 - Lost at Storm The Beach! Cross - Medium Red Celo Pacific wind jacket. Please check to see if you picked up a jacket and email celopacific@celopacific.org to return.

2/1 - Have you renewed? The Club membership application has been updated for 2007 and the reimbusement form is updated for 2007. Go to the Membership page to download.

2/1 - The clothing order is being compiled and submitted early next week; if you have not ordered yet, do it today. 07 Clothing Order Form click here - The l/s items will be black with red oval Celo logos. The s/s items will be similar to last year with a black front replacing the red.

1/28 - Peak Season Cyclocross, Watsonville, CA - Brent Prenzlow wins the Men's A race in the last cross of the season.

1/20 - 12 Hours of Temecula - Jens Raz win the Solo Beginner category in this endurance mountain bike race.

1/15 - Celo Pacific's bike shop is B&L Bike & Sport in Solana Beach. They have recently opened a new store in San Diego - Here's what's happening:

  • The January ShopRag is now available (click) - and Huge Clearance Sale! Visit B&L Bike and Sports (Solana Beach) for deeply discounted '06 bikes and clothing. Further, Celo Pacific members can get an additional $200 off any sale bike at B&L Bike and Sports, Solana Beach, valid Jan. 18-28th
  • B&L Bike and Sports, San Diego (3603 Camino Del Rio West, San Diego, CA 92110) is inviting all Celo Pacific Members to a FREE basic maintenance class for your bike. Learn how to change your tire/tube, clean your chain, drive chain, and keep your bike running smoothly. When: Monday, January 22nd and/or Wednesday January 31st at 6pm. Please RSVP to participate by calling 619-294-9300.

1/14 - Tom's Farm TT, Paul Miller places 3rd in the Masters 50+. Results are here.

1/7 - Storm the Beach! Cross - We had a great day of racing on the tough sand & beach course. Celo Pacific category winners were David Bales (Masters 45+), Alex Ter-Vrugt (Cat 3/4), and Brent Prenzlow (Cat 1/2/3).

Brent Prenzlow solos to take the Cat 1/2/3 win. Photo by Richard Murphy

 

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