Princeton/Stevens Jersey Devil Race Reports

Week four in the ECCC calendar took riders to Trenton, New Jersey for the inaugural Jersey Devil Weekend, presented by Princeton University

Jess Kutz(Penn State) Sprints for the Win, Photo Courtesy Greg W. (Millersville)

and the Stevens Institute of Technology. Two days of great racing complimented a pair of great races to make one fantastic weekend.

Also check out the Week #3 women’s reports…..  See below

Editorial Look at ECCC Teams

Men’s A Criterium

Women’s A/B Criterium

Men’s A Road Race

Women’s A/B Road Race

Greg W. Photo Spectacular of the Steven’s/Princeton Race Weekend

UVM Triumphs Amidst Massive Storm at Grant’s Tomb Criterium, Men’s A Report

By Steven Hopengarten – ECCC News Editor

Heavy rains, high winds and frigid temperatures did not stop the University of Vermont (UVM)  from claiming victory on Saturday with its first Men’s A victory of the season by senior Alex Cox.  The win came during some of the worst weather on the eastern seaboard in recent history. High winds and flooding caused part of the traditional Grant’s Tomb Criterium to be cut out, resulting in a tear dropped course as opposed to the 5 turn classic.

Read the rest of the report here.

College-Bike: Scott Igo’s Haro Werks XCR

Scott Igo's Haro Werks XCR
A very interesting and unorthodox piece of equipment, Scott Igo has transformed his Haro Werks XCR cross-country bike into a road-ready machine. A junior at UVM majoring in Philosophy, Scott bought the Haro on eBay three years ago for $15 in what he described as “an impulse buy”. An entry-level hard-tail in Haro’s frame lineup (years ago), no one could ever imagine this bike being used in road races. With a small investment and a little bit of help from his UVM teammates, Scott made it happen.  Read the full article here