NORTHERN AZ CX p/b Absolute Bikes Results and Series Standings

CLIF BAR AZ Cross Series powered by SRAM #2 in the books. After a strong start in Globe, Series #2 continued the trend – great fields, solid racing and perfect CX weather. Again, some of the biggest fields we have seen in years –  super stoked to see the CAT 5 racers out there. We will be providing a few more incentives for “new” racers moving forward – stay tuned for more information.

Northern AZ CX p/b Absolute Bikes results here

CLIF BAR AZ Cross Series powered by SRAM Series Standings here

Thanks for your support – and special thanks to Absolute Bikes, CLIF Bar, SRAM, and Coconino County Parks and Recreation.

Next up – Triple C CX p/b University of Arizona Cycling November 7-8. Register here.

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Northern AZ CX p/b Absolute Bikes

Weather looks great for Saturday (even Friday is looking better) – still may be classic cyclocross conditions on race day, but the sun will shine in Flagstaff!

Absolute Bikes will be on-site to provide tech support, full compliment of CLIF BAR schwag…and a great race course.

The course will be slightly different this year than last – need to lengthen it a bit, and add as many technical pieces as we can find in the venue. But at the end of the day, the terrain is the terrain.

Do not forget your USA Cycling License and photo ID to get your race number.

And register today before the price increases –

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Horse Lovers day two Sponsor!

Great news on Saturday at Globe – record race fields and a new sponsor added to the Series.


Many thanks to Paul Nelson – officially on-board for the 2015 CX season.

Here’s the 411 on Canyon:

” Canyon Orthopaedic Surgeons is a premier subspecialty practice providing care to West Valley residents since 1968. We are committed to improving your quality of life through compassionate and cutting-edge care for all or your orthopaedic needs. Our providers specialize in diverse areas of orthopaedic care—sports medicine, joint replacement, hand surgery, fracture management, arthroscopy, foot and ankle surgery and workers’ compensation. We have on-site physical therapy, nerve testing and orthotic fabrication for the convenience of our patients. We provide prescription medication for workers’ compensation patients in our office. Our mission is to get you back to full function as quickly and safely as possible.”

So next time you see Paul – please thank him! If you can catch up with him…he is fast!

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CLIF BAR AZ Cross powered by SRAM #1 – Flat Tire Cross in the record book!

Wow! What a great day – good vibe, great racing, awesome CX course, and amazing support from you. Thank you all so much for your support of the Series – and the CrankyCross boys, Matt and Mark.

Many thanks to Flat Tire Bike Shop – awesome volunteer help and support.

We had the single largest field yet at an AZ CROSS Series event – the CAT 5 field. Exciting – you all are new to the sport – and we hope you continue with CX racing. Check your inbox for a special $ incentive to register for Northern AZ CX p/b Absolute Bikes coming to every CAT 5 racer who was at Globe. 

Event Results and Series Standings will be hosted by this year – and results will posted online during each Series event.

Feedback? Yes – we want it and need it to continue to grow the Series – see us on-site or shoot an e mail to

Look for Flagstaff updates (if any are needed) on FB or in this space.

When in Flagstaff make sure you stop by to say hello to the great crew at Absolute Bikes – and I bet we all might need our mud tires on Saturday.

Register for Flagstaff.

AZ Reg Online

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