Rapha Super Cross is back for a third season of action-packed cyclocross with races for everyone from kids to elite level athletes. A series of events are scheduled in the UK and will also take place in Japan, Australia and the USA. The winning combination of beer, music and (lots of) cowbells will be back to keep the blood pumping into the winter season.
Saturday 16th November
Location: Sydney Park, Sydney – map »
more details to follow…
UK – Rapha Super Cross 2013
October 19th, 20th & 27th
Rapha Super Cross UK is back, three rounds of fun-filled cyclocross entertainment, topped off with the UK’s finest fighting it out for the overall team title. This year’s Super Cross event promises to be even bigger and better than the acclaimed 2012 series with a new venue in Manchester between the first round at Broughton Hall in North Yorkshire and the final event at London’s Alexandra Palace.
USA – Starcrossed 2013: A Rapha Super Cross Event
The first event on the US cross calendar and one not to be missed. The bright lights of Marymoor Velodrome in Redmond, Washington will host a slew of European racers alongside homegrown talent such as Jeremy Powers, Rapha-FOCUS racer and the last man to win the event. He said of the category 2 UCI event:
“I’ve always loved the environment, the course layout, and the fans who pack the expo and cheer us on rain or shine. I can’t wait to put on a good show and look forward to seeing everyone out there.”
Expect a packed crowd, some high-octane racing and plenty of beer.
JAPAN – Rapha Super Cross Nobeyama (Nagano)
November 16th & 17th
New for 2013, a UCI Class 2 rated series of three organized by the people behind the Gentlemen’s Races and Rapha Continental Japan. The race itself is in its 4th year and having already brought in competitors from far and wide on previous events, it has become one of the biggest cyclocross races in Japan with over 700 racers. Expect racers from the US nation such as Barry Wicks, and Molly Cameron. Plus look out for Rapha-FOCUS’s Zach McDonald to stamp his name on the event. There will be kids races, fun races and plenty more cowbell.