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August 19, 2017

Jamie Ertl Lands on Ore to Shore Podium

By Jamie Ertl With race day Saturday dawning, there were optimistic hopes of a dry and fast race course. Both were quickly proved wrong with several crank-deep mud holes. This was my third Hard Rock race, so I knew the key to a successful day was to survive the first half hills, rocks and mud, […]

August 7, 2017

Lipski Conquers Dirty Kanza

By Ryan Lipski This year I was lucky enough to get an entry and compete in the 2017 Dirty Kanza in Emporia, KS.   I’ve done a few gravel rides before and I’ve done a couple rides longer than 150mi but nothing of this magnitude – a total 207.2mi, 13 river crossings, 1 flat tire and […]

June 29, 2017

Trek 100, 2017!

Tom Spencer shaved his hair to raise money for the MACC Fund.The Trek 100 is a signature event for the KS Energy Team Wisconsin Cycling Team.  The 28th edition of the ride was no exception, where we had over 30 teammates prominently positioned the starting line.  We are so proud to be part of such […]

May 15, 2017

North Eastern Wisconsin Omnium

Written by Andrew Einspanier As part of the UW contingent, I have been busy racing all spring for the #WiscoShredSquad, but now that collegiate season is over I am excited to join my KS Energy teammates for some WCA racing! This weekend Brian, Spencer, and I decided to tackle the NEW Omnium in Menasha which featured […]

April 24, 2017

Whitnall Park Spring Classic Summary – April 22, 2017

It was a perfect day for bicycle racing, with light winds and temperatures in the 50’s most of the day.  A crisp April morning gave way to a clear sun-filled afternoon.  Light winds brought the sounds of Spring – birds chirping, children playing on the nearby playground, and carbon wheels on asphalt.  The course was […]

April 17, 2017

Team Wisconsin Kicks Off WCA Road Season

April 8th and 9th Race Weekend Report Written by Spencer Kruse This past weekend was filled with windy action packed racing in both Madison and South Beloit.  Both races featured very strong fields and extremely fast racing considering the “beginning of the season” nature of the races.  The WCA season kicked off on April 2nd with the […]

April 6, 2017

Team Wisconsin Gets Rolling for 2017

The season has officially started for Team Wisconsin Cycling! Over 30 riders assembled at Reveres Tavern in Delafield eager to meet old and new teammates. The team has seen a solid growth moving into the 2017 season with over a dozen new riders, bringing the roster to 45 members! It will be very exciting to see […]

August 1, 2016

Intelligentsia Cup 2016

Intelligentsia Cup 2016 came to an end this past weekend, Kayla Doan describes the series in these three words: “Hydrate, hydrate, hydrate!”