L39ion of Los Angeles has a vision for the future of crit racing, and they put on a showcase in the first Into the Lion’s Den race. SRAM had to be there, of course. In this first episode of SRAMtv, they bring us behind the scenes of an incredible weekend in Sacramento, as host, Jen Whalen chats with members of the peloton and takes you inside the race. Big primes, loud jerseys, and equal prize purses: Into the Lion’s Den is crit racing and L39ion at their best. Can you feel it?
The Swiz is the whiz when it comes to paint!
Here’s the first, of what I’m assuming will be many of the Red Hook Crit Brooklyn coverage videos.
This year brought about the Red Hook Crit track criterium to London, where all the high-speed, spectator-friendly action took place on a closed course within the city center. Here’s the first video we’ve seen from the event. Be sure to share yours.
July 11th brings the Red Hook Crit to the streets of London. This one’s gonna be good! To make sure you’re on top of all the happenings, head over to the RHC London website and follow them on Facebook.
In the spirit of Rat Fink, Manual for Speed teamed up with Tony Batcheller of
Tonic Fabrication to design a speed fiend poster that embodies the spirit of crit racing in America. If you’re looking to cover some wall space, consider this unique poster. In stock now at Manual for Speed.
Poster art by Gianluca Fallone
The 2015 Red Hook Crit lands in Brooklyn this weekend for the eighth time and while the main race is sure to draw crowds, there are multiple parties and events throughout the week. Check out some of the after and pre-parties below.
This video proses the staging of the Red Hook Crit Milano, prior to the start.
I’d say this is the best RHC Milano video to date, but I wish they interviewed more women about their criterium. Where’s Ash Duban?! Regardless, it’s a well put together documentary about a race that began illegally in the backstreets of Red Hook and eventually, Milano.
The Red Hook Crit always spawns so many videos!
Here’s another video from the 2014 Red Hook Crit Milano, brought to you by Royal Fixed Gear.
The Red Hook Crit spawns so many videos and this one’s the first complete recap I’ve seen. Nice job Castelli!
Photos by Francesco Dolfo
I’ve been looking for some photos to post about the Red Hook Crit Milano and to congratulate my girl Ash Duban for crushing the women’s race. She shared the podium with Eduard Grosu, the winner of the men’s race.
This year’s Red Hook Crit series has been exhilarating to watch. Congrats to everyone who raced in it. Now, go check out all of Francesco’s photos.
With the Red Hook Crit Milano approaching this weekend, Polo and Bike pushed out this RHC Barcelona video. I can’t wait to see what goes down in Milano!
We’ve already seen the first half of Stanridge Speed’s track crit team, now here’s the second, Katie Arnold.
Sure, you didn’t win the Red Hook Crit Barcelona, but that doesn’t mean you can’t ride the prize bike… Available now, in all sizes. Head over to Cinelli to see more!
If you’re planning on racing, you’d better register ASAP. Head over to Red Hook Crit to do so.