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PHILIPP WRAPS UP XC SEASON WITH A FRENCH CUP PODIUM

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PHILIPP WRAPS UP XC SEASON WITH A FRENCH CUP PODIUM

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 5, 2021 Giant Factory Off-Road Team rider Antoine Philipp wrapped up his 2021 season with a podium finish at a French Cup race in Marseille. The 24-year-old French rider finished fifth, gaining valuable UCI points and ending his season on a high note. Philipp came into the Marseille race in top form after finishing his 2021 World Cup campaign two weeks earlier in the U.S. He finished 13th at the final World Cup XC race in West Virginia, his best result in a season that saw him improving each round and steadily earning better positions on the start...

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Serena Bishop Gordon Finishes Second at The Rad!

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Serena Bishop Gordon Finishes Second at The Rad!

Tuesday, October 5, 2021 Liv Racing Collective athlete Serena Bishop Gordon tackled her longest race ever in both distance and duration over the weekend at The Rad in Trinidad, Colorado. She finished second among the women and eighth overall in the 165-mile gravel race. The long course, named “Stubborn Dolores”, began and ended in the southern Colorado town of Trinidad – traversing expansive mesas with the Spanish Peaks serving as a backdrop. With over 90 percent gravel roads and 11,213 feet of elevation gain, the 165-mile route was made even more difficult after days of rain leading up to the...

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Leonie Picton Secures the EWS Master Women Overall Title in Scotland!

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Leonie Picton Secures the EWS Master Women Overall Title in Scotland!

04 October 2021 After nine Enduro World Series rounds in 2021, Leonie Picton clinched the overall Master Women title with a win at the final in Tweed Valley, Scotland. Racing on the first weekend in October in Scotland, racers faced cold, wet and extremely muddy conditions. Expecting a long, physical weekend, Leonie Picton (Liv Racing Collective) took advantage of the break between Finale Ligure and Tweed Valley EWS rounds to spend some time resting and recovering. Her preparation paid off and she took the win on four of six stages over course of 37.6km and 1860m of climbing. Picton rounded out her...

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Linda Indergand Wins Swiss Bike Cup Schaan and Overall Title!

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Linda Indergand Wins Swiss Bike Cup Schaan and Overall Title!

04 October 2021 The Proffix Swiss Bike Cup series finale took place over the weekend in Schaan. Linda Indergand took the win and secured the overall for the six-race series. The final race of the Swiss Bike Cup consisted of six laps of 4-kilometer hilly XCO course in Schaan. Coming off a strong win on the urban short track course in Lugano, Linda Indergand (Liv Factory) was ready to tackle her last race of the season. After sharing the lead with Nadine Rieder (Ghost Factory) on the first lap, Indergand made a break on lap two and had pulled a 13-second gap...

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Tune In to the Inaugural Paris-Roubaix Femmes Tommorrow!

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Tune In to the Inaugural Paris-Roubaix Femmes Tommorrow!

01 October 2021 Cycling history will be made tomorrow (Saturday, October 2, 2021) as the first edition of Paris-Roubaix Femmes will be held in the North of France. Liv Racing will be present at the start in Denain with the following six riders: Alison Jackson, Evy Kuijpers, Jeanne Korevaar, Lotte Kopecky, Sabrina Stultiens and Valerie Demey. After 117 editions of the men's race, for the first time in history the best female cyclists in the world will have the opportunity to tackle the infamous cobbles at Paris-Roubaix. The 115.6km race will feature three local laps in and around the start town...

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