Popham Culture: Macon must become more bike-friendly

Popham Culture: Macon must become more bike-friendly

Jonathan Popham
November 2, 2011
Filed under Arts & Lifestyle, Columns, Popham Culture

Anything worthwhile deserves protecting. I think most rational people could agree with that. Quality of life is inarguably worthwhile.  The cities that are usually rated with the highest quality of life are generally also rated the most cycling friendly cities in the world.   Because of this, I conclu... Read more »

SECCC Championships rolls through Macon

SECCC Championships rolls through Macon

alockwood
April 27, 2011
Filed under Sports

  With the highest turnout in Southeastern Collegiate Cycling Conference history, Mercer Cycling successfully hosted the final race of the spring road season with a time trial, criterium and road race over the course of Saturday and Sunday. With nearly 155 riders and 23 schools in tow, Saturday morning’s time trial was delayed by a... Read more »

Mercer Cycling team to host regional cycling championship

Mercer Cycling team to host regional cycling championship

alockwood
April 13, 2011
Filed under Sports

  Growth comes slowly. The Mercer Cycling team will be the first to tell you that. The upcoming weekend, the culmination of their hard work and training efforts will come to a head in Macon as they host this year’s edition of the 2011 Southeastern Collegiate Cycling (SECCC) Championship. The ... Read more »

The Third Half

The Third Half

alockwood
April 13, 2011
Filed under Columns, Sports, The Third Half

  Perspective is everything. I realized this after meeting one of my favorite athletes last weekend at a national cycling race in Anniston, Ala. You’ve probably not heard of him, but Rahsaan Bahati is one of the best Criterium cycling champions in the United States today. His organization,... Read more »

Denes win in Dalton, cycling team preps for SECCC Championship

Denes win in Dalton, cycling team preps for SECCC Championship

alockwood
March 30, 2011
Filed under Sports

  He’s just going darn fast these days. Gabe Denes finally broke through with a Criterium win in Dalton for Mercer’s first crit win of the season. Denes’ finish on his highlighter yellow Specialized S-Works machine was only one of many top results for the Mercer Cycling during the past month or racing. In early March,... Read more »

Rodeo Beach opens in Mercer Village

Rodeo Beach opens in Mercer Village

alockwood
February 23, 2011
Filed under News

A customer at Rodeo Beach shops for boots Monday at the company's new retail location in Mercer Village. [nggtags gallery=rodeo,wordpress,...] A new outdoor clothing and supply store opened in Mercer Village earlier this month, making it the latest addition to the neighborhood's burgeoning retail s... Read more »

'Le Train de Mercer' looks dominant in Swamp Classic

'Le Train de Mercer' looks dominant in Swamp Classic

Garret McDowell
February 23, 2011
Filed under News, Sports

(MercerCycling.blogspot.com) MU's Kevin Roberts had a fantastic opening weekend at the Swamp Classic alongside his four teammates. After several months off, Mercer’s cycling team has returned to competition with the SECCC season officially beginning the first weekend of February. A middle of... Read more »