Monthly Archives: June 2015

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Solstice Aurora | Two Harbors, MN | Moses Images

The evening of Monday June 22 the Northern US was treated to a phenomenal northern lights display. The display lit up the sky and at one point I could see light in nearly a full […]

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Stage 6 – Stillwater | Northstar Grand Prix

Stage 6 was its usual hot affair in Stillwater at over 80 degrees and mostly sunny. Lots of racing action. After 23 laps up Chilkoot Hill, Optum was able to control the race and claim […]

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Stage 5 – Menomonie Road Race | Northstar Grand Prix

Today was the 100 mile road race in Menomonie, Wisconsin that saw multiple different breaks happen before the final selection was made. Once the break hit the finishing circuits the truce was over and the […]

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Stage 4 – Uptown Minneapolis Criterium | Northstar Grand Prix

Friday night was the Uptown Minneapolis Criterium. The weather was good and the racing was fast ending with a photo finish. In the end Ryan Anderson (Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies) outsprinted race leader Ben […]

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Stage 3 – Cannon Falls Road Race | Northstar Grand Prix

Unlike many years the weather in Cannon Falls was a gorgeous sunny day. No storms, no flood, no tornados, just lots of heated racing. After 95 miles out on the road Stefano Barberi (California Giant/Specialized) […]

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