Colin Strickland works a day job, races on a local Cat 1 team, and dominates the Red Hook Criterium series.
The Red Hook Crit has detractors, but it remains a tremendously popular and successful event, attracting fans and sponsors alike.
Colin Strickland and Ainara Elbusto emerge from crashed-marred Red Hook Crit as winners of men's and women's events
As ever, Saturday's Red Hook Criterium was a crash fest, but one pileup in particular may have set a new standard for mayhem
The Red Hook Crit started in 2008 as an unofficial bike race in New York City. Now it's a global event that stretches over to Europe
From the Rapha Gentleman's series to the Breck Epic, independent events are growing across the States