2009


Tim Johnson of cyclocrossworld.com won the 2009 US National Cyclo-Cross Championships Sunday in Bend, Oregon. Johnson was a favorite for the win after a very successful season of racing, but faced s…


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Sun , Snow and Cyclocross in Colorado

November 1, 2009. Tim Johnson grabs two wins, Jeremy Powers takes two seconds, Jamey Driscoll snags two thirds in a big weekend for Cannon…


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Belgian Niels Albert won the second round of the UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup Sunday in Plzen, Czech Republic. The result follows Albert's win in the first round on October 4 i…


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Photos from the 2009 UCI World Championships in Mendrisio, Switzerland - the home of SwissStop.


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9/23/2009 3:00:00 AM

Cyclocrossworld's Jamey Driscoll won the 3rd edition of Cross Vegas during Interbike 2009. Driscoll and Christopher Jones of Champion Systems made an early attack which quickly opened up a 20+ secon…


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9/10/2009 1:58:41 AM

TRP R970SL on show at Eurobike 2009 featuring SwissStop Flash Yellow King pads. 

Report and photos at …


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9/7/2009 3:00:00 AM

The SwissStop sales team introduced the 2010 product line at Eurobike in Friedrichshafen, Germany September 2-5.

SwissStop brake pads were seen on many bikes throughout the exhibition.


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6/22/2009 9:55:38 AM

Mike Cotty completed the 2009 Race Across The Alps on Saturday June 20. The event featured 526 km of riding with roughly 13,000 m of climbing. After the race Mike reports:

"That was one crazy …


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Swiss rider Fabian Cancellara prepares for the start of the 2009 Giro d'Italia with a new prototype time trial bike from Specialized. The bike features many aerodynamic features, including brakes fi…


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Michael Albasini (Team Columbia) has won the fourth stage of the Vuelta al PaĆ­s Vasco. The Swiss rider spent 155 km in a small break away and then outsprinted the two remaining riders in the group f…


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This week Team Colubia has arranged with the SwissStop factory to use the Yellow King compound brake pads. The ProTour squad began using SwissStop during the 2008 season and report very good perform…


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3/10/2009 10:57:39 AM

SwissStop is pleased to announce that the new Disc26 for Avid Elixir is now shipping. Disc26 fits Elixir CR and Elixir R hydraulic disc brakes and features SwissStop's unique Kevlar/ceramic/brass co…


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After a long, wet day in the saddle, Garmin - Slipstream's Tom Peterson has won stage 2 into Santa Cruz. The stage featured sun, wind and plenty of rain. Perfect conditions for SwissStop brake pads.…


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Garmin - Slipstream's David Zabriskie sped to third place in the Prologue of the 2009 Tour of California. Zabriskie was 2.7 seconds back of Switzerland's Fabian Cancellara on the technical 3.9 …


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Niels Albert broke away early and rode to victory in the 2009 Cyclocross World Championships. Albert attacked on the second lap and maintained a gap on the Elite Men's field for the rest of the race…


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1/27/2009 11:41:59 AM

2009 World Cup Cyclocross champion Sven Nys has enjoyed a very successful season of racing. Nys may have changed teams this year, but still rides a familiar Colnago C50 Cross. Throughout the season …


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1/19/2009 9:29:37 AM

For 2009 Team Milram makes sweeping changes to their equipment line up. The team will ride Focus bikes outfitted with SRAM Red components and Carbonsports Lightweight wheels. The SRAM Red brake cali…


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1/13/2009 2:00:00 AM

At the German cyclocross championships Sabrina Schweizer and Claudia Seidel  were on the podium 2nd and 3rd. The whole 1A cross team is using Lightweight wheels with SwissStop…


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Christian Heule won his 5th Swiss Championship in cycle cross. The race from Wetzikon was a hot fight in really cold conditions. 6 racers were in the front of the race till the final lap. Christian …


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In August 2008 Rita and Christian departed from their home in Berne, Switzerland on a year long, intercontinental cycling journey to Beijing, China.

They are now well into their trip and curre…


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Sven Nys has won the first UCI Cyclocross race of 2009 in Baal, Belgium and in doing so further strengthened his lead in the GvA-Trophy. The course was frozen and the race featured a tough fight bet…


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