BOULDER, CO (BRAIN)—Broadcast dates for TV coverage of CrossVegas, the international cyclocross race held September 24 in Las Vegas, have been announced. The program airs on Altitude Sports and Entertainment Network:
Saturday, October 25 5:30 pm MST
Monday, October 27 9:30 pm MST
Sunday, November 2 10:30 pm MST
Thursday, November 6 2:30 am MST
Thursday, November 20 1:30 pm MST
Sunday, November 23 6:30 am MST
Viewers outside of Altitude’s 10 state region can find the program on DirecTV as well as Dish Network in select areas. Additional airings of CrossVegas will be available on other networks to be announced in the next few weeks.
Six-time Emmy awarding winning producer Kent Gordis of Kent Gordis Productions produced the 30-minute program. Gordis is the owner/producer of Kent Gordis Productions, the leading producer of bicycle races on television in the U.S. His production credits include eight Olympic Games, six Tour de France's and multiple other events.
In its second year CrossVegas has become a fixture on the U.S. cyclocross calendar attracting more than 7,500 spectators to the stadium setting of Desert Breeze Soccer Complex in Las Vegas. CrossVegas was won for a second year by Ryan Trebon of the U.S. after an exciting 60 minutes of racing that included multiple lead changes among a field of U.S and international stars including Lance Armstrong participating in his first race since announcing his return to competitive cycling.
The 40-minute women’s race was won by Katie Compton of the U.S. The former World Cyclocross silver medalist used her superior strength to pull away from a strong field that included Olympians from the recent Beijing Games.