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Keough takes another win at Harlem Skyscraper

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Jake Keough (UnitedHealthcare Proffesional Cycling) takes the win.

Jake Keough (UnitedHealthcare Proffesional Cycling) takes the win.
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125th and Lennox Avenue- the home of the Skyscraper Cycling Classic presented by Rockstar Games. Produced by Sparta Cycling this is the only part of the USA Criterium Calendar to hit NYC.

125th and Lennox Avenue- the home of the Skyscraper Cycling Classic presented by Rockstar Games. Produced by Sparta Cycling this is the only part of the USA Criterium Calendar to hit NYC.
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The podium: Mandy Marquardt (Team Type 1-Sanofi) is second, Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) places first. Not shown is third place finisher, Kimberly Edwards (unsigned) Congratulations to all.

The podium: Mandy Marquardt (Team Type 1-Sanofi) is second, Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) places first. Not shown is third place finisher, Kimberly Edwards (unsigned) Congratulations to all.
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The men's field take off.

The men's field take off.
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USA Crit points leader, Oscar Clark (United Health Care of Georgia) sits in the field to protect his lead.

USA Crit points leader, Oscar Clark (United Health Care of Georgia) sits in the field to protect his lead.
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Ryan DeWald (XO Communication) tries to make some time on the third corner.

Ryan DeWald (XO Communication) tries to make some time on the third corner.
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Former NYC bike messenger, Dan Chabanov (CRCA: Foundation) proves the allure of this race: saddle up and ride with the Pros.

Former NYC bike messenger, Dan Chabanov (CRCA: Foundation) proves the allure of this race: saddle up and ride with the Pros.
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Local crowd turned out in force to see their favorites.

Local crowd turned out in force to see their favorites.
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Trinidad's Emile Abraham (Rossetti Devo Cycling Team) takes a breath before the sprint.

Trinidad's Emile Abraham (Rossetti Devo Cycling Team) takes a breath before the sprint.
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Issac Howe (Kenda/5 Hour Energy Pro Cycling) tries to make his mark in the Big Apple.

Issac Howe (Kenda/5 Hour Energy Pro Cycling) tries to make his mark in the Big Apple.
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Alejandro Guzman (CRCA/Foundation) and Phil Mooney (Jamia Sutter p/b Colavita) take a chance and a flyer with only a few laps to go.

Alejandro Guzman (CRCA/Foundation) and Phil Mooney (Jamia Sutter p/b Colavita) take a chance and a flyer with only a few laps to go.
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With 10 laps to go four riders made a daring break. They maintained it until the final two laps.

With 10 laps to go four riders made a daring break. They maintained it until the final two laps.
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The UnitedHealthCare Proffessional train goes to work to chase down that break.

The UnitedHealthCare Proffessional train goes to work to chase down that break.
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Two Stage Tour de France winner, Leon Van Bon (Rockstar/Mt. Morris Park) makes his US debut at the Skyscraper. Hopefully, the first of many.

Two Stage Tour de France winner, Leon Van Bon (Rockstar/Mt. Morris Park) makes his US debut at the Skyscraper. Hopefully, the first of many.
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Olympian Bobby Lea (Pure Energy Cycling-ProAirHFA) pulled away from the early break and takes a flyer with a few laps to go. Good luck in London Bobby.

Olympian Bobby Lea (Pure Energy Cycling-ProAirHFA) pulled away from the early break and takes a flyer with a few laps to go. Good luck in London Bobby.
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Skyscraper podium: Luke Keogh (Team Mountain Khakis/SmartStop) is third, Brother Jake Keough (UnitedHealthcare Proffessional Cycling) first place, Emile Abraham (Rossetti Devo Cycling Team) is third.

Skyscraper podium: Luke Keogh (Team Mountain Khakis/SmartStop) is third, Brother Jake Keough (UnitedHealthcare Proffessional Cycling) first place, Emile Abraham (Rossetti Devo Cycling Team) is third.
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And Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) leaves them all behind as she takes the win.

And Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) leaves them all behind as she takes the win.
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Team Type 1-SANOFI rider Morgan Patton leads her teammate, Mandy Marquardt out for the sprint.

Team Type 1-SANOFI rider Morgan Patton leads her teammate, Mandy Marquardt out for the sprint.
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Surprise- Marcus Garvey Park, it’s nice and green. Street’s all clear and ready for the wheels to hit the pavement

Surprise- Marcus Garvey Park, it’s nice and green. Street’s all clear and ready for the wheels to hit the pavement
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Announcer Chad Andrews gets the pre-interview from the world champion….of 2030 maybe!

Announcer Chad Andrews gets the pre-interview from the world champion….of 2030 maybe!
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Being Fathers Day, we get our priorities in order and the kids line up first. This is the 39th year for the Skyscraper founded by David Walker which is designed to attract children to cycling safety through the excitement of professional racing in NYC.

Being Fathers Day, we get our priorities in order and the kids line up first. This is the 39th year for the Skyscraper founded by David Walker which is designed to attract children to cycling safety through the excitement of professional racing in NYC.
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Lemond and Fignon? No, it’s Jack and Iggy.

Lemond and Fignon? No, it’s Jack and Iggy.
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Under a sunny sky the women take off from a packed start line.

Under a sunny sky the women take off from a packed start line.
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Beth Renner (CRCA: Innervation Fitness/Stan’s NoTubes) leads the women as Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) looks on.

Beth Renner (CRCA: Innervation Fitness/Stan’s NoTubes) leads the women as Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) looks on.
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Rebbecca Schepps (Team Type 1-SANOFI) cuts a corner on one of the four sharp turns this course offers

Rebbecca Schepps (Team Type 1-SANOFI) cuts a corner on one of the four sharp turns this course offers
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Dara Kiese (CRCA/Radical Media) starts to make the plan for team

Dara Kiese (CRCA/Radical Media) starts to make the plan for team
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Emily Underwood (CRCA/Rockstar Games-Signature C) takes the lead on a turn

Emily Underwood (CRCA/Rockstar Games-Signature C) takes the lead on a turn
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Mandy Marquardt (Team Type 1-SANOFI) stretches out the field and starts to get her ducks in order.

Mandy Marquardt (Team Type 1-SANOFI) stretches out the field and starts to get her ducks in order.
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Last year's winner, Kristin Lotito (Pure Energy Cycling-ProAirHFA) buys some time before she gets to the sprint.

Last year's winner, Kristin Lotito (Pure Energy Cycling-ProAirHFA) buys some time before she gets to the sprint.
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The course is flat and it's cornered, well suited to a Crit style of riding. But when the teams take off you cannot underestimate the speed that can build.

The course is flat and it's cornered, well suited to a Crit style of riding. But when the teams take off you cannot underestimate the speed that can build.
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Spectators watching from their "stoops" have a real New York experience here in Harlem.

Spectators watching from their "stoops" have a real New York experience here in Harlem.
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With one lap to go, Victoria Brumfield (CRCA/Radical Media) sets up

With one lap to go, Victoria Brumfield (CRCA/Radical Media) sets up
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Erica Adelberg (CRCA/Radical Media) who takes a flyer and a chance on moving ahead of all the sprinters in this group.

Erica Adelberg (CRCA/Radical Media) who takes a flyer and a chance on moving ahead of all the sprinters in this group.
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USA Crits podium: Colin Jaskiewicz (Champion Systems p/b StansNoTubes) is third, Oscar Clark (United Healthcare of Georgia) is the leader, Luke Keough (Team Mountain Khakis/SmartShop) is third. Congratulations to All!

USA Crits podium: Colin Jaskiewicz (Champion Systems p/b StansNoTubes) is third, Oscar Clark (United Healthcare of Georgia) is the leader, Luke Keough (Team Mountain Khakis/SmartShop) is third. Congratulations to All!
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Results

Elite men
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Jake Keough (UnitedHealthcare Professional Cycling Team)1:31:25
2Emile Abraham (Rossetti Devo Cycling Team)0:00:00
3Luke Keough (Team Mountain Khakis/SmartStop)0:00:00
4Rafael Meran (CRCA/Foundation)0:00:01
5Oscar Clark (United Healthcare of Georgia )0:00:01
6Stalin Quiterio (Team Somerville Bike Shop)0:00:02
7Colin Jaskiewicz (Champion System p/b Stan's NoTubes)0:00:02
8Hilton Clarke (UnitedHealthcare Professional Cycling Team)0:00:02
9Cesar Marte (GS Mengoni USA)0:00:03
10Clayton Barrows (Stan's NoTubes / AXA Equitable)0:00:03
11Euris Vidal (CRCA/Foundation)0:00:03
12Issac Howe (Kenda/5-Hour Energy Pro Cycling)
13Jeremy Durrin (J.A.M. Fund / NCC)0:00:03
14Leon Van Bon (R*/Mt. Morris Park)0:00:03
15Wyatt Stoup (Mt Borah / Minerva Design )0:00:04
16Adam Alexander (CRCA/Foundation)
17Adam Myerson (Team Mountain Khakis/SmartStop)0:00:04
18Alexander Bremer (CRCA/Foundation)0:00:04
19Gavriel Epstein (Champion System p/b Stan's NoTubes)0:00:05
20Tony Hall (Champion System p/b Stan's NoTuubes)0:00:05
21Michael Chauner (Pure Energy Cycling/Pro AIR HFA)
22David Guttenplan (United Healthcare of Georgia p/)
23Ryan Mele (Stan's NoTubes / AXA Equitable)0:00:05
24Pieter Bulling (New Zealand National U23 Men's )0:00:05
25Gregory Olsen (Champion System p/b Stan's NoTubes)0:00:05
26John Durso (Colavita Racing)0:00:05
27Booey Hottenstein (Mt Borah / Minerva Design )0:00:06
28Neil Bezdek (Team Mountain Khakis/SmartStop)0:00:06
29Allan Rego (Champion System p/b Stan's NoTubes)0:00:06
30Alejandro Guzman (CRCA/Foundation)0:00:07
31Maurice Gamanho (Van Dessel Factory Team)0:00:07
32Evan Huff (J.A.M. Fund / NCC)0:00:07
33Nick Friesen (Stan's NoTubes / AXA Equitable)0:00:08
34John Hunter (Mt Borah / Minerva Design )0:00:08
35Sean Melcher (Northeastern Hardware/CJCT)0:00:08
36Augusto Sanchez (GS Mengoni USA)0:00:09
37Jared Bunde (GS Mengoni USA)0:00:10
38Juan Carlos Polanco (strictly bicycles)0:00:10
39Rafal Urzedowski (Northeastern Hardware / CJCT)0:00:13
40Jesse Keough (www.keoughcyclocross.com)
41Barry Miller (Pure Energy Cycling-ProAirHFA)0:00:14
42Ryan DeWald (XO Communications)0:00:15
43Phil Mooney (Jamis Sutter Home)0:00:15
44Sean McCarthy (J.A.M. Fund / NCC)0:00:15
45Geron Williams (Liberty cycles)0:00:20
46Scott Savory (GS Mengoni USA)0:00:20
47Michael Busa (J.A.M. Fund / NCC)0:00:22
48Brian Breach (GS Mengoni USA)0:00:25
49Cameron Karwoski (New Zealand National U23 Men's Team)0:00:25
50Guillaume Nelessen (Van Dessel Factory Team)0:00:27
51Alistair Sponsel (Cabinet Racing - Pony Shop)0:00:28
52Shane Kline (Team Mountain Khakis/SmartStop)0:00:29
53Brett Kielick (160over90 p.b. Vie13/QCW)0:00:29
54Leif Lampater (R*/Mt. Morris Park)0:00:30
55John Loehner (Stans NoTubes / AXA Equitable)0:00:30
56Anthony Lowe (WS United/MangoSeed/Lucarelli&C)0:00:30
57Ariel Mendez-Penate (Champion System p/b Stan's NoTubes)0:00:30
58Bradley White (UnitedHealthcare Professional Cycling Team)0:00:35
59Daniel Chabanov (CRCA/Foundation)0:00:39
60Luciano Bezerra (navone studios/greenwood floors)0:00:40
61Gabe Lloyd (XO Communications)0:00:41
62Bill Elliston (Van Dessel Factory Team)0:00:43
63Paul Burrowes (WS UNITED/ MANGO SEED RESTAURAN)0:00:45
64Horace Burrowes (W.S. UNITED/ MANGOSEED/LUCARELL)0:00:45
65Joe Whitman (Stan's NoTubes / AXA Equitable)0:00:46
66Patrick Kos (Affinity)0:00:47
67Franklin Burgos (james vincent Bicycles/ jv Racing)0:00:47
68Adrian Hegyvary (UnitedHealthcare Professional Cycling Team)0:00:47
69Bobby Lea (Pure Energy-ProAirHFA)
70Alex Meier (R*/Mt. Morris Park)0:04:13
71Deivy Capellan0:06:03
DSQAndreas Muller (R*/Mt. Morris Park)
DSQKarl Menzies (UnitedHealthcare Professional Cycling Team)

Elite women
#Rider Name (Country) Team
1Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom)
2Mandy Marquardt (Team Type 1-SANOFI)
3Kimberly Edwards
4Amy Cutler (Team EPS/CSS p/b Shebell & Shebell)
5Frances Morrison (J.A.M. Fund/NCC)
6Caryl Gale (Deno's Wonder Wheel)
7Cheryl Wolf (Team Rockstar Games/Signature C)
8Carol-Lynn Mills (CRCA/ Houlihan Lokey)
9Kristin Lotito (Pure Energy Cycling-ProAirHFA)
10Molly Hurford (Colavita Racing)
11Julianne Oberle (NEBC p/b Cycleloft)
12Colleen Gulick (Pure Energy Cycling - Proairhfa)
13Aimee Layton (CRCA- Gennaro's)
14Birgit Reeves (CRCA/Radical Media)
15Brittlee Bowman (CRCA: Innervation Fitness/Stan')
16Dara Kiese (CRCA/Radical Media)
17Danielle Kosecki (CRCA/Asphalt Green Cycling Team)
18Morgan Patton (Team Type 1-SANOFI)
19Beth Renner (CRCA: Innervation Fitness/Stan')
20Robyn Passandel (CC zanes Cycles)
21Rebecca Schepps (Team Type 1-SANOFI)
22Laura Lee Vo (CRCA/Radical Media)
23Maria Murphy (CRCA/FinKraft Cycling Team)
24Victoria Brumfield (CRCA/Radical Media)
25Martha Bush (CRCA/ Houlihan-Lokey)
26Maria Quiroga (CRCA/ Radical Media)
27Emily Underwood (CRCA/Rockstar Games-Signature C)
28Meghan Schloat (CRCA/Asphalt Green Cycling Team)
29Anneliese Haines (CRCA: Innervation Fitness/Stan')
30Katherine Amos (CRCA/Houlihan-Lokey)
31Sarah Chubb Sauvayre (CRCA/BH Comedy Central)
32Erica Adelberg (CRCA/Radical Media)

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