Story and Photos by Steven Sheffield Beaver, Utah – July 8, 2017 – In the small town of Beaver, Utah, the second Saturday of July can only mean one thing; it’s time for another invasion of those crazy bike racers for the Beaver County Travel Council Crusher in the Tushar, presented by DNA Cycling. The […]
June 22, 2015 – The Crusher in the Tushar has fast become one of the iconic events on the Cycling Utah calendar. The 70 mile dirt and road race is held on fire roads through the Tushar Mountains. It will be held on July 11, 2015 and it starts in Beaver, Utah and ends at the Eagle Point Ski Area.
Tyler Wren (Jamis/Sutter Home) won the 2012 edition of a star studded Crusher in the Tushar by nearly 4 minutes over Road Bike Action’s Neil Shirley. Gretchen Reeves (Tokyo Joe’s) topped the women’s field over Tammy Jacques (Honey Stinger) and Anna Dingman (Team Rockford/Clif). Scroll down for report, results, photos. […]
This Saturday, July 14, 2012, a collection of riders from cycling’s different disciplines will test each other as they climb and descend craggy, volcanic mountains in southwestern Utah. In its second year, the Crusher in the Tushar’s terrain with altitude reaching nearly 11,000 feet delivers a daunting race only a few can hope to win. One of them is Tyler Wren, a Salt Lake City resident, professional cyclist, and last year’s winner.
Salt Lake City – A sold-out field and a collection of some of the biggest names in professional road, mountain bike and cyclo-cross for the Beaver County Travel Council “Crusher in the Tushar” presented by DNA Cycling have race promoter Burke Swindlehurst calling the second edition “a showdown of the disciplines.” The July 14 race traverses some of Utah’s highest dirt and paved roads […]