It seems that bike thieves never get the hint. Don’t steal bikes! One of the most watched and favorited CX racers in the US, Jeremy Powers and his Rapha/Focus CX team had a break in over the weekend. Thieves took off with 12 Mares frames that were painted in the US National Champsion’s custom colors, as well as 37 Easton wheels. Police are reporting the break-in took place on Saturday August 11 sometime after 11pm and 10:30am the next day. If you see or hear anyone about this please use the contacts below.
12 frames. All 54cm Focus Mares Carbon CX frames. All in U.S. national champion paint scheme. (No forks were taken)
15 Easton EC90 SL Rear Wheels
18 Easton EC90 SLX Front Wheels
2 pair Easton EA70 wheels
The Rapha-Focus team requests that anyone with information on the theft contact either Carlsbad Police, Focus’ Jeff Rowe or Rapha Racing’s Chris DiStefano.
Carlsbad Police Department
Officer Sheldon Berg
Focus Bicycles USA