Archive for June, 2009
Posted on 09. Jun, 2009 by lyne.
One of the stories at the 25th edition of the TD Bank Philadelphia International Championship was the solo break of Daniel Holloway, of the Felt-Holowesko Partners-Garmin team, who was riding for the USA National Team. The 22-year old was off like a rocket and just kept on pressing and extending his lead to the field [...]
Posted on 08. Jun, 2009 by lyne.
The 24th Tour de Beauce, a tough race of 6 stages in 6 day including a split stage is on the UCI Americas Calendar, starts today in Beauce, Quebec, Canada. “If the right conditions are there, it can be the hardest stage race of the year on the North American calendar.” said BMC Team Director [...]
Posted on 06. Jun, 2009 by lyne.
Here I am back in Philly to cover the biggest one-day race in America, the 25th TD Bank Philadelphia International Cycling Championship and the 16th annual women’s Liberty Classic. My last time here was in 2005 when an ecstatic Chris Wherry attacked on the final climb up Lemon Hill to put a gap on his [...]
Posted on 05. Jun, 2009 by lyne.
After winning the Montreal World Cup, the Cervélo TestTeam dominated the Tour du Grand Montréal by winning four stages, three competition including the overall and the overall team classification. Kirsten Wild grabbed the leader’s jersey on the first day and never let go – and did the same for the Sprints classification. Her teammate Regina [...]
Posted on 04. Jun, 2009 by stephanie.
Team TIBCO’s Amber Rais is one busy rider. Now in her fourth year as a professional, and based in Austria, she divides her time between Europe and racing here in the US. I caught up with this very talented rider at the Sugar CRM Memorial Criterium in Morgan Hill, CA to see how the year [...]
Posted on 02. Jun, 2009 by stephanie.
In April, the PROMAN Women’s Professional Cycling Team formally established a new and very exciting junior development program. “We’re hoping to boost junior cycling at the national level by supporting young women who have already distinguished themselves at the regional and state levels,” stated founder and General Manager, Nicola Cranmer. The members of PROMAN’s inaugural [...]
Posted on 01. Jun, 2009 by lyne.
After a long hard-fought 175 km (109.2-mile) and overcoming his own body, Team Type 1′s Shawn Milne outsprinted his breakmates to win the US Air Force Cycling Classic, UCI race on the USA Cycling Pro Tour series event in Crystal City, Va. Canadian Charles Dionne (Fly V Australia) was second and Scott Zwizanski (Kelly Benefit) [...]