Archive for March, 2010

A new approach for François Parisien

Posted on 19. Mar, 2010 by .

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Same team but new approach this year for François Parisien of the Spidertech powered by Planet Energy team. Instead of putting in race days in South America early on, he “took it easy” training in Palm Springs California. His first race will be the San Dimas Stage Race this weekend. “Last year, at the Tour […]

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Support the Tour of Missouri

Posted on 18. Mar, 2010 by .

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The Tour of Missouri, the professional bicycling race that has taken place throughout the Show Me State since 2007 and has highlighted the state in a prolific and invaluable way, today announced a special campaign to solicit support for the race, scheduled for August 31 – September 6, 2010. Over the course of three years, […]

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On Tap: San Dimas Stage Race

Posted on 18. Mar, 2010 by .

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The final dress rehearsal before the NRC starts is upon us, the San Dimas Stage Race. In only its 11th year, the 3-stage race has become an important race for teams, more so now with the Tour of California moved to May to test themselves against each other. Many but not all of the teams […]

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John Murphy Sixth at Nokere Koerse

Posted on 17. Mar, 2010 by .

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At the Belgian semi-classic Nokere Koerse the BMC Racing Team posted two top-ten spots on Wednesday. John Murphy came in sixth, Swiss Danilo Wyss managed ninth. The BMC Racing Team displayed a solid team performance on the 192-km-long one-day race from Oudenaarde to Nokere in Belgium. The reigning American Criterium champion Murphy got himself sixth […]

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U.S. Open of Cycling Event Cancelled

Posted on 17. Mar, 2010 by .

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The U.S. Open Cycling event on the USA Pro Tour calendar is cancelled once again.  The harsh economic environment is being felt with this being the second UCI event in the United States to be hit this year, following the Tour de Georgia announcement. But that’s not all, as three UCI events in Canada, the […]

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Duffy and Ratcliff win Denver University Criterium

Posted on 17. Mar, 2010 by .

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The Collegiate season has officially begun in the Rocky Mountain Conference. The opening event, a 1-mile loop in the Denver City Park, supplied racers and spectators with colorful races throughout the day. Most often defined by the abundance of roundabout turns, that more often than not, took the longer route around the island. The women’s […]

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Building the train at Team VBF

Posted on 16. Mar, 2010 by .

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Lisa Hunt, directeur sportif of Team Vera Bradley Foundation makes no bones about it, she wants to win this year. Her stated goals include both the Individual and Team Classifications for the NRC. One way to get victories is via sprints so she she beefed up the speed on the team, bringing on board a pure sprinter along with riders to create a lead out train.

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Jamis/Sutter Home Men’s Cycling Team p/b Colavita Rosters for California Races

Posted on 16. Mar, 2010 by .

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The Jamis/Sutter Home Men’s Cycling Team presented by Colavita will open the 2010 racing season in California with the San Dimas Stage Race and Redlands Bicycle Classic. Jamis/Sutter Home begins the North American season with a stage win and numerous podium finishes to its credit. At the Rutas de Americas in Uruguay (UCI 2.2), Alejandro […]

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A lot at play this year for David Veilleux

Posted on 16. Mar, 2010 by .

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David Veilleux’s goals for this year are set, they include the Amgen Tour of California, followed by the Philadelphia International Championship, the Canadian National Championships and the two Pro Tour races held in Quebec. But the future is a bit murkier for the Kelly Benefit Strategies rider and it all depends how this year unfolds.

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Third Pillar launches Elite Women’s Team

Posted on 15. Mar, 2010 by .

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Third Pillar Systems has announced title sponsorship of the newly formed elite women’s team out of the San Francisco Bay Area. The company has been the title sponsor of a men’s team for several years and is looking forward to the expansion. Leading the team’s evolution is Mark Davis who has worked closely to develop […]

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