Archive for July, 2010

Cantwell Wins Chaotic Sprint, Menzies Takes Over Lead at Elk Grove

Posted on 31. Jul, 2010 by .

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Jonathan Cantwell (Fly V Australia) emerged from chaos to win the Alexian Brothers Tour of Elk Grove AXA Equitable Road Race in a tight 3-way sprint to the line. David Veilleux (Kelly Benefit) was second and Karl Menzies (UnitedHealthcare) third. “I had good legs all day, I just came off Superweek, where I won that, [...]

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Video interview with Peter Latham and Jeremy Vennell

Posted on 31. Jul, 2010 by .

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Post-stage interview with Peter Latham (BISSELL) who won stage 1, the MTI Construction Time Trial at the Alexian Bros Tour of Elk Grove, and his teammate Jeremy Vennell who placed

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Video interview with Mike Friedman

Posted on 31. Jul, 2010 by .

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Post-stage interview with Mike Friedman (Jelly Belly p/b Kenda) who finished 2nd in stage 1, the MTI Construction Time Trial at the Alexian Bros Tour of Elk Grove.

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Tour of Elk Grove Stage 1 Photo Gallery

Posted on 31. Jul, 2010 by .

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Photo Gallery of Stage 1, the MTI Construction time trial at the Alexian Brothers Tour of Elk Grove

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Latham Wins Elk Grove TT

Posted on 30. Jul, 2010 by .

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Only 19 hundreds of a second separate the winner from second place after the opening stage, the MTI Construction Time Trial at the Alexian Brothers Tour of Elk Grove. Kiwi Peter Latham (BISSELL) stopped the clock at 8:32.56 to take the win ahead of 2007 overall winner Mike Friedman (Jelly Belly p/b Kenda).  After leading [...]

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On Tap: Alexian Bros Tour of Elk Grove

Posted on 30. Jul, 2010 by .

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The Alexian Brothers Tour of Elk Grove, the land of cash and turns, a purse of $50,000 and 565 turns – give or take a few – over three days of racing for the pro men. With flat as a pancake courses, a short time-trial and lots of bonus seconds, this is one for the [...]

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Mardis Cyclistes Saputo de Lachine

Posted on 28. Jul, 2010 by .

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Thirty-three years ago, using a rock to draw the start/finish line, seven friends got together on a Tuesday evening in Lachine, Québec, Canada to race their bikes. One of those riders was Joseph “Tino” Rossi, an immigrant from Supino, Italy. Friends still get together to race on Tuesday evenings in the balmy summer) but it’s [...]

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Abbott, Sutherland move up in NRC still lead by Cheatley, Amaran

Posted on 28. Jul, 2010 by .

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On the strength of their wins at Cascade Cycling Classic, Mara Abbott (Peanut Butter Co TWENTY12) and Rory Sutherland (UnitedHealthcare p/b Maxxis) move up in the NRC. Cath Cheatley (Colavita/Baci) and Luis Amaran (Jamis/Sutter Home) still lead the individual standings.

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Holowesko Partners’ Morton Best At Coupe des Nations In Abitibi

Posted on 26. Jul, 2010 by .

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Australian Lachlan Morton (Holowesko Partners) took over the brown leader’s jersey at the Tour de l’Abitibi/Coupe des Nations by blitzing the time trial on stage 3. He then went on to not only successfully defend his lead to claim the overall victory but take another win in a tremendous show of strength on stage 6. [...]

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Alison Starnes – A Force to Reckon With

Posted on 24. Jul, 2010 by .

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“It will be okay, I’m trying to keep my strength up.” said Alison Starnes (TIBCO/To The Top) who went down hard on stage 1 of the Cascade Cycling Classic on July 21 2010. Two days after, while waiting for her flight to take her home in Northern California, Starnes described the crash. “It was a [...]

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