Archive for July, 2011

Will Routley returns to BC Superweek after European exposure

Posted on 14. Jul, 2011 by .

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Will Routley’s experience growing up mountain biking in Whistler came in handy during his first taste of professional road racing in Europe this season. It seems all those lengthy climbs made it easier to ascend – and descend – a steep learning curve against the best cyclists in the world as part of SpiderTech, a […]

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Blick Family Launches “I Ride For The Kids”

Posted on 13. Jul, 2011 by .

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Steve Blick and his family have launched “I Ride For the Kids” (www.irideforthekids.com). A portal of information inspired by sports, “I Ride For the Kids” serves as a resource for families dealing with Pediatric Cancer. One year ago, July 13th, 2010, Steve and Jennifer Blick’s four year old son Tyler was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic […]

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Team TIBCO signs new Canadian Champion Véronique Fortin for 2012

Posted on 13. Jul, 2011 by .

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Team TIBCO/To the Top has signed recently crowned Canadian National Road Race Champion Véronique Fortin for the 2012 season. The 31-year-old is one of the rising stars of Canadian cycling, taking the title barely more than four years into a racing career that began in earnest, and stayed limited while she finished her studies as […]

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Loader – Road Is My Life

Posted on 13. Jul, 2011 by .

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There are always a lot of young cyclists trying to make it to the top level, working hard, suffering and sometimes winning at smaller races. Some, not a lot, will make it. This year, a name has been repeated over and over again at my local stomping grounds in Northern California. Watch this kid, they […]

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Laxson, Alzate Win Inaugural UBC Grand Prix

Posted on 13. Jul, 2011 by .

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ShoShani Laxson (Trek Red Truck Racing p/b Mosaic Homes), Carlos Alzate (Team Exergy) win inaugural UBC Grand Prix; Newest BC Superweek race big hit with fans and cyclist report by BC Superweek A couple of two-rider breakaways provided the winners of both the men’s and women’s race at the inaugural Original 16 UBC Grand Prix […]

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Shimano Sponsoring New England Pro Cross Series

Posted on 12. Jul, 2011 by .

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A pioneer in developing components for cyclocross, Shimano America announced today its sponsorship of the UCI sanctioned New England Professional Cyclocross Series. One of only three sanctioned UCI series in the USA along with Cross After Dark and Greenware US Grand Prix of Cyclocross

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Bissell Back On Top Of NRC Team Standings After Toona

Posted on 12. Jul, 2011 by .

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A stage win and four riders in the top 10 overall at the 2.4 Tour de Toona hoisted the BISSELL Pro Cycling Team back to the top of the NRC team standings. Francisco Mancebo (RealCyclist.com) and Amber Neben (HTC-Highroad) remain atop the individual standings with nine events to go on the USA Cycling’s National Racing Calendar (NRC). Colavita/Forno d’Asolo increased its commanding lead in the women’s team standings.

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Photos – Men San Rafael Twilight Crit

Posted on 11. Jul, 2011 by .

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Photo Gallery of the men pro/1/2 race at the San Rafael Twilight Criterium

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Photos – Women San Rafael Twilight Crit

Posted on 11. Jul, 2011 by .

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Photo Gallery of the women pro/1/2/3 race at the San Rafael Twilight Criterium

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Huff, Glaesser win Tour de Delta White Spot Road Race

Posted on 10. Jul, 2011 by .

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Huff, Glaesser win Tour de Delta White Spot Road Race and Pinfold, Gendron claim Tour de Delta Omniums, the first race in BC Superweek.

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