Archive for September, 2011

The JET Cycling Junior Women’s Elite Team Filling A Gap In Women’s Cycling

Posted on 22. Sep, 2011 by .

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The fire was lit in Jet Tanner‘s belly when he received a communiqué from USA Cycling that basically said if you’re a 15-16 junior boy, fill out the application and you can go to Europe. After Tanner distributed it to the boys on his Southern California team, his daughter asked a very good question. “Milliegoat [...]

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Stetson-Lee, Powers Win Inaugural Gateway Cross Cup

Posted on 22. Sep, 2011 by .

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On a crisp, fall evening in St. Louis, MO, a collection of top domestic and international cyclocross racers took to a twisting and technical course in Heman Park to contest the third round of the newly minted Cross After Dark series. With top class fields in both the men’s and women’s race, aggressive racing was [...]

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Photos – Gateway Cross Cup

Posted on 22. Sep, 2011 by .

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Photos from Matt James of the Gateway Cross Cup

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USA’s Phinney, Talansky In Top 20 At Road Worlds TT

Posted on 21. Sep, 2011 by .

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The UCI Road World Championships continued on Wednesday with the elite men’s time trial where first year pros Taylor Phinney (BMC Racing) and Andrew Talansky (Garmin-Cervelo) posted the 15th and 16th fastest times for the U.S. squad. The time trial was dominated by Tony Martin, of Germany, who clocked a time of 0:53:43.85 over the [...]

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Tuft Finishes 13th At World TT Championship

Posted on 21. Sep, 2011 by .

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Canada’s Svein Tuft Finished 13th at the World Championships Time Trial, his specialty discipline. Tuft post strong start to the race; remains optimistic about his chances for 2012 Olympics

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Richmond, Virginia To Host 2015 Road Worlds

Posted on 21. Sep, 2011 by .

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It’s official, the rainbow stripes will be awarded in Richmond in September 2015. That makes it the third UCI World Championships awarded to the United States, following the Cyclocross Masters World Championships to be held in Louisville, Kentucky on 2012, and the Cyclocross World Championships in 2013. Earlier today, the UCI announced that the city [...]

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Canada Shows Depth With Three Women In Top 7 At Road World TT

Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by .

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Canada had a solid day on Tuesday in the Women’s Elite Time Trials race at the 2011 UCI Road World Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark, with three cyclists in the Top 7. Tara Whitten posted the best results for the strong Canadian contingent finishing in fourth place, while Clara Hughes took the fifth position in her [...]

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Neben & Jorgenson Give U.S. Top 10s At Road Worlds TT

Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by .

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Kristo Jorgenson (BYRDS) and Amber Neben (HTC-Highroad) gave the United States a pair of top 10 finishes as the junior men and elite women’s time trials marked day two of the UCI Road World Championships in Copenhagen on Tuesday. Jorgenson posted a seventh-place result in the morning’s junior men’s time trial and Neben finished eighth [...]

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Mancebo, Holcomb Top Final NRC Standings

Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by .

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Leading from start to finish, Francisco Mancebo (RealCyclist.com) top NRC Individual Standings. BISSELL takes team classification. The Colavita/Forno d’Asolo team dominated, claiming both the team classification and the top 3 in the individual standings.

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Tough Day For Canadian Men Junior At Road Worlds TT

Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by .

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Tough morning for the two Canadian Junior Men in the race of truth at the 2011 UCI Road World Championships in Copenhaguen, Denmark. Yohan Patry clocked a time of 8:22 over the 27.8 kilometer course, to finish in 32nd position at 2:02 from the winner Mads Wurtz Schmidt (Denmark). “I’m very tired.” Patry said. “The [...]

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