Archive for July, 2012

US Riders share their thoughts on eve of Olympic TT

Posted on 31. Jul, 2012 by .

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2008 Olympic Gold medal winner Kristin Armstrong, reigning USA TT champion Amber Neben and Taylor Phinney share their thoughts on the eve of the Olympic time trial – includes time trial start lists

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Verge New England Cyclo-Cross Series Returns for 2012

Posted on 31. Jul, 2012 by .

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Powerhouse region in cross, New England has a total of 14 UCI races in the upcoming 2012/2013 cyclocross season, 28% of all the UCI races in the USA not counting the three championship races. The races were divided into two series the Verge New England Cyclo-Cross Series (NECX) and the Shimano New England Pro Cyclo-cross [...]

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Wilcoxson, Friedman Win Inaugural Sammy’s St. Charles Prairie State Crit

Posted on 30. Jul, 2012 by .

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Downtown St. Charles, Illinois, and the Fox River was the backdrop for the inaugural Sammy’s St. Charles Prairie State Criterium. Infused with the energy of title sponsor Sammy’s Bikes, St. Charles welcomed nearly 350 riders plus fans with racing complemented by party tents, an expo, live music, massive BBQs, a family ride and more over [...]

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Twitterverse on Olympic women road race

Posted on 30. Jul, 2012 by .

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Dynamic. Exciting. Thrilling. These are some of the words used to describe the women’s road race at the London 2012 Olympic Games.   Attacks flew early in the race with the aggressive Dutch team  launching moves and counter-moves. But they were not the only one, the Americans, British, Italians covered and also sent riders up the [...]

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Numainville Crashes, Hughes Happy With Form

Posted on 29. Jul, 2012 by .

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Multiple world champion Marianne Vos, of the Netherlands, made the winning move Sunday in the women’s road race at the 2012 London Olympics Games, adding a road goal medal to her extensive palmares. After following its pre-race stategy throughout the race, the Canadian team had to revise its plans with 14 kilometers to go when [...]

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Late flat spoils U.S. medal hopes in women’s road race

Posted on 29. Jul, 2012 by .

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With a medal in their grasp, the United States Olympic women’s cycling team suffered untimely bad luck on Sunday as Shelley Olds (Gilroy, Calif./AA Drink-Leontien) experienced a flat in the home stretch and finished seventh. With Team USA riding strong on the front all day, Olds was springboarded into what would be the winning move [...]

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Young – “getting a little bit stronger and experienced in the bigger races”

Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by .

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Defending champion Eric Young (BISSELL) talks about his impressive last 15 months on the eve of the US Pro Criterium Championships.

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Duggan – “it’s kind of a new beginning”

Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by .

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On the eve of the men’s road race at the London Olympic Games, USA National road champion Tinny Duggan talks about setting and achieving goals while keeping life in balance.

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How To Follow the Olympic Cycling (and more) Events Online and via Social Media

Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by .

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Guide to follow the London 2012 Olympic Games online and via social media. Updated.

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Olympic Cycling Events Cheat Sheet

Posted on 25. Jul, 2012 by .

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Schedule and venue info for cycling events at the 2012 London Olympic Games.

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