Archive for 'interviews'
Posted on 12. Sep, 2012 by lyne.
Doping admissions, outings and life-time bans have hit in the past weeks, some with a big explosion some quietly. In his book, The Secret Race – Inside the Hidden World of the Tour de France: Doping, Cover-ups, and Winning at All Costs, Tyler Hamilton recounts his and his team’s years of doping. “I think everybody [...]
Wilcoxson – “My goals coming into the season was to have fun with racing and to be a great team mate.”
Posted on 15. Aug, 2012 by stephanie.
Jade Wilcoxson (Optum Pro Cycling p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies) has had a successful year for any professional rider, let alone a neo-pro rider. After only a couple of years racing in the amateur ranks, Wilcoxson signed with her very first professional team. She wasted little time in making her presence known.
Posted on 06. Aug, 2012 by lyne.
Want to find Jeff Louder during a race? Look for him at the front working for his team or off the front , in a break. Fierce competitor, the man has a take no prisoner attitude and can be vocal when he doesn’t like what’s going on during a race. Off the bike, the 34-year [...]
Posted on 27. Jul, 2012 by lyne.
Defending champion Eric Young (BISSELL) talks about his impressive last 15 months on the eve of the US Pro Criterium Championships.
Posted on 03. Jul, 2012 by lyne.
“It’s just that times are changing” said Jonathan Page. You can say that again. After four years with Planet Bike, the three-time USA Cyclocross Champion and the only American racer to stand on the elite men podium at Cross Worlds, Page is searching for a new title sponsor. And after eight years of living in [...]
Posted on 27. Jun, 2012 by lyne.
After being in the break for most of the 168-km road race on a hot afternoon in Georgia, Julian Kyer (Juwi Solar) pumped his arm and shouted his elation at winning the USA elite men national road race championship this past Sunday. He just claimed his second title at the USA Cycling Junior, U23 and [...]
Posted on 19. Jun, 2012 by stephanie.
With her second place finish in May at the UCI World Cup in Bresse, France, Katerina Nash secured an automatic qualification to the 2012 London Olympic Games. She will be representing the Czech Republic in cross country mountain biking. “This is going to be my fourth Olympics,” Nash told podiuminsight. “This selection feels very different. [...]
Posted on 15. Jun, 2012 by lyne.
You know that moment of clarity when you know exactly what to do to achieve success? That moment where the angels sing? Matt Cooke of Team Exergy had such a moment yesterday on the Queen Stage at the Tour de Beauce when he climbed his way to victory after attacking the favorites.
Posted on 11. Jun, 2012 by lyne.
The USA Cycling’s Women’s National Development Program had a clear goal at the start of the year: accumulate UCI points to get a top 5 nation ranking to be able to field 4 riders, the maximum, at the 2012 London Olympic Games. Mission accomplished – as of May 31st, the USA was ranked third. The [...]