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Posted on 27. Sep, 2012 by lyne.
Canadian Hugo Houle raced to the best performance of his career, so far, when he finished fourth at the under-23 road race at the UCI Road World Championships last Saturday. “Generally, I had a super season. That fourth place is my biggest result this season, even though I’m very proud of my second overall at [...]
Posted on 04. Jul, 2012 by lyne.
American Shelley Olds (AA Drink/Leontien) made a clear statement today at the Giro Donne when she outsprinted some of the top riders in the world – not only is she going to be ready for the 2012 Olympic Games but she needs to be taken seriously as a medal contender. “This victory is most certainly [...]
Posted on 24. Nov, 2011 by lyne.
Ever since The Inner Ring put out his ‘Why I hate cyclocross’ post, I’ve been toying with a response. But busy with travel to and from races, I shelved my thoughts on the subject to focus on other subjects. But today, a day of Thanks in the United States, it came back to the forefront. [...]
Posted on 24. Apr, 2011 by lyne.
Multi-time world road and track champion Marion Clignet will coach the Nature Valley Pro Ride men’s team at the Nature Valley Grand Prix. She and women’s team coach Michael Engleman will conduct a five-day camp for their squads before they compete in the Nature Valley Grand Prix, the top-ranked race on the USA Cycling National [...]
Posted on 22. Apr, 2010 by lyne.
Last Sunday, 23-year old Caleb Fairly survived hours of cold, rain and mud to take the biggest win of career when he soloed away from a 2-man breakaway with 29 kms remaining in the 200-kilometer Tour of the Battenkill Pro Men’s Invitational. The U23 Holowesko Partners rider called the conditions and the course with its [...]
Posted on 17. Feb, 2010 by lyne.
Embarking on its fourth year in the American pro peloton, the Kelly Benefit Strategies team made a conscious decision to strengthen its stage racing team for 2010 with an eye on the future. “Our real goal for this season is that we want to get results at the biggest races that’s why we’ve cranked up [...]
Posted on 06. Feb, 2010 by lyne.
A closer look at the nine North American women, 4 American, 3 Canadian and 2 from Mexico that are racing with European-based UCI Women’s teams in 2010: Kim Anderson, Evelyn Stevens, Amber Rais, Liz Hatch, Audrey Lemieux, Julie Beveridge, Karol-Ann Canuel, Veronica Leal and Laura Morfin
Posted on 03. Dec, 2009 by lyne.
Teammates on the Clif Bar Development team, brothers Yannick and Robin Eckmann turned heads in Colorado when they went 1-2 in the two NACT Junior races at the beginning of November. On the muddy Blue Sky Velo course on Saturday, Yannick caught and passed the entire Cat 3 field which had started two minutes earlier [...]
Posted on 19. Nov, 2009 by lyne.
Hot and cold, those words or similar were uttered many times while describing Tim Johnson‘s weekend at the USGP Mercy City Cup but Johnson doesn’t see it that way. “I got second yesterday.” said Johnson after his win on Sunday. In Saturday’s race, the Cannondale-Cyclocrossworld.com rider finished second to KONA’s Ryan Trebon in a muddy [...]