Final jerseys at the Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay (l-r): best young rider Asbjørn Kragh Andersen (Christina Watches-Kuma), overall winnerand green point jersey Jure Kocjan (Smartstop) and polka-dot Luca Benedetti (Amore & Vita) - photo Johanne Cormier/Grand Prix cycliste de Saguenay

Kocjan Wins Final Stage and Overall at Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay

The inaugural Grand Prix cycliste de Saguenay ended on Sunday with an active and aggressive fourth stage, delivering in total four days of racing that took place in the districts of La Baie and Chicoutimi, in Saguenay. The race came down to one second in the general classification, with Jure Kocjan (Team SmartStop) winning the…

Peloton speeds on the streets of Chicoutimi- photo Johanne Cormier/Grand Prix cycliste de Saguenay

Haedo Wins Stage 3 at Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay

It is in a unique atmosphere that took place the third stage of the Grand Prix cycliste de Saguenay, a criterium stage of 74.2 kilometers utilizing the charming streets of downtown Chicoutimi, or 35 laps of a 2.2 km loop. The race scenario could not have be more perfect for this showcase stage of the…

Optum's Eric Young wins back-to-back stages at Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay - photo Johanne Cormier/Grand Prix cycliste de Saguenay

Young Wins Again at Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay

The Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay continued on Friday with the second stage, and for the second consecutive day, the race ended in a bunch sprint.  Eric Young of Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies, wearing the yellow race leader’s jersey, continued his sprint domination with his second victory in as many days, becoming the uncontested…

Eric Young (Optum) wins stage 1 of Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay - photo Johanne Cormier/Grand Prix cycliste de Saguenay

Young Wins First Stage at Inaugural Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay

And they’re off! The first stage of the first Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay was held today in La Baie, QC, and Eric Young of Optum p/b Kelly Benefits took the top honors at the inaugural stage, raced on 166.1 km course, 11 laps of a 15.1-km circuit. See more photos in the gallery The…

Tour of California Stage 4

Photos from stage 4 of the Amgen Tour of California where the break made it to the finish line. KOM leader Will Routley (Optum) claimed the victory ahead of Gregory Daniel (Bissell Development Team) and Kevin De Mesmaeker (Team Novo Nordisk).