Hanson, Rowney Win Gastown GP

When Svein Tuft took off to start the final lap of the 2012 Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix on Wednesday, many envisioned a three-peat of the Canadian strongman’s two breakaway Criterium wins already at BC Superweek. Ken Hanson and the Optum Pro Cycling squad had other ideas. After slowly reeling in Tuft, an eight-time Canadian…

Sprint finishes at Tour de White Rock Criterium

Sprint finishes at the 2011 Tour de White Rock Choice’s Market Criterium; New Zealand veteran Justin Kerr (Team H&R BLOCK) and Manitoba youngster Karlee Gendron (Trek Red Truck Racing) come out on top. Laura Brown (Local Ride Racing/Dr. Vie Superfoods+) and Nic Hamilton (Jelly Belly) lead omnium with one stage to go. Video highlights.

Laxson, Alzate Win Inaugural UBC Grand Prix

ShoShani Laxson (Trek Red Truck Racing p/b Mosaic Homes), Carlos Alzate (Team Exergy) win inaugural UBC Grand Prix; Newest BC Superweek race big hit with fans and cyclist report by BC Superweek A couple of two-rider breakaways provided the winners of both the men’s and women’s race at the inaugural Original 16 UBC Grand Prix…

KBS’ Anderson and Jazz Apple’s Ellis win Tour de Delta

The first of BC Superweek, the Tour de Delta was held over the weekend in British Columbia with youngsters winning the overall with Canadian Ryan Anderson (Kelly Benefit Strategies) and Kiwi Lauren Ellis (Jazz Apple) winning the overall general classification, along with the Best Young Rider award for the 21-year old Anderson and 20-year old Ellis.

BC Superweek Recap

Billed as 8 sizzling races in 10 hot days, BC Superweek just ended in Bristish Columbia. The racing kicked off with the Tour de Delta from July 11 to 13, the famous Tour de Gastown was on July 16, Giro di Burnaby on July 17, and ended with Tour de White Rock on July 18…