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Posted on 18. May, 2011 by lyne.
Australian Ben Day of the Kenda/5-Hour Energy p/b GearGrinder team, has raced all but one of the Amgen Tour of California since the inaugural race in 2006. While the fans were celebrating the start of stage 3 in Auburn, Day shared some memories of the previous years including the best and worst, and more. Watch [...]
Posted on 31. Mar, 2011 by lyne.
One year ago, Ben Day was sitting on the top of the moon. His long-time dream of racing in Europe at the top-level seemed to be within his grasp with the Pegasus Sports project. He had just won the overall at the San Dimas Stage Race and was about to embark on a very successful [...]
Posted on 27. Mar, 2011 by lyne.
Australian Ben Day did it again at San Dimas Stage Race. He and his new squad, the Kenda/5-Hour Energy team, reeled in every move in the 90-minute Incycle/Cannondale Old Town Grand Prix to bring it down to a bunch sprint. Day was never worried as his boys as he calls them had everything in control. [...]
Posted on 25. Mar, 2011 by lyne.
For the third year in a row, Ben Day set the fastest time at the 6 km (3.74 mi) Chaffey Auto Body Mountain Time Trial to grab the leader’s jersey after the first stage of the San Dimas Stage Race. Day stopped the clock at 12:48.74 after climbing the twisty road beating his time from [...]
Posted on 21. May, 2010 by lyne.
The Fly V Australia team came into the Amgen Tour of California with a plan to showcase the team, to prove that they belong on the international cycling scene. The Continental team is on a trajectory to become the first Australian Pro Tour team. “We’ve shown that we’re the strongest team in the US this [...]
Posted on 15. May, 2010 by lyne.
The year started off great for Ben Day of the Fly V Australia team. He won the overall at the San Dimas Stage Race followed up by the win at the Redlands Bicycle Classic, giving the early lead in the NRC standings for a few weeks. The preparation for “a massive goal”, the Amgen Tour [...]
Posted on 28. Apr, 2010 by lyne.
Video of the pre-race press conference at the Tour of the Gila with Levi Leipheimer (Mellw Johnny’s), Rory Sutherland (UnitedHealthcare p/b Maxxis), Ben Day and Phil Zajicek (Fly V Australia), Shelley Evans (Peanut Butter Co TWENTY12), Katheryn Curi Mattis (Webcor Builders), Carmen Small (Colavita/Baci), ALison Powers (Team VBF), Merdith miller (TIBCO/To The Top). Chat with Andrew Talansky (CalGiant)
Posted on 31. Mar, 2010 by lyne.
News from Support The Tour of Missouri, the TD Bank Philadelphia International Cycling Championship and the Air Force Cycling Classic’s Crystal City Cup. Domestic teams, Kelly Benefits, Jelly Belly and Team Type 1, racing internationally. TIBCO/To The Top heading over to Europe for Flanders. And racing in the US should be ‘tight’ this year maybe as tight as ‘a bee’s dick’.
Posted on 29. Mar, 2010 by lyne.
For the second weekend in a row, the Fly V Australia team defended the yellow jersey of Ben Day against all to win the overall at the Redlands Bicycle Classic, the traditional NRC opener. Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis/Sutter Home) sprinted to win the final stage, the Sunset Road Race. Updated with photos
Posted on 28. Mar, 2010 by lyne.
Hilton Clarke (Bahati Foundation) ousprinted UnitedHealthcare p/b Maxxis duo Jake Keough and Andrew Pinfold to win the Redlands Criterium. Fly V Australia’s Ben Day defended his six tenths of a second lead to keep the yellow jersey. Updated with photos