Tag Archives: ben jacques-maynes
Posted on 05. Mar, 2010 by lyne.
HTC-Columbia and BISSELL set the fastest time in the only scheduled Elite Team Time Trial in the USA today in Merced California. For the first time in its long history, the Merco Cycling Classic started with a 4-rider TTT on a 20-mile (32.2km) out-and-back course with the team time set by the third rider crossing [...]
Posted on 22. Aug, 2009 by lyne.
In a show of force and humor, young Alex Howes of the Felt-Holowesko Partners-Garmin team, the U23 development arm of the Slipstream organization, grabbed a hot dog and attacked the dwindling break at the bottom of the final brutal climb up to Snowbird and soloed away for the win at the Queen stage of the Larry H Miller Tour of Utah. Rock Racing’s Francisco Mancebo solidifies the yellow jersey. Photos.
Posted on 13. May, 2009 by lyne.
How about a news update for hump day? Mike Creed to Team Type 1, NRC Standings
Posted on 09. May, 2009 by lyne.
It all comes down to the final criterium and time bonuses at the Joe Martin Stage Race as stage 3 came down to a bunch sprint where Colavita-Sutter Home’s Haedo claimed his second stage and Laura Van Glider (Mellow Mushroom) outkicked everyone. Only 9 seconds separate OUCH’s Rory Sutherland and BISSELL’s Ben Jacques-Maynes, the top two men on GC. The women’s race is even tighter with 9 seconds between leader Alison Powers (Team Type 1), Katheryn Curi-Mattis (Webcor) and Kat Carroll (TIBCO).
Posted on 08. May, 2009 by lyne.
TIBCO’s Jo Kiesanowski and Colavita-Sutter Home’s sebastian Haedo win bunch sprint in stage 2 of Joe Martin Stage Race. Alison Powers (Team Type 1) remains in lead and Rory Sutherland (OUCH) is new leader with two stages to go.
Posted on 07. May, 2009 by lyne.
The BISSELL team blitzed the opening time trial of the 32nd edition of the Joe Martin Stage Race putting four riders into the top ten with Ben Jacques-Maynes clocking the fastest time and course record breaking time of 8:03:73 , one second faster than last year’s winner Rory Sutherland (OUCH).
Posted on 18. Apr, 2009 by lyne.
The Bissell team launched attack after attack but in the final two-mile long, eight percent grade to the finish, Levi Leipheimer (Astana) dropped Paul Mach (Bissell) in the final meters to win the Sea Otter Classic Road. Winner of yesterday’s criterium Morgan Schmitt (Bissell) was third. “This is home for me. I came up through [...]
Posted on 17. Feb, 2009 by lyne.
With more than 100 miles to go in stage 2 of the Amgen Tour of California, Bissell’s Ben Jacques-Maynes joined nine other riders in a strong early break to try and win the stage in front on his hometown fans in Santa Cruz. Jacques-Maynes, along with this break mates, battled the horrendous weather conditions that [...]
Posted on 10. Feb, 2009 by lyne.
Time trial, finishing speed and aggressivity – the name of the game for the Bissell Pro Cycling team for the 2009 Amgen Tour of California. We met with the squad during the training camp in Santa Rosa where the team, under the leadership of Team Manager Glen Mitchell and new Team Director Eric Wohlberg, was [...]