Tag Archives: bmc
Posted on 14. May, 2010 by lyne.
U.S. national champion George Hincapie and Norwegian sprinter Alexander Kristoff will hunt for stage wins while the BMC Racing Team will look to Hincapie and Swiss Steve Morabito for the overall at the Amgen Tour of California. Race Begins Sunday. BMC Racing Team Assistant Director Michael Sayers said the eight-day, 1,304-kilometer race suits Hincapie, a [...]
Posted on 17. Mar, 2010 by lyne.
At the Belgian semi-classic Nokere Koerse the BMC Racing Team posted two top-ten spots on Wednesday. John Murphy came in sixth, Swiss Danilo Wyss managed ninth. The BMC Racing Team displayed a solid team performance on the 192-km-long one-day race from Oudenaarde to Nokere in Belgium. The reigning American Criterium champion Murphy got himself sixth [...]
Posted on 23. Feb, 2010 by stephanie.
It was no surprise to read that Cadel Evans had signed with another team. Evans was contracted with Silence-Lotto through 2010, yet there were plenty of rumors floating at the end of the 2009 racing season about a possible team change. The surprise was signing with a Pro-Continental team. A team that did not have [...]
Posted on 10. Feb, 2010 by lyne.
American John Murphy had been looking to make the jump to be able to race the tough one-day races in Europe. The call came last September when the 25-year old signed a two-year contract with the BMC Racing Team and here he is on one of the best Classics team with Alessandro Ballan, Marcus Burghardt, [...]
Posted on 08. Feb, 2010 by stephanie.
The decision to sign with BMC Racing Team was relatively easy for Alessandro Ballan. It was based on a desire to try something new. “I liked that BMC was a smaller team,” commented Ballan. “I wanted to try a new approach to racing. When I heard that George Hincapie was part of the team, I [...]
Posted on 05. Feb, 2010 by stephanie.
After spending five years of his professional life with T-Mobile and Columbia –HTC, Marcus Burghardt is ready to ride and win for BMC Racing Team in 2010. “I was on Columbia for a very long time,” stated Burghardt. “There just comes a time when you need to change. Most of the time I was riding [...]
Posted on 28. Jan, 2010 by lyne.
After years of an aggressive but linear progression, the BMC Racing team is making a huge leap with the addition of World Champion Cadel Evans, three-time US National Champion George Hincapie 2008 world champion Alessandro Ballan in its quest to race at the Tour de France in 2011, if not earlier. The riders made their [...]
Posted on 27. Jan, 2010 by lyne.
The BMC Racing Team riders from Tour Down Under joined up with their teammates for the second leg of the team training camp in Agoura Hills, California. After days of rain for the riders that came down from part one in Northern California, we all enjoyed the sunshine for a short training ride/photo opportunity. Gallery [...]
Posted on 18. Jan, 2010 by lyne.
Few riders on the BMC Racing Team were aware an athlete who produced one of the most amazing moments in Olympic history was in their midst Sunday. At 51, Dr. Eric Heiden still looks extremely fit. But the flowing black hair he tucked under his racing hood as the world’s greatest speedskater of the late [...]