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Kelly Fisher-Goodwin of Colavita/Forno D’Asolo Retires

Posted on 26. Oct, 2011 by .

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One of the good warriors of the US women peloton has decided to retire this year. After 11 years of racing, training, and traveling, the very talented sprinter, Kelly Fisher-Goodwin (formerly Kelly Fisher Benjamin) of Colavita/Forno D’Asolo, announced her retirement. We checked in with Fisher-Goodwin to get her thoughts on leaving road racing and her [...]

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Bronzini Wins Again; Neben Takes Overall At NVGP

Posted on 20. Jun, 2011 by .

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Although known as a sprinter, Giorgia Bronzini (Colavita/Forno d’Asolo) has no problems with short steep climbs as she showed in Geelong when she won the World Championship which ended in a climb. Bronzini waited patiently in the lead group, reduced to 12 riders by the tough tempo set by the HTC-Highoad squad and then launched [...]

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Bronzini Makes It Two At NVGP

Posted on 17. Jun, 2011 by .

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The racing was fast in the first road race, stage 3, at the Nature Valley Grand Prix. With rolling terrain, it was time to test the mettle of the yellow jersey Kristin Armstrong and her Peanut Butter & Co Twenty12 on the 66.5-mile Cannon Falls Road Race. More photos in the gallery Attacks flew constantly [...]

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Rainbow Shines In Wet St Paul

Posted on 16. Jun, 2011 by .

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After a raining morning for the opening St Paul Riverfront Time Trial, the sun came out and everyone was hoping for a dry stage 2 at the Nature Valley Grand Prix. But once again mother nature decided to make hard racing even harder when a storm hit before the start of the Downtown St Paul [...]

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World Road Champion Bronzini and Cliff-Ryan to Lead Colavita/Forno D’Asolo Squad at Liberty Classic

Posted on 04. Jun, 2011 by .

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The Colavita/Forno D’Asolo Pro Cycling Team presented by Cooking Light is aiming for victory at the TD Bank Philadelphia International Championship Women’s Liberty Classic on June 5th. “We have an unbelievable roster,” said Directeur Sportif Rachel Heal. “Between World Road Champion Giorgia Bronzini, NRC Champion Cath Cheatley, and riders like Theresa Cliff-Ryan and Andrea Dvorak, [...]

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The DS Corner

Posted on 12. May, 2011 by .

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Time to talk to some of the Directeur Sportif on the women’s teams in our second installment of the DS Corner: Lisa Hunt, DS of TIBCO/To The Top, Rachel Heal, DS of Colavita/Forno d’Asolo and Susannah Gordon, DS of Primal/MapMyRide answer our questions.

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Bronzini Coming To the US To Race With Colavita

Posted on 11. May, 2011 by .

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Giorgia Bronzini, 2011 World Champion in road racing, will join her teammates on the Colavita/Forno D’Asolo Women’s Pro Cycling Team presented by Cooking Light for Canada’s Tour de Gatineau, the TD Bank Philadelphia International Women’s Liberty Classic and other marquee events. Colavita/Forno D’Asolo Directeur Sportif Rachel Heal made the announcement. “We are thrilled to have [...]

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Success Breeds Success For Colavita

Posted on 11. May, 2011 by .

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What a start of the season for the Colavita/Forno d’Asolo squad. By my calculation, the team has already racked 16 victories in 2011, with 13 of those coming in NRC events. Those wins include winning the overall at both the USA Crits Speedweek series and the overall at Joe Martin Stage Race at the same [...]

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Kachorek Wins Crit, Holcomb Takes Overall At Joe Martin

Posted on 08. May, 2011 by .

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With less than two laps to go in the final crit at Joe Martin Stage Race, Emily Kachorek (Primal/MapMyRide) took advantage of a lull in the field to strike out solo on the climb to the start/finish line. She dug deep and held on for the win, her first NRC win, with the field closing [...]

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Holcomb Back In The Lead In 1-2 Punch At Joe Martin

Posted on 07. May, 2011 by .

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The Colavita/Forno d’Asolo re-took the lead of the Joe Martin Stage Race from TIBCO/To The Top with a 1-2 punch finish with Janel Holcomb taking the win, crossing the line just before her teammate Modesta Vzesniauskaite in a bunch sprint. TIBCO’s Jo Kienasowski took third. The win and its associated 10-second time bonus puts Holcomb [...]

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