Tag Archives: david veilleux
Posted on 10. Jun, 2013 by lyne.
The rumors have been circulating for the past week but today the news was made official, David Veilleux will be racing at the Tour de France with his Europcar team. The 25-year old rider will be the first Québécois to race in La Grande Boucle. “I am extremely pleased with this news. This is a [...]
Posted on 13. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
Canadian David Veilleux was all smiles a few minutes after he crossed the line at the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal only four seconds from the winner. On a tough course, the 23-year old Europcar rider survived all attacks and accelerations to stay with the main contenders. “I am very, very satisfied. I had the [...]
Posted on 11. Sep, 2010 by lyne.
“We showed that the Canadians are here and that they’re ready for the dance.” Directeur Sportif of Team Canada p/b Spidertech Steve Bauer said after the Grand Prix Cycliste ProTour Québec. A page of cycling history was written on Friday when Québec City hosted the first race of the ProTour on the American continent. A [...]
Posted on 10. Sep, 2010 by lyne.
Only one rider on Team Canada p/b Spidertech has raced repeatedly at ProTour events or against ProTour teams, Dominique Rollin of the Pro Continental squad Cervelo Testteam, and he is optimistic about the chances of the team in the two races coming up on home soil. “We have 2 or 3 riders that can finish [...]
Posted on 15. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
Post-race video interview with winner of the Glencoe Grand Prix, David Veilleux (Kelly Benefit Strategies). Canadian National Crit Champion Veilleux became the first ever rider from Canada to win both the Canadian and American Criterium championships.
Posted on 14. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
Stronger or smarter? That’s the question that was posed to Daniel Holloway (BISSELL) a few minutes after he became the new US Pro Crit Champion at the AT&T USA Cycling Professional Criterium National Championship in Glencoe, IL. “I guess, after it’s all said and done I was definitely a smarter rider today. Ten laps to [...]
Posted on 01. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
It was quite a show in Sunday’s Gullo International Criterium, the final stage at the Alexian Brothers Tour of Elk Grove. The crux of the 72 miles (115 km) race was a battle between a dangerous 6-rider break and the field. With the addition of high heat and humidity, riders were being shelled out of [...]
Posted on 31. Jul, 2010 by lyne.
Jonathan Cantwell (Fly V Australia) emerged from chaos to win the Alexian Brothers Tour of Elk Grove AXA Equitable Road Race in a tight 3-way sprint to the line. David Veilleux (Kelly Benefit) was second and Karl Menzies (UnitedHealthcare) third. “I had good legs all day, I just came off Superweek, where I won that, [...]
Posted on 14. Jul, 2010 by lyne.
The Canadian branch of KBS Pro Cycling continued their hot streak in British Columbia on Sunday, with Zach Bell, David Veilleux, and Ryan Anderson forming an all-green podium at the White Spot Road Race to take the GC crown once and for all. Bell was part of an early 10-man breakaway, then rode away during [...]