Tag Archives: fly v australia
Posted on 18. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
After working hard in two breaks, David Tanner (Fly V Australia) outsprinted Alex Dowsett (Trek-Livestrong) for the win in the tough stage 1 at the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. The pair had flown away from a break on Emigration Canyon. “I had good legs, I was feeling really strong.” said Tanner. “I cooperated [...]
Posted on 14. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
Clip from the hour-long Glencoe Grand Prix/US Pro Criterium (for men) press conference, held in Glencoe Village, Chicago on August 13, 2010. With defending champions Devon Haskell (TIBCO/To The Top) and Ben Kersten (Fly V Australia), Alison Powers (Team VBF), Kristen Meshberg (Flatlandia), Karl Menzies (UnitedHealthcare p/b Maxxis), Rahsaan Bahati (Bahati Foundation) and Ivan Dominguez (Jamis/Sutter Home).
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 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 19. May, 2010 by lyne.
Stage 4 at the Amgen Tour of California followed the expected scenario to a T, the sprinter’s teams let the break dangle only to reel them in with 5 miles to go. What was unexpected today is how hard the stage was, from the start in San Jose to the finish in Modesto. The field [...]
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 14. May, 2010 by lyne.
Team Fly V australia will be releasing daily power, heart rate and GPS files during the 2010 Amgen Tour of California. TrainingPeaks co-founder, Dirk Friel, and Hunter Allen, co-author of Training and Racing with a Power Meter, will be providing same-day analysis of each day’s stage files which will also be available to view and [...]