Tag Archives: fly v australia
Posted on 30. Dec, 2009 by lyne.
Brisbane, Australia – Fly V Australia’s roster for 2010 is loaded top to bottom with talent that stands ready to tackle an international racing schedule. Among the 15 riders on the UCI continental squad are 10 Australians, two South Africans and one rider each from Canada, Italy and the United States. Team Owner Chris White [...]
Posted on 17. Aug, 2009 by lyne.
Yesterday, three riders were newly-crowned USA Crit Champions as part of the KIA Motors USA Cycling National Criterium Championships in Downers Grove, Illinois: Tina Pic of the Colavita/Sutter Home p/b Cooking Light, Justin England of the California Giant and John Murphy of the OUCH p/b Maxxis. Once again it all came down to the last [...]
Posted on 10. Aug, 2009 by lyne.
After finishing a close second on Saturday’s race in Charlotte, a disappointed Aldo Ino Ilesic of Team Type 1 came back strong to win the chaotic bunch sprint at the Hanes Park Classic in Winston-Salem NC on a very hot Sunday afternoon. Ilesic’s victory was his third in the past five days and his first [...]
Posted on 03. Aug, 2009 by lyne.
The speed was high, the turns numerous, the sun shining, the crowd appreciative for the final stage of the Alexian Brothers Tour of Elk Grove, the criterium which was shortened to 55 laps or 106 km (66 miles) from the original 60 laps. In the end, the finale came down to a chaotic bunch sprint [...]
Posted on 02. Aug, 2009 by lyne.
With a whopping $11,000 on the line for the winner, the Chicago Blackhawks Pro Men Stage 2 of the Alexian Brothers Tour Elk Grove came down to a bunch sprint won by Colavita/Sutter Home’s Sebastian Haedo ahead of Karl Menzies (OUCH-Maxxis) and Jonathan Cantwell (Fly V Australia). By picking up a 12 time bonus for finishing second, Menzies grabs the lead, with one stage to go, trailed by previous leader BISSELL’s Tom Zirbel at 8 seconds back, and BMC’s Brent Bookwalter at 9 seconds. Photos.
Posted on 27. Jul, 2009 by lyne.
After years of trying and winning the overall last year, Australian Jonathan Cantwell (Fly V Australia) finally won a race at Superweek on the last day, the Bravo Cucina Italiana Whitefish Bay Classic in Wisconsin. Along with his teammate and overall winner Bernie Sulzberger, Cantwell was part of a break that lapped the field making it a drag race to the finish. APC Sprints winner Jay Thomson (Team MTN) was second with Andreas Muller (No Radunion) coming in third. Photos.
Posted on 26. Jul, 2009 by lyne.
Straight off the plane from racing at the Pan American Games, Canadian David Veilleux of the Kelly Benefit Stragies won the crown jewel of Superweek, the Great Downer Avenue Bike Race p/b Midwest Airlines on Saturday. After lapping the field as part of a 7-rider breakaway, KBS delivered the perfect leadout for the win as [...]
Posted on 25. Jul, 2009 by lyne.
On a break from his racing in Europe, Fuji-Servetto’s Hilton Clarke took the win at the Chase Food Folks & Spokes, on day 18 of Superweek 2009 in Kenosha Wisconsin. Australian Clarke was part of a 4-rider break that lapped the field with 21 km to go in the 100 km criterium raced on a [...]
Posted on 24. Jul, 2009 by lyne.
Riding solo didn’t hamper Jelly Belly’s Brad Huff as he had the help of friends and old teammates to take the win at the Racine.org crit on day 17 of the Superweek 2009 extravaganza. Huff was part of a 6-man break that lapped the field with 39 laps to go in the 100k race on [...]
Posted on 05. Jul, 2009 by lyne.
Charles Dionne (Fly V Australia) and Tina Pic (Colavita/Sutter Home) win last stage at Fitchburg Longsjo Classic which makes 2 for each of them. Zach Bell (Kelly Benefit Strategies) and Evelyn Stevens (Lip Smacker) win overall.