An Exceptional Year For Gilbert

When he came to Québec, Belgian National Champion Philippe Gilbert (Omerga Pharma Lotto) was on the hunt for six UCI points in order to re-claim the top of the WorldTour standings. Simply said Gilbert wants to be number one. Not only did Gilbert get those points, but he finished the weekend with one victory and…

Veilleux Had The Best Legs Of His Season

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…

Costa Holds Off Field To Win In Montreal

Earlier today we asked Can anyone beat Gilbert? Well the answer was yes but not by much. But today, Rui Faria da Costa (Movistar) was able to hold off a charging field that included Gilbert to take the win at the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal. The young Portuguese rider broke away from the field…