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An Exceptional Year For Gilbert

Posted on 13. Sep, 2011 by .

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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 […]

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Veilleux Had The Best Legs Of His Season

Posted on 13. Sep, 2011 by .

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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 […]

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Fedrigo Finding The Joy Of Suffering On the Bike Again

Posted on 12. Sep, 2011 by .

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“I’m racing to find my form again and today I had it but I finished with cramps.” said Pierrick Fédrigo (FDJ) after finishing second at the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal on Sunday. After a very disappointing start of the season with his new team, an exhausted Fédrigo pulled himself out of his team’s Tour […]

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Photos – Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal

Posted on 12. Sep, 2011 by .

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Photo Gallery of the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal

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Costa Holds Off Field To Win In Montreal

Posted on 11. Sep, 2011 by .

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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 […]

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On Tap: Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec et de Montréal

Posted on 06. Sep, 2011 by .

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Bigger & Badder. For the second year, only two WorldTour races in North America are back starting with the Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec on Friday September 9, and the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal on Sunday September 11. A few changes were brought to the courses to make them more difficult and closer in […]

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