Tag Archives: Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec
Posted on 09. Sep, 2010 by lyne.
“First impressions, it’s humid.” Thomas Voeckler (Bbox Bouygues) replied with a smile. It’s been raining almost non-stop since the riders arrived in Quebec City on Tuesday afternoon for the Grand Prix Cycliste du Quebec. Hurricane Earl is still being felt in La Belle Province. Voeckler along with Levi Leipheimer (Radioshack), Sammy Sanchez (Euskatel-Euskadi) and Ivan […]
Posted on 07. Sep, 2010 by lyne.
History. Many top riders have climbed and suffered on the Mont Royal in Montréal. In the 1974 World Championships where the great Eddy Merckx won his third rainbow jersey. The Olympic Road Race in 1976. For five years, from 88 to 92 at the Grand Prix des Amériques, a stop in the World Cup circuit […]
Posted on 06. Sep, 2010 by lyne.
Loud and clear. “I’m going in to race with real goals of seeing results.” said Canadian Road Champion Will Routley of the Jelly Belly p/b Kenda team, about his goal for the the two ProTour races in Quebec. Well maybe not so loud from the soft-spoken Routley but definitely clear. Putting the finishing touches to […]
Posted on 25. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
Preliminary roster for the two Canadian ProTour races includes Sammy Sanchez (Euskaltel-Euskadi), Robert Gesink (Rabobank), Ivan Basso (Liquigas-Doimo), Sylvain Chavanel (Team Quick Step), George Hincapie (BMC Racing Team), Ryder Hesjedal (Garmin-Transitions). 12 riders to Canadian National Team includes Will Routley (Jelly Belly pb Kenda). Sprint Challenge event unveiled. TV Schedule.
Posted on 29. Jun, 2010 by lyne.
23 teams named for the two ProTour races in Québec, Grand Prix Cycliste ProTour Québec-Montréal: 18 ProTour teams 4 wildcards and Canadian National Team. Evans and Voeckler to race. Canadian National Team p/b SpiderTech long list. Maps.
Posted on 01. Feb, 2010 by lyne.
Roundup of some of the news: Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec, le Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal, La Chrono Gatineau. Rock Racing-Murcia. Chance to ride with the pros at training camps for Team TIBCO, UnitedHealthcare p/b Maxxis and Colavita/Baci. Amber Rais joins Austrian team, positive B Sample for Tom ZIrbel, Clara Hughes is flag bearer for Canada