Tag Archives: philippe gilbert
Posted on 13. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
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 [...]
Posted on 11. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
Can Philippe Gilbert Be Beaten? That’s the question many are asking going into Sunday’s Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal. The Belgian Champion and number one UCI WorldTour ranked rider in the world showed great form and determination when he launch an onslaught of attacks on the final lap in Québec that no one could match. [...]
Posted on 09. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
A virtual target on his back didn’t stop Philippe Gilbert (Omega Pharma Lotto) from winning a very tough Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec this afternoon. After breaking away from the field with two laps to go, Gilbert found himself in a select 11 rider break. But not liking the fact that some were not cooperating, [...]
Posted on 19. Aug, 2011 by lyne.
Belgian national road and time trial champion Philippe Gilbert will join the BMC Racing Team for the 2012 season, further bolstering a roster that will include the reigning Tour de France champion and a number of past world road champions. Will Play Several Roles. BMC Racing Team President/General Manager Jim Ochowicz said Gilbert – currently [...]
Posted on 06. Jul, 2011 by lyne.
Belgium Champion and current UCI WorldTour leader Philippe Gilbert (Omega Pharma-Lotto) has announced plans to race at the two races in Canada later this year, the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal and Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec. The two races, the only UCI WorldTour races held in North America, will be held on September 9 [...]