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Courses Approved For Limburg 2012

Posted on 05. Mar, 2012 by .

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Last week, the UCI gave the approval for all road and time trial races held in the UCI Road World Championships in Limburg, Netherlands. Not only was a team time trial, for trade teams, added this year but the Limburg 2012 added an extra twist to the elite men’s race with an added 100km approach to […]

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Bad Luck For Canada’s Boivin At Road Worlds

Posted on 23. Sep, 2011 by .

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Canada’s Guillaume Boivin unlucky at Road Worlds, suffers a seriers of mechanical problems: torn wheel, flat tires, broken saddle force bike change in the U23 Road Race. Gabrielle Pilote-Fortin has great international debug in junior women’s race; Ewart unlucky

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USA’s Phinney, Talansky In Top 20 At Road Worlds TT

Posted on 21. Sep, 2011 by .

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The UCI Road World Championships continued on Wednesday with the elite men’s time trial where first year pros Taylor Phinney (BMC Racing) and Andrew Talansky (Garmin-Cervelo) posted the 15th and 16th fastest times for the U.S. squad. The time trial was dominated by Tony Martin, of Germany, who clocked a time of 0:53:43.85 over the […]

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Richmond, Virginia To Host 2015 Road Worlds

Posted on 21. Sep, 2011 by .

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It’s official, the rainbow stripes will be awarded in Richmond in September 2015. That makes it the third UCI World Championships awarded to the United States, following the Cyclocross Masters World Championships to be held in Louisville, Kentucky on 2012, and the Cyclocross World Championships in 2013. Earlier today, the UCI announced that the city […]

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Canada Shows Depth With Three Women In Top 7 At Road World TT

Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by .

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Canada had a solid day on Tuesday in the Women’s Elite Time Trials race at the 2011 UCI Road World Championships in Copenhagen, Denmark, with three cyclists in the Top 7. Tara Whitten posted the best results for the strong Canadian contingent finishing in fourth place, while Clara Hughes took the fifth position in her […]

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Neben & Jorgenson Give U.S. Top 10s At Road Worlds TT

Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by .

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Kristo Jorgenson (BYRDS) and Amber Neben (HTC-Highroad) gave the United States a pair of top 10 finishes as the junior men and elite women’s time trials marked day two of the UCI Road World Championships in Copenhagen on Tuesday. Jorgenson posted a seventh-place result in the morning’s junior men’s time trial and Neben finished eighth […]

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Tough Day For Canadian Men Junior At Road Worlds TT

Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by .

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Tough morning for the two Canadian Junior Men in the race of truth at the 2011 UCI Road World Championships in Copenhaguen, Denmark. Yohan Patry clocked a time of 8:22 over the 27.8 kilometer course, to finish in 32nd position at 2:02 from the winner Mads Wurtz Schmidt (Denmark). “I’m very tired.” Patry said. “The […]

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Ewart Is Top Canadian In Day One At Road Worlds

Posted on 19. Sep, 2011 by .

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The 2011 UCI Road World Championships kicked off today under clear skies as the junior women and U23 men took to the streets of Copenhagen for the race against the clock. Annie Ewart posted the best result for Canada on day one with her 7th-place effort in the junior women’s contest. The Canadian completed the […]

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Quebec Withdraws Bid For World Championships

Posted on 24. Mar, 2011 by .

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Surprising news: Québec City has withdrawn its bid to host the 2015 UCI Road World Championships. Race organizer Serge Arsenault told Radio Canada that, at a cost of 20 million dollars, the event was simply too expensive. With no assistance provided by the provincial and federal governments, Arsenault decided to withdraw the bid. The UCI […]

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Richmond vs Québec City. Who will get Road Worlds?

Posted on 15. Jan, 2011 by .

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Who will get the 2015 UCI Road World Championships? Richmond, Virginia in the United States or Québec City, Québec in Canada. Both, with the support of their respective mayors and cycling federations, have put in a bid to hold the event in 2015, and according to canoe.ca, they are the only two cities so far […]

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