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Posted on 01. Oct, 2010 by lyne.
A bit more that two years ago, Guillaume Boivin shocked the Canadian Cycling World, when at 20 years of age he crossed the line first at the Canadian Road Championships, making him the winner in both the Elite and U23 categories. Some called it a fluke, but Boivin stayed quiet and let his legs do [...]
Posted on 09. Aug, 2010 by lyne.
“I told Guillaume, a couple of days ago, that the Sparkassen Giro was his type of course.” said Steve Bauer to sportcom. The SpiderTech p/b Planet Energy DS knew what he was talking about, when Guillaume Boivin took second place in the race held on Sunday in Germany. Not only did he take second place [...]
Posted on 19. May, 2010 by lyne.
Stage 4 at the Amgen Tour of California followed the expected scenario to a T, the sprinter’s teams let the break dangle only to reel them in with 5 miles to go. What was unexpected today is how hard the stage was, from the start in San Jose to the finish in Modesto. The field [...]
Posted on 04. Apr, 2010 by lyne.
Earlier today, Martin Gilbert and his Spidertech powered by Planet Energy took home his second win in the tenth and final stage of the Vuelta Ciclista del Uruguay. He outsprinted Brasilian Roberto Pinheiro (Funvic) and Uruguayan Ignacio Maldonado (Fenix) on the 185km stage. His first win came on Friday. No changes to the overall GC [...]
Posted on 02. Apr, 2010 by lyne.
Martin Gilbert claimed the first win for Spidertech powered by Planet Energy at the UCI 2.2 Vuelta Ciclista del Uruguay, taking the final sprint in the 170km-long stage 8. He outsprinted Roderyck Asconegui (URU-Porongos) and Piotr Krajewski (Mroz Activejet) for his third victory of the season, following his two wins in the Vuelta a Cuba [...]
Posted on 19. Mar, 2010 by lyne.
Same team but new approach this year for François Parisien of the Spidertech powered by Planet Energy team. Instead of putting in race days in South America early on, he “took it easy” training in Palm Springs California. His first race will be the San Dimas Stage Race this weekend. “Last year, at the Tour [...]
Posted on 22. Feb, 2010 by lyne.
Last year, the Canadian team came out of the UCI 2.2 Vuelta Ciclista a Cuba with six stage wins and the team went into this year’s edition aiming to at least equal that result. With six stages to go, the Spidertech presented by Planet Energy team had three stage wins under their belt including the [...]
Posted on 20. Jan, 2010 by lyne.
(San Francisco, CA – January 20th, 2010) – Professional cyclist and Napa, CA native Lucas Euser has signed on to play a lead role in development of Echelon Gran Fondo Napa, scheduled for May 23rd, 2010. The event is the first in the Echelon Gran Fondo cycling series by PlanetZ, a non-profit organization that benefits [...]