Reactions – USA Pro Cycling Challenge Stage 4

Clear blue skies and remarkable crowds welcomed the riders to the finish in Steamboat Springs, as 22-year-old Elia Viviani received a strong leadout from his Liquigas-Cannondale teammate Daniel Oss to take the win. Michael Mørkøv (Saxo Bank SunGard) was second and Kenny Van Hummel (Skil-Shimano), third on stage 4 of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge.…

Bertogliati Hopes To Defend the Snowflake KOM Jersey

Wearer of the snowflake-adorned King of the Mountain jersey since the first road stage, Rubens Bertogliati (Team Type 1-Sanofi) fully intends to defend the jersey on the final day. But he knows that he’ll have his work cut out for him on the Queen Stage which culminates with the climb up to Snowbird. “For the…

Will Dugan Withdraws from Tour of California

Team Type 1 – sanofi-aventis rider Will Dugan has withdrawn from the Amgen Tour of California following a crash during the final minutes of Stage 3 in Modesto, CA yesterday. Unable to avoid the crash after another rider went down in his path, Dugan got back on the bike and finished the final 8 kilometers.…

Team Type 1 Gets Pro Continental Status for 2011

Team Type 1 will race as a UCI registered Professional Continental team for the 2011 season, cycling’s governing body said on Tuesday in an email to the team. “We got the official email today, so it has been really exciting for us around the office all morning,” said Director Sportif Vassili Davidenko. “The whole process…

Team Type 1: New Contracts, New Season

Team Type 1 announces the signing of Slovenian rider Jure Kocjan and Italian Andrea Grendene for the 2011 season as the squad increases its European profile ahead of an expansion into the Pro Continental ranks. Kocjan, whose full name is pronounced Yuri Kosyan, is a 6-year veteran of the professional peloton, and comes to Team…

US Pro Press Conference

Video from US Pro Press Conference with Taylor Phinney (Trek-Livestrong), defending champion George Hincapie (BMC Pro Racing Team), Levi Leipheimer (Team Radioshack), Teddy King (Cervelo TestTeam) and Scott Stewart (Team Type 1).

Veilleux Wins Glencoe GP, Holloway Takes Stars & Stripes

Stronger or smarter? That’s the question that was posed to Daniel Holloway (BISSELL) a few minutes after he became the new US Pro Crit Champion at the AT&T USA Cycling Professional Criterium National Championship in Glencoe, IL. “I guess, after it’s all said and done I was definitely a smarter rider today. Ten laps to…

Team Type 1 Aims To Continue Success At Glencoe

Five riders – including three Americans – will represent Team Type 1 Saturday at the Glencoe Grand Prix, home to the AT&T USA Cycling Professional Criterium National Championship in Glencoe, Ill. Joe Eldridge, Ken Hanson and Shawn Milne will be vying to win the stars-and-stripes jersey that goes to the first American across the line…

Team Type 1 Ready For Tough Race in China

Team Type 1 will send a mix of proven climbers and the most successful rider with Type 1 diabetes in professional cycling to China for the Tour of Qinghai Lake. King of the Mountains champions Thomas Rabou (Amgen Tour of California) and Davide Frattini (Redlands Bicycle Classic) will be joined by Javier Megias, one of…

Team Type 1 Go 1-2 In Menomonie

What a difference a day makes for Ken Hanson at the Nature Valley Grand Prix. Yesterday, the sprinter from Team Type 1 was disappointed from his second place behind repeat winner Hilton Clarke (UnitedHealthcare p/b Maxxis). Today, Hanson waited patiently until the finale of the 95-mile Menomonie Road Race to launch his sprint and take…