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Posted on 09. Aug, 2011 by lyne.
Thor Hushovd will join the BMC Racing Team for the 2012 season, becoming the third straight world road champion to become part of the American team’s roster the past two seasons. Complements Others Well. BMC Racing Team President/General Manager Jim Ochowicz said signing Hushovd fits perfectly into the future plans of the organization. “Thor brings [...]
Posted on 14. Sep, 2009 by lyne.
After coming close the previous stages with fourth and fifth places, Canadian Martin Gilbert of Planet Energy, timed his sprint perfectly and took home the victory in the Stage 7, presented by Cerner. of the 2009 Tour of Missouri. OUCH-Maxxis’ Andrew Pinfold, another Canadian, took second and Thor Hushovd (Cervelo Test Team) finished third, his [...]
Posted on 10. Sep, 2009 by lyne.
After finishing on the podium every day, Saxo Bank’s JJ Haedo finally made it to the top step in Jefferson City. He surged to take the win in a chaotic sprint finish ahead of Thor Hushovd (Cervelo Test Team) and Dario Cataldo (Quick Step). Though tied with Hushovd on time, Haedo became the new leader [...]
Posted on 09. Sep, 2009 by lyne.
After two podium finishes this week, Thor Hushovd of the Cervelo Test Team finally got the better of Mark Cavendish of the Columbia-HTC team to take the win in a chaotic sprint in Rolla and claimed the yellow leader’s jersey after stage 3 at the Tour of Missouri. Once again, Saxo Bank’s JJ Haedo made [...]
Posted on 07. Sep, 2009 by lyne.
Looking at the third edition of the Tour of Missouri, two questions come to my mind: How many stage wins for Cavendish? And will the overall winner be decided in a time trial or via a long break? In last year’s edition of the Tour of Missouri, Mark Cavendish (Columbia-HTC) won three stages, all after [...]
Posted on 18. Feb, 2009 by lyne.
Thor Hushovd stated before the start of the Tour of California that the Cervélo Test Team “has absolutely one of the fastest and strongest leadout in the world.” And today, they showed the world. In their first race together, the team perfectly executed the leadout train that they’d practiced in two training camps to put [...]