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Posted on 21. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
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 [...]
Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
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 [...]
Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
Leading from start to finish, Francisco Mancebo (RealCyclist.com) top NRC Individual Standings. BISSELL takes team classification. The Colavita/Forno d’Asolo team dominated, claiming both the team classification and the top 3 in the individual standings.
Posted on 19. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
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. Addy Albershardt (NOW and Novartis for MS) posted the best result for the United States on day one with her 14th-place effort in the [...]
Posted on 02. Sep, 2011 by lyne.
USA Cycling announced today the roster 31 riders that will represent the United States at the 2011 UCI Road World Championships, Sept. 19-25 in Copenhagen, Denmark. The short list for Team Canada was announced last week. Quotas for Worlds. Quotas for each country were a few weeks ago. Ranked 8th in the UCI WorldTour Classification, [...]
Posted on 17. Aug, 2011 by lyne.
The USA will be able to field the maximum numbers of riders in almost all of the UCI Road World Championships, to be held in Copenhagen, on September 19-25, 2011. Canada also qualified but will be fielding a smaller squad. As usual, there are lots of UCI rules to determine the quotas (ie number of [...]
Posted on 08. Aug, 2011 by lyne.
The overall win at the Alexian Bros Tour of Elk Grove propelled NRC defending champion Luis Amaran (Jamis/Sutter Home) and Leah Kirchmann (Colavita/Forno d’Asolo) to the top 3 of the NRC individual standings. Francisco Mancebo (RealCyclist.com) and Janel Holcomb (Colavita/Forno d’Asolo) still top the standings.
Posted on 03. Aug, 2011 by lyne.
While the two criteriums, Presbyterian Hospital Invitational Criterium and Tour de Nez, tightened the NRC men’s individual and team standings, Francisco Mancebo (Realcyclist.com) and BISSELL remain on top. No changes to top 5 in the women’s individual standings led by Janel Holcomb while her squad Colavita/Forno d’Asolo padded its commanding lead in the team standings.
Posted on 28. Jul, 2011 by lyne.
Yesterday, USA Cycling announced that it is taking out the criteriums out of the National Racing Calendar (NRC) to create the National Criterium Calendar (NCC) in 2012. A dozen or so “marquee” criteriums are expected to bid to join the new calendar, while the NRC will continue with only one-day races, stage races and omnium [...]
Posted on 26. Jul, 2011 by lyne.
Janel Holcomb (Colavita/Forno d’Asolo) is back on top of NRC women’s individual standings after winning Cascade Cycling Classic. Francisco Mancebo (Realcyclist.com) remains the NRC leader after claiming his third NRC stage race. Bissell and Colavita/Forno d’Asolo increased its lead in the team standings.