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Sport Leaders Sign Landmark Agreement to Work Together to Create More Opportunities for Sport + Physical Activity in BC

February 05, 2016 (Richmond, BC) – On Friday, a new sport memorandum of understanding was introduced by the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC), Canadian Paralympic Committee (CPC), Own the Podium (OTP), the Province of … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Canada’s Kirchmann 29th, Ewart 37th as Worrack Wins Ladies Tour of Qatar – Stage 4 Final Full Results, Photos

February 05, 2016 (Doha Corniche, Qatar) – The final day of the 2016 Ladies’ Tour of Qatar ended with a traditional bunch sprint on the magnificent Doha Corniche. Fastest of the day was … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Job Opportunities – Special Olympics Ontario, GranFondo Canada, CAAWS, CSI Pacific, Canadian Olympic Committee

February 05, 2016 – Here are the latest job offerings in the Canadian sports sector, including three available positions with Special Olympics Ontario and three internship opportunities with GranFondo Canada, as well as … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Feb 04: Canadian Men’s Pursuit Team Seeks Funding...

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– The Canadian Men’s Pursuit squad heading to the 2016 UCI Track Cycling World Championships next month in the UK are appealing for funds to cover their costs to compete at the event. “Update … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 04: Montreal to Host the 2017 Winter...

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(Montreal, QC) – Vélo Québec and the City of Montreal are proud to confirm that the 2017 Winter Cycling Congress – Congrès sur le vélo d’hiver will be held in Montreal from February 8 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 04: MEC London Sponsors $300 in Prizes...

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(London, ON) – The Forest City Velodrome would like to announce MEC London as title sponsor racing this Saturday night, February 6th. The MEC Miss and Out Special p/b Speedpro Design is set to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 04: Ladies Tour of Qatar Stage 2+3...

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– After a fantastic start to the season including victory at the Tour Down Under and the national time-trial title, 34-year old Katrin Garfoot conquered stage 2 of the Ladies Tour of Qatar. The … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 04: Team Transports Lacombe-Devinci Announces 2016 Sponsors...

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(Montreal, Q) – Team Transports Lacombe-Devinci is pleased to announce the return of Trek Financial Coaching to its list of partners for the 2016 season. EC3D, leading manufacturer of compression garments based in Montreal … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 03: Escape Velocity Is Hiring – Coach...

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(Vancouver, BC) – Escape Velocity cycling club is hiring a coach for their Learn to Race program. Applications will be accepted until the position has been filled.
The Learn to Race (LTR) coach will be responsible for … READ MORE → 1 comment

Feb 02: Matteo Dal-Cin Grabs Silber Pro Cycling’s...

Mateo solos to victory [P] UCSB Cycling Team

(Santa Barbara, CA) – Many of our guys are training in California right now. Matteo, Benjamin Perry and Nigel Ellsay headed to the Santa Barbara County Road Race to get in their first race … READ MORE → 1 comment

Feb 02: Ladies Tour of Qatar Stage 1...

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(Qatar) – Canada’s Leah Kirchmann (Team Liv-Plantur) and Annie Ewart (UnitedHealthcare Professional Cycling Team) are racing at the Ladies Tour of Qatar, Feb. 2-5, and finished with the same time as winner Kirsten Wild … READ MORE → 1 comment

Feb 02: 2016 UCI Junior Track Cycling World...

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(Aigle, Switzerland) – The Union Cycliste Internationale is delighted to confirm that the 2016 UCI Junior Track Cycling World Championships will be held at the 800 capacity UCI World Cycling Centre (UCI WCC) Velodrome, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 02: New Name, Same Energy – Apogée...

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(Gatineau, QC) – After an outstanding first season in 2015 as Santé Universelle / Marin Bikes, the Gatineau team is thrilled to announce its new partnerships with Quebec sportswear and bicycles manufacturer, Apogee Sports and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 02: Raphaël Gagné and Laurence Harvey Win...

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(Bromont, QC) – Fat bike fans were present at Bromont National Cycling Centre (CNCB) this weekend for the first edition of the Quebec discipline Championships. Some 91 riders took the start with hopes of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 01: Bryton Cycling Computers are Now Available...

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– ACS Distributing is pleased to announce that Bryton Cycling Computers are now available to the Canadian market through our company. Bryton’s new Rider 100 and Rider 310 GPS cycling computers are designed to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 01: Canadian Cyclocrossers Wrap Up 2016 CX...

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(Zolder, Belgium) – Team Canada wrapped up their UCI World CX Championships project in Zolder, Belgium with strong showings from the largest Canadian contingent at a cyclocross Worlds with 13 riders and representation in … READ MORE → 1 comment

Jan 31: Canada’s Ryan Anderson Strong 5th at...

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(Marseille, France) – Canada’s Ryan Anderson delivered a strong 5th place finish as he debuted for his new pro team Direct Energie, at the 152km Grand Prix la Marseillaise in southern France on Sunday. … READ MORE → 1 comment

Jan 31: UCI CX Worlds U23/Elite Men’s Report,...

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(Zolder, Belgium) – The home crowd finally had something to celebrate during the second day of the UCI Cyclo-cross World championships in Heusden-Zolder, Belgium. On a stormy Saturday the Belgians had to be content … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 31: Raphaël Gagné to Join Cannondale for...

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(Quebec City, QC) – As we reported, Raphaël Gagné has now revealed that he will be riding for Cannondale in 2016 as announced on his Facebook page. He has been with Rocky Mountain for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 30: UCI Suspects Mechanical Doping at Cyclo-cross...

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(Zolder, Belgium) – UCI officials are investigating a bicycle with a hidden electric motor inside it discovered at the Cyclo-cross World Championships now on in Zolder, Belgium. Apparently the bike in question belonged to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 30: UCI CX Worlds Junior Men, U23/Elite...

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(Zolder, Belgium) – Mical Dyck led Team Canada on Saturday with a strong 16th place finish in the Elite Women’s 4-lap race as true cyclo-cross weather was on show during the first day of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 30: UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup 2016-2017 Schedule...

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– The UCI has released the 2016-2017 Cyclocross World Cup schedule and a Canadian leg in Montreal is not listed but a second North American site is on the calendar as Iowa (USA) will … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 29: Raphaël Gagné to Switch Teams –...

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(Quebec City, QC) – Mountain biker Raphaël Gagné is expected to announce on Jan. 30 that he will be riding for a new team in 2016 according to his Facebook page. Gagné, the Canadian … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 29: Cycling Sports Group Kicks Off 2016...

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(Wilton, CT) – Cycling Sports Group, part of Dorel Industries (TSX: DII.B, DII.A) announced today the appointment of Hannah Parish as its Director of Marketing for North America.  Hannah will work closely with the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 29: 2016 AGMEN Tour of California Route...

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(Los Angeles, CA) – The 2016 Amgen Tour of California route was released today, revealing a scenic but challenging course across nearly 800 miles of California’s most beautiful terrain where the world’s most accomplished … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 29: Interview w/Team Canada Manager Scott Kelly...

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  (Zolder, Belgium) – We caught up with Scott Kelly, manager of the Cyclocross Canada team that is currently in Belgium preparing for this weekend’s UCI CX World Championships in Zolder. Kelly is also a … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 29: 45NRTH Ontario Fat Bike Series #2...

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– Following its crowd-pleasing inaugural race, the 45NRTH Ontario Fat Bike Series p/b Cycle Solutions held its second race on January 23. “The Snumbler,” as it was named (apparently “snow” + “The Humbler” = … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 28: OCA Winter Para-Cycling Camp Begins in...

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(Toronto, ON) – The Ontario Cycling Association (OCA) is proud to announce the launch of our inaugural Winter Para-Cycling Camp. Six (6) Ontario athletes will be participating in the camp January 28-February 8 in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 28: Four Racers from KW Youth Cycling...

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(London, ON) – It’s been four months of hard work for members of the KW Youth Cycling Academy…. What a start!!! The new project for the Kallisto-FCV p/b Toyo Tires Youth Cycling Team was … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 28: Alma Bicycle Shop Burns in Quebec...

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(Alma, QC) – The building housing a bike shop in the town of Alma caught fire very early yesterday morning reports Radio Canada. The owner of Alma Bicycle, Damien Harvey, lives upstairs from the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 28: Limited Number of Tickets on Sale...

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(Nove Mesto, Czech Republic) – Organizers of the 2016 MTB XC World Championships in Nove Mesto Na Morave, Czech Republic, which runs June 29 through July 3, have opened up ticket sales for the events, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 27: Hilary Holden Toronto’s Director, Transit &...

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(Toronto, ON) – Hilary Holden, Toronto’s Director of Transit & Sustainable Transportation, was recently the victim of a “dooring” incident on Jan. 22 near Bedford Rd and Bloor St. West according to her Twitter … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 27: Trek Canada Announces 2016...

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(Toronto, ON) – Trek Canada would like to announce our roster for the 2016 season. Our main sponsor, Trek Store Toronto, continues its generous support of the race program, in addition to several major … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 27: Relive Team Canada’s UCI World Cup...

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– As we ramp up towards the 2016 UCI Track Cycling World Championships to be held in London, England, March 2-6, here’s an exciting and inspiring video of Canada’s recent Women’s Team Pursuit World … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 27: Bare Bones Racing @ Burnaby Velodrome...

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(Burnaby, BC) – Save the date. February 19th-21st we are running our highly anticipated Bare Bones #2 for the season. We will be running something for everyone. Sprint tournament, Keirin, Italian Pursuit, 1st and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 26: Quebec Launches 1st Fat Bike Provincial...

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(Montreal, QC) – This weekend, Jan. 30-31, will see fat bike fans gather in Bromont, QC, one hour east of Montreal, for the inaugural Quebec Fat Bike Provincial Championships. The discipline was only incorporated into … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 26: TaG Cycling Announces 2016 Youth Race...

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(Vancouver, BC) – Who are TaG Cycling? Lesley Tomlinson, Gina Grain and Chrissy de Vall are cycling Olympians who joined forces to create TaG Cycling in 2010. In the past six years TaG has built … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 26: Matteo Dal-Cin’s Escape to Tucson –...

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(Tucson, AZ) – Matteo isn’t new to Tucson. It’s a city he’s called home for the last two winters. This year between Christmas and New Year’s Matteo and Alex Cataford headed south once again … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 26: Denis Lévesque Retires from Tour de...

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(St-Georges-de-Beauce, QC) – Denis Lévesque is leaving the organization of the Tour de Beauce (TdB) he announced this weekend on Facebook: “After over 24 years of volunteer work in the TdB it came time … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 26: Jordan Cheyne to Race for Jelly...

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(Victoria, BC) – Accent Inn/Russ Hays Cycling Team alumni racer, Jordan Cheyne, has recently signed a professional contract with the US Continental Team, Jelly Belly for the 2016 Cycling Season.
Jordan was part of the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 25: 2016 BC Superweek Cycling Series July...

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(Vancouver, BC) – National and international professional cycling returns to Metro Vancouver from July 8 – 17, 2016 with BC Superweek. Featuring eight races over ten days in seven different communities, BC Superweek is … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 25: Lex Albrecht Launches Podium...

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(Montreal, Que.) – Canadian Pro rider, Lex Albrecht (BePINK) has teamed up with Barista Micro Roaster out of Montreal to launch “Podium Espresso.” This Ethiopian-origin, Italian-style coffee is available for purchase online, in 250g … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 25: Cycle Tourism Conference 2016 – Full...

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(Toronto, ON) – Join us on March 4, 2016 for a full-day conference to be held in downtown Toronto. We are pleased to share with you the 2016 Cycle Tourism Conference program with an … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 25: Canada’s Dominique Rollin Hangs up Bike,...

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(Girona, Spain) – Dominique Rollin has officially retired from professional cycling as recently announced on his Facebook page. Originally from Boucherville, Que. and now living in Girona, Spain, the talented rider’s 15-year career took … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 25: Canada’s Woods 3rd in KOM, 5th...

Simon Gerrans wins final GC [P] Tour Down Under (2)

(Adelaide, Australia) – Australian Simon Gerrans has been crowned Santos Tour Down Under champion for a record fourth time with Orica GreenEdge celebrating double success after Caleb Ewan sprinted home to win the final … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 24: UCI Cyclocross World Cup Hoogerheide Elite...

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(Hoogerheide, Belgium) – Team Canada was on the start line at the final round of the UCI Cyclocross World Cup Series in Hoogerheide, Belgium that saw the overall series champions crowned.
Quinton Disera led the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 24: UCI President Brian Cookson on Controversy...

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(Adelaide, South Australia) – Brian Cookson, President of the Union Cycliste Iternationale (UCI) fronted the media during the Tour Down Under in Adelaide, South Australia.
He faced a barrage of questions about the well-documented ASO … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 23: Tour Down Under Stage 5 –...

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(Willunga Hill, AUS) – Richie Porte triumphed on Willunga Hill for the third straight year to take out the BikeExchange Stage 5 of the Santos Tour Down Under while Simon Gerrans looks set to … READ MORE → 1 comment

Jan 22: Sights and Sounds from the Tour...

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(Australia) – I talked baby wipes, infinite cassettes, and dishwashing detergent with the Tour Down Under mechanics at the cycling village that springs up in the middle of Adelaide, South Australia.
“I’ve never worn out … READ MORE → 0 comments

Jan 22: Interviews w/Gilgen, Landry, Barrette, and Melvin...

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(Milton, ON) – On Jan. 21, Cycling Canada and Mattamy Homes announced an important partnership that will see the title sponsor of the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games velodrome and new HQ for the … READ MORE → 0 comments