Katherine Maine wins JW Points Race and Omnium overall © Ivan Rupes
October 11, 2015 (Milton, ON) – The 2015 Canadian Track Championships continued for the fifth and final day at the Mattamy National Cycling Centre in Milton, with U17 and U19 category riders roaring over the boards of the new velodrome and showcasing their skills and talent with the hopes to win the coveted Canadian championship jerseys.
Junior W Omnium podium © Ivan Rupes
In the Junior women’s category, Katherine Maine (The Cyclery-Opus) won the coveted Omnium Red and White Jersey, amassing 221 points. Devaney Collier (Team Alberta) earned 204 pts for the silver, while Amelia Bell (Team NCCH p/b DEC Ex) took home 188 pts for the bronze medal.
Junior M Omnium podium © Ivan Rupes
Bayley Simpson (Jet Fuel Coffee) proved he was Canada’s top junior male track cyclist, successfully defending his 2014 Omnium title with a strong set of races. Simpson ended the six-race event with 227 points.
Junior M Points Race © Ivan Rupes
Thierry Kirouac-Marcassa (Equipe du Quebec) raced an amazing final Points Race gaining two laps to claw his way from fifth to second place ending up with 194 pts. His teammate Pier-Andre Côté (Equipe du Quebec) rounded out the podium with 202 pts and the bronze medal.
U17 W Omnium podium © Ivan Rupes
In the U17 category, Maggie Coles-Lyster of Local Ride Racing earned 211 points to take home a well-earned title, while Riley Pickrell of Tripleshot Cycling Club dominated his field, winning four of the six races topping the men’s field.
U17 M Omnium podium © Ivan Rupes
Cycling Canada would like to thank all the athletes of all age categories, coaches, volunteers and the College of Commissaires for their involved at these highly successful 2015 championships.
Junior Women's Keirin podium © Ivan Rupes
W U17 Spr Final 2015-10-11 at 4.24.31 PM
M U17 Spr Final 2015-10-11 at 4.24.40 PM
W Jr Spr Final 2015-10-11 at 4.31.26 PM
W J Keirin 2015-10-11 at 5.46.17 PM
M J Keirin 2015-10-11 at 5.46.26 PM
U17 W Om TT 2015-10-11 at 5.54.15 PM
U17 M Om TT 2015-10-11 at 5.56.50 PM
U17 W Om Flying 2015-10-11 at 5.54.29 PM
U17 M Om Fly 2015-10-11 at 5.57.04 PM
U17 W Om Points 2015-10-11 at 6.24.24 PM
U17 M Om Points 2015-10-11 at 6.23.49 PM
U17 W Om F 2015-10-11 at 6.24.38 PM
U17 M Om F 2015-10-11 at 6.24.05 PM
J W Om TT 2015-10-11 at 9.55.11 PM
J W Om Fly 2015-10-11 at 9.56.12 PM
J W Om Points 2015-10-11 at 9.57.01 PM
J W Om F 2015-10-11 at 9.57.57 PM
J M Om TT 2015-10-11 at 10.08.44 PM
J M Om Fly 2015-10-11 at 10.09.51 PM
J M Om Points 2015-10-11 at 10.12.19 PM
J M Om F 2015-10-11 at 10.12.54 PM