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UCI Requests Withdrawal of Astana Pro Team Licence

February 27, 2015 (Switzerland) – The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) today confirms that it has now reviewed the audit produced by the Institute of Sport Sciences of the University of Lausanne (ISSUL) (1) … READ MORE → 0 comments

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M1 Pro Cycling Unveils H&R Block Pro Cycling Team Clothing

February 26, 2015 (Vancouver, BC) – We are excited to unveil the new H&R Block Pro Cycling Team clothing made by Pearl Izumi. With the help of our digital marketing firm Curious Communications, … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Labonté Sells Salon Info Vélo Bike Show and Signals an End of his 62-Year Cycling Career

February 26, 2015 (Quebec City, QC) – The Salon Info Vélo consumer bike show in Quebec City has been sold by its founder, Jean-Yves Labonté for an undisclosed amount. The bike show, which … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Feb 26: Cervelo Co-founder Gerard Vroomen and Rene...

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(Rembate, Italy) – Gerard Vroomen of Cervelo fame has partnered with current 3T Components president and CEO, Rene Wiertz, to buy the company for an undisclosed amount. Vroomen, who co-founded Cervelo with Phil White … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 26: Vuelta Independencia Nacional Stages 3 and...

Huffman Wins Stage 3 - podium [P] Team SmartStop

(Dominican) – Evan Huffman rode a tremendous ride to solo to victory on Stage three of the Vuelta Independencia Nacional in the Dominican Republic today, picking up Team SmartStop’s first win of the 2015 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 25: Job Opportunity – Coordinator, Marketing Partnerships...

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– Be a part of building and servicing a national brand.  The Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) is a national, private, not-for-profit organization committed to high-performance sports excellence.  We are the largest private supporter of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 24: Team SmartStop and Velofix Announce Partnership...

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(Winston-Salem, North Carolina) – With the racing season underway for the 2015 season, Team SmartStop is thrilled to bring on another partner for the year – Velofix, a franchise-based Mobile Bike Shop founded in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 24: Cycling Centre Calgary Penticton Camp March...

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– Join us for seven days of cycling in scenic Okanagan Valley for the Cycling Centre Calgary Penticton Camp, Mar. 20-28 for cycle and Para-cycle athletes ages 12 and up with a focus on … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 24: New Sponsors and Format for Summer...

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(Ontario) – Trek Stores of Toronto, Barrie and Aurora are the proud new Presenting Sponsors for the Summer and Fall Epic 8 Hour Mountain Bike Relay events. These events are some of the most … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 24: Vuelta Independencia Nacional Stage 2 Report,...

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(Dominican) – Evan Huffman, today, showed his power in the second stage of Vuelta Independencia Nacional in the Dominican Republic, spending the second half of the stage in a decisive breakaway only to get … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 23: Valls Claims Tour of Oman Overall,...

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(Oman) – While many were expecting former winners like Vincenzo Nibali or Joaquim Rodriguez to shine on the hardest stage of the Tour of Oman, Spaniard Rafael Valls triumphantly tamed the Green Mountain. In … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 23: Tour du Haut Var Matin Stages...

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(France) – Canada’s Antoine Duchesne (Team Europcar) finished 34th overall at Tour du Haut Var Matin this weekend that featured two stages. Ben Gastauer (Lux) AG2R La Mondiale took Stage 1 from Le Cannet … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 23: Vuelta Independencia Nacional Stage 1 –...

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– Team SmartStop knew going into the first stage of the 36th Vuelta Independencia Nacional they wouldn’t be taking anyone by surprise this year around, but today’s stage showed the strength of the team … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 22: Canada’s Monique Sullivan Stellar 4th in...

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(St Quentin-en-Yvelines, France) – Canada’s Monique Sullivan put in a solid day at the office claiming fourth in the women’s Keirin finishing just off the podium with superb racing on the final day of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 22: Volta ao Algarve Stage 5 Results,...

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(Vilamoura, Portugal)-Canada’s Michael Woods (Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies) finished 12th overall as his teammate Guillaume Boivin placed 13th on the final Stage 5 from Almodovar to Vilamoura, 178km won by André Greipel (Ger) … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 22: Women’s Tour of New Zealand Stage...

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(New Zealand) – Canada’s Gabrielle Pilote-Fortin (DNA Cycling p/b) finished 16th overall and second in the Best Young Rider classification as the Women’s Tour of New Zealand wrapped up on Sunday. Fellow Canuck Denise … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 21: Beveridge Brings Home Second Bronze for...

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2015 Saturday - Day 4

(St Quentin-en-Yvelines, France) – Four world titles were awarded on Saturday at the UCI Track Cycling World Championships in St-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France. Germany joins host France with the most gold medals, at three each, while … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 21: Volta ao Algarve Stages 3-4 Report,...

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(Vilamoura, Portugal) – Canada’s Mike Woods (Optum) catapulted off a full team-effort today to take fifth place in stage four of Portugal’s Volta ao Algarve. The race’s queen stage promised to be a dogfight … READ MORE → 1 comment

Feb 21: Women’s Tour of New Zealand Stages...

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(New Zealand) – Tayler Wiles from USA national team took the 106km stage and the leader’s yellow jersey on a hot day of racing featuring a total of four climbs. Riders in the USA … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 21: Interviews with Kirsti Lay, Hugo Barrette,...

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2015 Thursday - Day 2

(St Quentin-en-Yvelines, France) – Pedal caught up with Kirsti Lay following the Canadian Women’s Team Pursuit bronze medal performance, along with Hugo Barrette and Evan Carey at the 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships for their … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: UCI Track Cycling Worlds Day 3...

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2015 Friday - Day 3

(St Quentin-en-Yvelines, France) – Three more world titles were awarded on Day 3 at the 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships in St-Quentin-en-Yvelines, France. The host nation took their third gold medal to lead … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: Montreal Bike Show 2015 Wrap Up...

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(Montreal, QC) – Big crowds were evident at the 13th edition of the Montreal Bike Show (MBS) / Salon du vélo de Montréal last weekend. Thousands of visitors made it down to downtown’s Place … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: Alex Cataford is Back to His...

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(California) – After missing the 2014 season due to an injury sustained when he was struck by a vehicle in Arizona, Canada’s Alex Cataford proved his fitness is coming back when he won the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: UCI Track Cycling Worlds Day 3...

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(St Quentin-en-Yvelines, France) – The 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships continued in France on Day 3 with qualifying in the Women’s Sprint, Women’s Individual Pursuit, and the Scratch Race leg of the Men’s … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: Team SmartStop to Race at 2015...

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(California) – Team SmartStop will be hunting their first Medalist stage win at the Amgen Tour of California come May. Having raced three medalist races in 2014 (Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, USA … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: Enduro Sport Tri Gear and Bike...

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(Toronto,ON) – Our semi-annual Bike Swap is coming up on Saturday, February 28 and we are now accepting seller items for drop off at our Leaside location. Buying or selling this is a can’t … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: Female Paralympian to Challenge UCI Hour...

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(Aigle, Switzerland) – The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is delighted to announce that it will provide exclusive live coverage of Dame Sarah Storey’s UCI Hour Record attempt on its YouTube channel.

Her attempt will take … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: Test of Metal to Include 2-Person...

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(Squamish, BC) – The Test of Metal will celebrate its 20th anniversary with a variety of events including a teams-of-two relay for this year’s race only. Registration will open on Sunday, March 15 at … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: Driver Who Killed Pierrik Houle Found...

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(Drummondville, QC) – The driver who fatally struck Pierrik Houle in 2012 in a hit-and-run incident has been found guilty. Houle, 19, was found alongside rue Principale (main street) in the village of Sainte-Perpétue … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 20: UCI Track World Championships Day 2...

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2015 Thursday - Day 2

February 19, 2014 (St Quentin-en-Yvelines, France) – Canada won its first medal of the 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships on Day 2 with a bronze in the Women’s Team Pursuit as five world titles … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 19: Volta ao Algarve Stages 1, 2...

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(Minneapolis, MN) – Optum’s Guillaume Boivin (Can) finished 10th yesterday, an impressive result for the team’s first race of 2015, and against some of the WorldTour’s top talent. To put it in perspective – reigning … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 19: OCA is Offering a Provincial Level...

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(Milton,ON) – The Ontario Cycling Association is offering a Provincial Level C commissaire course for Road. The course will be held over two days Saturday March 21st 9-5 and Sunday March 22nd 9-4 at … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 19: Day 2 Results @ UCI Track...

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(St Quentin-en-Yvelines, France) – Canada’s Women’s Team Pursuit squad of Allison Beveridge, Jasmin Glaesser, Kirsti Lay and Steph Roorda were bested by powerhouse Great Britain today in the First Round at the 2015 UCI Track … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 19: Kristoff Wins Tour of Oman Stage...

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(Oman) – Winner of three stages at the Tour of Qatar a week ago, Alexander Kristoff conquered his first success on this year’s Tour of Oman. Already victorious during the 2014 edition, the Norwegian … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 19: Team SmartStop Launched, Leads UCI America’s...

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(Calabasas, CA) – Team SmartStop was officially launched on Friday night at Pedalers Fork in Calabasas, California at the conclusion of a successful team camp. With the launch comes the news that as of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 18: UCI Track Cycling Worlds Day 1...

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2015 Training Session

(Saint-Quentin-En-Yvelines, France) – Day 1 of the UCI Track Cycling World Championships kicked off at the new “fast” National Velodrome in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, southwest of Paris. The session began with the Canadian Women’s Pursuit squad … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 18: EnergyLab Announces Exclusive Wheel Sponsorship of...

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(Calgary, AB) – Alberta-based, EnergyLab Sports, announces several three-year cycling team sponsorship agreements across Canada. BC-based Russ Hayes Racing and Dr. Walker Sports Chiropractor Cycling Team, Ontario’s DEC Express-National Cycling Centre of Hamilton, and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 18: Sad News – Tribute to Former...

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(St-Jerome, QC) – Former Canadian road champ René Cyr passed away over the weekend in his 94th year. According to his inscription at the FQSC Hall of Fame, Cyr won 47 victories from 1936 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 18: Day 1 Results @ UCI Track...

Canadian Women's Team Pursuit [P] Guy Swarbrick

(Saint-Quentin-En-Yvelines, France) – The 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships have kicked off in France at the new National Velodrome southwest of Paris in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, with the Women’s Team Pursuit qualifications. The Canadian squad … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 18: Cancellara in Charge @ Tour of...

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(Al Bustan, Oman) – As expected, stage 1 of the Tour of Oman ended up in a spectacular bunch sprint. Four riders, however, did try their luck as they broke away as soon as … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 18: Youth Cup Track Racing Kicks Off...

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(Milton, ON) – The Ontario Cycling association is please to announce our 1st Youth Cup race at the New Milton Velodrome in 2015. Sign on and Number pickup will open at 2pm at the OCA office door (lower … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 17: 2015 UCI Track Cycling World Championships...

UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2015 Training Session

(Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines,France) – This week the UCI Track Cycling World Championships return to France for the 15th time, taking place at the new velodrome in Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines, to the southwest of Paris.
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Feb 17: Global Relay Bridge the Gap Program...

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(Vancouver, BC) – Following a successful second year, which saw six of its riders graduate from the amateur to the professional ranks, the Global Relay Bridge-the-Gap (BTG) fund today celebrated the start of its … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 17: 2015 Track O-Cup #1 – Day...

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(Milton, ON) – Here are some great shots from Day 2 of the 2015 Track Cycling Ontario Cup #1 held at the new Mattamy Cycling Centre velodrome in Milton on the weekend. Over 110 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 17: Norco/PremierTech p/b ChewPOD Launches 2015 Season...

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– The 2015 season kicked off with a new look for the Norco/PremierTech p/b ChewPOD squad with an added main sponsor and some major changes in the team roster. ChewPOD comes on as a major … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 17: 2011 Canadian Women’s Road Champ Fortin...

(Gatineau, QC) – Former Canadian women’s road cycling champion Veronique Fortin, 34, of Gatineau showed her athletic prowess on the weekend when she took victory at the prestigious 42km Gatineau Loppet XC ski race … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 17: Recall on ZIPP 88 Hub...

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– SRAM and the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (USCPSC) have announced a recall on the ZIPP 88 aluminum hub because the hub flange ring on the front hub can fail posing a crash … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 16: Canada’s Routley, Anderson, Boivin, Woods to...

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(Minneapolis, MN) – With a successful block of training in sunny Southern California under their belts and spring quickly approaching, Optum Pro Cycling presented by Kelly Benefits Strategies is now busy settling into their … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 16: Track Ontario Cup #1 Results Day...

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(Milton, ON) – Here are the results from Day 2 of the Ontario Track Cup #1 held at the Mattamy National Cycling Centre on Saturday (Feb. 14). Over 110 riders registered for the 2-day … READ MORE → 0 comments

Feb 16: Canada’s Antoine Duchesne Races in...

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(Spain) – Canada’s Antoine Duchesne is racing in Spain with his Europcar team and finished 82nd in the Vuelta Ciclista a Murcia on Saturday won by Rein Taaramäe (Est) Astana Pro Team. On Sunday, Duchesne … READ MORE → 0 comments