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UCI Inspection of Milton Velodrome Completed

December 17, 2014 (Milton, ON) – The official UCI inspection for final homologation of the new Milton Velodrome took place on Dec. 15, as the new venue that has been years in the … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Pedal Holiday Gift Guide 2014 – Part 1

December 17, 2014 (Toronto, ON) – With the final countdown on to find the perfect gift for your favourite cyclist this holiday season, here’s a selection of great gift ideas to help keep … READ MORE → 0 comments

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PanAm 2015 vs Canada MTB Cup Baie St-Paul Date Conflict – Cycling Canada’s Mathieu Responds

December 16, 2014 (Ottawa, ON) – Greg Mathieu, the CEO of Cycling Canada, has responded to yesterday’s Pedal article regarding the major date conflict between two important mountain bike (MTB) cross-country (XC) events … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Dec 16: Pedal’s Great Bike Moment Contest Winners...

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(Toronto, ON) – We are pleased to announce the winners of Pedal’s Great Bike Moment Contest that featured stories from readers about their inspiring cycling rides and adventures that created special or unique memories, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 16: Guy Napert-Frenette Joins Silber Pro...

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(Montreal, QC) – Silber Pro Cycling is pleased to announce the hiring of Guy Napert-Frenette as its Communications Manager. Napert-Frenette has been managing bilingual communications for Cycling Canada for the past five years and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 16: Ticketing and Parking Information for the...

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(Milton, ON) – Tickets for the 2014 Canadian Track Championships being held from Jan. 3-6, 2015, will be available online through the Town of Milton here.
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- Seating capacity will be limited to approximately 1,300 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 15: PanAm 2015 vs Canada MTB Cup...

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(Toronto, ON) – Cycling Canada released its 2015 cycling calendars today and there is a major date conflict between the Baie St-Paul Canada Cup MTB (XC) event on July 11 and the Pan Am … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 15: SmartStop Owner Canadian Jamie Bennett Spearheads...

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(Winston-Salem, North Carolina) – With 2014 coming to a close and the 2015 season about to get underway, Premier Sports Group is excited to announce the ownership of a new UCI registered women’s cycling … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 15: UCI World Cycling Tour Coming to...

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– This past summer saw a Canadian don the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) rainbow jersey at the Amateur World Cycling Championships as Toronto’s Bruce Bird won the 157km Men’s 45-49 road race, joining a … READ MORE → 1 comment

Dec 15: Women’s TT at Amgen Tour of...

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(Los Angeles, CA) – As the Amgen Tour of California continues to expand its annual women’s race, its efforts to elevate the extraordinary achievements of female cyclists continue to be recognized by numerous individuals, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 14: Aylmer Express Grand Prix Report and...

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(London, ON) – You can tell the track scene in Ontario is exploding with the anticipated opening of the Milton Velodrome for the National Championships in January. A total of 58 athletes crowded into the infield at … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 14: Antoine Duchesne and Hugo Houle Appeal...

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(Montreal, Quebec) – Two Canadian pro riders, Antoine Duchesne (Europcar) and Hugo Houle (Ag2r La Mondiale), are asking for an exemption from new rules in order to continue receiving “carding funds” from Cycling Canada … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 14: Manitoba Riders Evans, Boersma and Vandal...

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(Winnipeg, MB) – Three Manitoba boys will be making their way to Tabor, Czech Republic in January to complete in the Cyclo-cross World Championships representing Team Canada in January 2015. Oliver Evans, 16, Willem … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 14: Nominate Your Sports Heroes to Canada’s...

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December 13, 2014 – Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame will be celebrating its 60th Anniversary in 2015. I am writing to update you on the organization and to ask for your assistance in preparing nominations … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 13: Pedal Power for the Edmonton Food...

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– Paul here from Mud, Sweat and Gears, I need your help.  I sent this email to you either because of your relationship with Mud, Sweat and Gears as a customer or a supplier, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 12: Pierre Hutsebaut Joins the M1 Pro...

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(Vancouver, BC) – It is with great pleasure to announce that Mr. Hutsebaut will be joining the Advisory Team for the H&R Block Pro Cycling Team. Mr. Hutsebaut has been actively involved in the … READ MORE → 1 comment

Dec 12: Salon du Vélo de Sherbrooke –...

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(Sherbrooke, QC) – There will be a new consumer bike show in Quebec in 2015 with the launch of Salon du Vélo de Sherbrooke from March 13-15 in 2015. The venue is the Sherbrooke … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 12: Silber Pro Cycling Announces 2015 Team...

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– After 27 wins and over 40 podium finishes in its first season, Silber Pro Cycling ramps up for 2015 with an enlarged calendar, increased industry sponsorship, new partners and a two-year commitment from … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 12: ABA News – 2015 Registration Open,...

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(Edmonton, AB) – Here is the latest news from the Alberta Bicycle Association headquarters, including information about 2015 club and membership registration, applications for Deputy Chief Commissaire – BMX, regulation changes, coaching courses, event … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 12: Volunteer Opportunity – TO2015 and Rio...

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– The Canadian Paralympic Committee is building its team of dynamic Operations Mission Staff for the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games and/or the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games. This team is comprised of professionals who … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 11: WADA to Investigate Allegations of Russian...

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(Montreal, QC) – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) issued a statement yesterday that it will investigate allegations of widespread and systemic doping in Russia as raised in a recent German TV documentary. Today, the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 11: Free Coaching Certification for TO Residents...

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(Toronto, ON) – The City of Toronto, in partnership with Coaches Association of Ontario and MLSE Foundation, will be offering National Coaching Certification Program training throughout 2015, starting in January. The Fundamental Movement Skills … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 11: 2015 UCI WorldTour Licence Decisions –...

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– The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) today announced that the Licence Commission (1) has released its decisions with regards to the teams Astana Pro Team, Team Europcar and Yellow Fluo. Concerning Astana Pro Team, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 10: $50,000 Prize Purse Announced at 2015...

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(Whistler, BC) – The Giro, Sponsored by Robert J Macdonald top place prize is $15,000 for Men and $15,000 for Women. After a successful 2014 event, the Giro, Sponsored by Robert J Macdonald, will return with double … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 10: Newfoundland and Labrador to Introduce Mandatory...

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– The province of Newfoundland and Labrador is introducing a new bicycle helmet law that will make it mandatory for all cyclists of all ages to wear a helmet, effective April 1, 2015, according … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 10: Pendrel to be Special Guest at...

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(Berkeley, CA) – Catharine Pendrel of Team LUNA Chix will be the guest of honor for the the National Interscholastic Cycling Association’s annual awards ride and banquet, January 24th, 2015. Robin Farina, president of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 10: Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games Tickets...

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(Toronto, ON) – Ticket sales for the TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games are off and running, with 50,000 tickets sold in the first 24 hours since general sales began yesterday at 1 p.m. This … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 10: 2015 WADA Prohibited List Comes into...

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(Ottawa, ON) – The Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) would like to alert the Canadian sport community that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) 2015 Prohibited List will come into effect on January 1, 2015.
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Dec 09: Rio 2016 Olympic Road Race and...

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– The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and Rio 2016 Organising Committee have today confirmed the Rio 2016 Olympic Road Race course for Men and Women. The course, which is 256.4km long for Men (Saturday … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 09: Men’s Team Pursuit Squad Continues to...

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(London, Gbr) – Around the velodrome, the Canadians are well known for its women’s team pursuit squad, having stepped on the podium for the last seven consecutive international competitions including a bronze medal at … READ MORE →2 comments

Dec 09: Centre National de Cyclisme de Bromont...

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(Bromont, QC) – The Centre National de Cyclisme de Bromont (CNCB), a 250-metre outdoor velodrome in southwestern Quebec, may soon be covered with a roof. At least, that is what CNCB Director Nicolas Legault … READ MORE → 1 comment

Dec 09: Job Opportunities – Canadian Olympic...

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– Be a part of building 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 high performance … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 08: Rise Racing Launch Party Introduces New...

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(Woodbridge, ON) – Rise Racing, a new Canadian women’s race team with a roster of seven talented riders, held their launch on December 4 in Woodbridge, ON, at the home of principle sponsor, Cyclepath Woodbridge. An … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 08: Cycling BC Announces 2015 RBC GranFondo...

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(Vancouver, BC) – Cycling BC is pleased to once again be the official community partner of the RBC GranFondo Whistler.  In 2015, this community partnership will allow Cycling BC to create and sustain new … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 08: Job Opportunity – Canadian Olympic...

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– Be a part of Canada’s #1 charity devoted to our Olympic Athletes and high performance sport. The Canadian Olympic Foundation (Foundation) is a national charitable organization created by the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC).  … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 07: UCI Track World Cup London Day...

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(London, GBR) – Canadian Track Sprint Coach Erin Hartwell is happy with the outcome of the 2014 UCI Track World Cup in London and only sees positives as the program continues to grow to … READ MORE → 1 comment

Dec 07: Bailey Simpson Shines at Forest City...

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(London, ON) – A total 47 racers were on the infield and registered for the racing, a combination of sprint and endurance races at the Forest City Velodrome in London Ontario.  The racers were … READ MORE → 1 comment

Dec 07: NEPCX NBX Gran Prix of Cross...

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(Warwick, RI) – Canada’s Jeremy Martin (Rocky Mountain Bicycles) took 6th on Day 2 of the NEPCX NBX Gran Prix of Cross in Warwick, RI as Curtis White (USA) Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com made it … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 06: Canada’s Glaesser Wins Silver in UCI...

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(London, GBR) – Jasmin Glaesser (Coquitlam, BC) won the silver medal in the talent-stacked UCI C1 Women Points race that took place during the UCI Track World Cup in London. Glaesser was consistent throughout … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 06: NEPCX NBX Gran Prix of Cross...

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(Warwick, RI) – Ontario’s Michael Garrigan (Van Dessel/Shimano/POC), recently crowned 2014 Canadian CX National Champion, placed 10th on Day 1 of the NEPCX NBX Gran Prix of Cross in Warwick, RI won by Curtis … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: Canada Extends Podium Streak to 7...

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(London, GBR) – The Canadian Women’s team pursuit squad kept the podium streak alive, extending it to seven consecutive medal performances at World Cups and World Championships. Entering this World Cup race, Canada had … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: Prairie Boys Take Cyclocross Worlds –...

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(Victoria BC) – Canadian National Cyclocross Champions Danick Vandale (U23) and Oliver Evans (Junior) have announced the launch of their “GoFundMe” campaign called “Prairie Boys Take Cyclocross Worlds”. Team Sponsor and Official Wheel supplier, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: Fox Factory Holding Corp. Acquires Race...

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(Burnaby, BC) – Race Face Performance Products Ltd and Easton Cycling President, Chris Tutton, announces the sale of both cycling brands to Fox Factory Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: FOXF) (“FOX”).
“FOX is the perfect fit for … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: UCI Sets the Course of Women’s...

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– The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is delighted to unveil the key principles of a project intended to further the development of women’s road cycling over the next two years. This plan was presented … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: UCI Track World Cup London Update,...

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(London, GBR) – The Canadian Women Team Pursuit squad posted the third fastest time of the qualifiers on Friday at the second edition of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup in London, despite finishing … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: UCI Announces Registration of WorldTour and...

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– In accordance with UCI Regulations, and following a full review of all criteria for attribution (sporting, financial, administrative and ethical), the Licence Commission has decided to grant a UCI WorldTour licence to the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 04: Job Opportunity at Louis Garneau –...

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– Are you ready to jump on board? Louis Garneau Sports is looking for a talented individual or efficient sales agency that is interested in representing a wide offering of summer and winter products … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 04: ORICA-GreenEDGE Unveils 2015 Squad – Tuft...

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- ORICA-GreenEDGE is set for another assault on the world cycling stage, wrapping up the 2015 squad’s first training camp and confirming a 26-man roster for the team’s fourth season in the WorldTour.
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Dec 04: Pendrel Up For 2014 Lou Marsh...

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– Top mountain biker, Catharine Pendrel, who is featured on the latest cover of Pedal Magazine after she won her second XCO MTB World Championship title this past September, is one of many incredibly … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 04: Canadian Paralympic Launches From Playground to...

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(Ottawa, ON) – Sport giving is in the spotlight this year on Giving Tuesday as the Canadian Paralympic Committee officially launches its “From Playground to Podium” fundraising campaign, inviting Canadians to give a tax-deductible … READ MORE → 0 comments