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Velo Select Racing Team – Riders Wanted for 2017

December 08, 2016 (Montreal, QC) – The Velo Select Racing Team, based out of Montreal, Quebec is looking for riders to fill its roster for the 2017 season. Velo Select offers a program … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Ryan Aitcheson Signs with First Internet Bank p/b K S Energy

December 08, 2016 – Ryan Aitcheson, who earlier this year became the first Canadian to win the USA Crits Series overall has a new team for 2017. Although not yet officially announced, Pedal Magazine … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Hayman Classic 2017 Announced June 9-11 at New World-class Speedway Venue

December 08, 2016 (Penticton, BC) – Young cyclists, start your pedals. In a rare and exciting development, the 2017 edition of the Hayman Classic has been given the green light for a circuit … READ MORE → 0 comments

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Dec 07: Biemme America Signs Two-year Partnership with...

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(Gatineau, QC) – Biemme America and LowestRates.ca Cycling Team are proud to announce a new partnership for the next two years. The LowestRates.ca Cycling Team will train and race in the full range of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 07: Pinarello Acquired by L Catterton Private...

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(Treviso, Italy) –Previous reports that Pinarello would like be sold to LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton SE group (LVMH) have now been confirmed as the legendary Italian cycling brand has been acquired by L … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 07: Trek Stores Book Launch Party for...

Molly Hurford [P] Peter Kraiker

(Toronto, ON) – The launch of “Saddle, Sore” kicked off at Trek Store Toronto on Dec. 6 and the evening also saw the introduction of the 2017 Trek Canada Mountain Bike Team including Peter Glassford, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 06: No More Podium Girls at Tour...

Simon Gerrans wins GC in 2016 [P] Tour Down Under

(Adelaide, Australia) – There will be no more podium girls to present jerseys and kiss winners at the Santos Tour Down Under WorldTour race in Australia reports ABC. The South Australian (SA) government made … READ MORE → 1 comment

Dec 05: Resignation Letter from Cycling BC Executive...

Cycling BC Executive Director Jim Richards [P] Heinz Ruckemann

(Vancouver, BC) – The past year has been an excellent one for our organization. We set specific goals around financial stability, growth in membership, and enhanced sport development. We ended the year with revenue … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: Canada’s Gunnar Holmgren Doubles up at...

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(Indianapolis, Indiana) – Junior Canadian CX champion, Gunnar Holmgren (Garneau – Easton), earned back-to-back victories in the junior men’s race on both days at the UCI Major Taylor Cross Cup  During Saturday’s Day 1 … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: Ruts N Guts Day 2 Results...

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(Broken Arrow, Oklahoma) – Following Michael Van den Ham’s (Garneau – Easton Cycling) 3rd place finish during Day 1 of Ruts N Guts in the C1 elite men’s race, the Canadian finished 6th in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 05: NBX Gran Prix of ‘Cross Warwick...

Emma White and Ruby West hug at the finish [P] Chris McIntosh

(Warwick, R.I.) – Day 2 of NBX Gran Prix of ‘Cross, the final day of competition in the Vittoria Northeast Cyclocross Series, finished in similar fashion to Day 1. The UCI Category 2 (C2) … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 04: Ruby West 3rd, McConnell 6th @...

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(Warwick, R.I.) – In round seven of the Vittoria Northeast Cyclocross Series presented by Cycle-Smart, Cannondale p/b Cyclocrossworld.com picked up double wins on Day 1 of Category 2 (C2) racing at NBX Gran Prix … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 04: Canada’s Van den Ham Takes First...

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(Broken Arrow, Oklahoma) – Canada’s Michael Van den Ham (Garneau-Easton) landed his first UCI C1 podium claiming 3rd in a sprint to the line in the Elite Men’s race at the Ruts and Guts … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 03: Roorda on the Podium in Switzerland...

Steph Roorda [P] Guy Swarbrick

(Grenchen, SUI) – Steph Roorda landed on the podium in the Women’s Omnium at the Track Cycling Challenge, Dec. 2-3, being held on the Velodrome Suisse in Grenchen, Switzerland. Team RaceClean Canada’s Aidan Caves, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 03: H&R Block Pro Cycling Announces 2017...

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(Vancouver, BC) – The program is excited to announce the full lineup for the 2017 H&R Block Pro Cycling Team. The team will have several riders returning, with the inclusion of several new prospects. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 03: Inaugural Western Canadian Track Championships Comes...

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(Burnaby, BC) – Nationally sanctioned bike racing returns to the Burnaby Velodrome February 24-26th, 2017 for the Western Canadian Track Championships. The event, open to youth, Elite, and Master’s riders is intended to inspire … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 02: Will Routley Announces his...

Will Routley [P] Pasquale Stalteri

– Will Routley, one of the most dedicated and well-respected riders in the peloton, has called an end to his twelve-year cycling career. In his time as a professional, Routley took several high profile … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 02: Trek Stores in GTA Host “Saddle,...

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(Toronto, ON) – The Trek Stores in the G.T.A. are each hosting a Launch Party for the updated version of Molly Hurford’s book, “Saddle, Sore” and an associated talk, “Ride Fast and Ride Comfortable”. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 02: Hill Eater to Distribute Juiced Bikes...

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(Salt Spring Island, BC) – Hill Eater E-bikes Ltd, based on lovely Salt Spring Island BC, is proud to announce that it is now the exclusive Canadian wholesale distributor for the Juiced Bikes brand.
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Dec 01: Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant Launches Fifth Edition...

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(Mont-Tremblant) – On your marks, cyclists! Registration for the fifth edition of the Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant is officially open. May 26 to 28, 2017 in scenic Mont Tremblant, the event promises a fun, varied, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Dec 01: Team TIBCO-Silicon Valley Bank Announces 2017...

Canadian Lex Albrecht will bring her climbing and GC prowess to the team this year. [P] courtesy of TIBCO

– To the Top Cycling announced it’s roster as it gears up for its 13th season. Bay Area-based TIBCO Software Inc. and Silicon Valley Bank will continue to co-title the team founded by former Canadian … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 30: Victoria’s Cycling NextGen Program Launches with...

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(Victoria, BC) – For the first time in program history, Canadian Sport Institute Pacific (CSI Pacific), in partnership with Cycling Canada, announced a Cycling NextGen roster made entirely of cross-country mountain bike athletes. These … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 28: BC CX 2016 Championships Report, Full...

Craig Richey [P] Scott Robarts

(Squamish, BC) – The 2016 BC Cyclocross Championships was by far the most epic race on the provincial calendar and not just for the deep pool of cycling talent who showed up to compete. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 28: Onza Tires Now Distributed Across Canada...

(Lévis, QC) – Distributions Lyncée today announced that it is the official Canadian distributor of Onza tires. IBDs across Canada will be able to order Onza products as of February 2017.
“We are thrilled to … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 27: Tino Rossi Officially Passes the Mardis...

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(Lachine, Que) – The founder and general manager of Mardis Cyclistes de Lachine, Mr. Tino Rossi, has decided to pass the torch of his popular event beginning next year. Mr. Rossi, who led the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 26: Tour of Shanghai Results – MacKinnon...

(Shanghai) – Sean MacKinnon (Can) TeamRace Clean Canada finished 12th overall at the Tour of Shanghai that concluded on Saturday following his strong 6th place result on the 75km Stage 1 Lingang Cup held … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 26: UCI Licence Commission Announces Decisions for...

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

Nov 25: Arofly the World’s Smallest and Lightest...

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(Taiwan) – A great stocking stuffer this holiday season for every cyclist is the new Arofly, billed as the smallest and lightest power metre on the market. Weighing just 10 grams and only 2cm … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 25: Interviews with Canuel, Barrette, Lay and...

Réjean Giguère (VP Finances) presents the award to Karol-Ann Canuel [P] Pasquale Stalteri

(Bromont, Que.) – At the recent Quebec Cycling Awards brunch in Bromont Pedal was on hand and caught up with Karol-Ann Canuel, Hugo Barrette, Kirsti Lay, Leandre Bouchard for their take on 2016 and … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 24: Quebec Cycling Awards 2016 – Athletes,...

Quebec Representatives in Rio - (l-r) Gabrielle Duchesne (representing brother Antoine), Jacques Landry, Louis Barbeau, Michael Drolet (Commissaire), Nicole Clermont (Para), Charles Moreau (in front - Para), Hugo Barrette (Track), Léandre Bouchard (MTB), Raphaël Gagné (MTB), Daniel Chalifour (Para), Jean-Michel Lachance (Para), Marie-Claude Molnar (Para), Audrey Lemieux (Para), Kirsti Lay (Track), Karol-Ann Canuel (Road), Eric Van den Eynde (Coach), André Michaud (FQSC president) [P] Pasquale Stalteri

(Bromont, Que.) – Over 300 people were in attendance at Quebec Cycling Federation’s annual awards brunch on Nov. 20 at the Chateau Bromont Hotel. More than 50 awards of distinction were awarded to athletes, … READ MORE → 1 comment

Nov 24: WADA Publishes 2015 Testing Figures Report...

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– (Montreal, QC) – The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) publishes its 2015 Testing Figures Report (2015 Report), which summarizes the results of all 2015 samples analyzed by WADA-accredited laboratories, as reported in WADA’s Anti-Doping … READ MORE → 1 comment

Nov 24: Louis Garneau Launches a New MTB...

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(Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures, QC) – Businessman and former Olympic cyclist Louis Garneau, in collaboration with the President of the Association régionale de vélo de montagne Québec Chaudière-Appalaches, Mr. Gilles Morneau, announces a new mountain bike division … READ MORE → 1 comment

Nov 23: Trek Red-Truck p/b Mosaic Homes Announces...

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– Trek Red Truck Racing Team is pleased to announce their 2017 roster. Their high performance program is focused on developing young cyclists on and off the bike. Last season, TRT saw much success … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 23: Curt Harnett Appointed to Canadian Sport...

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(Toronto, ON) – Canadian Sport Institute Ontario (CSIO) is pleased to announce three new members appointed to its Board of Directors – Curt Harnett, Jessica Catton Rinaldi, and Nancy J. Spotton.
Curt Harnett is a … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 23: Giordana to Outfit Astana...

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(Montecchio Maggiore, Italy) – Giordana Cycling Apparel announced their return to the UCI World Tour today. The Astana Pro Cycling team will wear Giordana technical apparel for all racing and training activities beginning in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 22: Quebec Cycling Hall of Fame Inducts...

(l-r) Clara Hughes, Erik Van Den Eynde, Annie Gariépy, Steve Rover [P] Pasquale Stalteri

November 22, 2016 (Bromont, QC) – This past weekend featured the who’s who of Quebec cycling with the 30th anniversary of the FQSC Hall of Fame inductions held on Saturday followed by the 2016 Merite … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 22: Job Opportunity – Lead Bicycle Mechanic...

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(Oakville, ON) Velofix is a mobile bike shop and is looking for a full-time bike mechanic to operate the Velofix van in the Halton area (Oakville, Burlington, Milton and Halton Hills).
If you are passionate … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 22: Help Shape the Future of Transportation...

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(Milton, ON) – The Town of Milton is asking the public for feedback at an upcoming input session and via an interactive online tool to develop a Transportation Master Plan (TMP), in conjunction with consultants … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 21: CoachChris.ca/Joe Rousseau/Garneau Team Announced for...

Coach Chris SC Camp [P] CoachChris.ca

– The CoachChris.ca/Joe Rousseau/Garneau Team is pleased to announce their roster and sponsors for 2017. We are very pleased to have Joe Rousseau DVM and Garneau as Title Sponsors. Other great sponsors include, North … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 21: ARGON 18 Launches Partnership with Astana...

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(Montreal, Que.) – Argon 18 prepares for 2017 with the opening of their international sales office in Italy, expanding its global sales within the European market. With its step up into the UCI World … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 20: Rochette Doubles Up and Wins Supercross...

Rochette [P] Chris McIntosh

(Sufferin, NY) – Canada’s Maghalie Rochette (CLIF Pro Team) is on fire with confidence and back-to-back wins to prove it as she took the Elite women’s race at Supercross Cup Day 2 in Sufferin, … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 20: SkiTrax FIS Fantasy World Cup 2016/17...

1st Prize – Yoko Package

(Toronto, ON) – We know many cyclists are Nordic skiers and the heat is on as early competitions set the stage for the FIS World Cup season kicking off in Ruka, Finland on Nov. … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 20: Tour du Rwanda Stage 7 Report,...

Final GC podium (l-r) Eyob, Ndayisenga, Okubamariam [P] Ben Andrew

(Kigali, Rwanda) – The 7th and final stage of the Tour du Rwanda concluded on Sunday in front of a massive crowd of spectators in Kigali, the Rwanda capital. Tesfom Okubamariam (Eritrea National Team) won the … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 19: Canada’s Rochette Wins Supercross Cup Day...

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(Sufferin, NY) – Canada’s newly minted national champ Maghalie Rochette (Clif Pro Team) added another big win to her resume taking the Elite Women’s victory on day one of the Supercross Cup UCI Weekend … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 19: NCCH Awards Celebration 2016 Winners +...

Sara Reinke [P] Ivan Rupes

(Hamilton, ON) – The annual National Cycling Centre Hamilton (NCCH) 2016 Awards honouring athletes while commemorating another season of success was held on Nov. 18 at the Courtyard by Mariott on Upper James in … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 19: Tour du Rwanda Stage 6 Report,...

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(Kigali, Rwanda) – Valens Ndayisenga won the 6th Stage of the Tour du Rwanda after attacking the field on the descent off of the second categorized climb of the day into the capital of … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 19: Spakwus 50 – New MTB Marathon...

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(Squamish, BC) – If you have raced a mountain bike in Squamish, BC, you have been through the crusher. You have been jammed and jabbed. You have passed the Test. Now you are wondering … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 19: Bici Amore Mio and La Bicicletta...

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(Toronto, ON) – Looking for an Italian Cycling Experience in 2017? You are invited to join us for what is bound to be an excellent Italian inspired evening at La Bicicletta!
On Saturday, November 19th … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 18: Tour du Rwanda Stage 5 Report,...

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(Musanze, Rwanda) – Dimension Data for Qhubeka continued their strong showing at the Tour du Rwanda during the 125.8km Stage 5, with Eritrean Metkel Eyob taking the win. The Stage began in the town … READ MORE → 0 comments

Nov 18: Randy Ferguson to Cycling Canada as...

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(Montreal, QC) – While not yet officially announced, Pedal has learned that sports journalist Randy Ferguson of Montreal has been nominated to Cycling Canada’s High Performance Committee.
“It is with great pleasure and gratitude that … READ MORE → 0 comments