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Canadian Junior Champion Adam Roberge Signs with Team Santé Universelle/Marin Bikes for 2016

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November 19, 2015 (Gatineau, QC) – The Santé Universelle // Marin Bikes’ cycling team is proud to announce that Adam Roberge has signed with the team for the 2016 season. The cyclist, from Prévost in the Laurentians region, had an extraordinary season becoming the Canadian Junior Champion in his first year road racing.

Junior Men's RR podium (l-r) Junior Men's RR podium (l-r) Jones 2nd, Roberge 1st, Cote 3rd  ©  Jess Grand Bois/Cycling Canada

Roberge, who had until now, made his mark in mountain biking, won the national title in style, beating his breakaway companion during the final sprint.

In addition, Roberge represented Canada at the World Junior Championships and participated in the Tour d’Abitibi Desjardin (2.NCup) as well as the Aubel-Thimister-La Gleize (2.1) in Belgium. Roberge finished 15th in the General Classification at the mythical ‘Ronde des Vallées (2.1)’ stage race in France.

Roberge  ©  Peter Kraiker

According to the director of team, Frederick Gates, Adam Roberge has a bright future ahead. He believes that Roberge can surprise many in the coming year. “He will be in his first complete year of road racing next year, he will only get better. With his determination and the support that we will offer him, we believe he can be successful in the U23 and elite ranks.” mentioned Gates.

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