Interviews

Mike Britton
Montreal Bike Show 2012 Videos – Garneau, Nalini, Cannondale, Laurentides, Techno Cycle, GPC QC-Montreal, Ekoi

(Montreal, QC) – Get the scoop on the latest cycling products with these video interviews from the Montreal Bicycle Show. Pedal’s Audrey Lemieux caught up with insiders from Garneau, Cannondale, Nalini, Tourism Laurentides, Techno … READ MORE →

Eric Wohlberg DSC8662
Interview with Optum p/b KSB’s Eric Wohlberg

(Ventura, CA) – Pedal caught up with Canadian Eric Wohlberg who is the Performance Manager for the new Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies team at their recent training camp in California. Wohlberg talks about … READ MORE →

Men’s Omnium podium [P] CCA
Interview w/Zach Bell after Winning Omnium Silver at UCI Track World Cup in Cali

(Cali, Colombia) – Check out these photos and interview with Zach Bell after he claimed the silver in the men’s Omnium on Day 2 at the UCI Track World Cup in Cali, Colombia. Bell … READ MORE →

(l-r) Linda Shin, Mandy Dreyer and Kristen Lake [P] pedalmag.com
Lapierre Store Launch Party Video and Photos

(Toronto, ON) – Check out Pedal’s video from the Lapierre Store grand opening party last week at 610 Markham Street in Toronto. Brad Hunter, owner of the new store, decided to set up shop … READ MORE →

Experiencing the healing powers of sport and play in Ethiopia with Right to Play in Spring 2006. [P] courtesy of Clara Hughes
Clara Hughes Talks about Giving Back

– Multiple Olympic medalist in both Summer and Winter Games, and Canada’s current time trial champion, Clara Hughes, spoke to the Globe and Mail about how she gives back to sport in order to … READ MORE →

Michelle Lydon & Monica Cranwell [P] pedalmag.com
Cannondale 2012 Launch at Duke’s Cycle – Report, Vids and Photos

September 28, 2011 (Toronto, ON) – Duke’s Cycle in Toronto was the site of Cannondale’s 2012 evening product launch last week hosting 70+ guests including customers, VIPS, LapDogs Club & Team Members, media and friends. … READ MORE →

David Veilleux [P] CCA
Interview with David Veilleux at 2011 UCI Road Worlds (in French)

(Copenhagen, Denmark) – Reigning national Crit champ, David Veilleux, who rides for Europcar was the top Canadian in the Elite Men’s 266km road race at the UCI Road World Championships. This was Veilleux’s first appearance … READ MORE →

Catharine Pendrel [P] Mike Sarnecki
Interviews with Catharine Pendrel and Geoff Kabush at Interbike 2011

(Las Vegas, NV) – The global cycling world recently convened in Las Vegas for the annual Interbike cycling love-fest to take in all that’s new of 2012 and we caught up with two of … READ MORE →

Steve Bauer [P] Peter Kraiker
GPC 2011 QC and MTL – Interview with Steve Bauer PLUS David Veilleux on Paris Roubaix and His French Accent

(Quebec, City, QC) – We caught up with the legendary Steve Bauer of SpiderTech p/b C10 at the launch of the GP Cycliste Quebec City and Montreal press conference on Wednesday for his take … READ MORE →

Svein Tuft (Can) SpiderTech p/b C10 dons the National Champion Jersey. [P] Chris Redden
Interview with Svein Tuft

– Top Canadian roadie Svein Tuft has been in the limelight recently given his signing with the new Australian pro team, GreenEdge. Tuft has been on a roller coaster ride since last fall when … READ MORE →

Elite Women’s XC podium (l-r) 2nd, Pendrel 1st, Lechner 3rd. [P] Michal Cerveny
Interview with MTB World Champion Catharine Pendrel

(Kamloops, BC) – Canada’s Catharine Pendrel made history on Sept. 3 claiming the 2011 Elite Women’s XC MTB World Championship rainbow jersey and lived her dream. It was Pendrel’s first time on the Worlds … READ MORE →

Rob Fraser
Canada Cup DH #3 Finale Panorama Interviews w/Rosser and Fraser

(Panorama Mountain Village, BC) – We caught up with Lauren Rosser (BC) Cycling BC/Team Young Guns and Rob Fraser (ON) Primary SRAM/TREK winners of the final round of Canada Cup DH Cup at Panorama … READ MORE →

Catharine Pendrel [P] Michal Cerveny
Interview with Catharine Pendrel – Olympic MTB Test Event Elite Women’s Winner

(Hadleigh Farm, UK) – Following her stellar victory at the  Elite Women’s Olympic MTB Test Event at  Hadleigh Farm International we caught up with Canada’s Catharine Pendrel for a brief interview to find out … READ MORE →

Ryder Hesjedal on Stage 19 at the Tour. [P] Slipstream Sports
Post-Tour Interview with Ryder Hesjedal

(Biarritz, France) – After 21 stages covering 3,430.5 kilometres at the Tour de France, Ryder Hesjedal finally had an opportunity to take a short break. His fourth Tour de France had some ups (3rd … READ MORE →

Chris Kovarik [P] Ryan Kuhn
Canadian DH Nationals Interviews w/Mitchell, Buchar, Sangers and Kovarik

(Panorama Mountain Village, BC) – Following the 2011 Canadian DH Nationals on Sunday, July 25 at Panorama Mountain Resort we caught up with defending Elite Men’s champ Andrew Mitchell (BC) Dunbar/Devinci who was stoked … READ MORE →

Andrew Mitchell
Canadian DH Nationals – Preview and Interviews with Mitchell and Gauvin

(Panorama Mountain Village, BC) – This weekend the top downhillers in the country are going head-to-head looking to grab the coveted Canadian titles in the U17, juniors, elite, and masters category at Panorama Mountain … READ MORE →

Dean Tennant
Canadian DH Nationals – Qualifications, Interviews w/Tennant, Sangers & Miller UPDATED

(Panorama, BC) – Here are the results from the Qualifications as the 2011 Canadian DH Nationals get underway at Panorama Mountain Resort in BC. Last year BC dominated the championships winning both Junior and … READ MORE →

Canada’s Ryder Hesjedal (Garmin-Cervelo) [P] Peter Kraiker
Interview with Ryder Hesjedal – Rest Day 2 at the Tour

(Châteauneuf-du-Pape, France) – The only Canadian in this year’s Tour de France is Victoria, BC’s Ryder Hesjedal. Last year he was in the headlines with some stellar rides in the mountains on his way … READ MORE →

Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Team Garmin-Cervelo on Stage 9 [P] Slipstream Sports
Interview with Ryder Hesjedal – Rest Day at the Tour

(Saint-Flour, France) – When we last left Ryder Hesjedal, he was on a high that can only be produced by having the yellow jersey on one’s team, in this case on the back of … READ MORE →

Daniel Martin wins the Master men’s  40-49 race. [P] Chris Redden
2011 Junior/Master Road Nationals Interviews Part 2 – Doyle, Brien, Martin, Thisdel

(Burlington, ON) – Here’s Part 2 of our Junior/Master video interviews at the 2011 IMMUNITY-FX Canadian Road Championships that wrapped up on Sunday, July 3rd in Burlington, ON with the road races. We caught … READ MORE →

2011 – Tour de France 2e etappe
Interview with Ryder Hesjedal at the Tour

July 4, 2011 (Les Essarts, France) – Last July, Canadians were glued to their televisions and computers watching Ryder Hesjedal’s unexpected performance at the Tour de France. He had his best results in the most … READ MORE →

Emile Jean (Equipe du Quebec) [P] Chris Redden
2011 Junior Road Nationals Interviews Part 1 – Jean, Ewart, Beveridge

July 4, 2011 (Burlington, ON) – Here’s Part 1 of our Junior/Master video interviews. We caught up with junior men’s National RR champ, Emile Jean of Team Québec, along with Annie Ewart of the Cycling … READ MORE →

Emil Jean (Equipe du Quebec wins gold. [P] Chris Redden
2011 Road Nationals Junior Women/Men RR FULL Results – Ewart and Jean Win

July 3, 2011 (Burlington, ON) – Annie Ewart (Cycling BC) has captured another gold taking the win in the 67.68km Junior Women’s road race on Sunday at the 2011 IMMUNITY-FX Canadian Junior/Master/Paracycling Road Championships. Allison … READ MORE →

Mike Sarnecki & Mike Blennerhassett[P]Sheldon Smart Bikeridr.com
Furious 3 Day 1 Report, Results, Photos

Julye 2, 2011 (Alberta) – The inaugural Furious 3 Mountain Bike Stage Race started on time with no fuss – impressive for an event of this size happening for the first time. The sun was … READ MORE →

Chris Prendergast from Manitoba[P]Audrey Lemieux
2011 Road Nationals Junior Women/Men’s Criterium Interviews – Beveridge and Prendergast

July 1, 2011 (Toronto, ON) – We caught up newly crowned 2011 Road Nationals Junior Women and Men’s Criterium Champions Allison Beveridge from Alberta, and Chris Prendergast from Manitoba, for their take on their Canada … READ MORE →