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2017 UCI Road Worlds Elite Women’s Road Race Results, PHOTOS – Kirchmann 12th

(Bergen, Norway) – Leah Kirchmann from Winnipeg, MB, led the Canadian charge today finishing 12th in a hard-fought 152.8km Elite Women’s road race, 8 x 19.1km laps, won by Chantal Blaak (Netherlands) on the … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Junior Men’s Road Race Results – Staples Superb Day in Break

(Bergen, Norway) – Canada’s Graydon Staples from Orillia, ON had a superb day in the saddle in the main break for most of the day in the Junior Men’s 133.8km race won by Julius … READ MORE →

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The Day of the Hour at Milton Velodrome on Sept. 23 – Marinoni, Veal Headline 8 Riders

(Milton, ON) – Hi everyone, I hope you all had an amazing week and are looking forward to a fantastic weekend. Big day tomorrow. When I signed up for another Hour Record attempt it … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Junior Men and Elite Women RR START LISTS

(Bergen, Norway) – The Junior Men’s 133.8km road race (5 x 19.1km) is up next at 9:30am local (3:30 am EST) followed by the Elite Women’s 152.8km road race (8 x 19.1km) at 13:30 … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Junior Women’s Road Race Results, Photos – Canada’s Boilard Stellar 8th

(Bergen, Norway) – Canada’s Simone Boilard delivered a stellar 8th place result in the Junior Women’s 76.4km road race this morning in Bergen, Norway at the 2017 Road Worlds.
Elena Pirrone (Italy) took the win … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds U23 Men’s Road Race Results, Photos

(Bergen, Norway) – Team Canada’s Nickolas Zukowsky was the top Canuck finishing 93rd as Benoit Cosnefroy (France) emerged victorious in the U23 Men’s 191km 10-lap road race capturing the 2017 Road Worlds title in … READ MORE →

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Canada Strikes Again at Crocodile Trophy – L’Esperance Wins the Stage 6 into Wetherby

(Wetherby, AUS) – The Crocodile Trophy has arrived at Wetherby Cattle Station high up on the escarpment from Port Douglas. Four out of the top five finishers were elites today – after a 102km/1000vm … READ MORE →

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OCA Track Coach Development Program

– The OCA is committed to the development of coaches across the province.  For the 2017-18 season, the OCA will offer a High Performance Track Coaching Development program featuring mentorship and professional development initiatives.
Track-based … READ MORE →

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Clif Bar Cross Vegas Report, Results – Pendrel 2nd, Kabush 7th

(Las Vegas, Nevada) – The third stop of the USA Cycling Professional Cyclocross Calendar (Pro CX) found its way to Las Vegas, Nevada for the popular Clif Bar CrossVegas Category 1 races on Sept. … READ MORE →

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David Lappartient is New UCI President – Defeats Brian Cookson in Landslide Victory UPDATED

(Bergen, Norway) – In a surprise landslide victory, France’s David Lappartient defeated Brian Cookson as delegates voted him in as the new UCI president 37-8 at the elections held today in Bergen, Norway. Lappartient, … READ MORE →

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Top 30 for Canada’s Houle in Elite Men’s TT at 2017 Road Worlds – Dumoulin Wins Title

(Bergen, Norway) – On a 31km ITT that featured a unique 3.4km summit finish, Canadian rider, Hugo Houle from Sainte-Perpetue, Que., battled against the world’s best to claim a top-30 result ending up 29th … READ MORE →

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Vancouver/Whistler Announced as Site of 2020 UCI Gran Fondo World Championships

(Bergen, NOR) – During the 2017 Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway the UCI Management Committee awarded the following World Championships.
“We are pleased to be able to reveal the names of the hosts of … READ MORE →

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Canuel Top Canadian on Day 3 of 2017 Road Championships in Norway

(Bergen, Norway) – Karol-Ann Canuel of Gatineau, Quebec, was Canada’s top finisher on Tuesday at the Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway, finishing 21st in the Elite women’s time trial. Charles-Etienne Chretien of Amos, … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Elite Men’s ITT Results, Photos – Houle 21st, Britton 48th

(Bergen, Norway) – Canada’s Hugo Houle from Sainte-Perpetue, Que., finished 29th today in the Elite Men’s 31km ITT as Tom Dumoulin (Netherlands) powered to victory at the UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway.
Fellow … READ MORE →

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Nyhaug Finishes Third Overall In BMX World Cup Standings

(Santiago del Estero, Argentina) – The UCI BMX World Cup concluded in Santiago del Estero, Argentina, on September 16-17, with Rounds 5 and 6.  Tory Nyhaug of Coquitlam, BC, finished third overall in the … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Elite Women’s ITT Results, Photos – Canuel 21st

(Bergen, Norway) – Canada’s Karol-Ann Canuel from Amos, Quebec, a silver medalist in the women’s TTT and the reigning Canadian time trial champ, finished 21st in the Elite women’s ITT 21.1km as the Netherlands … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Junior Men’s ITT Results, Photos – Chretien 28th

(Bergen, Norway) – Reigning Canadian road champ, Charles-Etienne Chretien from Amos, QC, finished 28th as the top Canuck in the Junior Men’s 21.1km ITT today with teammate Graydon Staples from Orillia, ON in 62nd … READ MORE →

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Interviews with Rochette and Van den Ham at Telenet UCI CX World Cup Jingle Cross

(Iowa City, Iowa) – Pedal caught up with reigning Elite Women’s CX champ Maghalie Rochette (Clif Pro Team) and Michael Van Den Ham (Can) Garneau-Easton p/b Transitions Lifecare for their take on the Telenet … READ MORE →

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Victory for Kirsti Lay and Antoine Duchesne at the Appalachian Classic

(Victoriaville, QC) – Saguenay’s Antoine Duchesne (Direct Énergie) ruled the day to take top honours at the third running of the Appalachian Classic with its grueling 137 km course and 2,700 m of ascent, … READ MORE →

Alec Cowan [P] Chris Auld
2017 UCI Road Worlds U23 Men’s ITT Results, Photos – Cowan 25th

(Bergen, Norway) – Calgary’s Alec Cowan led Canada placing 25th overall in the 37.2km U23 Men’s ITT today in Bergen, Norway at the 2017 Road Worlds as Mikkel Bjerg from Denmark claimed the gold … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Junior Women’s ITT Results, Photos – Jussaume 19th and Attwell 20th

(Bergen, Norway) – Canada’s Laurie Jussaume from Contrecour, QC, was the top Canadian placing 19th in the Junior Women’s 16.1km ITT today followed by teammate Erin J Attwell in 20th in Norway at the … READ MORE →

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UCI Cyclocross World Cup Jingle Cross Full Results & Photos – Ferrier Bruneau 17th, Van den Ham 29th

(Iowa City, Iowa) – Christel Ferrier Bruneau (Can) SAS – Macogep was the top Canuck in 17th as Katerina Nash (Cze) Clif Pro Team took a decisive win at the Telenet UCI Cyclo-cross World … READ MORE →

Leah Kirchmann [P] Cor Vos
Gold and Silver TTT Medals for Canada on Day 1 of the 2017 Road Worlds

(Bergen, Norway) – Canada’s Leah Kirchmann from Manitoba celebrated her first Road Worlds gold medal as Team Sunweb won the 42.5km women’s TTT at the 2017 UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway.
The defending champs, … READ MORE →

Haley Smith [P] Igor Schifris / Crocodile Trophy
Canada’s Smith and Bouchard Lead Crocodile Trophy after Stage 2

(Cairns, AUS) – Riders arriving at the finish at Lake Tinaroo on the Atherton Tablelands recounted a brutal stage with massive ‘ramps’ that had to be conquered. Once again the Crocodile Trophy lived up … READ MORE →

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Interview with Ruby West at Jingle Cross

(Iowa City, IA) – Pedal caught up with Canada’s Ruby West (Cannondale/CXWorld Devo Team) following the Jingle Cross C1 weekend race opener on Friday evening for her take on her race along with the … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Men’s Team Time Trial Results

(Bergen, Norway) – Team Sunweb claimed a remarkable double winning the men’s 42.5km Team Time Trial at the 2017 UCI Road World Championships only hours after their female counterparts won the women’s TTT.
The squad … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Women’s Team Time Trial Results & Photos – Sunweb w/Kirchmann Win GOLD

(Bergen, Norway) – Canada’s Leah Kirchmann helped power Team Sunweb to it’s first Team Time Trial title winning the 42.5km women’s TTT at the 2017 UCI Road World Championships.
Sunweb unseated the defending champs, Boels Dolmans … READ MORE →

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Jingle Cross C2 Race Results – Canada’s West 5th

(Iowa City, IA) – Canada’s Ruby West (Cannondale/CXWorld Devo Team) finished 5th on Saturday evening in the women’s C2 race at Jingle Cross as Sunny Gilbert (Van Dessel Factory Team) took the win. Trevor … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Team Time Trials Start Times and Recon PHOTOS

(Bergen, Norway) – The 42.5km Team Time Trials kick off the 2017 Road World Championships with the women  off at 12:10 / 6:10 am EST with three Canadians racing – Alison Jackson (BePink Cogeas), Leah Kirchmann … READ MORE →

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2017 UCI Road Worlds Team Canada Recon Photos, Full Roster and Race Schedule

(Bergen, Norway) – Team Canada has arrived in Bergen, Norway for the 2017 UCI Road Cycling World Championships that run Sept. 16-24 beginning with the time trials followed by the road races.
Riders got a … READ MORE →

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Canadian Double – Smith and Bouchard Win Stage 1 @ Crocodile Trophy in Cairns

(Cairns, AUS) – The 23rd MEPT – Crocodile Trophy started with a lap race at Smithfield MTB Park in Cairns today. With Haley Smith and Leandre Bouchard two elites claimed a double victory for … READ MORE →

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UCI Jingle Cross C1 Pro Report, Results, Photos – Rochette 15th, Van den Ham 20th UPDATED

(Iowa City, IA) – Maghalie Rochette (Can) Clif Pro Team led the charge for Canada finishing 15th in the Elite Women’s race at the Jingle Cross C1 opener on Friday evening at the Johnson … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Adam De Vos Scores First European Victory in Austria

(Judendorf, Austria) – Canadian Adam de Vos stormed to the biggest victory of his young career on Sunday as he burst from a five-man breakaway to win the International Raiffeisen Grand Prix in Judendorf, … READ MORE →

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Vancouver’s Biggest On-street Night Ride Happens This Saturday Sept. 16

(Vancouver, BC) – Due to popular demand, HUB Cycling is organizing BC’s only fully permitted, open streets night ride on Saturday, September 16, 2017. Bike the Night is presented by MEC and is modelled … READ MORE →

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COTR Newsletter 2017 #3 – Pro City GP Review

– A major thanks to MAZDA for continuing their title sponsorship of the Cross on the Rock series. They will have the CX-9 out at transfer beach on Sunday for people to check out. … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Boivin 2nd at Coppa Bernocchi in Italy + Video of Finish

(Lombardy, ITA) – Canada’s Guillaume Boivin (Israel Cycling Academy) delivered a stunning second-place finish at the 99th edition of the Coppa Bernocchi, 194.52 km, in the Lombardy Italy today. Sonny Colbrelli (Ita) Bahrain-Merida took the … READ MORE →

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Giant Launches the NeosTrack GPS Computer

– Information is Power. Designed with help from the riders of Team Sunweb, the all new NeosTrack GPS Cycling Computer is engineered to provide riders with the information they need to push the limits … READ MORE →

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Tickets NOW Available for the Tissot UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Milton Dec. 1-3 + Volunteers Wanted

(Milton, ON) – The TISSOT UCI Track Cycling World Cup is coming to Milton! Ticket sales and volunteer registration are now open for the Canadian round of the Track World Cup that will be … READ MORE →

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Fall Epic 8 Hour – Sept. 23 at Hardwood Ski & Bike

(Oro Station, ON) – The course for the Fall Epic 8 Hour is marked and open for pre-riding. The course map will be available on our website and at the Hardwood Ski & Bike … READ MORE →

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Rochester Cyclocross Day 2 Report, Full Results – Rochette 2nd on Podium Again

(Rochester, NY) – Sunday featured Category 2 races for the elite women and men at Rochester Cyclocross, but this second day of battles on the grass and gravel at Genesee Valley Park in Rochester, … READ MORE →

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Cycling Canada Announces Elite Men’s Squad for the Road World Championships in Norway

(Ottawa, ON) – Cycling Canada is pleased to announce the final members of Team Canada for the Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway. The selection for the Elite men’s competition in both the road … READ MORE →

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Ian Melvin to Leave Cycling Canada for Japan

– Ian Melvin is departing the helm of Cycling Canada’s Men’s Track Endurance Program to help Japan qualify for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. As of October 2nd, Melvin will join the Japan Cycling … READ MORE →

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Russian Cyclists File Lawsuit Against WADA and Canada’s Richard McLaren Over Doping Reports

– A $7 million lawsuit has been filed by three Russian cyclists against the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) and Canadian lawyer Richard McLaren reports the Globe and Mail and the Toronto Star. Kirill Sveshnikov, … READ MORE →

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59th Annual Tour di Via Italia O-Cup #5 Crit Series Finale – Full Results + PHOTOS

(Windsor, ON) – Here are the full results and a selection of photos from the 59th annual Tour di Via Italia, the oldest running Criterium in Canada, held in Windsor, Ontario’s Little Italy on … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Woods Historic 7th at Vuelta as Froome Wins Overall for the Double and Contador Retires

(Madrid, Italy) – Canada’s Michael Woods (Cannondale-Drapac) delivered a historic 7th place as the Vuelta a Espana wrapped up on Sunday with Christopher Froome (Gbr) Team Sky doing the Grand Tour winning both the … READ MORE →

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Interview with Antoine Duchesne at 2017 Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal

(Montreal, Que.) – Pedal caught up with Team Canada’s Antoine Duchesne, the top Canadian at the 8th annual Grand Prix Cycliste de Montreal won by Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates. Duchesne was active … READ MORE →

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GPC Montreal Report, Full Results – Ulissi Wins, Duchesne Top Canuck + PHOTOS

(Montreal, Que.) – Antoine Duchesne (Team Canada) was the top Canadian as Diego Ulissi (Ita) UAE Team Emirates attacked from a lead group of six riders on the final lap to claim his first … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Miranda Miller Wins 2017 MTB Worlds Downhill Title + PHOTOS

(Cairns, Australia) – Canada concluded the Mountain Bike World Championships in Cairns, Australia, on Sunday, with a world championship title for Miranda Miller of Squamish, BC, in the Elite women’s category.  It is the … READ MORE →

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2017 MTB Worlds Downhill Final Results – Canada’s Miller Wins GOLD

(Cairns, Australia) – Miranda Miller delivered a stunning GOLD medal for Canada in the Elite Women’s final as no one could touch her fabulous run. The reigning Canadian champ’s victory marks the first Elite … READ MORE →

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Rochester Cross Day 1 Full Results – Canada’s Rochette 2nd

(Rochester, N.Y.) – Maghalie Rochette (CLIF Pro Team) landed on the Elite Women’s podium on Day 1 of the Rochester Cross, the official opening of the USA Cycling Professional Cyclocross Calendar (Pro CX), at … READ MORE →