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BMX Canadian Championships Day 1 Time Trial Results

(Calgary, AB) – Here the results from the Time Trial on Day 1 at the 2016 Canadian BMX Championships being held in Calgary, Alberta where the track has been revamped since hosting the 2015 … READ MORE →

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Antoine Duchesne Leads Team Canada at Tour of Alberta

– Cycling Canada is pleased to announce the roster of Team Canada for the Tour of Alberta presented by ATB Financial, which will take place September 1-5, 2016.  The Tour of Alberta is Canada’s … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunity – OCA Seeks Track Cycling Coaches

(Milton, ON) – The Ontario Cycling Association is seeking interested track cycling coaches to assist with running their high performance track camps for the 2016-17 season. The purpose of these camps is to provide … READ MORE →

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2016 Subaru Centurion Canada – Calling all Clubs and Teams + WIN Trips to Italy

(The Blue Mountains, ON) – We have exciting changes and upgrades in 2016 Subaru Centurion. We are celebrating our 7th year and kicking it up a notch. We are hosting a post race celebration … READ MORE →

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Brompton Urban Challenge is BACK in Toronto – Aug. 27

(Toronto, ON) – The Brompton Urban Challenge Toronto is BACK! Brompton is bringing its celebrated Urban Challenge event to Toronto once more on Saturday, August 27, 2016, in conjunction with Curbside Cycle and Brompton … READ MORE →

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Smith and L’Esperance Win Canada MTB Cup XCO Overall Series Crowns

(Whistler, BC) – Canada’s national domestic mountain bike series, the Canada Cup, concluded on August 19-20 in Whistler, BC. Both the Cross-country (XCO) and Downhill series had their final rounds in Whistler, during the … READ MORE →

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Canada Cup Downhill Series Wraps Up in Whistler – Follas and Langevin Take Titles

(Whistler, BC) – Canada’s national domestic mountain bike series, the Canada Cup, concluded on August 19-20 in Whistler, BC. Both the Cross-country (XCO) and Downhill (DHI) series had their final rounds in Whistler, during … READ MORE →

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Team Canada Roster Announced for the Quebec City and Montreal Grands Prix Cyclistes

(Ottawa, ON) – The seventh edition of the Grands Prix Cyclistes de Québec et Montréal (GPCQM) will build on the tradition of road cycling in North America, welcoming the world’s elite racers to the … READ MORE →

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Vuelta a España Stages 3, 4 and 5 Full Results + Photos

(Lugo, Spain) – Gianni Meersman (Bel) Etixx-Quick-Step grabbed another win taking Stage 5 from Viveiro to Lugo, 171.3km while Lilian Calmejane (Fra) Direct Energie was the victor on Stage 4 from Betanzos to San … READ MORE →

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Trophée d’Or Féminin Stage 5 Results and Final GC – Jackson 8th and Albrecht 13th Overall

(Levet, France) – Canada’s Alison Jackson (BePink) placed 5th on the final Stage 5 to end up 8th overall while her BePink teammate and fellow Canuck, Lex Albrecht, ended up 13th on the final … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Jamieson 6th and Points Classification Winner at Grand Prix des Marbriers – Walsh 19th

(Bellignies, FRA) – Team RaceClean Canada’s Adam Jamieson finished 6th in a bunch sprint to the line at the 160km UCI 1.2 Grand Prix des Marbriers, celebrating 55 years, as Emiel Planckaert (Bel) Lotto … READ MORE →

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11th Annual Greg’s Ride – Ontario’s Ride for Safer Cycling Sept. 25

(Milton, ON) – Greg’s Ride is a celebration of cycling and a fundraiser for Share the Road’s Advocacy efforts. 100% of the proceeds from this ride go towards advocacy efforts to build a province … READ MORE →

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Tour of Alberta Ride the Road Tour is Aug. 28

(Calgary, AB) – August 28th marks the date for the Tour of Alberta Ride the Road tour -the longest mass participation cycling event west of Montreal. Calgary families are challenged to swap their sofa … READ MORE →

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Team Ontario Announced for 2016 BMX Nationals

(Toronto, ON) – The Ontario Cycling Association (OCA) is proud to announce the six (6) cyclists who have been selected to attend the 2016 Canadian BMX Championships, Aug 26-28, 2016, with Team Ontario.
Athletes
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Emily MacPherson … READ MORE →

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Canadian Paralympic Committee Statement on CAS Dismissal of Russian Team’s Rio 2016 Appeal

(Ottawa, ON) – Today the Court of Arbitration for Sport announced it has dismissed an appeal by the Russian Paralympic Committee against its suspension by the International Paralympic Committee.
The suspension means that Russian athletes … READ MORE →

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Silber Pro Cycling Signs Nick Zukowsky

– Silber Pro Cycling is pleased to announce the signing of Junior phenom Nick Zukowsky for the 2017 season. In 2016, his first year of road racing, Zukowsky’s notable results include an impressive 3rd during … READ MORE →

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Trophée d’Or Féminin Stage 4 Results – Jackson 8th Overall

(Levet, France) – Canada’s Alison Jackson (BePink) sits 8th overall after finishing 14th on the 96.5km Stage 4 in Levet won by Marta Bastianelli (Ita) Alé Cipollini. Fellow Canuck and teammate Lex Albrecht finished … READ MORE →

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Scott Ontario MTB Cup #6 Presented by Plastiglas Wraps up in Elliot Lake + Full Results

(Elliot Lake, ON) – The scourge of the 2016 Ontario Cup season continued this past weekend in Elliot Lake, with a bad weather forecast coming to fruition. The driest summer on record would not … READ MORE →

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Interview with Cycling Canada’s Jacques Landry on Rio 2016 Olympic Games

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Team Canada concluded the Rio Games with two bronze medals in cycling, and 22 medals total, to finish 10th overall in the final medal standings for one of the … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Alison Jackson Wins Stage 3 at Trophée d’Or Féminin – Lex Albrecht in QOM Jersey

(Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire, France) – Canada’s Alison Jackson, guest riding for BePink, won the 95.6km Stage 3 at the Trophée d’Or Féminin in Cosne-Cours-sur-Loire today while fellow Canuck Lex Albrecht (BePink) was 14th and is currently … READ MORE →

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Ontario Criterium Championships 2016 – MORE PHOTOS

(Markham Ontario) – Here’s a selection of photos from the 2016 Ontario Criterium Championships presented by RaceTiming.ca and Morning Glory Cycling Club held on Sunday, Aug. 21 in Markham, Ontario at Honda Canada – for full … READ MORE →

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Crescent Vargarda Women’s World Tour Full Results – Kirchmann 22nd

(Vargarda, Sweden) – Canada’s Leah Kirchmann (Team Liv-Plantur) finished 22nd while Karol-Ann Canuel (Can) Boels Dolmans Cycling Team was 44th at the 141km Crescent Vargarda Women’s WorldTour Race held in Sweden on Sunday, Aug. 21. Emilia … READ MORE →

Guillaume Boivin [P] Cor Vos
Guillaume Boivin Injured Again – Will Miss Tour of Alberta

(Montreal, QC) – Former Canadian road champ, Guillaume Boivin (Cycling Academy), recently injured his knee and consequently will miss the 2016 Tour of Alberta according to his Facebook posts. Boivin does, however, hope to … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Elliott Wins Ronde van Oost-Vlaanderen Final Stage + Overall GC – Walsh 5th

(Netherlands) – Team RaceClean Canada’s William Elliott captured an awesome victory winning the final 152.6km Stage 5 in Maarkedal on Sunday at Ronde van Oost-Vlaanderen to claim the overall GC as well along with … READ MORE →

Leandre Bouchard [P] Michal Cerveny
Canada’s Bouchard 27th as Schurter Finally Claims Olympic Gold in Men’s MTB XCO Race at Rio

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Léandre Bouchard was the top Canadian in 27th in the men’s MTB XCO race, 34.5km on Sunday but the day belonged to Nino Schurter of Switzerland who finally claimed … READ MORE →

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Ontario Criterium Championships Full Results

(Markham Ontario) – Here are the full results for the Ontario Criterium Championships presented by RaceTiming.ca and Morning Glory Cycling Club held on Sunday, Aug. 21 in Markham Ontario. Sarah Anne Rasmussen (Sas – … READ MORE →

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Canadian Open DH Full Results – Verbeeck 3rd, McDowall 8th, Iles Wins Junior Men’s Race

(Whistler, BC) – Canada’s Vaea Verbeeck (Rocky Mountain) landed on the Elite Women’s podium in 3rd at the Canadian Open DH presented by iXS while reigning national men’s DH champ, Kirk McDowall (Dunbar Cycles), finished … READ MORE →

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Vuelta a España Stage 2 Full Results – Meersman Wins

(Baiona, Spain) – Gianni Meersman (Bel) Etixx – Quick-Step took the bunch sprint win on Stage 2 from Ourense to Baiona, 160.8km, over Michael Schwarzmann (Ger) Bora-Argon 18 in second with Magnus Cort Nielsen … READ MORE →

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Rio 2016 Olympic Games Men’s MTB XCO Results – Schurter Wins, Bouchard 27th + Photos

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Nino Schurter (Switzerand) claimed Olympic gold in the 34.52km Men’s XCO race in Rio today soloing to victory for the one MTB prize he was missing. Defending champ Jaroslav … READ MORE →

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Rio 2016 Olympic Games Men’s MTB XCO Start List, Course Maps w/Canada’s Gagne and Bouchard

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – The Men’s MTB XCO race gets soon underway at 11:3oam EST (8:30am PST) as Canada’s Raphael Gagne and Leandre Bouchard will battle the world’s best for Olympic glory. The … READ MORE →

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Vuelta a España Stage 1 Full Results + PHOTOS – Tuft and Anderson on Board

(Castrelo de Miño, Spain) – Team Sky took the 27.8km TTT on Stage 1 as the 2016 Vuelta a Espana got underway on Saturday. Movistar was second and Orica-BikeExchange was 3rd putting Canada’s Svein … READ MORE →

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Pendrel Wins Olympic Brilliant Bronze in Women’s MTB XCO at Rio with Batty 4th + PHOTOS

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Canada’s Catharine Pendrel delivered an inspirational and dramatic comeback to capture the Olympic medal she was after as she crossed the finish line in third to take home the … READ MORE →

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Rio Paralympics Downsized due to Major Financial Crisis

(Bonn, Germany) – The International Paralympic Committee today announced major cutbacks to the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games. Apart from difficulties bringing all competitors to Rio, the Paralympics workforce will be cut, so will transport, … READ MORE →

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Rio 2016 Olympic Games Women’s MTB XCO Full Results, Photos – Pendrel Wins BRONZE, Batty 4th

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Canada’s Catharine Pendrel battled back from an early crash to claim bronze in the Women’s MTB XCO race with teammate Emily Batty just behind in 4th. Jenny Rissveds (Sweden) won … READ MORE →

Karol-Anne Canuel [P] Cor Vos
Canuel and Numainville on the Podium at Crescent Vargarda Women’s WorldTour TTT

(Sweden) – Karol-Ann Canuel (Can) and her Boels Dolmans Cycling Team won the 42.5km Crescent Vargarda Women’s WorldTour TTT in Sweden on Friday over Cervelo Bigla Pro with fellow Canuck Joèlle Numainville. Also racing … READ MORE →

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Start List, Course Maps Women’s MTB XCO @ Rio 2016 Olympic Games

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – The Women’s MTB XCO race is soon underway as Canada’s Catharine Pendrel and Emily Batty will battle for the medals. The race consists of a Start loop 570m + … READ MORE →

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Canada MTB Cup XCO #6 Whistler Junior/Elite Full Results

(Whistler, BC) – Here are the results from the Canada MTB Cup XCO #6 in Whistler at Crankworx where Haley Smith (ON) Norco Factory Team and Stephen Ettinger (WA) RideBiker Alliance p/b Focus Bikes … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Ryan Aitcheson Set to Make Criterium History on Aug. 20

– On Saturday Aug. 20, Canada’s Ryan Aitcheson (Astellas Pro Cycling), 24, from Kitchener, Ont., will take the start line in West Chester, Pennsylvania at the Iron Hill Twilight Criterium, the final top of … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Nyhaug 5th @ Rio 2016 Olympic Games BMX Men’s Final

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Canada’s Tory Nyhaug advanced through the Semi Finals with superb riding to make the men’s gold medal final where he ended up 5th as Connor Fields (USA) took the … READ MORE →

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Specialized Enduro 2017 Launch Report and PHOTOS

(Pender Harbour, B.C.) – Pedal was stoked to attend the recent 2017 Specialized Enduro MTB launch and experience this impressive bike on B.C. trails knowing expectations were high. Last year’s version was one of … READ MORE →

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Nyhaug Through to BMX Semifinals with Strong Performance

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Canada’s Tory Nyhaug qualified for the final day of BMX competition in Rio with an extremely strong performance in the quarterfinals on Thursday.  Nyhaug, who was seeded 18th after … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Miller and Colombia’s Guitiérrez Wins Garbanzo DH @ Crankworx – Buchar 3rd

(Whistler, BC) – There is no question Marcelo Guitiérrez is the man of the moment at Crankworx Whistler where he pulled in a record fourth win in the Garbanzo DH Tuesday, even after snapping … READ MORE →

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Ellen Watters Receives Special Bursary Award for Euro Campaign

– The National Capital Region Cycling Bursary has awarded adopted Ottawa-area cyclist Ellen Watters $1,000 to help support her first-ever trip to race in Europe with the Canadian National Team. Watters was selected to … READ MORE →

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TWENTY16 Partners with Parcours Institute

After a successful first offering and athletes making strong appearances in early season races like the Redlands Cycling Classic, Parcours Institute has started to garner some attention.
As a result Parcours is thrilled to announce … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Nyhaug 18th in BMX Time Trial in Rio

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Tory Nyhaug, Canada’s lone entrant in the Olympic BMX competition, finished 18th among 32 competitors on today, the opening day of the BMX competition.  The time trial will … READ MORE →

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IKEA Starts Selling Bicycles

(Delft, Netherlands) – IKEA, the world’s largest furniture retailer, has added bicycles to the list of products it sells. The company, founded in Sweden, but now based in the the Netherlands, is doing a … READ MORE →

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OCA Inaugural Track Sprint Program for 2016-17

– The OCA is excited to announce the launch of its inaugural track sprint program for 2016-17. This pilot program will provide specific training to Ontario athletes committed to track sprint, involving both on-track … READ MORE →

2016 Provincial Criterium Championships Aug. 21 – Registration Open Until 12 Midnight on Aug. 18

(Markham, Ontario) – The Morning Glory Cycling Club and Racetiming.ca are pleased to be hosting the 2016 Provincial Criterium Championships on Sunday August 21st, 2016. Racers of all ages and abilities will be challenged … READ MORE →

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Beveridge Overcomes Injuries from Crash to Finish 11th in Women’s Omnium at Rio

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Allison Beveridge overcame her injuries from a crash to finish 11th in the Women’s Omnium on the final day of track competition at the Rio Games on Tuesday.  Beveridge … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Hugo Barrette Eliminated in Keirin at Rio Track on Day 6

(Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) – Hugo Barrette, Canada’s entrant in the Men’s Keirin at the Rio Games, was eliminated after the first round of competition on Tuesday, finishing 13th overall.
Barrette faced a tough draw … READ MORE →