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2014 Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Championship Report, Full Results and PHOTOS

(Winnipeg, MB) – The 2014 Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Champions were held today at the “The Forks”, the historic site at the junction of the Red and Assiniboine rivers in Winnipeg, Manitoba. Large crowds converged … READ MORE →

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Garrigan Claims Elite Men’s Title at 2014 Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Championships – Full Results

(Winnipeg, MB) – Ontario’s Mike Garrigan (Van Dessel/POC/Shimano), now living in New York City, reclaimed the Elite Men’s CX national title over defending champ Geoff Kabush (BC) Scott-3Rox Racing in second with Michael Van … READ MORE →

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2014 Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Championships Results Junior/U23 Men, Elite Women

(Winnipeg, MB) – Oliver Evans (MB) Team Manitoba claimed the Junior Men’s title while Danick Vandale (MB) Team Manitoba took an exciting sprint finish victory in the U23 Men’s race and Catharine Pendrel (BC) … READ MORE →

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2014 Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Championships Results Masters + U17

(Winnipeg, MB) – Here are some brief results from the Masters and U17 men’s and women’s races held this morning in Winnipeg in stellar conditions at the 2014 Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Championships on this … READ MORE →

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2014 Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Championships Preview + Schedule and Photos

(Winnipeg, MB) – Winnipeg is enjoying great sunny weather and organizers has pulled out all of the stops to host the 2014 Shimano Canadian Cyclocross Championships, with a three-day cyclocross festival, at historic The … READ MORE →

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Team Ontario Announced for 2014 Canadian Junior and U17 Track Championships

– The Ontario Cycling Association is pleased to announce the 10 riders selected for the 2014 Canadian Track Championships to be held in Burnaby BC. After weeks of preparation, 34 Ontario Cadets/Juniors attended an … READ MORE →

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CCES First Quarter Report – Canadian Anti-Doping Program, Expanding International Relationships

(Ottawa, ON) – In its first quarter, the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport (CCES) focused on enhancing its international relationships to help increase the fight against doping in sport in Canada and … READ MORE →

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Crocodile Trophy Stage 6 Report, Results – Canada’s Wallace Takes 2nd Win

(Irvinebank, Australia) – Greg Saw holds onto the overall leader jersey, but today’s elite stage winner at Irvinebank Cory Wallace decreases the gap to 8:55 minutes. He claimed today’s win ahead of Ramses Bekkenk … READ MORE →

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8th Annual Pumpkin Cross 2014 Ready to Rock – Nov. 2

(Maple Ridge, BC) – With less than 2 weeks to go, preparations for Pumpkin Cross 2014 are well under way, and this year’s event promises to be the best yet.  With new events, new … READ MORE →

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Nic Hamilton and Denise Ramsden Join Trek Red Truck 2015 Team

(Vancouver, BC) – Trek Red Truck is proud to welcome Denise Ramsden and Nic Hamilton to their 2015 team roster. Ramsden comes to Trek Red Truck after many sessions on professional teams, the most recent … READ MORE →

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Crocodile Trophy Stage 5 Report, Results – Wallace 2nd

(Irvinebank, Australia) – The 2012 Crocodile Trophy Champion Ivan Rybarik from the Czech Republic today claimed his second stage win at this year’s event ahead of the Canadian Cory Wallace and Ramses Bekkenk (NED). … READ MORE →

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Tour de France 2015 Route Unveiled + Photos

– The 2015 Tour de France route was revealed this morning at the ‘Palais des Congrès’ in Paris in front of more than 4,000 spectators. It was designed with the intention of breaking away … READ MORE →

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Ontario Introduces New Legislation to Make Roads Safer

– Ontario is introducing legislation that, if passed, would help keep the province’s roads among the safest in North America by reducing collisions, injuries and fatalities.
If passed, the proposed legislation and supporting amendments to … READ MORE →

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Amgen Tour of California 2015 Announces Host Cities and Expands Women’s Racing to 4 Days

(Sacramento, CA) – The Amgen Tour of California, presented by AEG, announced it will make its grand return to Sacramento, the capital of California, to kick off the 10th anniversary of America’s largest cycling … READ MORE →

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Foundation for Athletic Excellence Awards $134,000 in Grants – Numainville and Rochette Receive Funding

(Montreal, QC) – The Foundation for Athletic Excellence Quebec (FAEQ) and Saputo have today announced the names of the 41 student-athletes who shared a total of $ 134,000 in scholarships. Twenty-one recipients were awarded … READ MORE →

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Crocodile Trophy Stage 4 Report, Results – Wallace Wins

(Atherton, Australia) – While the overall race lead remains with Atherton’s Greg Saw, today the Crocodile Trophy camp is celebrating its fourth elite stage winner with Cory Wallace. The Canadian National Marathon Champion finishes … READ MORE →

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Interview with Aaron Schooler after Firemen’s CX Win

(Niagara Falls, ON) – Check out this interview with Aaron Schooler (Focus CX Team), elite men’s winner of Sunday’s Fireman’s Cross Ontario Cup CX #3. The video features Schooler’s run-down of the race, including … READ MORE →

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Tickets Available Now for Ontario Cycling Celebration 2014 – Nov. 15

(Toronto, ON) – Mark the date on your calendar. The 2014 Cycling Celebration p/b CCN Bikes will take place Saturday November 15, 2014 from the Cardinal Golf Club in King City. Doors will open at 5:30pm … READ MORE →

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Firemen’s Park Cross O-Cup CX #3 PHOTOS

(Niagara Falls, ON) – Check out these photos from this past weekend’s Firemen’s Park Cross O-Cup CX #3 where the women’s field was led by Jamie Gilgen (Realdeal/Gears P/B Waspcam) and veteran crosser Aaron … READ MORE →

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Crocodile Trophy Stage 3 – Canada’s Wallace Still 4th Overall

(Atherton, Australia) – The Portuguese Olympian and Cross-Country (XCO) National Champion David Rosa wins today’s marathon stage at Atherton MTB Park, which many experienced Crocodile Trophy racers today described as one of the most … READ MORE →

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Maghalie Rochette – Rising Star to Contend at Canadian Cyclocross Nationals

– Last year American cyclocross fans probably wouldn’t have recognized her name. But this year Maghalie Rochette from Quebec has captured their attention with third place at Rapha Super Cross Gloucester and second at … READ MORE →

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UCI Cyclocross World Cup Valkenburg Report, Full Results – Compton, van der Haar Win

(Valkenburg, Netherlands) – The overall winners of the 2013-2014 UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup kicked off their new campaign in splendid style. Both Lars van der Haar (Giant – Shimano Development Team) and Katherine Compton … READ MORE →

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Canadian GG Proclaims 2015 the Year of Sport in Canada

(Ottawa, ON) – His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, today proclaimed 2015 the Year of Sport in Canada in a ceremony on Parliament Hill. The Honourable Bal Gosal, Minister … READ MORE →

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OCTTO-ber-Fest Year-End Warehouse Clearout Sale – Oct. 24-25

(Toronto, ON) – Octto Components is having its OCTTO-ber-Fest Year-End Warehouse Clearout Sale this Friday, October 24 and Saturday, October 25 at Unit 311, 176 John St., Toronto. Get great deals on new, overstock, … READ MORE →

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Crocodile Trophy Stage 2 Report, Results – Canada’s Wallace 4th

(Australia) – Today provided an emotional finish at Lake Tinaroo in Atherton for Stage two of the Crocodile Trophy – Greg Saw, a homesick Australian, originally from Atherton and now living in Norway, not … READ MORE →

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Firemen’s Park Cross O-Cup CX #3 Full Results

(Niagara Falls, ON) – Here are the morning results from the fourth annual, Firemen’s Park Cross presented by Team 905 Cycling, the third stop of the provincial O-Cup Cyclocross Race series held in Niagara … READ MORE →

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Scott-3 Rox Racing Team 2015 Launch and Fundraising Party – Oct. 28

(Toronto, ON) – Scott-3 Rox Racing would like to invite you to an evening with Canada’s premier mountain bike team in Toronto on Tuesday, October 28. Register now and join Geoff Kabush and the … READ MORE →

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Hardwood SingleTrack Challenge Results and Photos

(Barrie, ON) – Here are the full results and some photos from the Hardwood SingleTrack Challenge held today on 25km (1 loop) and 50km (2 loops) at Hardwood Ski and Bike, the official Mountain … READ MORE →

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Crocodile Trophy Stage 1 Report, Results – Canada’s Wallace 7th

(Cairns, AUS) – Today the first stage of the Crocodile Trophy UCI S1 stage race, 3okm, was held in Cairns’ Smithfield MTB Park. In one of the strongest fields of the event’s history, the … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunity – Crankworx Communication Manager at Whistler Blackcomb

(Whistler, BC) – Our Mission statement is the very essence of why we’re here – a compelling statement that defines our reason to be here each day: “To create memories as the best mountain … READ MORE →

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Pre-CX Nationals Interview with Geoff Kabush 5-time Canadian Champ

(Winnipeg, Manitoba)  – Geoff Kabush heads to Winnipeg for Canadian cyclocross nationals on October 25 after a September of atypical results and welcome recovery. He fell ill at mountain bike world championships in Norway … READ MORE →

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SAS-Mazda-Macogep-Specialized Announces 2015 Roster

– The SAS-Mazda-Macogep-Specialized women’s road team is pleased to announce our new 2015 roster and program that will be focused in Canada and the United States, and will probably include an exciting project in … READ MORE →

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Vitess Boutique Launched in Parntership with Cambridge Group of Clubs

(Toronto, ON) — The Vitess Boutique at Adelaide Club is open to both club members and the public at-large, and it includes a Vitess Fitting Area where Initial Consultations and delivery-day Fit & Learn … READ MORE →

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Pedal’s Great Bike Moment Contest Now OPEN – Over $3,000 in Prizes

(Toronto, ON) – Welcome to Pedal’s Great Bike Moment Contest launched because every ride is like an adventure! It’s awesome when one adventure leads to another which is what happened to Gary Erickson, the … READ MORE →

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Pacific Cycling Centre Accepting Applications for 2014 – 2015 Development Program

(Victoria, BC) – Pacific Cycling Centre is proud to announce that new applications are now being accepted for the 2014-2015 Development Program. The 2013 – 2014 program was a great success, resulting in PCC … READ MORE →

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Velofix Mobile Bike Repair Launches in Toronto

(Toronto, ON) - Velofix, the newest innovation in mobile pro bike repair that started in Vancouver in 2013, is excited to announce the opening of their first Ontario-based franchise in Toronto (North). Nick Di Cristofaro, … READ MORE →

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Bicycle Fall Blowout Sale this Weekend in Toronto – Oct. 18

(Toronto, ON) – We want to remind you that the annual Bicycle Fall Blowout Sale is taking place this Saturday, Oct. 18 at the Direct Energy Centre. Don’t miss this once-a-year, seven-hour sales blitz for for some … READ MORE →

Pedal’s Great Bike Moment Contest RULES

Contest Rules
• No purchase necessary. Restrictions apply.
• Must be Canadian resident to participate (excluding Quebec).
• Contest is open from October 16 until November 30, 2014.
• Winners to be announced the week of December 8, 2014.
• You can upload … READ MORE →

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Marin Sponsors New Canadian Road Team with Cycling Project 2015

(Gatineau, QC) – Frédérick Gates is pleased to announce the creation of a new national men’s road cycling team and a partnership with Marin Bikes California.
The founder and manager of the team, Frédérick Gates, is in … READ MORE →

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Colorado Springs Velodrome to Receive Dome Cover for Year-round Training for USAC Athletes

(Colorado Springs, Colorado) – USA Cycling and the United States Olympic Committee have teamed up to give track cyclists year-round, on-the-track training opportunities in Colorado Springs with the addition of a seasonal dome on … READ MORE →

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Veteran Director Ed Beamon Joins Team TIBCO for 2015

(Pescadero, California) - Following a successful 2014 season, Team TIBCO/To the Top is beginning to look ahead to 2015 and beyond with the addition of Ed Beamon as General Manager and Sports Director.
Beamon, a UCI-certified … READ MORE →

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Firemen’s Park Cross Oct. 19 – Crossers Set to Burn Up Niagara Falls Park

– Returning for a fourth year, Firemen’s Park Cross is back in Niagara Falls this Sunday, Oct. 19. Some exciting changes are in store for racers taking part in the third stop of the … READ MORE →

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Pacific Cycling Centre’s Master Winter Training Camp Scheduled Nov. 28 – 30

(Victoria, BC) – The Pacific Cycling Centre will host a Master winter training camp in preparation for the 2015 season from November 28 – 30, 2014. The camp will focus on endurance, strength, core … READ MORE →

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Alberta CX Provincial Championships + Pumphouse Cross Results

(Calgary, AB) – Chantell Widney (Pedalhead Road Works) and Michael van den Ham (Trek Red Truck p/b Mosaic Homes) captured the Elite CX provincial titles at the Alberta Provincial Cyclocross Championships – Drie Zussen … READ MORE →

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Louis Garneau Sports Recalls P-09 Aerodynamic Bicycle Helmet

– Louis Garneau Sports Inc. of St-Augustin-de-Desmaures, Québec, is voluntarily recalling approximately 283 units of the P-09 aerodynamic bicycle helmet. This helmet, certified according to CPSC standards in December 2013, was manufactured in early … READ MORE →

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Mattamy National Cycling Centre Track Rental Announcement – Attention Cycling Clubs

(Milton, ON) – The cycling track rental request form is now available online for cycling clubs to submit. The deadline for first submissions is Friday October 17.  The link to the form can be … READ MORE →

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Kona Kup BC Provincial Cyclocross Championship Full Results

(Naniamo, BC) – Craig Richey (Trek Red Truck Racing p/b Mosaic Homes) and Mical Dyck (Stan’s NoTubes) topped the Elite men’s and women’s fields at the 2014 Kona Kup BC Provincial Cyclocross Championships on … READ MORE →

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OCA Cadet and Junior Track Nationals Trials – Oct. 18

(London, ON) – The Forest City Velodrome is pleased to announce the details for the upcoming OCA Cadet and Junior Track Nationals Trials on Oct. 18 for the following distances – 500m (3.6 Laps); … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Rochette 2nd on Day 2 at Ellison Park Cyclocross Results, Photos – Garrigan 9th UPDATED

(Rochester, NY) – Canada’s Maghalie Rochette (Luna Pro Team) took the silver on Sunday, Day 2 of the Ellison Park Cyclocross, as Caroline Mani (Fra) Raleigh/Clement made it 2-for-2 with US powerhouse, Meredith Miller (Noose … READ MORE →

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Paris-Tours Full Results – Wallays Wins, Houle 23rd and Finishes Season

(Tours, France) – Jelle Wallays (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen-Baloise topped the field at the 237km Paris-Tours besting Thomas Voeckler (Fra) Team Europcar in the final sprint to the line for a career-best victory on Sunday. … READ MORE →