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Belgium’s Vanthourenhout Claims U23 Men’s Title at 2015 CX Worlds Full Results – Canada’s Danick Vandale 46th

(Tabor, CZE) – Belgium went 1-2 as Michael Vanthourenhout took control of the 18.82km U23 Men’s 6-lap race in sunny conditions and soloed into victory followed by his teammate Laurens Sweeck at 10s with Stan Godrie … READ MORE →

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Canada’s Mical Dyck Stellar 12th as Prevot Takes Elite Women’s CX Worlds Gold – Report, Results, Photos + Interview w/Dyck

(Tabor, CZE) – Canada’s Mical Dyck claimed a stellar 12th in the exciting 15.7km Elite Women’s 5-lap race as Pauline Ferrand Prevot (France) triumphed at the line bestin overall World Cup winner, Sanne Cant (Belgium), … READ MORE →

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Denmark’s Andreassen Wins Junior CX Worlds Report, Full Results, Photos – Boersma Top Canuck in 42nd

(Tabor, CZE) – Simon Andreassen (Denmark), the reigning MTB Worlds junior champ, claimed another world title in style as he soloed in for the victory in the Junior Men’s CX Worlds 5-lap, 15.7km competition. … READ MORE →

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Peter Disera Signs With M1 Pro Cycling

(Vancouver, BC) – M1 Pro Cycling is excited to announce that Peter Disera will join the H&R Block Pro Cycling Team for the 2015 road season. Disera, an accomplished Canadian U23 mountain bike rider, … READ MORE →

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Jack Burke Finally Cleared of 2013 Doping Charge from Tour de l’Abitibi

– Jack Burke (NCCH), a 19-year-old road cyclist from Ontario, has now twice been cleared of a doping charge according to court documents received by the cyclist’s father. The first acquittal was before the … READ MORE →

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Montreal to Host Canada’s First-ever UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup on Sept. 19

(Montreal, QC) – It’s now official: On Saturday, September 19, 2015, Montréal will host the first-ever UCI Cyclo-cross World Cup on Canadian soil, right after Las Vegas opens the 2015-2016 season. For the first … READ MORE →

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Challenge Ciclista Mallorca – Days 1, 2 – Canada’s Rollin in the Mix

– Here are the results from the first two days of the the Challenge Ciclista Mallorca. Many notable pro road racers are kicking off their 2015 season during these four days of racing in … READ MORE →

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Cyclist and Speed Skater Vincent De Haitre is Male Athlete of the Year at Ottawa Sports Awards

(Ottawa, ON) – Ottawa’s Vincent De Haitre, who is known in the cycling world as a top track cyclist having represented Canada at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, is also an elite speed skater, … READ MORE →

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PCC Head Coach Attends UCI Experts Seminar at the World Cycling Centre

(Victoria, BC) – Pacific Cycling Centre’s Head Coach Houshang Amiri recently attended a seminar for High Performance coaches and experts at the World Cycling Centre (WCC) in Aigle, Switzerland, the seat of the Union … READ MORE →

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Mountain Bikes Needed for iRide School Programs on Vancouver Island

(Vancouver, BC) – With our free iRide Schools program, Cycling BC aims to provide opportunities for young people to be active and to take-up cycling for life. After all, our youngest riders are our future! … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunity – D’Ornellas FT and PT Sales and Service

– Do you have a passion for cycling? Do you have bike mechanic skills? Do you have customer service skills? If you answered YES to any of those questions we would love to have … READ MORE →

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Bikes for Cuba – Marinoni Connection and Bike Donations Needed

– Ontario-based Bikes for Cuba, a small personally run humanitarian aid project geared to provide good donated road racing and mountain bicycles for school cycling teams in Cuba, has received support from famed Canadian frame builder … READ MORE →

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Sport BC Finalists for Athlete of the Year Awards – Coles-Lyster, Nyhaug, Brown, Glaesser, Roorda, Tougas Nominated

– Sport BC, on behalf of the BC Sport community, proudly announced the outstanding amateur athletes, coaches, and officials, named as finalists for 13 of the 18 award categories to be presented at the … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunity – DEVO MTB Head Coach

(Vancouver, BC) – Escape Velocity’s DEVO youth and junior program is looking for a mountain bike program head coach for its mountain bike program. The right individual must have a passion for coaching youth … READ MORE →

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Glotman Simpson Racing Team Announces 2015 Roster

(Vancouver, BC) – It is with great enthusiasm that Vancouver’s largest road cycling club, Glotman•Simpson Cycling, announces its generous sponsors, race team roster, and program for 2015. Title sponsor, Glotman•Simpson Group of Companies – … READ MORE →

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Hardwood Celebrates 20th Year of Hosting National MTB Races in 2015

(Barrie, ON) – The Summer of 2015 will be a special season for Hardwood Ski and Bike (aka Hardwood Hills) and Pulse Racing, as they celebrate the 20th Anniversary of hosting National mountain bike … READ MORE →

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Optum Pro Cycling Men’s Training Camp Commences in California – Canucks in the Mix

(Oxnard, CA) – The Optum Pro Cycling presented by Kelly Benefit Strategies men’s team touches down in Oxnard, CA this week to begin a 12-day block of training in sunny southern California. It will … READ MORE →

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Team Airgas-Safeway Signs Chris Horner and Canada’s Emmanuel Gagne for 2015 + Knight Composites on Board

– Canada’s Emmanuel Gagne is on the 2015 roster of the UCI-registered California-based Airgas-Safeway Cycling Team led by Chris Horner, winner of the 2013 Vuleta a Espana. “I am very excited to be joining … READ MORE →

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Ride the 2015 Richmond Road Worlds Course with Conquer the Cobbles – Sept. 25

(Richmond, VA) – As the top cyclists in the world compete at the 2015 UCI Road World Championships, Virginians and visitors from all over the globe will get their chance to tackle the same … READ MORE →

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Tour de San Luis Stages 1-7 Results – Diaz Dominates, Canada’s Houle Third in TT and 61st Overall

(San Luis, Argentina) – Here are the results from the recent Tour de San Luis stage race in Argentina, won by local rider Daniel Diaz (Arg) Funvic-Sao Jose dos Campos, who won two stages. … READ MORE →

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OCA Announces 2015 Preliminary Events Calendar

(Toronto, ON) – The Ontario Cycling’s Events Committee along with our organizers are pleased to announce the 2015 Event Calendar! 2015 is shaping up to be the most exciting year for the sport of Cycling with … READ MORE →

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UCI Cyclocross World Cup Hoogerheide Full Results and Photos – Junior, U23 Men, Elite Women & Men

(Hoogerheide, Belgium) – Team Canada is at the final round of the UCI Cyclocross World Cup in Hoogerheide, Belgium in preparation for the upcoming 2015 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships in Tabor, CZE, on Jan. 31 … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunity – Saskatchewan Cycling Association (SCA) Provincial Head Coach

– The SCA is searching for a Provincial Cycling Head Coach, who possesses vision and energy to lead the Provincial High Performance Program. The Provincial Coach is a key leadership position within the Saskatchewan … READ MORE →

Whistler Cyclocross Race [P] Clint Trahan
Local Ride Racing Ramps up for 2015 – Maggie Coles-Lyster on Board and Sponsors Welcome

(Maple Ridge, BC) – Local Ride Racing is entering 2015 bringing with it 11 years of cycling excellence in team / athlete management, coaching, race support and event organizing.  The new season will see … READ MORE →

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Team Canada Announced for the 2015 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships

(Tabor, CZE) – Ten athletes will represent Canada at the 2015 UCI Cyclo-Cross World Championships in Tabor, CZE, on Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, 2015. Canadian athletes will compete in the Junior Men, U23 … READ MORE →

Amgen Tour of California 2015 Announces 18 Men’s Teams

– A fitting tribute for the tenth annual Amgen Tour of California, America’s largest and most prestigious professional cycling race will feature an unprecedented lineup of the world’s top cycling teams for 2015. Race … READ MORE →

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Santos Tour Down Under Stage 4 Report, Results, Photos – Von Hoff Steals Sprint Glory, Hesjedal 45th

(Australia) – Von Hoff crossed the line at the end of the 144.5 kilometre stage from the beachside suburb of Glenelg in a time of 3:24:28 holding off South African Daryl Impey (Orica-GreenEDGE) with … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunity – Cycling Coach, Canadian Sport Institute Calgary

(Calgary, AB) – The CSI is currently seeking a Cycling coach to provide a world-class training and competition environment for performance cycling athletes in the disciplines of road, track, mountain, cross and para-cycling.
The Canadian … READ MORE →

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Toronto Bicycle Show 2015 Adds E-Bike Course, Mini-Velodrome 2K Virtual Challenge – Mar. 6-8

(Toronto, ON) – The Toronto International Bicycle Show, which claims to be the largest bicycle consumer show worldwide, has added three new exclusive events to its already popular line-up of activities for its upcoming … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunity – Lead Mechanic, Velofix Toronto

– Velofix is a mobile bike proshop and we are opening a new franchise in the Toronto area. Featured on Dragon’s Den, they struck a deal with one of the Dragons to expand their … READ MORE →

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Santos Tour Down Under Stages 1, 2, 3 – Aussies in Control, Hesjedal 42nd

(Australia) – The first leg of the 2015 UCI WorldTour series got underway this week with the popular six-stage Santos Tour Down Under in Australia. After three stages, four Australians are ranked in the … READ MORE →

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Cycling Canada Announces Bear Mountain Resort as Official HP Training Centre of Canada’s National MTB Team

(Victoria, BC) – ECOASIS and Cycling Canada are proud to announce their partnership that will designate Bear Mountain as the Official High Performance Training Centre of the Canadian National Mountain Bike Team.
The Partnership will … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunities – Toronto 2015, Alberta Bicycle Association, Canadian Sport Institute Pacific

– Here are the latest job opportunities in the Canaddian sport sector, including positions with the Organizing Committee for the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Parapan Am Games, the Alberta Bicycle Association, and Canadian Sport … READ MORE →

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Cycling BC Changes 2015 AGM Date

(Vancouver, BC) – Cycling BC’s Board of Directors will be moving the date of our Annual General Meeting from October to the end of May or beginning of June in 2015, as agreed upon … READ MORE →

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Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant 2015 Registration is Officially OPEN – Save by Mar. 1

(Mont-Tremblant,QC) – The organising committee of the Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant announces that registration for the third edition of the event is now officially open. You’re invited to participate next May 30 in the season’s … READ MORE →

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Steve Bauer and Jaye Milley Show Rick Mercer the Ropes at the Milton Velodrome

(Milton, ON) – On Jan. 19, Canadian comedy icon Rick Mercer got schooled by Canada’s cycling legend Steve Bauer and Paralympian Jaye Milley on the new Mattamy Cycling Centre velodrome in Milton, ON, while … READ MORE →

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Pacific Cycling Centre’s Third Off-Season Training Camp Scheduled – Feb. 19-22

(Victoria, BC) – The Pacific Cycling Centre will host its third off season winter training camp in preparation for next season, from February 19 – 22, 2015. The camp will focus on endurance, strength, … READ MORE →

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2015 Strade Bianche Details Announced – Women’s Race Introduced

(Siena, Italy) – The Strade Bianche, organised by RCS Sport/La Gazzetta dello Sport, will  become a triple event for 2015 with three races taking place across weekend; and the spectacular course  running between a … READ MORE →

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BMW Named as Title Sponsor for New UCI Women’s Team – 3 Canadians on Board

(Winston-Salem, North Carolina) – After the announcement of a new UCI women’s cycling team in the works, Premier Sports Group can now reveal the major sponsors, team roster and program for the 2015 team.
BMW … READ MORE →

Martin and Gervais Rioux [P] Argon 18
Interview with Gervais Rioux on Debut at 2015 TdF with Bora-Argon 18 Squad

(Montreal, QC) – Gervais Rioux, the president and founder of Montreal-based Argon 18 bikes, is excited that the Bora-Argon 18 team will ride his company’s bikes at the 2015 Tour de France (TdF). The … READ MORE →

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Hamilton’s Bike Share Rolls Out First 200 Bikes – Full Launch in March

(Hamilton, ON) – The first 200 bikes for a bike share program were rolled out this week in Hamilton, Ontario reports CBC. The $1.6-million 750-bike project was approved in December 2013 with New York-based … READ MORE →

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Giro Organizer RCS Sport Announces Team Selections for its 2015 WorldTour Events

(Milan, Italy) – RCS Sport has today formalised the wild cards choices for its four UCI  WorldTour races: Giro d’Italia, Tirreno-Adriatico, Milan-San Remo and Il Lombardia. These are in addition to  the 17 eligible … READ MORE →

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UCI Track World Cup #3 Colombia – Day 3 Results

(Cali, Colombia) – Here are some results from Day 3 at the final UCI Track World Cup this season being held in Cali, Colombia from Jan. 16-18. Canada’s Hugo Barrette is racing in the … READ MORE →

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Test of Metal 20th Anniversary Edition SOLD OUT – 4-Pack Still Available

The Test of Metal is now sold out for single-race registration; however, there are still a limited number of 4-Packs available which includes entry to the Test of Metal, the Orecrusher, the Gearjammer and … READ MORE →

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UCI Track World Cup #3 Colombia – Day 2 Results + Photos

(Cali, Colombia) – Here are some results and photos from Day 2 at the UCI Track World Cup Series in Cali, Colombia. Monique Sullivan is racing in the Women’s Sprint and Hugo Barrette takes … READ MORE →

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Tom Jehlicka Memorial Criterium May be Cancelled in 2015 – Sponsors and Volunteers Welcome

(Cobourg, ON) – We received the following note from Greg Cushing at the Tom Jehlicka Memorial Criterium which may be cancelled for 2015. Staged by the Cobourg Cycling Club, the current event has been … READ MORE →

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Tour Femenino de San Luis Stages 5, 6 and Final GC – Albrecht 14th

(Argentina) – The Tour Femenino de San Luis UCI women’s stage race wrapped up on Jan. 16 with Lex Albrecht (Can) Xirayas finishing 14th overall and Anika Todd (Can) TIBCO in 61st. Janildes Fernandes … READ MORE →

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UCI Track World Cup #3 Colombia – Day 1 Results + PHOTOS

(Cali, Colombia) – Here are some results from Day 1 at the final round of the UCI Track World Cup Series in Cali, Colombia. Kicking things off this weekend are the Team Pursuit and Team … READ MORE →

Milton Donor Event [P] Bob McDonald
Town of Milton Hosts Celebration for Mattamy National Cycling Centre Donors and Sponsors

(Milton, ON) – When a small group of cycling enthusiasts first proposed the idea of a velodrome in Milton, their aspirations seemed nearly unachievable. Fast-forward three years and two major events, and the world-class … READ MORE →

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Duchesne and Houle No Longer Eligible for Carding Funds

(Ottawa, ON) – Two Canadians, who ride for top French-based road teams, have been declared ineligible for “carding funds” by the Cycling Canada, reports RDI.
Antoine Duchesne (Europcar) and Hugo Houle (Ag2r La Mondiale) will … READ MORE →