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Tour de la Manche Stages 2, 3 Results – Canada’s Cowan 5th Overall

(Marigny, FRA) – Alexander Cowan (Team RaceClean Canada) is 5th overall following today’s double stage day at the Tour de la Manche in France. Cowan placed 5th in the 9.3km ITT on Stage 2 … READ MORE →

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Cycling Canada Announces Team Canada for GP Gatineau and Chrono Gatineau

(Ottawa, ON) – Cycling Canada is pleased to announce the team that will represent Canada at the Grand Prix Cycliste Gatineau women’s races on June 2nd and 3rd.  A team of five women will … READ MORE →

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Giro d’Italia Stage 19 Results – Nibali Wins, Chaves Now in PINK

(Risoul, ITA) – Former Giro, Vuelta and TdF winner, Vincenzo Nibali (Ita) Astana Pro Team, took charge on Stage 19 from Pinerolo to Risoul, 162km, with a decisive victory by 51s to move into … READ MORE →

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UCI Announces MTB Athlete Quotas for Rio 2016 Olympic Games – Canada Earns 2 Spots Each for Men and Women

– Team Canada has earned two MTB spots each for men and women at Rio 2016 – see official release that follows. The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is pleased to announce today the list … READ MORE →

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Tour de la Manche Stage 1 Results – Canada’s Cowan 14th

(Bricquebec, FRA) – Team RaceClean Canada’s Alexander Cowan claimed 14th on the 166km Stage 1 from Saint-Jean-de-Daye to Bricquebec at the Tour de la Manche which runs from May 26-29 in France. Jeremy Cabot … READ MORE →

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Outdoor Gear Canada (OGC) Now Distributing Marzocchi in Canada

(Montreal, QC) – Fox Factory Holding Corporation and Outdoor Gear Canada (OGC) have reached a multi-year distribution agreement making OGC Marzocchi’s exclusive distributor for Canada. Fox acquired the assets of Marzocchi’s mountain bike product … READ MORE →

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Job Opportunity – Marketing & Communications Coordinator @ Live to Play Sports

(Port Coquitlam, BC) – Our Marketing Division has an immediate opening for a full-time Marketing & Communications Coordinator. Reporting to the Marketing and Communications Supervisor, your role is a balance of copy writing and … READ MORE →

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Canadian MTB Champ Raphael Gagne Joins Prestigious Roster of Pedal Columnists

– Pedal is pleased to announce and welcome reigning Canadian MTB XCO and Pan Am Games champ, Raphael Gagne (QC) Cannondale 360Fly P/B Sugoi to our all-star line up of writers. Gagne, who had … READ MORE →

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Giro d’Italia Stage 18 Full Results, Photos – Trentin Wins

(Pinerolo, ITA) – Matteo Trentin (Ita) added another victory for Etixx-Quick-Step on Stage 18 from Muggiò to Pinerolo, 244km, besting Moreno Moser (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling in second and his own teammate Gianluca Brambilla … READ MORE →

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SingleTrack Challenge @ Hardwood Ski and Bike – Registration Deadline is May 27

(Barrie, ON) – A reminder that the registration deadline for the SingleTrack Challenge is Friday, May 27 at 5:00 pm. There is no day-of entry. The SingleTrack Challenge will take place Saturday May 28 … READ MORE →

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Looking for Something Different? Try a Segway Tour @ Hardwood Ski and Bike

(Barrie, ON) – New to Hardwood Ski and Bike this year. Go Tours Canada is setting up shop on Friday, May 27th and Friday, June 3rd, offering pop-up Segway tours at Hardwood Ski and Bike. … READ MORE →

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Giro d’Italia Stages 16, 17 Full Results, Photos – Valverde and Kluge Take Victories – Kruijswijk Still in Pink

(Cassano d’Adda, ITA) – Alejandro Valverde (Esp) Movistar Team grabbed the win on yesterday’s 132km Stage 16 from Bressanone to Andalo while Roger Kluge (Ger) IAM Cycling took today’s Stage 17 from Molveno to … READ MORE →

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New Yorker Rides Across USA on Bixi Style Bike – Citi Bike Hits Him with $1,200 Late Fee

(Santa Monica, CA) – Jeffrey Tenenhaus, formerly of New York City, rode a Citi Bike Motivate bike (formerly Bixi) across the USA last year reports la Presse. He unlocked the bike at an anchor … READ MORE →

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Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant on May 28 Rides Towards Attendance Record – Last Chance to Register

(Mont-Tremblant, QC) – Thousands of cyclists will be in Mont-Tremblant this coming weekend for the fourth edition of the Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant. The organizing committee is putting the finishing touches on the four courses, … READ MORE →

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Canada Cup XC DH Leaders Jerseys Awarded at Mont-Tremblant – Report and Photos

(Ottawa, ON) – Nearly two months after the opening round of the Canada Cup, at Bear Mountain, Victoria, BC, the national domestic off-road series resumed in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, for Round 2 of the Cross-country … READ MORE →

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Interview with Hugo Langevin @ Mont-Tremblant Canada MTB Cup DH #1 + MORE PHOTOS

(Mont-Tremblant) – Following his victory at Canada MTB Cup DH #1 in Mont-Tremblant on May 23 we caught up with Hugo Langevin (QC) Cycles Performance for his take on the opening race of the … READ MORE →

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Mutual of Enumclaw Stages 1, 2, 3 and Final GC – Canadians Swarm Podium

(Enumclaw, WA) – Sara Bergen (Trek Red Truck p/b Mosaic Homes) led a Canadian sweep of the final GC podium in the women’s field while fellow Canuck, Isaac Leblanc (Accent Inns/Russ Hay’s Cycling) won … READ MORE →

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Canada MTB Cup DH #1 Mont-Tremblant Full Results + PHOTOS

(Mont-Tremblant) – Here are the full results from Canada MTB Cup DH #1 held at Mont-Tremblant, Que. on Monday, May 23rd, where Ontario Junior DH rider Skye Follas was the fastest woman down the … READ MORE →

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Canada Concludes Para-cycling World Cup in Belgium With 9 Medals

Ostend, BEL) – Team Canada scored an impressive nine medals over the weekend at the second round of the Para-cycling World Cup in Ostend, Belgium, including five gold medals.  Canada also finished fourth overall … READ MORE →

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Interview with Evan McNeely @ Mont-Tremblant Canada MTB Cup XC #2 + MORE PHOTOS

(Mont-Tremblant) – Following his victory at Canada MTB Cup XC #2 in Mont-Tremblant on Saturday we caught up with Evan McNeely (ON) Norco Factory Team, the defending series champ as well, for his take … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Stage 8 Full Results, Final GC, Photos – Alaphilippe Wins Overall, Britton 11th on GC

(Sacramento, CA) – Canada’s Rob Britton (Rally Cycling) finished strong in 11th overall while Julian Alaphilippe (Fra) Etixx – Quick-Step secured the victory he was looking for taking the overall GC as the Tour … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Women’s Stage 4 Full Results, Final GC, Photos – Guarnier Wins Overall, Canuel 16th

(Santa Rosa, CA) – Kirsten Wild (Ned) Hitec Products sprinted to victory on the final 66km Stage 4 in Sacramento as Megan Guarnier (USA) Boels Dolmans Cycling Team claimed the Women’s Tour of California … READ MORE →

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Canada MTB Cup XC #2 Mont-Tremblant Results and PHOTOS

(Mont-Tremblant) – Here are the results from Canada MTB Cup XC #2 held on Sunday at Mont-Tremblant, Que. where defending series champ Evan McNeely (ON) Norco Factory Team topped the Elite Men’s field and Mikaela … READ MORE →

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Pendrel Third at UCI MTB World Cup in Germany and Sits 2nd Overall – Zandstra Claims Career-best 16th

(Albstadt, Germany) – Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, BC, finished on the Mountain Bike World Cup podium for her second consecutive race, taking third place in the Elite Women’s race on Sunday, in Albstadt, Germany.
Pendrel … READ MORE →

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Interviews with Rob Britton, Will Routley, Antoine Duchesne and Jordan Cheyne @ Tour of California

(Santa Rosa, CA) – Prior to the start of the men’s 146.5km Stage 7 in Santa Rosa we caught up with Canada’s Rob Britton and Will Routley with Rally Cycling and post-race with Antoine … READ MORE →

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Zandstra 16th Elite Men’s XCO @ UCI Mountain Bike World Cup #2 in Albstadt – Full Results

(Albstadt, GER) – Derek Zandstra (Can) Scott-3ROX Racing had a superb day at the office placing a career-best 16th out of 157 starters in the Elite Men’s 33km race as Nino Schurter (Sui) Scott-Odlo … READ MORE →

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UCI Mountain Bike World Cup XCO #2 Albstadt U23 Men / Elite Women Full Results – Pendrel 3rd

(Albstadt, GER) – Canada’s Catharine Pendrel (Luna Pro) raced to a stellar 3rd place in the Elite Women’s 28.8km race while Emily Batty (Can) Trek Factory Racing XC finished 12th as Annika Langvad (Den) … READ MORE →

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Steve Bauer Classic O-Cup RR #4 Full Results

(Pelham, ON) – Leah Kirchmann (AB) Team Liv-Plantur defended her Elite Women’s title while Ontario’s Ed Veal (Realdeal/D’Ornellas P/B Garneau) topped the Elite 1/2 Men’s field on Sunday at the newly formed Steve Bauer … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Stage 7 Full Results, Photos – Kristoff Wins, Britton 11th Overall

(Santa Rosa, CA) – Katusha’s Alexander Kristoff (Nor) delivered on the 146.5km Stage 7 in Santa Rosa with a perfect lead out by his teammates despite a hard-charging Peter Sagan (Svk) Tinkoff who was … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Women’s Stage 3 Full Results, Photos – Vos Wins, Canuel 21st

(Santa Rosa, CA) – Marianne Vos (Ned) Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team claimed her first WorldTour of the season on Stage 3 in Santa Rosa, 111km, in bunch sprint to line besting Coryn Rivera … READ MORE →

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Interviews with De Vos, Jackson, Canuel and Albrecht @ Tour of California

(Folsom, CA) – Following Friday’s ITT for the men and TTT for the women we caught up with Canada’s Adam de Vos (Rally Cycling) for his take on his career-best 2nd place finish on … READ MORE →

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Fleury Drops to 4th Overall in MTB World Cup Standings After Crash in Albstadt – Report and Photos

(Albstadt, GER) – Soren Meeuwisse (ON) Team Canada was the top Canadian finisher in the 24.6km Women’s Under-23 race on Saturday, finishing 32nd at Round 2 of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Women’s Stage 2 TTT Report + MORE PHOTOS

(Folsom, CA) – Canada’s Alison Jackson (Twenty16-Ridebike) was all smiles with her team’s victory in the 20.3km Stage 2 TTT at Folsom. Boels Dolmans Cyclingteam with fellow Canuck Karol Anne Canuel finished second and … READ MORE →

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Giro d’Italia Stage 14 Results, Photos – Chaves Wins Queen Stage, Hesjedal OUT Sick

(Corvara, ITA) – Esteban Chaves (Col) Orica-GreenEdge stole the thunder at the Giro’s Queen Stage 14 from Alpago to Corvara, 210 km, emerging as the victor in the final 4-up sprint to the line. … READ MORE →

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UCI Mountain Bike World Cup XCO #2 Albstadt U23 Women’s Results

(Albstadt, GER) – Here are the results from the U23 Women’s 24.6km XCO race where Soren Meeuwisse was the top Canadian in 32nd as Sina Frei (Sui) JB Brunex Felt Team took the win … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Stage 6 TT Report, Full Results, Photos – Dennis Wins, Britton 27th

(Folsom, CA) – Top contender and Australian national champion, Rohan Dennis (BMC Racing Team), did not disappoint unseating both American speed kings, Andrew Talansky and Taylor Phinney from the proverbial “hot seat” in the … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Women’s Stage 2 UCI WorldTour #8 Results TTT + PHOTOS

(Folsom, CA) – Twenty16 – Ridebiker including Canada’s Alison Jackson won the 20.3km Stage 2 TTT in Folsom with Boels Dolmans Cyclingteam and Unitedhealthcare third. Rally Cycling with several Canadian riders suffered and unfortunate … READ MORE →

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UCI Mountain Bike World Cup XCO #2 Albstadt Preview – May 21-22

(Albstadt, GER) – UCI Mountain Bike World Cup XCO #2 kicks off in Albstadt, GER at the Bike Park this weekend starting on Saturday, May 21 with the U23 Women and continuing on Sunday, … READ MORE →

(l-r) Cal Traversy, Tour de Delta Co-Chair; Warren Erhart, White Spot President & CEO; Carla Qualtrough, PC, QC, MP for Delta and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities; Mayor Lois E. Jackson, Corporation of Delta; John Tolkamp, Cycling Canada President; Councillor Robert Campbell, Corporation of Delta; Jim Richards, Cycling BC Executive Director; Mark Ernsting, Tour de Delta Race Director
Tour de Delta Awarded $50,000 Sport Canada Hosting Grant

(Delta, BC) – The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, PC, QC, MP for Delta and Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities announced at a news conference today the awarding of a $50,000 Hosting Grant from … READ MORE →

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Jakroo Canada Welcomes Fred Poulin as Sales Representative for Quebec

– Jakroo Canada welcomes Fred Poulin as Sales Representative for Quebec. Fred became involved in the cycling industry in 1994 when he started his downhill racing career after completing his BBA from Bishop’s University. … READ MORE →

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Giro d’Italia Stage 13 Results – Nieve Wins, Hesjedal 14th Overall

(Cividale del Friuli, ITA) – Mikel Nieve (Esp) delivered a win for Team Sky taking Stage 13 from Palmanova to Cividale del Friuli, 170km as Andrey Amador (Crc) Movistar Team assumed the race lead and captured … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Stage 5 Report, Results, Photos – Canada’s De Vos Nails Career-best 2nd

(South Lake Tahoe, CA) – High above the casinos of South Lake Tahoe, Adam De Vos’ daylong gamble on Stage 5 almost paid off with the biggest win of his young career. The Rally … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Women’s Stage 1 UCI WorldTour #8 Results, Photos – Guarnier Wins, Albrecht 17th, Poidevin in QOM Jersey

(South Lake Tahoe, CA) – Lex Albrecht (Bepink) was the top Canadian in 17th as Megan Guarnier (USA) Boels Dolmans Cycling Team soloed in for the victory at Heavenly Mountain Resort in South Lake … READ MORE →

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Sea Otter Classic 2016 Expo Videos – Norco, POC, Thule and Smith Optics

(Monterey, CA) – Here’s our final insallment of videos from the Sea Otter Classic for the big North American season launch where expo exhibitors showed off new tech, gear, and goodies. Check out the … READ MORE →

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Cycling Canada Announces World-Class Team for Para-Cycling World Cup in Belgium

(Ostend, Belgium) –  Cycling Canada is pleased to announce that 19 riders will be representing Canada at the second round of the Para-Cycling World Cup in Ostend, Belgium, on May 20-22.  Ostend is the … READ MORE →

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MEC Bikefest Toronto 2016 – May 28

(Toronto, ON) – MEC Bikefest is a celebration of all things bikes, kicking off the cycling season with bike demos, clinics, group rides, kids’ activities, bike retailers, cycling advocacy groups, tune ups and much … READ MORE →

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Giro d’Italia Stage 12 Results – Greipel Again, Hesjedal Still 13th Overall

(Bibione, ITA) – André Greipel (Ger) Lotto Soudal grabbed his third stage victory on Stage 12 from Noale to Bibione, 182 km, with perfectly timed lead out and sprint to the line as he … READ MORE →

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Global Relay Canadian Road Championships June 25-29 – Registration Now OPEN + Technical Guide

(Ottawa, ON) – Registration is now open for the 2016 Global Relay Canadian Road Championships June 25-29 in Ottawa/Gatineau/Aylmer. The championships are the crown jewel in a week-long festival of cycling that kicks off … READ MORE →

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Tour of California Stage 4 Report, Results, Photos – Britton 9th Overall

(Laguna Seca, CA) – Rally Cycling continued its aggressive riding today during stage 4 of the Amgen Tour of California from Morro Bay to Laguna Seca, 215km. As a result, Rob Britton moved into … READ MORE →

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Kona Bicycles Introduces the All New Carbon Hei Hei

– Take another look. That really is Kona Endurance racer Spencer Paxson ripping around the trails of Vancouver Island on what appear to be very similar Hei Hei bikes. Upon closer inspection you’ll find … READ MORE →