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10.11.17
APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR WOMEN’S NEXTGEN PROGRAM

The Cycling Canada NextGen Women’s Track Endurance Program is now accepting athlete applications for the 2018 season. This program is focused on providing targeted athletes with an elevated level of support to deliver international podium performances and help them transition seamlessly into the elite ranks. Selected athletes will receive a world-class Daily Training Environment with […]

10.03.17
CLASS OF 2017 INDUCTED INTO CYCLING HALL OF FAME

Milton, October 3, 2017 – The third annual induction to the Canadian Cycling Hall of Fame took place on Sunday at Rattlesnake Point Golf Club in Milton, Ontario, with over 150 people attending the luncheon that saw Gary Longhi, Albert Schelstraete-Coulier, Karen Strong and Steve Smith become the newest members of the Hall of Fame. “To […]

09.26.17
EVENT OF THE YEAR VOTE NOW OPEN

Ottawa, September 26, 2017 – After a very exciting season of racing throughout the country, Cycling Canada invites all cycling fans to vote online over the next few weeks to determine the 2017 Cycling Canada Events of the Year. Fan vote will count for 50% of the overall consideration for Road, Track, Mountain Bike, BMX, […]

09.25.17
BOIVIN TOP CANADIAN IN MEN’S ROAD RACE

Bergen, September 25, 2017 – The 2017 Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway, concluded on Sunday with the Elite men’s 267.5 kilometre road race.  Guillaume Boivin of Montreal, Quebec, was Canada’s top finisher in 35th place.  Peter Sagan of Slovakia took a record third consecutive title in a sprint finish with Alexander Kristoff of Norway. The race […]

09.24.17
KIRCHMANN 12TH IN WORLD ROAD RACE

Bergen, September 24, 2017 – Leah Kirchmann of Winnipeg, Manitoba, finished 12th in the Elite women’s road race on Saturday at the Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway. Canada fielded a strong team of six riders for the women’s 152.8 kilometre race.  The team suffered a blow at the midpoint of the race when Kirsti Lay of […]

09.23.17
BOILARD EIGHTH AT ROAD WORLDS

Bergen, September 23, 2017 – Simone Boilard of Quebec City, Quebec, put in a strong performance on Friday, finishing eighth in the Junior women’s road race at the Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway. Boilard, a first year Junior at her first world championships, rode near the front of the field for most of the 76.4 kilometre […]

09.21.17
HOULE FINISHES TOP-30 IN ELITE MEN’S TIME TRIAL

Bergen, September 21, 2017 – The time trial events at the Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway, concluded on Wednesday with the Elite men’s competition.  Hugo Houle of Sainte-Perpetue, Quebec, finished 29th against a field containing the best professional riders in the world. The unique 31 kilometre course finished with a 3.4 kilometre climb; the first mountain […]

09.20.17
CANUEL TOP CANADIAN ON DAY 3 OF ROAD WORLDS

Bergen, September 20, 2017 – 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, Quebec, was the top Junior man in 28th place. Canuel, who was on the team time trial squad that took the […]

09.19.17
CANADIAN JUNIORS FINISH TOP-20 AT ROAD WORLDS

Bergen, September 19, 2017 – Canada had two Junior women finish in the top-20 on Monday, the opening day of competition at the Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway.  Canadian national road champion Laurie Jussaume of Contrecoeur, Quebec, was the top Canadian finisher of the day, with a 19th place in the Junior women’s time trial. Jussaume […]

09.18.17
CANADIAN WOMEN TAKE GOLD & SILVER AT ROAD WORLDS TTT

Bergen, September 18, 2017 – Canadian riders got off to a good start on Sunday, the opening day of the Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway.  Leah Kirchmann was on the gold medal winning Sunweb squad for the women’s team time trial, while Karol-Ann Canuel won silver with the Boels Dolmans team.  In other Canadian results, Alison […]

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