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02.20.17
CANADA WINS BRONZE MEDAL AT CALI WORLD CUP

CALI, February 20, 2017. – Team Canada had a strong finish on Sunday at Round 3 of the Track World Cup in Cali, Colombia, with a bronze medal in the Women’s Team Pursuit.  The team also recorded three other top-10 results for the day. After qualifying in second place for the Team Pursuit on Saturday, […]

02.18.17
CANADA QUALIFIES SECOND IN TEAM PURSUIT

CALI, February 18, 2017. – Team Canada had mixed results on Day 2 of the UCI Track World Cup in Cali, Colombia.  The Women’s Team Pursuit squad qualified second, keeping them in contention for the medals on Sunday.  Kate O’Brien did not advance past the quarterfinal round of the Women’s Sprint, while Hugo Barrette was […]

02.18.17
CANADA OPENS CALI WORLD CUP WITH TOP-10 PERFORMANCES

CALI, February 18, 2017. – Team Canada recorded three top-10 performances on the opening day of the third round of the Track World Cup on Friday, in Cali, Colombia. The Women’s Team Sprint squad of Rio Olympian Kate O’Brien (Calgary, AB) and Amelia Walsh (Ayr, Ontario) finished seventh overall, with former BMX athlete Walsh competing […]

02.13.17
EASTERN TRACK CHALLENGE SHOWCASES YOUNG CANADIAN TALENT

MILTON, February 13, 2017. – Riders from across Canada, plus the United States, attended the Eastern Challenge track competition on February 11th and 12th at the Mattamy National Cycling Centre in Milton, Ontario. Over 50 male and female athletes in the Under 17 and Junior categories competed in events ranging from the Individual Pursuit to […]

02.07.17
CANADA SENDS STRONG SQUADS TO FINAL ROUNDS OF TRACK WORLD CUP

OTTAWA, February 7, 2017. – Cycling Canada is pleased to announce the teams that will represent Canada at the final two rounds of the UCI Track World Cup in late February. Round 3 of the World Cup will take place in Cali, Colombia on February 17-19, followed one week later by the World Cup final […]

01.30.17
2017 TRACK SEASON OPENS WITH EASTERN & WESTERN CHALLENGES

MILTON, Jan. 30, 2017. – The 2017 Canadian track season opens in February with a pair of new events aimed at development riders – the Eastern and Western Challenge competitions. These events were created by Cycling Canada following the Track Competition review of the domestic competition system for track. Among the recommendations from the review […]

01.26.17
CANADIANS TAKE FIVE PODIUMS AT BERLIN 6 DAY

BERLIN, Jan. 26, 2017. – Two members of Canada’s world-class women’s track endurance program had a strong start to the 2017 season with multiple podium results at the Berlin 6 Day competition over January 22-24.  Steph Roorda of Vancouver finished fourth overall, while Laura Brown of Calgary won the Scratch Race on the second day […]

12.27.16
ELLEN WATTERS SUCCUMBS TO HER INJURIES

Dec. 28, 2016 (Ottawa ON) — Ellen Watters has passed away after suffering critical injuries when she was hit by a car while training outside Sussex, N.B., on Dec. 23.

11.14.16
TEAM CANADA CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL UCI TRACK WORLD CUP PROJECT

(OTTAWA – Nov. 14, 2017) The Canadian men’s track program has completed a very successful fall campaign in Europe at the opening rounds of the UCI Track World Cup. Team Canada finished the project with podium results in both of the first two rounds, including a first-ever win in the Men’s Team Pursuit plus a […]

11.12.16
CANADIAN MEN WIN GOLD AT APELDOORN WC TEAM PURSUIT

Team Canada took the gold medal on Saturday in the Men’s Team Pursuit at Round 2 of the Track World Cup in Apeldoorn, Netherlands.  This is the first-ever World Cup win for Canada in the Men’s Team Pursuit.  Canada also moves into the overall lead in the World Cup standings, after finishing third in the […]

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