Jeff Louder, Ben Day and Jay Thomson Moving to UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team in 2012

Jeff Louder, Ben Day and Jay Thomson Moving to UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team in 2012 Oakland, CA – Momentum Sports Group (owner and operator of the UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team) announced today, Friday, September 23, 2011, that Jeff Louder (USA), Jay Thomson (RSA), and Ben Day (AUS) have officially signed with the Pro Continental Team for the 2012 season. Commenting on the … [Read more...]

Eight Fly V Australia Riders To Step Up In 2011 Season

Pegasus Sports confirmed that eight riders from its 2010 Fly V Australia squad will make the transition to the European peloton in 2011. For the past two years, the Fly V Australia Professional Cycling Team has cut a swathe through the North American professional scene, lighting up races with dominant displays, and in the process chalking up over 100 wins and more than 300 podium finishes. Fly … [Read more...]

Fly V Australia First and Second at Tour de Beauce

Quebec, Canada – Ben Day has clinched the overall title at Tour de Beauce and in doing so, repeats his overall win from 2007. In another great display of depth in V australia’s roster, Darren Rolfe was 2nd overall, the Team won the Team’s classification and Ben won the points classification to add to his overall win. Ben Day noted, “Each of my teammates this week earnt the success … [Read more...]

Day Defends Yellow Jersey At Tour de Beauce

Quebec, Canada – Stage 5 of the Tour de Beauce included 11 laps of the scenic down town circuit covering 130 kilometers in total. With leg sapping climbs to be negotiated each lap as expected the stage became a war of attrition. Ben Day’s Fly V Australia teammates supported Ben and his yellow jersey all day and in the end Ben finished in 5th place on the stage and safely in the lead … [Read more...]

Ben Day Flies To ITT Win, And Overall Lead Tour de Beauce

Day continues winning time trials, takes Yellow and White jerseys Beauce, Canada – Ben Day convincingly won today’s Stage 4 Time Trial with 1.01 separating him from second place and in the process taking both the Yellow jersey (overall leader) and White jersey (points classification). Ben’s win today adds to his growing list of ITT wins in 2010 that started in February at the … [Read more...]

Ben Day – Fly V Australia Interview

Bicycle.net was fortunate to be able to sit down with Ben Day to discuss his 2010 season with Fly V Australia. We talk about last year, and his expectations for 2010. He also talks about Fly V Australia’s culture of “MateShip” … [Read more...]

Fly V Australia’s Day Avoids Crash, Keeps Lead

Redlands, Calif. – Fly V Australia’s Ben Day narrowly avoided a pile- up on Stage 2 on the way to maintaining his overall lead heading into the final day of the 26th annual Redlands Bicycle Classic. Day, who has led the four-day National Racing Calendar event since winning Thursday’s prologue, remains sixth-tenths of a second ahead of Ben Jacques-Maynes (Bissell Pro Cycling) and one … [Read more...]

Fly V’s Day Repeats Redlands Classic Prologue Win

Redlands, Calif. – Ben Day said he put pressure on himself to successfully repeat his victory in the prologue of the 26th annual Redlands Bicycle Classic. But the Fly V Australia rider was quick to add he would not have had it any other way. Day won Thursday’s uphill, 3.1-mile (5 km) Sun Time Trial race in 9 minutes and 16 seconds, two seconds faster than Carter Jones (Jelly Belly Cycling … [Read more...]