Team Cannondale Pro Cycling Comes to Southern California

by Bryan Boyhan with photos by Einhard Buccheim This week Cannondale Pro Cycling came to sunny southern California following a training camp in Tuscany to present the 2014 lineup and rest a bit before heading out to the Tour Down Under and the Tour de San Luis. We were invited to sit down with some of the riders, check out the camp, and even go for a ride with the pros. Before divulging all … [Read more...]

Shimano Recalls PRO Atherton Mountain Bike Handlebar Stems Due to Fall Hazard

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WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and Health Canada, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product. Name of Product: Mountain Bicycle … [Read more...]

New Name, New Races For ‘Nature Valley Pro Chase’

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Minneapolis – The only race series in the United States offering amateur cyclists trips to the Nature Valley Grand Prix, where they will compete against the country’s top men and women professionals, has a new name and several new cities for 2012. Formerly known as the Nature Valley Pro Ride, the new "Nature Valley Pro Chase" will select the top amateur man and woman at six races to become … [Read more...]

2012 USA Cycling Pro Gravity Tour (Pro GRT) unveiled

Colorado Springs, Colo. (February 9, 2012) — USA Cycling announced today the 2012 USA Cycling Professional Mountain Bike Gravity Tour (Pro GRT). In its fourth year, the series has expanded to six races and continues to raise the level of competitive gravity racing across the United States. As the country’s premier gravity calendar, the Pro GRT aims to provide a consistent stage of … [Read more...]

UNITEDHEALTHCARE Pro Cycling Team Welcomes Aegis Sports Partnership

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UNITEDHEALTHCARE PRO CYCLING TEAM WELCOMES AEGIS SPORTS TESTING SERVICES AS MAJOR CORPORATE SPONSOR Team becomes first professional cycling organization to partner with a drug testing lab, which will provide testing above and beyond requirements Oakland, CA – The UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Team announced today, Friday, January 20, 2012, that Aegis Sports Testing Services, part of … [Read more...]

USA Pro Cycling Challenge Race Experience

USA Pro Cycling Challenge Race Experience in Partnership with Carmichael Training Systems Introduced for 2012 Race DENVER (Jan. 17, 2012) – Fans of the USA Pro Cycling Challenge will have the opportunity to experience the race like the pros through the Carmichael Training Systems’ (CTS) USA Pro Cycling Challenge Race Experience. Through an exclusive partnership between CTS and the USA Pro … [Read more...]

Champion System Pro Cycling Team Earns Classics Berth; Adds Cameron Wurf

Hong Kong SAR – Veteran Belgian rider Gorik Gardeyn will lead the Champion System Pro Cycling Team in its first Classics appearance when Asia's first pro continental squad takes the start line for Omloop Het Nieuwsblad Feb. 25 in Belgium. Champion System was named as one of the 24 teams that will contest the nearly 200-kilometer race over hills and cobbles of East Flanders that starts and … [Read more...]

Team Sky Announces Partnership With Pro

Team Sky is delighted to announce PRO as a new Official Supplier. PRO is a world-class performance brand which will supply Team Sky with handlebars, handlebar tape, stems and disc wheels as they embark upon their third season in the UCI WorldTour (formally UCI ProTour). With a philosophy that reads “to stand still is to go backwards”, PRO use their experience across a variety of … [Read more...]

Champion System Reveals Jersey, Sponsors

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Hong Kong SAR – The Champion System Pro Cycling Team has revealed its 2012 jersey while announcing supporting sponsors for Asia’s first Pro Continental team. The new jersey design features Champion System’s company colors of navy blue and orange on a white background. Riders will compete in both the Champion System Tech short sleeve jersey and the Elite short sleeve jersey, which is … [Read more...]

Colorado Governor Proclaims Week of USA Pro Cycling Challenge as the “Colorado Cycling Holiday”

Professional Cycling Race Honored by State Officials After Announcing Host Cities for the Second-Annual Event DENVER (Dec. 14, 2011) – Just following the announcement of the host cities for the 2012 USA Pro Cycling Challenge, Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper proclaimed the week of the race as the “Colorado Cycling Holiday.” Stating spectators, economic activity, the caliber of the … [Read more...]