Canadian Cyclist Tremblant March 3 24/7-2
   Follow us on Twitter
Find us on Facebook
ACS Apollo Bikes - November 19
Cyclist's Edge - November 15
TAg Nov 24 (+225)
Flow Coaching December 18
Share the Road - Dec 14

IMBA Canada - Dec 14

Leukemia CC2 April5

Daily News


July 4/97 19:21 pm - Blood Testing, Women's Giro, Manitoba and Ontario News

Posted by Editor on 07/4/97

We did not post news yesterday due to technical problems with our internet connection, but there‚s lots to catch up on today! Blood Testing Extended The UCI has announced that they will „shortly‰ begin blood testing in mountain bike, track and cyclo-cross racing. This is an extension of the testing they began this Spring in the pro European road world. There have been a number of riders Œcaught‚ in the screening (which is mainly trying to detect EPO use), including Claudio Chiappuici. There has also been the spectacle of teams becoming suddenly stricken with illness and pulling out of races, plus the interesting statistic that average speeds for races have dropped by as much as 3 kilometres per hour. Are we likely to see such sudden changes in other areas of the sport? Maybe time gaps within races will drop... Giro (Tour of Italy) - Women Stage 1 92 km 1. Diana ZILIUTE (Lit, Accadue O Lorena) 2:30:48 2. Chiappa (Ita, Edilsavino) 3. Parente (Ita, Edilsavino) 4. Bengoa (Spa) 5. E. Pucinskaite (Lit) 6. C. Marsal (Fra) 7. A. Cappellotto (Ita) 8. V. Cappellotto (Ita) 9. Pegoraro (Ita) 10. Valvik (Nor) s.t. Stage 2, 116 kms: 1. Nada Cristofoli (Ita) Sanson Mimosa 2:58:02 2. Imelda Chiappa (Ita) Edilsavino 3. Yvonne Brunen (Ned) Olanda-Germania 4. Parente (Ita) 5. Ziliute (Lit) 6. V. Cappellotto (Ita) 7. Schnorf (Swi) 8. Stiajkina (Ukr) 9. Marsal (Fra) 10. Chevanne Brunel (Fra) all s.t. GC after Stage 2 1. Imelda Chiappa (Ita) Edilsavino 5:28:50 2. Diana Ziliute (Lit) Accadue O Lorena 3. Simona Parente (Ita) Edilsavino 4. Bengoa (Spa) 5. V. Cappellotto (Ita) 6. Marsal (Fra) 7. Pucinskaite (Lit) 8. Chevanne Brunel (Fra) 9. Schnorf (Swi) 10. A. Cappellotto (Ita) The Canada Cup national mountain bike series starts up again this weekend in Canmore, Alberta, site of a World Cup next year. We will be providing coverage over the weekend, so check back each evening. Manitoba News (courtesy Manitoba Cycling Association - see our Links section) Team Her-icane has been formed. Its for all women interested in Road and Mountain Bike riding. There are competitive and non-competitive rides from 14 years to adult. For more information call Monika at 831 6042 We are looking for LOCAL cycling pictures to put on a pictures page on the Manitoba website. If you have any, from any form of cycling (ie racing, touring, rides, events) just send them to The Manitoba Cycling Association, Room 309, 200 Main Street, Winnipeg Mb. R3C 4M2. Please mark the envelope WEBSITE PICTURES. (note: We will endeavour to return all pictures to their owners, but please if they are one of a kind and valuable, have copies made) Volunteers are needed for the Muddy Waters 100 on Sunday August 10/97 If you are interested in helping out, please call Marcel Fortier at 233 5734 Ontario Results Complete mountain bike results and standings for the Ontario Cup standings are available at the Club Mud site:


Return to Canadian Cyclist homepage | Back to Top
WoB Save Sale Jan29
DOrnellas Bike Sale April 1
The 11 Silber April 29
Jakroo Main Jan4 - GP
CC Advertise April 14

Dundas Speed Shop - Jan 11 (+524)

 © Copyright 1998-2016 Canadian Cyclist. All rights reserved.  Privacy Policy | Contact | Subscribe to RSS Feed  | Login