Pirrone wins junior women time trial world title

Italian 1-2 with Vigilia in silver Pre-race favourite Elena Pirrone won the junior women’s time trial title at the World Championships on Monday, beating her own teammate Alessia Vigilia to take the victory in Bergen. There were just six seconds between the pair with Australia’s Madeleine Fasnacht taking third some 42 seconds off the pace… Continue reading Pirrone wins junior women time trial world title

Bjerg crowned under 23 men’s time trial world champion

Dane tops McNulty, Ermenaul Dane Mikkel Bjerg turned the tables in the U23 time trial world championship race in Bergen, Norway, turning last year’s silver in the junior ranks into gold ahead of rival Brandon McNulty (United States). Frenchman Corentin Ermenault edged out Tom Wirtgen (Luxembourg) at the death to take home the bronze medal. Bjerg,… Continue reading Bjerg crowned under 23 men’s time trial world champion

2017 Ohio State Road Race Championship Post Race Report

After Logan and I competed in the time trials on Saturday, we left the park and headed over to Yellow Springs, Ohio, to preview the road race course. On the way, we stopped at a fast food restaurant to grab some lunch. Logan got to choose where to eat, since he had a better day… Continue reading 2017 Ohio State Road Race Championship Post Race Report

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google Plus Share on Reddit World Championships: Team Sunweb win men’s team time trial

Team Sunweb scored a Worlds TTT double on Sunday, following up a victory in the women’s event with the victory in the men’s. Tom Dumoulin, Lennard Kämna, Wilco Kelderman, Soren Kragh Andersen, Michael Matthews and Sam Oomen comprised the winning team in Bergen, Norway, setting a time of 47:50.42 on the rolling 42.5km course. BMC Racing settled… Continue reading Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google Plus Share on Reddit World Championships: Team Sunweb win men’s team time trial

World Championships: Team Sunweb win women’s team time trial

Team Sunweb took the first title of the 2017 UCI Road World Championships in Bergen with victory in the women’s team time trial, beating big rivals and 2016 winners Boels Dolmans by 12 seconds. The six riders rode a well-paced race, tackling the steep climb after 30km at a careful tempo to avoid blowing apart the… Continue reading World Championships: Team Sunweb win women’s team time trial

Zaferes Takes Silver at ITU World Triathlon Grand Final, Earns Overall Series Bronze

By USA Triathlon | Sept. 16, 2017, 2:51 p.m. (ET) ROTTERDAM, Netherlands — Katie Zaferes (Hampstead, Md.) executed the race she needed on Saturday afternoon at the ITU World Triathlon Grand Final Rotterdam, earning silver on the day and finishing third in the season-long ITU World Triathlon Series rankings. It was a successful day overall… Continue reading Zaferes Takes Silver at ITU World Triathlon Grand Final, Earns Overall Series Bronze

2017 Ohio State Time Trial Championship Post Race Report

When the 2017 Ohio State Cycling Time Trial and Road Race Championships were announced, I was immediately interested. They would both be hosted by the Dayton Cycling Club, and held the same weekend in towns that were only about 20 minutes apart. My son and I had done the Ohio State Time Trial Championship in… Continue reading 2017 Ohio State Time Trial Championship Post Race Report