Archive for the ‘Sports/PanAm (Actual)/Cycling-Mountain-Bike’ Category

Canada’s Gagne a surprise Pan Am mountain bike champ

Sunday, July 12th, 2015
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To have a pair of Canadian women win gold and silver in mountain bike racing at the Pan Am Games was a wonderful accomplishment, though not a shocker. But Raphael Gagne's victory in the men's race was a pleasant surprise and a good sign for the country's men's program.

Canada’s Raphael Gagne completes mountain bike gold sweep

Sunday, July 12th, 2015
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Raphael Gagne won the men's mountain bike gold medal at the Pan Am Games on Sunday.

Canadian mountain biker Batty relishes victory with family

Sunday, July 12th, 2015
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Shortly after winning the women's mountain bike event at the Pan Am Games, Canadian rider Emily Batty said her immediate family and their spouses were at the race, along with distant relatives, as well as “relatives I had no idea were coming.”

Canada’s Batty, Pendrel win gold, silver in women’s mountain bike

Sunday, July 12th, 2015
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Emily Batty and Catharine Pendrel added two more medals to Canada's Pan Am Games haul on Sunday, winning gold and silver, respectively in women's mountain bike.