Archive for the ‘Sports/Olympics/Summer Sports/Cycling’ Category

Lance Armstrong reaches $5M settlement with U.S. government

Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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Lance Armstrong has reached a $5 million US settlement with the federal government in a whistleblower lawsuit that could have sought $100 million in damages from the cyclist who was stripped of his record seven Tour de France victories after admitting he used performance-enhancing drugs throughout much of his career.

Cyclist Bradley Wiggins calls doping allegation a ‘malicious’ smear

Monday, March 5th, 2018
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Bradley Wiggins says he is the subject of a "malicious" attempt to smear his name as he strongly denied accusations from British lawmakers that he used banned substances to enhance his performance while preparing to win the 2012 Tour de France.

PEDs helped Bradley Wiggins win 2012 Tour de France: report

Sunday, March 4th, 2018
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Bradley Wiggins used a banned powerful corticosteroid to enhance his performance while preparing to win the Tour de France in 2012, a British parliamentary committee said in a doping investigation report on Monday that accuses Team Sky of crossing an "ethical line" after preaching zero tolerance.

Canada adds silver in team pursuit to cycling World Cup medal haul

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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Canada won silver in the men’s team pursuit at the track cycling World Cup on Sunday, in Milton, Ont.

Canada takes gold in team pursuit at cycling World Cup

Sunday, December 3rd, 2017
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Canada's women's team pursuit squad earned a decisive win over New Zealand to take gold at the third stage of the track cycling World Cup in Milton, Ont., while Allison Beveridge also came away with a silver in the omnium.

Watch the UCI track cycling World Cup

Friday, December 1st, 2017
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Watch live track cycling action from the World Cup event in Milton, Ont.

Allison Beveridge back on track after overcoming career-threatening injury

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017
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Her career once in jeopardy because of a shoulder injury, track cyclist Allison Beveridge has gained a greater appreciation for her sport as she leads the Canadian team into this week's World Cup event in Milton, Ont.

Canadian cyclists confident investment in equipment, venue will pay off

Friday, September 29th, 2017
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As a veteran of the past two Canadian Olympic squads, cyclist Laura Brown has seen plenty of progress but knows there's still plenty of work ahead to get to where they want to be.

Road to the Olympic Games: FISE World Series

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Watch Road to the Olympic Games on Saturday at 3 p.m. ET, featuring coverage of BMX and mountain bike action from the Festival International des Sports Extrêmes (FISE) World Series event in Edmonton.

Watch extreme sports action at the FISE World Series

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017
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Watch live BMXZ and mountain bike action from the Festival International des Sports Extrêmes (FISE) World Series event in Edmonton.