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

‘I never gave up:’ Track cyclist Georgia Simmerling rebounds from horrific injury

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019

Fourteen months after having her Olympic ski cross hopes quashed following a crash, Canada’s Georgia Simmerling is preparing for top-level racing again at this week’s track cycling world championships in Poland.

Hugo Barrette captures silver as Canada grabs 2 medals at cycling World Cup event

Saturday, October 27th, 2018
Canada Pan Am Games Track Cycling

Canada has picked up its first two medals at the UCI World Cup event in Milton, Ont. Hugo Barrette captured silver in the men's keirin final, while Allison Beveridge and Stephanie Roorda picked up a bronze in the women's madison.

Olympic track cyclist champion Kristina Vogel paralyzed

Friday, September 7th, 2018

German track cyclist Kristina Vogel is paralyzed because of the back injuries she sustained after crashing in training in June.

Canada’s Barrette earns 2nd gold at Pan Am track championships

Sunday, September 2nd, 2018

Canada's Hugo Barrette raced to gold in the men's sprint at the Pan American track championships in Aguascalientes, Mexico on Sunday.

Canada’s Jasmin Duehring leaves track cycling worlds with bronze

Monday, March 5th, 2018
Jasmin Duehring

Canada’s Jasmin Duehring captured bronze Sunday in the women's points race at the UCI track cycling world championships in Apeldoorn, Netherlands.

Canadian women in medal mix at track cycling worlds in team pursuit

Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Canada's Allison Beveridge, Ariane Bonhomme, Annie Foreman-Mackey and Steph Roorda will get a chance at a gold or silver medal in women's team pursuit at the track cycling world championships should they finish inside the top four in the next round of competition.

Hugo Barrette’s gut feeling set him towards track cycling career

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Canadian Hugo Barrette had no cycling experience but he knew he loved it and felt free whenever he was on his bike. It's was all the convincing Barrette needed to leave his Quebec home and pursue the sport.

Watch the Canadian track cycling championships

Friday, September 29th, 2017
CYC Pan Am 20150719

Watch live as the country's top track cyclists compete at the 2017 Canadian Track Cycling Championships on Saturday beginning at 5:30 p.m. ET.

Cyclist Tegan Cochrane’s Olympic dream never ended, it just took a detour

Thursday, September 28th, 2017
Tegan Cochrane

Tegan Cochrane has a promising hockey career until two torn ACLs ruined her Olympic hopes. Devastated but not deterred, Cochrane has found a new sport but the same dream as the world of cycling has opened up more possibilities.