On the back of recent sublime form, Hamza Eastman continued his victorious ways yesterday.
In an extraordinary display of speed and stamina, Team Alanis’ Paul DeNobrega took the spoils of the 5th annual CARICOM 50-mile road race with a wire-to-wire win yesterday at West Demerara.
Top cyclist Michael Anthony was a double winner yesterday as the first stage of the 17th annual three-stage memorial cycle road race in memory of former Guyana president Dr Cheddi Jagan concluded in West Demerara.
The cream of the nation’s wheelsmen will once again turn the roadways of West Demerara into their battleground today when Hassan Mohamed continues his cycling calendar.
United Cycle Club’s (UCC) Albert Philander held off a strong challenge from national road race champion Raynauth Jeffrey of Team Coco to win the feature 35-lap event at yesterday’s National Sports Commission (NSC) sponsored 11-race cycle programme in the National Park.
Robin Persaud powered to his third win of the season yesterday, outsprinting fellow national rider Orville Hinds in the 4th annual Seven Seas Multivitamins and Dr.
(Reuters) – Chris Froome survived a brutal early onslaught from his Tour de France rivals to retain the yellow jersey after an epic ninth stage won by Ireland’s Dan Martin yesterday.
Paul DeNobrega emphatically won his second race of the season yesterday lapping all but nine of the 33 starters in the feature 35-lap event of the 13th annual P&P Insurance Brokers and Consultants Limited 11-race cycle programme which was staged at the National Park.
COPENHAGEN, (Reuters) – Danish cyclist Michael Rasmussen admitted today to more than a decade of doping after making a tell-all deal with anti-doping authorities.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Lance Armstrong finally confessed to using performance enhancing drugs during his cycling career yesterday, admitting he cheated to win all seven of his Tour de France titles.
(Reuters) – Cycling could be dumped from the Olympic program if Lance Armstrong implicated the sport’s governing body of covering up a widespread doping scheme, International Olympic Committee (IOC) member Dick Pound told Reuters today.
NEW YORK, (Reuters) – Lance Armstrong “did not come clean in the way I expected” on whether he used performance-enhancing drugs in his cycling career, celebrated talk show host Oprah Winfrey said today, a day after a lengthy interview with the disgraced athlete.
By Iva Wharton Paul DeNobrega, in a time of 2:2:18s yesterday won the Diamond Mineral Water 50-mile road on the West Bank of Demerara, The race started at the Demerara Harbour Bridge and the cyclists proceeded to Bushy Park, Parika before returning to finish at the Harbour Bridge.
PARIS, (Reuters) – Australian clothing brand SKINS has filed a law suit against the International Cycling Union (UCI) seeking $2 million in damages and alleging that the sport’s governing body lacked leadership in the fight against doping.
By Emmerson Campbell Michael Anthony, gold medalist at this year’s Junior Caribbean Cycling Championships proved yesterday at the National Park that he can also win against the local seniors.
Linden’s Bauxite Flyers Cycling Club has organised a 12-race cycle meet Sunday at the Amelia’s Ward Circuit from 9:30am.
By Emmerson Campbell Coordinator of the Guyana Cycling Association of North America (GCANA) Victor Rutherford made a monetary award to current national cycle road race champion Walter Grant-Stewart during
By Emmerson Campbell With Guyanese Godfrey Pollydore and Mark Lewis winning the first and third stages respectively, their fellow countryman Marlon ‘Fishy’ Williams must have felt the urge to taste success as well Williams responded by winning yesterday’s fourth stage of this year’s Ride for Life five-stage road race in fine fashion
Registration for the ‘Ride For Life’ five-stage cycle road race which will to pedal off on October 6 closes today.
Three members of the Guyana cycling team that took part in the Caribbean Cycling Championships in Jamaica last weekend placed among the first 20 participants in the Men’s Elite Road Race.
National cyclist Geron Williams made the most of his six-month stay in the United States where he was training and also competing in various events.
A Guyana Cycling Federation team under manager Brian Allen and coach Wayne De Abreu will depart Guyana today for Suriname to participate in the Annual Bigi Bergi Four-Stage Road Race.
The Guyana Cycling Federation is gearing up to send their top riders as part of male and female teams to participate in competitions in Suriname and Jamaica in September.
The annual five stage cycling road race organized by the National Sports Commission will take place early next month Director of sport Neil Kumar said yesterday.
Mark Lewis sped away with the Bankers Trust Pre Emancipation Day Cycling event last Sunday in Linden.
PARIS, (Reuters) – Cadel Evans might not be the most sparkling rider, yet he won the most spectacular Tour de France in years.
PARIS, (Reuters) – Mark Cavendish polished his reputation as one of cycling’s best ever sprinters when he became the first Briton to win the Tour de France green jersey and the first man to win the classic finish on the Champs-Elysees three times yesterday.
PARIS, (Reuters) – Booed by fans at the start of the Tour de France, Spain’s Alberto Contador won back their affection by the end despite losing his invincibility on grand Tours.
L’ALPE D’HUEZ, France, (Reuters) – Luxembourg’s Andy Schleck seized the Tour de France yellow jersey with two days remaining as 2010 champion Alberto Contador restored his pride with a relentless day of attacks on the mountainous 19th stage to l’Alpe d’Huez yesterday.
The Guyana Cycling Association of North America (NAGCA) will host a raffle in Walter Grant Stuart’s honour on Labour Day.
COL DU GALIBIER, France, (Reuters) – Alberto Contador said winning a fourth Tour de France title this year was now “impossible” after he cracked in the final ascent of yesterday’s 18th stage won by Andy Schleck.
COL DU GALIBIER, France, (Reuters) – Australian Cadel Evans was both puzzled by the time lost by most Tour de France favourites during the 18th stage yesterday and annoyed that he had to lead a lone chase of Luxembourg’s Andy Schleck.
PINEROLO, Italy, (Reuters) – Edvald Boasson-Hagen is one of only two Norwegians in the Tour de France and the Team Sky all rounder kept up his nation’s remarkable run in this year’s race when he snatched victory in yesterday’s 179-km 17th stage from Gap.
PINEROLO, Italy, (Reuters) – – With three climbs of more than 2,000 metres and the highest ever Tour de France finish at 2,645 metres on the classic Galibier pass, altitude will be a deciding factor in today’s 18th stage.
GAP, France, (Reuters) – Just as the Tour de France seemed to be cruising peacefully towards the Alps, Alberto Contador rocked the peloton yesterday with an unexpected attack that revived his hopes of a fourth victory in the race.
WASHINGTON, (Reuters) – The legal team for cycling superstar Lance Armstrong, who is under federal investigation for doping, has asked a U.S.
PLATEAU DE BEILLE, France, (Reuters) – Belgian Jelle Vanendert took advantage of the waiting game by the main contenders to snatch victory in the 168.5-km 14th stage of the Tour de France from St Gaudens yesterday.
ST FLOUR, France, (Reuters) – France’s Thomas Voeckler seized the Tour de France reins in a crash-ridden ninth stage yesterday with more favourites caught up in the carnage.
CHATEAUROUX, France, (Reuters) – Mark Cavendish powered to his second stage victory in the Tour de France in a crash-marred seventh stage from Le Mans which saw fellow Briton Bradley Wiggins forced out of the race with a broken collarbone yesterday.
LISIEUX, France, (Reuters) – Norway’s Edvald Boasson Hagen won the sixth stage of the Tour de France, a 226.5-km ride from Dinan yesterday.
LONDON, (Reuters) – The surface at the equestrian venue for the London 2012 Olympics has been criticised by competitors at the end of a three-day test event.
The eighth edition of the gruelling Wheat Up Cycle Road race sponsored by National Milling Company (NAMILCO) organized by Roraima Bikers Club will take place tomorrow (Caricom Day) on the East Bank of Demerara.
Walter Grant Stuart in a time of three hours, nine minuets and 21 seconds yesterday won the Guyana Cycling Federation’s (GCF) annual National Road Race Championships.
National Cycling Coach, Hassan Mohamed (MS) has organized a BMX cycle programme at the National Park Circuit on Saturday in honour of Olympic Day.
Yosimi Pol of Team Coco pedalled his way to the title at the 29th annual Independence Three-Stage Road Race clocking 6:39:59s to dethrone defending champion Warren Mc Kay.
The Flying Ace Cycle Club of Berbice and the Guyana Cycling Federation (GCF) have announced their respective cycling teams that will compete in the 29th annual three-stage cycle road race, which begins Saturday at Corriverton, Berbice.
The Stretch D Dollar Supermarket in collaboration with the Flying Ace Cycling Club of Berbice will stage its first cycling event this year on Sunday on the West Coast of Berbice.
National cycling coach Hassan Mohammed has organized the seventh Annual Cycle Programme sponsored by Universal and General Supplies for Saturday at the National Park Circuit.
Physically challenged cyclist Ian Jackson pedalled his way to victory in the second leg of the third annual Dr.
Senior cyclist Junior Niles raised the pace barrier for the annual Dr. Cheddi Jagan Memorial cycle road race in Berbice yesterday when he won the event in a blistering time of two hours, eight minutes and 39 seconds (2:08:39).