Canadian Cyclist GF Axel Merckx 24/7-2 March 26
   Follow us on Twitter
 
Find us on Facebook
 
D'Ornellas Spring Sale March 27
 
ACS Apollo Bikes - November 19
 
WoB (+6935) - Oct 28
 
Gran Fondo Mt Tremblant Jan 29
 
Share the Road - Dec 14
 

 
IMBA Canada - Dec 14
 

 
ARG Zydeco CC Feb 4
 

Daily News


 

July 15/00 10:06 am - World Cup Dual


Posted by Editoress on 07/15/00
 

World Cup Dual - Vail, Colorado

Courtesy Hank Sydor

Men
1. Brian Lopes (USA) Volvo Cannondale
2. Mickael Deldyke (Fra) Taillefer
3. Eric Carter (USA) Team GT
4. Steve Peat (GBr) Team GT

Women
1. Anne-Caroline Chausson (Fra) Volvo Cannondale
2. Tara Llanes (USA) Subaru Specialized
3. Katrina Miller (Aus) Jamis
4. Helen Mortimer (GBr) MTB UK

2 hours before the race was to start the skies were clear and it was hot. The organizers were wetting down the dual course with hoses to keep the dust down. About an hour before the race, clouds rolled in and it started to rain - hard. The race went on, despite the slippery conditions.

The downhillers were actually happy to see the rain come. The course was so dry that there was very little tire grip in many sections. The rain will pack it down and make it more ridable.

 


Return to Canadian Cyclist homepage | Back to Top
Jakroo March 30
 
Paris 2 Ancaster Feb11
 

 
TaG Cycling Feb 4
 

 

 
Dundas Speed Shop - Jan 11 (+524)
 
  


 
 © Copyright 1998-2015 Canadian Cyclist. All rights reserved.  Privacy Policy | Contact | Subscribe to RSS Feed  | Login