Mountain Bike News

 

A NEW ERA BEGINS IN CANADIAN CYCLING WITH A NEW NAME AND LOOK
The Board of Directors of the Canadian Cycling Association is pleased to announce that the organization will be known as Cycling Canada Cyclisme from this date forward.

PENDREL, BATTY AND PLAXTON RACE TO TOP10 AT WORLD CUP IN FRANCE
May 20, 2012 - The two Canadian Mountain Bike Champions Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, BC (Team Luna Pro) and Max Plaxton of Victoria, BC ), as well as Emily Batty (Subaru-Trek) all finished in the Top 10 in the last Olympic qualifying World Cup in La Bresse, France.

ANDRÉANNE PICHETTE RODE TO ELEVENTH POSITION AT MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP
May 19, 2012 - Canadian mountain biker Andréanne Pichette rode to the eleventh place in the women’s U23 race at the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup, today, La Bresse, France.

COUPE CANADA CUP STARTS THIS WEEKEND IN MONT-TREMBLANT
May 17, 2012 - The 2012 Canada Cup is set to begin this weekend in Mont-Tremblant, where hundreds of mountain bike enthusiasts will race for coveted points that will ultimately crown the 2012 Canada Cup Champions.

THREE CANADIAN IN TOP 10 AT MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP
May 12, 2012 - Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, BC (Team Luna Pro), Emily Batty of Brooklin, ON (Team Subaru-Trek) and Marie-Hélène Prémont of Chateau Richer, QC all crossed the finish line of the UCI Mountain World Cup in Czech Republic within the Top 10, proving once more that Canada is a nation to watch in women’s Mountain biking.  

MCNEELY, PICHETTE FASTEST CANADIANS AT MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP
May 12, 2012 - Canadian mountain bikers Evan McNeely and Andréanne Pichette were the top Canadian riders in the Under 23 category at the 2012 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Nove Mesto Na Morave, Czech Republic, on Saturday.

LARGER CREW OF CANADIAN MOUNTAIN BIKERS TO COMPETE IN NEXT TWO WORLD CUPS
May 10, 2012 - A larger crew of Canadian mountain bikers will be racing the next two UCI Worlds Cup events, hoping to score some very precious points for Canada in the UCI Olympic qualification process.

WORLD CLASS MOUNTAIN BIKERS AMANDA SIN AND CATHERINE VIPOND TO BRING FAST AND FEMALE MESSAGE TO ONTARIO
May 7, 2012 – On June 2nd, Canadian National Mountain Bike team members Amanda Sin (SCOTT-3Rox Racing) and Catherine Vipond (Norco Factory Team) will host 45 female youth riders between grades 4 to 12 for a morning of inspiration at Hardwood Ski and Bike. This will mark Fast and Female’s second mountain biking event ever.

BACK ON WINNING WAYS: PENDREL WINS WORLD CUP IN HOUFFALIZE
April 15, 2012 - Canadian Mountain Biker Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, British Columbia found her winning ways today in the second UCI World Cup of the 2012 season, in Houffalize, Belgium.

FRÉDÉRIQUE TRUDEL COMES 39th AMONG JUNIOR AT WORLD CUP IN HOUFFALIZE
April 14, 2012 - Mountain biker Frédérique Trudel of Breakeyville, QC, the reigning Canadian Junior Champion, finished 39th in the women junior race at the 2012 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Houffalize, Belgium.

THREE CANADIAN TOP5 AT THE UCI MOUNTAIN BIKE PAN-AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIPS IN MEXICO
April 9, 2012 - The 2012 UCI Mountain Bike Continental Championships were held this past weekend in Puebla, Mexico. The Canadian team only sent athletes to compete in the U23 races, for both the men and women.

BIGGER CANADIAN CONTINGENT AT MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP IN HOUFFALIZE
April 9, 2012 - A bigger Canadian presence will be felt this weekend as more Canadian mountain bikers will partake in the second UCI World Cup race of the 2012 mountain bike season, in Houffalize, Belgium.

STEVE SMITH FIFTH IN DOWNHILL AT UCI WORLD CUP IN SOUTH AFRICA
March 18, 2012 - The 2012 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in South Africa continued today featuring the downhill races, and Steve Smith of Cassidy, British Columbia finished in fifth position to start the 2012 season.

 EMILY BATTY AND CATHARINE PENDREL START SEASON WITH PODIUM PERFORMANCES
March 17, 2012 - The 2012 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Tour kicked off today, and Canada’s women sent a strong and clear message: they are ready.

MOUNTAIN BIKING WORLD CUP SERIES BEGIN THIS WEEK IN SOUTH AFRICA
March 15, 2012 - The 2012 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup Tour begins this weekend with both cross-country and downhill races in Pietermaritzburg, Republic of South African, and Canada will have its top stars competing either for the Canadian team or for their respective professional cycling teams.

MOUNTAIN BIKERS READY FOR SUCCESS IN 2012 AFTER SERIES OF TRAINING CAMPS
March 05, 2012 - Canada’s mountain bikers are ready for another exciting season, headlined by the 2012 UCI World Cup Tour, 2012 UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships and the 2012 Olympic Games in London, UK.

CANADIANS PENDREL, PLAXTON WIN MELLOW JOHNNY’S CLASSIC
March 03, 2012 - Canadian mountain bikers Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, BC (Team Luna Pro) and Max Plaxton of Victoria, BC (Team Specialized), both defending Canadian Champions, took the first place of the Pro UCI race at the Mellow Johnny’s Classic, the opening race of the USA Pro XCT Race Series down near Austin, Texas.

2012 MOUNTAIN BIKE CALENDAR FEATURES STRONG CANADA CUP, UCI WORLD CUP EVENTS
December 16, 2011 - The Canadian Cycling Association (CCA) is pleased to unveil the 2012 Mountain Bike calendar, which features the UCI World Cup at Mont-Sainte-Anne, the 2012 Canadian Mountain Bike Championships as well as six events on the Canada Cup series, for both downhill and cross-country.

TACX PARTNERS WITH THE CANADIAN CYCLING ASSOCIATION TO REACH EXCELLENCE
December 09, 2011 - The Canadian Cycling Association (CCA) would like to welcome Tacx, its newest partner that will help propel Canada’s cycling teams to new heights across the world and in the years to come.

MAX PLAXTON, AMANDA SIN WIN CANADA’S FIRST MEDALS AT 2011 PAN-AM GAMES
October 15, 2011 - Max Plaxton of Victoria, BC (Team Specialized USA) and Amanda Sin of Collingwood, ON (Team 3-Rox Racing) gave Canada its first two medals at the 2011 Pan-American Games in the Mountain bike events held in Tapalpa, Mexico.

CANADIAN WOMEN ADD TWO MEDALS AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN DOWNHILL
September 4, 2011 - Canadian mountain biker Lauren Rosser of Squamish, BC won the bronze medal in the women’s junior downhill race, while Claire Buchar of Whistler, BC also raced to the bronze medal, at her tenth participation at World Championships, on the last day of competition at the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships.

CANADIAN CATHARINE PENDREL CROWNED MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CHAMPION
September 3, 2011 - Canadian mountain biker Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, British Columbia, who grew up in Harvey Station, New Brunswick was crowned World Champion on Saturday in the Olympic disciple of cross-country at the 2011 International Cycling Union (UCI) Mountain Bike World Championships in Champéry, Switzerland.

HAROLD WOOLNOUGH FLATS OUT IN FOUR-CROSS AT MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLDS
September 2, 2011 - It was not to be Harold Woolnough’s lucky day, as he flatted out in the second heat of the final rounds of the four-cross race to finish in 25th place at his rookie participation at UCI Mountain Bike World Championships, and third international competition of his short career.

BOUCHARD WITHIN TOP 30 AT FIRST WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN THE U23 CATEGORY
September 2, 2011 - The 2011 UCI World Championships continued on Friday in Champéry, Switzerland with the presentation of the cross-country race for the Men U23 category.

ROSSER LEAD CANADIAN DOWNHILL GROUP IN TIMED SESSIONS AT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
September 2, 2011 - Lauren Rosser of Squamish, British Columbia, the defending World Champion in the junior downhill, posted the sixth fastest time in the timed session on Friday at the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike and Trial World Championships in Champéry, Switzerland.

HAROLD WOOLNOUGH QUALIFIES FOR FINALS WITH TENTH FASTEST TIME IN FOUR-CROSS
September 1, 2011 - Harold Woolnough of Toronto, ON, currently studying Economics and Business at the Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, BC has qualified with the tenth fastest time in the four-cross race at the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships in Champéry, Switzerland.

FRANCE CONTINUES TO DOMINATE MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
September 1, 2011 - The 2011 UCI Mountain Bike and Trial World Championships continued on Thursday in Champéry, Switzerland, with the presentation of the cross-country race for the junior men, as well as with the U23 women’s race, and France is continued their domination by winning both titles on day two of this most important event on the international calendar.

CANADIAN RELAY TEAM FINISHES SEVENTH, TRUDEL TAKES 12TH POSITION IN WOMEN’S JUNIOR RACE
August 31, 2011 - The 2011 UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships kicked off in Champéry, Switzerland, today with the presentation of the cross-country race for the junior women, as well as with the Team relay.

PENDREL, PLAXTON, MCNEELY AND VIALLE TO RIDE THE TEAM RELAY FOR CANADA
August 30, 2011 - Catharine Pendrel, Max Plaxton, Evan McNeely and Alexandre Vialle will represent Canada in the exciting team relay on Wednesday, as the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships kick off in Champéry, Switzerland, for five days of thrilling mountain bike action.

 

CANADIAN MOUNTAIN BIKE TEAM IN SUPPORT OF TEAMMATE NICK GEDDES
August 30, 2011 - The Canadian Downhill Mountain Bike Team and the Canadian Cycling Association staff will be wearing yellow shoelaces this week at the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike Championships, an initiative to show their support for Canadian downhiller Nick Geddes, currently fighting Leukemia since March at home in Canada.

FINAL CHANGES TO THE CANADIAN TEAM IN CHAMPÉRY
(Champéry, SUI – August 30, 2011) Of the initial selection list published earlier this summer by the Canadian Cycling Association, there have been a few changes to the list, especially in the downhill and four-cross categories.

CATHARINE PENDREL WINS THIRD WORLD CUP RACE THIS SEASON; RANKS #1 IN WORLD RANKINGS
August 20, 2011 - Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, British Columbia, won her third UCI World Cup race of the season on Saturday in Val di Sole (ITA), finishing off the 2011 UCI World Cup season with two consecutive World Cup victories as she prepares for the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships to be held in Switzerland starting next week. 

ROSSER TO DEFEND HER WORLD TITLE AT UCI MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS
August 12, 2011 - The Canadian Cycling Association is pleased to announce the roster selected to compete for Canada in the downhill and four-cross races at the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike and Trial World Championships in Champéry, Switzerland from August 31-September 4, 2011.

ROB FRASER POSTS FASTEST TIME AT THE CANADA CUP DH RACE
August 1, 2011 – This weekend Panorama Mountain Village hosted the final race of the 2011 Canada Cup downhill series, also a BC Cup mountain bike race, under beautiful blue skies and in front of cheering supporters.

CATHARINE PENDREL WINS MOUNTAIN BIKE OLYMPIC TEST EVENT IN ESSEX, GREAT BRITAIN
July 31, 2011 - Catharine Pendrel won the 2011 Hadleigh Farm International Olympic Test Event in Essex, Great Britain on Sunday as the one-year countdown is underway.

CATHERINE VIPOND, MATT HADLEY CROWNED 2011 CANADA CUP CHAMPIONS
July 25, 2011 - Catherine Vipond of Oshawa, ON and Matthew Hadley of Mount Hope, NB both won the highest honours of the Canada Cup series as the 2011 season concluded Sunday in Edmonton, Alta, with the presentation of the fourth and last race of the 2011 Canada Cup Mountain Bike Series.

JUNIOR POSTS FASTEST TIME AT CANADIAN DH CHAMPIONSHIPS AT PANORAMA - July 24, 2011

CANADA’S BEST DOWNHILLERS TAKE ON THE TECHNICAL COURSE AT PANORAMA
July 23, 2011 - Racers woke up to sun today after yesterday’s training in wet conditions to go head to head in the seeding run which will determine their position for tomorrow’s race for Canadian title. The course was running harder and faster than last year according to some of the riders who raced in the 2010 Canadian DH Mountain Bike Championships at Panorama Mountain Village.

TOP DOWNHILLERS READY TO GRAB HIGHEST CANADIAN HONOURS IN PANORAMA
July 22, 2011 - The weekend coming up promises lots of exciting in mountain biking, with the top downhillers of the country going head to head looking to grab the coveted Canadian titles in the U17, juniors, elite, and masters category at Panorama Mountain Village, and the top cross-country specialists racing in the final stop of the 2011 Canada Cup series in Edmonton, Alberta.

PRENDREL DOMINATING AS SHE DEFENDS HER TILE; MAX PLAXTON CREATES BIGGEST SURPRISE
16 July 2011 - Olympian Catharine Pendrel of Team Luna Pro won her third straight Canadian title today at the 2011 Canadian Mountain Bike Championships in Canmore, Alberta on Saturday, while Max Plaxton created the biggest upset of the day by winning the men’s title and stopping Geoff Kabush on his quest to make history.

Start Lists for the July 16 races at the 2011 Canadian XC Mountain Bike Championships held at the Canmore Nordic Centre in Canmore, AB are now available. Click here for more information

OLYMPIC MOUNTAIN BIKE HOPEFULS TO BATTLE FOR TOP CANADIAN HONOURS IN ALBERTA ROCKIES
This may be one of your last chances to watch Olympic Mountain Bike hopefuls in Canada prior to the London 2012 Olympic Games as the Canadian Cross Country Mountain Bike Championships, hosted by Cyclemeisters/Bow Cycle, takes place in Canmore, Alta., on July 16 and July 17, with the Elite races being held on Saturday.

STEVE SMITH NARROWLY MISSES PODIUM IN DOWNHILL AT WINDHAM WORLD CUP
July 10, 2011 - The 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup event in Windham, NY continued today with both elite races for the downhill discipline, and Canadian rider Steve Smith of Cassidy, BC raced to a fourth place finish, missing the podium by just 0.2 seconds as he continues his excellent season on the international scene.

CATHARINE PENDREL CONTINUES TO EXCEL ON UCI MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP TOUR
July 09, 2011 - The 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup season continued today with the presentation of the cross-country races for all age categories in Windham, NY, and Catharine Pendrel settled for the second place of the women’s Elite race.

LAUREN ROSSER WINS JUNIOR CROSS-COUNTRY RACE AT MONT-SAINTE-ANNE WORLD CUP
July 3, 2011 - The junior cross-country races and the elite downhill races were the highlight of today’s programme at the 2011 Mountain Bike UCI World Cup action in Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC. Lauren Rosser, the junior downhill World Champion, showed that she is a complete, versatile athlete by winning the women’s junior race in what was a Canadian podium-sweep.

 CANADIAN CATHARINE PENDREL TAKES WORLD CUP VICTORY ON HOME SOIL
- July 2, 2011 After almost one month break from the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup tour, Canadian cyclist Catharine Pendrel of Team Luna Pro took the top honours of the Women’s cross-country race in front of thousands of cheering fans in Mont-Sainte-Anne, near Québec City this afternoon.

MTB Canadian Championship Relay info

HADLEY, BERKENPAS TAKE CROSS COUNTRY LEAD IN CANADA CUP STANDINGS
May 31, 2011 - Here are the results of the 2011 Canada Cup cross country races held in Baie Saint-Paul, QC on Sunday May 29.

PENDREL HITS THE PODIUM FOR THE FIRST TIME THIS SEASON, SECOND IN OFFENBURG
May 29, 2011 - Canadian mountain biker Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, BC, riding for Luna Pro Team rode to the second place in the cross country race at the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Offenburg, Germany, her best result of the season.
 

EVAN MCNEELY 50TH AT MOUNTAIN BIKE WORLD CUP IN OFFENBURG, GERMANY
May 28, 2011 - Canadian cyclist Evan McNeely of Kingston, Ontario finished 50th on Saturday in the Men’s Espoirs/U23 race at the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Offenburg, Germany.
 

ANDREW MITCHELL, LAUREN ROSSER TAKE FIRST CANADA CUP DOWNHILL WIN AT MONT-TREMBLANT
May 24, 2011 - Sunday in Mont-Tremblant was held the first downhill race of the 2011 Canada Cup Series, and Andrew Mitchell and Lauren Rosser took the victory in their respective gender categories as they raced down the treacherous 2.3-km course at Mont-Tremblant, in the Laurentians.
 

PENDREL CRACKS TOP TEN, SEVENTH AT UCI WORLD CUP IN DALBY FOREST
May 22, 2011 - It was a big day at the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Dalby Forest, Great Britain continued Sunday in Dalby Forest, Great Britain with the Elite races for both the men and the women’s well as for the women’s Espoir category.
 

HUSBAND AND WIFE TAKE WINS IN BOTH ELITE RACES AT OPENING CANADA CUP EVENT OF 2011 SEASON
May 21, 201 - Matt Hadley of Fredericton, New Brunswick and Catherine Vipond of Oshawa, ON, married to each other, took the victories in the opening cross-country races of the 2011 Canada Cup Series at Mont-Tremblant, Québec.

DESPITE MECHANICAL ISSUES, McNEELY FINISHES 42ND AT WORLD CUP IN GREAT BRITAIN
May 21, 2011 - Three Canadian mountain bikers were in action today in Dalby Forest, Great Britain on the opening day of the second UCI World Cup of the season.

CANADIAN MOUNTAIN BIKERS OFF TO EUROPE FOR A SET OF TWO UCI WORLD CUP RACES
May 19, 2011 - The Canadian Cycling Association (CCA) is pleased to announce the athletes selected for the 2011 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup races in Yorkshire-Dalby Forest, GBR on May 21-22, and Offenburg, GER on May 28-29.

2011 CANADA CUP CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF MOUNTAIN BIKE ACTION
May 17, 2011 - The 2011 Canada Cup National Cycling Series promises a breathtaking season, filled with action and adrenaline as it celebrates its 20th anniversary of mountain bike excellence in Canada.

RESULTS April 23-24: [UCI WORLD CUP] – MOUNTAIN BIKE, XCO,DH

Updates to 2010 MTB Programs Selection Criteria
Minor changes to be read on the CCA MTB 2011 selection policy documents.
The Changes are highlighted below:
1) Page 38 as it pertains to 2011 World Championships – Elite Women – Team Size
 

National Mountain Bike Team: Winter Training Camp 2011 Selection Criteria

LAUREN ROSSER WORLD JR CHAMPION, MAKES HISTORY; STEVE SMITH WINS SILVER
September 5, 2010 - Lauren Rosser (Squamish, BC) won the gold medal and the title of world junior champion in women’s downhill on the last day of 2010 Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships in Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC.

PENDREL INCHES FROM THE PODIUM; KABUSH COMES 8TH
September 3, 2010 -Mountain biker Catherine Pendrel (Harvey Station, NB) finished her majestic season just inches from stepping on the podium in the cross-country race at the 2010 Mountain Bike World Championships in Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC.

McNeely And Caron Crack Top 10 In Junior Racing At Mountain Bike Worlds
September 3, 2010 - Evan McNeely (Kingston, ON) and Antoine Caron (Stoneham, QC) cracked the Top 10 in the Men’s junior race today as the 2010 UCI Mountain Bike World Championships continues in Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC.

Emily Batty fifth despite fighting sickness
September 2, 2010 - Canadian Mountain Bike cyclist Emily Batty (Brooklyn, ON) crossed the finish line in fifth position of the U23 women cross-country race at the 2010 UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships at Mont-Sainte-Anne.

Andréane Lanthier-Nadeau ends 10th in the Women’s JR race at the 2010 Mountain Bike World Championships
September 1, 2010 - The 2010 UCI Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships, being held at Mont-Sainte-Anne, opened today with an outstanding performance by the young Canadian cyclist Andréane Lanthier-Nadeau (Quebec QC), who finished tenth in the women's JR cross-country race, doing so in her first international race.

Catharine Pendrel Wins Gold Medal And Overall Mountain Bike World Cup Title; Prémont Takes Silver Medal
August 28, 2010 - Canadian Mountain Bike riders Catharine Pendrel (Kamloops, BC) and Marie-Hélène Prémont (Château-Richer, QC) took the first two spots in the sixth and last Cross-Country race of the 2010 season in Wyndham, New-York.

Canadian Cycling Association And Louis Garneau Unveil Canadian Jerseys For World Champs
August 11, 2010 - The Canadian Cycling Association (CCA), in collaboration with Louis Garneau Inc, is proud to unveil the Canadian uniforms for the 2010 Mountain Bike and Trials World Championships and the 2010 Para-cycling World Championships.

 MTB: Louis Garneau, Official Clothing Supplier for the UCI MOUNTAIN BIKE AND TRIAL WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS Organizing Committee
In 2010, the Mont-Sainte-Anne is the host of the best mountain bike festival to date, and Louis Garneau Sports is proud to take part in it.

2010 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships Are Coming To Canada
August 6, 2010 - The Canadian Cycling Association (CCA) is proud to announce the athletes selected to represent Canada at the 2010 UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships, to be held at Mont-Sainte-Anne, QC from September 1 -5, 2010.

Kabush, Prémont Top Canadians at UCI Mountain Bike World Cup in Champéry, Switzerland
July 25, 2010 - The Canadian Mountain Bike team took to the slopes of Champéry, Switzerland today to battle in the fourth UCI World Cup race of the 2010 season. Canada’s Geoff Kabush and Marie-Hélène Prémont posted Canada’s best results in the Elite category, and Emily Batty posted the third fastest time in the Women’s U23 race.

Canada Crowns New Mountain Bike Masters Champions
July 18, 2010 - It was a changing of the guards of sorts, as every Master category saw a new Canadian Champion crowned at the Canmore Nordic Centre in Canmore, Alberta.

Catharine Pendrel, Geoff Kabush Defend at 2010 Mountain Bike Canadian Championships
July 17, 2010 - Both Catharine Pendrel and Geoff Kabush successfully defended their Canadian titles on Saturday at the 2010 Mountain Bike Canadian Championships in the beautiful Rocky Mountains at the Canmore Nordic Centre in Canmore, Alberta.

U17 and Junior races, Women's and Men's Elite and U23 races, completed at MTB Championships at Nordic Centre in Canmore
July 17, 2010 - Results of the races at the 2010 Mountain Bike Canadian Championships. A full release will be sent at the end of the competition.

Watch the Mountain Bike Canadian Championships Live On Webstream
July 17, 2010 - Canadian Cycling fans will be presented with a multitude of ways to catch the racing action live this weekend from the cross country events of the 2010 Mountain Bike Canadian Championships, including, live results, live webstream and regular twitter updates.

Canmore, Alberta Is Set To Welcome Canada’s Best Mountain Bikers
July 15, 2010 - The 2010 Canadian Cycling Association (CCA) National Mountain Bike Championships will take place this upcoming weekend, on July 17th and July 18th, 2010 at The Canmore Nordic Center in Alberta, where nearly 400 Mountain bikers will ride to become Canada’s best.

Downhill riders at their best for 2010 Mountain Bike Canadian Championships
July 11, 2010 - Andrew Mitchell (Victoria, BC) and Micayla Gatto (West Vancouver, BC) took home the Canadian Elite titles at the 2010 Mountain Bike Canadian Championships, which kicked off Sunday with the downhill events in Panorama Mountain Village, BC.

National Cycling Championships- DHI - July 10 -11, 2010 - CASH Purse $1500 
Mad Trapper Canada Cup - DHI - July 17 -18, 2010 - CASH Purse $2500 
Register before July 1st and save $10.00. Information, can be found at www.panoramaresort.com. Racers can also go directly to www.karelo.com keyword: Panorama to register.

MTB: Updates to 2010 MTB Programs Selection Criteria
June 11, 2010 - Minor changes to be read on the CCA MTB 2010 selection policy documents.

MTB: Canadian Cycling Association Hosts MTB Talent ID Camp
June 11, 2010 -Hardwood Hills Ski and Bike played host to the first National Talent ID Day of 2010 following the third stop on the Canada Cup circuit. The program was lead by National Team Coach, Dan Proulx. Riders from the Canadian National Team also coached at this camp. A total of 10 athletes participated in the program.

 

 

 

Canada Cup XCO Elite Series Leaders after 3 Events.
Elite Men Andrew Watson (Norco Factory Team)
Elite Women Catherine Vipond (Norco Factory Team)

 

 

Offenburg World Cup – National Team Report
May 25, 2010 - A strong group of Canadian mountain bikers made their way to Europe for the third stop on the UCI World Cup circuit.

May 18, 2010 - Canadian Cycling Association MTB Racing Weekend Re-Cap

2010 Canada Cup Mountain Bike Series
May 13, 2010 - The Canadian Cycling Association (CCA) is pleased to present the 2010 edition of the Canada Cup Mountain Bike Series.

Publication of qualification systems for the 2012 London Olympics
May 12, 2010 - The qualification systems for track cycling, mountain bike and BMX for the 2012 London Olympic Games are now available.

April 27, 2010 -  2010 Canada Cup Specific Series Rules now available.

World Cup #1 Dalby: Photos and Report
April 25, 2010 - World Cup cross country season opener in Dalby Forest, Yorkshire (GBR).  Photos and report from canadiancyclist.com.
 

Canadian MTB Team overcomes travel disruptions and makes it to Europe
April 22, 2010 - After a week of travel disruption around Europe, caused by Eyjafjallajokull the Icelandic Valcano.

Press release - Sixth round of the 2010 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup: Leogang replaces Schladming
Originally scheduled to take place in Schladming, Austria, the sixth round of the 2010 UCI Mountain Bike World Cup will now take place in another Austrian resort, Leogang (Salzburger Land). The date, (June 19th and 20th) remains unchanged.

Team Canada Travels to Guatemala for the 2010 Pan American MTB Championships
April 7, 2010 - Lead by Head coach Dan Proulx, Team Canada is traveling to Guatemala City, Guatemala for the upcoming Pan-Am MTB Championships on April 11th 2010

National MTB Coach Dan Proulx Interview
An interview with Canadian National Mountain Bike Coach Dan Proulx at the 2010 pre-season training camp in Tucson, Arizona

CCA National Team Camp a Success
February 20, 2010 - For the first time in at least a decade, the Canadian Cycling Association (CCA) held a pre-season camp for members of the national team. The camp, which finishes Sunday (February 21st) brought together road, mountain and one para athlete in Tucson, Arizona.

Tucson Winter Training Camp - Blog Entry – Feb 23, 2010
The first road, para and mountain bike combined National Team camp in over 10 years officially kicked off Friday in Tucson, Arizona.

Tucson Winter Training Camp - Blog Entry #2 – Feb 16, 2010
The first road, para and mountain bike combined National Team camp in over 10 years officially kicked off Friday in Tucson, Arizona.

Selections for 2010 CCA Winter Training Camp
February 8, 2010 - The Canadian Cycling Association is pleased to announce the athletes who participate in the winter training camp this February. The camp runs from Feb 11-21 in Tucson, Arizona.

Training tips from Canada's top Mountain Bikers - November 27, 2009

Pendrel top Canadian at mountain bike World Cup - September 13, 2009

Canadians Kabush and Pendrel fifth and sixth at world mountain bike championships - September 5, 2009

2009 Canada Cup Mountain Bike Series - September 1, 2009

Canadian Cycling Association announces Team for 2009 MTB DHI World Championships in Canberra, Australia - September 1, 2009

Canada wins silver medal in team relay at mountain bike world championships - September 1, 2009

Canada Summer Games Moutain Bike XCO
August 16, 2009 - The start of the first mountain bike practice day was the awesome course at Brookvale Provincial Ski Park. The course is just over 4.3KM a ride able 50/50 mix of technical single track with lots of exposed roots and fast open double track.
Canadian Cycling Association announces Team for 2009 MTB XCO World Championships in Canberra, Australia

August 12, 2009 - The Canadian Cycling Association announced today an 8 member Senior and 3 member U23 team for the 2009 MTB XCO World Championships, September 1st – 6th 2009 in Canberra, Australia.
Victoria’s Geoff Kabush wins first mountain bike World Cup gold; Canada’s Catharine Pendrel adds bronze in women’s race - August 2, 2009

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