by Louise Hodgson-Jones
February 3, 2014, Victoria, BC (ISN) – The Pacific Cycling Centre will host its fifth training camp in preparation for the 2014 season, from March 6 - 9, 2014.
December 13, 2013, TRENTINO, Italy (ISN) – Canada kept rolling in hockey and men’s curling on Friday at the 26th Winter Universiade, while results weren’t as conclusive in women’s curling and biathlon.
December 6, 2013, Victoria, BC (ISN) - The Pacific Cycling Centre will host its third off-season winter training camp in preparation for the 2013-2014 season, from January 9 - 12, 2014. The camp will continue to focus on endurance, strength, core stability, flexibility and balance.
November 15, 2013, Nanaimo, BC (ISN) - The Kona Kup on November 10th doubled this year as BC Provincials Cyclocross Championships, and Bowen Park in Nanaimo has been a popular stop for the Cross on the Rock race series since 2009. It has the distinction of being our 2nd biggest event ever for it’s 2012 race, but also one of the toughest scoring 3rd and 9th for our toughest events in our 50 race history.
November 7, 2013, Nanaimo (ISN) - If you are a regular COTR racer but only have a citizen license (or even a day of race) and think it is a BIG expense to upgrade for one race (and possibly National Champs).
October 31, 2013 (ISN) - After a successful inaugural year, the Vancouver Island Performance Youth Racing Squad (VIPYRS) is pleased to announce its affiliation with Pacific Cycling Centre (PCC) in Victoria, BC. The partnership will expose VIPYRS to a new level of competition with access to PCC's Houshang Amiri – noted National, Olympic, and UCI Coach.
October 30. 2013 (ISN) - Ryder Hesjedal on Wednesday admitted to doping "more than 10 years ago" amid allegations from disgraced Danish cyclist Michael Rasmussen, who wrote in his new book Yellow Fever that the Victoria native used banned products, including EPO, dating back to the 2003 season.
October 23, 2013, Victoria (ISN) - The Pacific Cycling Centre will host its second off-season winter training camp in preparation for the 2013-2014 season, from December 12 - 15, 2013.
By Ryan Szatmary, Vikes Communications
October 21, 2013, VICTORIA (ISN) - Not all athletes grow up playing the sport they eventually excel at. Some people go through their youth and arrive at university not planning on a career as a professional athlete.
October 21, 2013, VICTORIA, BC (ISN) – After an exciting assessment camp showcasing some outstanding BC cyclists, the Canadian Sport Institute Pacific has now confirmed the seven athletes who will take part in the Cycling Talent Development Program (Cycling TDP) for the initial trial period.
October 8, 2013, VICTORIA, B.C. (ISN) - The Pacific Cycling Centre in Victoria is hosting a free seminar on Saturday October 19, to help prepare cyclists for the 2013 - 2014 racing season.
October 3, 2013, London, ON - The province's best track riders competed this past weekend at the Ontario track cycling championships, at the Forest City Velodrome in London, Ont.