“What has impressed me most over the time I have worked with Houshang is his continual commitment to building and developing young Canadian talent within the sport of cycling.”
- Svein Tuft
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PacificSport Riders Storm Nationals Podium

July 22, 2003

A full contingent of Canadian pros contested the Tim Hortons National Mountain Bike Championships in Whistler July 19-20 and riders on the PacificSport cycling program claimed the

honours.

Leading the world-class field in the men's race were Roland Green, Ryder Hesjedal and Seamus McGrath who dominated most of the race. Roland was the clear leader coming into the bell lap when Seamus suffered a mechanical on the last climb and saw his second
place fade. Ryder took second, Geoff Kabush third, Chris Sheppard took fourth and Seamus fifth. Other results: Andreas Hestler 7; Roddi Legga 9; Carter Hovey 12; Menno Hubregtse 37.

In the women's race, Quebec's Marie-Helen Premont took off right from the start and stayed away from Chrissy Redden and Alison Sydor who were locked in a race for second and third place. It was only when Alison suffered a mechanical that Chrissy pulled away to
cross the line ahead of her PacificSport teammate. Trish Sinclair claimed fourth and Melanie McQuaid sixth.

In the men's junior race, Max Plaxton showed his championship form early on as he rode away from the field and had a two minute lead after the first lap.

Full results are available on www.canadiancyclist.com.


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Winter Training Camp Registration

The first PCC Winter Training Camp is open for registration. The camp, led by head coach Houshang Amiri, will run from December 6 - 9 and be based at PCC in Victoria. The camp will prepare you for the 2018-2019 cycling season with a focus on building an aerobic base. Rides aim to improve endurance and boost aerobic capacity for endurance cycling disciplines such as road, track, MTB and triathlon. more >

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Two Silver, One Bronze at World MTB Championships

Victoria's Alison Sydor and Ryder Hesjedal won two silver medals at the... more >

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