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Svein Tuft

Team: ORICA-GreenEDGE
Olympian: Yes
Nationality: Canadian
Discipline: Road and Track
Age: 40
Strengths: Time Trial
Hobbies: hiking, running, weight training, freestyle wrestling

A member of the Canadian National team since 2001, Svein competed in his first cycling road race at the 1999 BC Provincial Championships. In 2008 he competed in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, placed second in the time trial at the World Championships and became the first Canadian to win the Tour de Beauce since 1995. In 2004, took a break from cycling to hike and tour, but returned part way through the season to become the National Time Trial Champion. He has won the Canadian National Time Trials eight times.

News Stories

June 27, 2014 Svein Tuft on Commonwealth Games Team


June 27, 2014 Svein Tuft wins 9th TT Title


May 10, 2014 Congratulations Svein


July 10, 2013 Svein Tuft 6th in Tour Time Trial


June 20, 2013 Svein Tuft to Ride in Tour de France


June 14, 2013 Svein Tuft wins ITT


April 30, 2013 Svein Tuft named in Giro Squad


April 04, 2013 Svein Tuft 5th in TT


January 25, 2013 Svein Tuft wins ITT


November 30, 2012 PCC Mentors Assist New Cycling Initiative


October 02, 2012 Svein Tuft wins Duo Normand


September 17, 2012 Bronze for Svein Tuft in TTT


September 17, 2012 New Talent Development Program Launched


September 14, 2012 Svein Tuft selected for Road Worlds


August 29, 2012 Svein Tuft in UCI Selection Pool


August 12, 2012 Svein Tuft Leading GC


July 16, 2012 Third Win for Svein Tuft


July 11, 2012 Svein Tuft wins UBC GP


July 09, 2012 Svein Tuft wins Criterium


June 29, 2012 Strength versus Weakness


June 25, 2012 PCC Cyclists Podium at Road Nationals


May 14, 2012 Pacific Cycling Centre offers New Track Program


May 14, 2012 Pacific Cycling Centre offers New Track Program


May 14, 2012 Svein Tuft named to Olympic Pool


March 14, 2012 Svein Tuft 4th in ITT


March 07, 2012 Svein Tuft’s Team Scores First Win in Italy


July 19, 2010 PCC Trained Athletes Podium at the Tour de White Rock


February 03, 2010 Pacific Cycling Centre hosts 3rd successful Winter Training Camp


January 19, 2010 Pacific Cycling Centre Winter Training Camp


October 20, 2009 Good result for Svein Tuft at the Sun Tour


October 09, 2009 Svein Tuft to ride in the Jayco Herald Sun Tour


September 15, 2009 PCC Cyclists named to Road World's Team


February 09, 2009 Svein Tuft Headlines the New York Times


October 14, 2008 Sports Excellence Speaker Series


September 26, 2008 Svein Tuft wins Silver at Worlds


September 05, 2008 NCC Cyclists named to World Road Cycling Championships Team


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coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri
June 27, 2014
Tuft wins 9th TT Title
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June 27, 2014
Tuft on CG Team
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May 10, 2014
Congratulations Svein
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coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri
coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri
coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri
coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri
coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri
coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri
coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri
coaching, cycling, victoria, masters, olympics, houshang amiri