The 2018 Global Relay Canadian Road Championships take place this weekend and Ottawa’s Katherine Maine is looking to repeat her strong cycling performances at last year’s national events.
The June 2018 edition of the Ottawa Sportspage newspaper is now available!
Ottawa native Mike Woods recently competed in the first Grand Tour of the cycling season – the Giro d’Italia – where he finished 19th in the general classification despite dealing with a brutal case of bronchitis and crashing on Stage 11 of the race.
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By Ottawa Sportspage Synchro swimmers near podium at FINA Artistic Swimming Worlds Two of Ottawa’s top synchro athletes participated in the 2018 FINA Artistic Swimming World Series in March, including Olivia Jensen-Large, who nearly made the podium as part of Canada’s top three teams at the event. Jensen-Large placed 4th in the women’s team free…
By Ottawa Sportspage Two Ottawa cyclists placed on the podium at Round 3 of the Union Cyclist Internationale Track Cycling World Cup. The Mattamy National Cycling Centre in Milton played host to the event for the first time and on home soil Ottawa Bicycle Club products Ariane Bonhomme and Derek Gee both contributed medal performances.…
Mike Woods finished 7th in the general classification of the Vuelta a España, a three-week long (Aug. 19 – Sept. 10) Grand Tour race that started in Nîmes, France and wrapped up in Madrid, Spain. Woods’ finish was the best ever by a Canadian at the Vuelta a España and the fifth best by a Canadian in a Grand Tour race ever.