Browsing Archive: September, 2012

Movistar's Valverde to round off 2012 season in Lombardia

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, September 27, 2012, In : MOVISTAR Team 

Recent bronze medallist in Limburg leads strong Movistar Team at the Foglie Morte, two days after their team-mates take part at Gran Piemonte

After their satisfactory performance last week in the World Championships, where the Movistar Team riders claimed two bronze medals, the telephone squad is back on track on Italian soil with two prestigious races in the Northern part of the country: the Gran Piemonte (Thursday 27) and Il Lombardia (Saturday 29), the last UCI Wo...


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World Road Race Bronze for Movistar Team

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, September 24, 2012, In : MOVISTAR Team 

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde (3rd) gets onto the podium at road race in Limburg after a great performances from Lastras -with his long breakaway-, Castroviejo -working for the Spanish team- and Rui Costa, just outside the top ten in the final sprint

Movistar Team finished today a sensational 2012 World Championships with the bronze medal by Alejandro Valverde in the 267-kilometer road race held in the Dutch region of Limburg. The Spanish team rider took the second m...


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Movistar's Kiryienka, takes Bronze in World TT Championships

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, September 20, 2012, In : MOVISTAR Team 

Belarusian rider from Movistar Team only beaten by awesome Martin (gold) and Phinney (silver) in a tough individual time trial at the World Championships in Limburg

Movistar Team have taken their first medal in the World Championships held this week in the Dutch region of Limburg with the bronze claimed by Vasil Kiryienka in the 45.7-kilometer individual time trial from Heerlen to Valkenburg. The Belarusian rider ended in 3rd place after spending more than one hour i...


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Galius Sport Sunscreens, Massage Embrocations, Oils and Gels at Cycle Show 2012

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, September 17, 2012, In : Exhibitions 
The full range of Galius Sport sunscreens, massage embrocations, oils and gels will be on show at the NEC Cycle Show 27th - 30th September. Galius products can be viewed on the Raleigh and Accell Stands E11 and F23.




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3 Stage wins and 2nd overall crowns superb Vuelta a Espana for Movistar

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, September 10, 2012, In : MOVISTAR Team 
Movistar Team crowns superb Vuelta a España with three stage wins, the overall 2nd place by Valverde -winner of both Points and Combination jerseys- and the teams' title as they become the only squad to win in all three Grand Tours in 2012. The traditional triumphant march for the winners across the streets of Madrid -with the also-traditional mass sprint at the end, won by Degenkolb (ARG)- put an end into a spectacular 67th edition of the Vuelta a España, which crowned Alberto Contador (ST...
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Movistar's Valverde jumps into third place in Vuelta a Espana

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, September 3, 2012, In : MOVISTAR Team 

Movistar's Alejandro Valverde replaced Sky rider Froome in third place overall on Stage 15 of the Vuelta a Espana.
Full Report on MOVISTAR WEBSITE

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Gemma Steel wins Bupa Great Yorkshire Run

Posted by Galius Sun on Monday, September 3, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Galius supported athlete, Gemma Steel easily retained her title on a perfect, sunny day for road running and was unchallenged as she ran ahead of Jilly Woodthorpe and Nicola Squires finishing with a time of 33 minutes 12 seconds.
Full race report can be found at PostCodeGazett


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Lucy Gossage wins Silver at Powerman Long Distance Duathlon World Championships

Posted by Galius Sun on Sunday, September 2, 2012, In : GALIUS SUN Athletes 
Congratulations to Lucy Gossage for winning Silver at the ITU Powerman Long Distance Duathlon World Championships in Zofingen, Switzerland one of the iconic, long-standing and incredibly tough races on the annual long distance calendar.

After leading in a group of three at the end of the opening 10km run, Lucy was soon in a battle to maintain close order with the hard riding Eva Nyström (SWE). Nyström is an experienced athlete in Zofingen, second in 2007, 2008 and 2011. Gossage was to reach...
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