Showing Tag: "tt" (Show all posts)

Profile of Tracy Corbett, a Sports Massage Therapist from London

Posted by Galius Sun on Friday, August 29, 2014, In : General News 
For the past 8 years I had been working at BlueCrest, a Hedge Fund in London. At the interview, they asked me the usual question of “where do you see yourself in 3 years” my reply was winning a medal for Wales in lightweight rowing at the Commonwealth Games in 2006….

 Well the good news, I went on to achieve a bronze medal, and 8 years on, I decided to re-address the same question of “where do I see myself in 3 years time”…..



I retired from rowing in 2008 and began riding for Lond...
Continue reading ...
 

Alex Dowsett wins TT and takes overall lead in Angers

Posted by Galius Sun on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, In : MOVISTAR Team 

Alex Dowestt excels over 6.8km ITT course in Angers to claim Movistar Team's 12th success of the season, seizes lead in overall classification.

Alex Dowsett (Movistar Team) confirmed today on stage three of the Circuit de la Sarthe in Angers what he looked able to do after his sixth place in the Tirreno-Adriatico time trial. The British ITT champion made a convincing display over the 6.8km urban course to take the win and the yellow leader's jersey.

Dowsett clocked the fastest time halfway thro...


Continue reading ...
 

Alex Dowsett's first season with Movistar

Posted by Galius Sun on Friday, November 8, 2013, In : MOVISTAR Team 

A true powerhouse, a wonderful person. Dowsett joined the Movistar Team amid doubts from fans and press, and completed his first season in Blue with a stage win in his first-ever GT and the third consecutive British ITT title

The Essex boy, turned 25 in October, earned respect once again from his rivals in the peloton this year, and also brought his kind character and his great spirit to a successful team which is proud to have him on its ranks. The long, 54-kilometer individual time trial in ...


Continue reading ...
 

Alex Dowsett of Movistar wins National Time Trial Championship.

Posted by Galius Sun on Thursday, June 20, 2013, In : MOVISTAR Team 

Movistar rider Alex Dowsett becomes first-ever consecutive three-time British National Champion after overcoming a crash and a bike change in the first half of the Ayrshire course

Blood, sweat and tears were needed for Alex Dowsett to claim a historic title in British cycling. The Movistar Team rider took the telephone squad's 20th success of the 2013 season by winning the National Time Trial Championship for the third time in a now, a success never previously achieved.

The Essex rider clocked ...


Continue reading ...
 

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...


Continue reading ...