Archives from XC

Sep. 23, 2016

#ThanksCoach: Provincial team coach Mike Charuk ignites passion for cycling

National Coaches Week is a week to celebrate the tremendous positive impact coaches have on athletes and communities across Canada. This week is an opportunity to recognize coaches for the integral role they play …

Sep. 6, 2016

Catharine Pendrel Wins XCO World Cup Title

Catharine Pendrel (Luna Pro Team) of Kamloops, BC, capped off a season that already includes an Olympic bronze medal with the overall World Cup title in Women's Cross-country on Sunday, in Andorra. Pendrel finished third …

Aug. 19, 2016

XC BC Cup Finals & Canadian Open Canada Cup Final

Registration. Pre-registration (online) is mandatory and will open June 1, 2016. Elite and Junior Expert riders should register for Canada Open XC | Elite + Junior Expert and all other categories should register as Canada Open XC | …

Aug. 8, 2016

Pendrel Wins Mont-Ste-Anne World Cup for Record 4th Time

Catharine Pendrel (Luna Pro Team) of Kamloops, BC, won the 12th Mountain Bike World Cup of her career on Sunday at Mont-Ste-Anne, Quebec, in the Elite Women’s competition. She was joined on the podium …

Jul. 11, 2016

Canadian Mountain Bike XCO & XCE Championships

XCO REGISTRATION XCE REGISTRATION   Fresh off the world championships in the Czech Republic, and a little over a month before the mountain bike competition at the Rio Games, Canada's top mountain bike …

Jul. 10, 2016

Pendrel Overcomes Technical Problems to Finish Top-Ten at MTB World Cup #4, Finn Iles wins Junior Men DH

(Lenzerheide, SUI – July 10, 2016) Canadian riders had to fight back from mechanical problems at Round 4 of the Mountain Bike World Cup in Lenzerheide, Switzerland, on Sunday.  Catharine Pendrel of Kamloops, BC, …

Jun. 30, 2016

BC Mountain Bike Championships Recap

The best riders from across British Columbia and beyond descended on Whistler Blackcomb this weekend for the 2016 Mountain Bike Championships for both downhill and cross-country. Riders were stoked on the two new challenging, technical …

Jun. 13, 2016

Guthrie & Handford Win Elite Men & Junior Women at Canada Cup XC #4

Emily Batty (Trek Factory Racing) and Evan Guthrie (Norco Factory Racing) dominated the Elite races on Sunday, at the fourth round of the 2016 Cross-country Canada Cup, at Hardwood Ski and Bike, in Oro-Medonte, …

Jun. 11, 2016

Cowtrail Classic

Taking place on Saturday June 11, 2016 in the gorgeous Nicola Valley near Merritt, the race will feature a 16 km or 32 km cross-country bike race. The race is now one or two 16 km loops …

May. 28, 2016

POSTPONED: The Seymour Skinner p/b MEC – XC BC Cup #4

POSTPONED Hello Racers, It is with our most sincere apologies that we are in a position that we must postpone the Seymour Skinner race to a later date in the year.  Circumstances out of our control …

Mar. 5, 2016

Bear Mountain Canada Cup – XCO #1, BC XC Cup #1

Hosted in partnership between Cycling Canada, Cycling BC and Bear Mountain resort, the 2016 Bear Mountain Canada Cup XC is sanctioned by the International Cycling Union. The Canada Cup series is designed to provide competitive …

Mar. 1, 2016

MTB Canada Cup Kicks Off at Bear Mountain on March 5th

(Ottawa, ON – March 01, 2016) Canadian mountain bikers will line up at Bear Mountain Resort in Victoria, on March 5th, for the start of the 26th season of the Canada Cup series.  This …