Archives from emily handford

Jul. 18, 2016

2016 Canadian XCO/XCE Championships

The 2016 Canadian Mountain Bike Championships kicked off this past Thursday with the XC Eliminator. The eliminator race is an elimination style race and a crowd favourite. Riders start the day off with a race …

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, …

Mar. 8, 2016

BC Cyclists Pendrel & Handford Win Season-Opener Canada Cup at Bear Mountain

From Cycling Canada: Canada’s national champions were the winners at the opening round of the Mountain Bike Canada Cup cross-country series on Saturday, at the Bear Mountain Resort on Vancouver Island. Riders faced a combination of …

Feb. 19, 2016

Learning to Ride Like a Girl

Looking back on her time as a pro-elite downhill racer, Amber Zirnhelt remembers just how important mentorship and support from her community were when she first started out. This realization is what prompted her to start