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Kristen Faulkner Finishes Second at Tour de Suisse!

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Kristen Faulkner Finishes Second at Tour de Suisse!

Tuesday, June 21, 2022 After a tight battle, the race for the general classification came down to the final kilometers of the Tour de Suisse on Tuesday. Team BikeExchange-Jayco rider Kristen Faulkner rode to a courageous second place overall after taking second place on the final stage due to a late crash in slick conditions. Faulkner accelerated into the general classification lead on the second day of the four-stage Tour de Suisse after Sunday’s time trial. She took the win on the stage, sharing the podium with teammates Georgia Williams and Georgia Baker. After a solid finish in the peloton...

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GROENEWEGEN, MATTHEWS BUILD MOMENTUM FOR TEAM BIKEEXCHANGE-JAYCO

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GROENEWEGEN, MATTHEWS BUILD MOMENTUM FOR TEAM BIKEEXCHANGE-JAYCO

MONDAY, JUNE 20, 2022 Team BikeExchange-Jayco found success at two key European stage races that wrapped up over the weekend. Dylan Groenewegen won a stage at the Tour of Slovenia, and Michael Matthews took the points jersey at the Tour de Suisse. Groenewegen sprinted to victory on Stage 2 at the Tour of Slovenia, delivering on the team’s key objective at the five-day stage race. The 28-year-old Dutchman collected his fifth win of the season when he powered his Propel Advanced SL team bike with a CADEX WheelSystem to the win on the 174km stage from Ptuj to Rogaška Slatina, a hard-fought day that...

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Radka Kahlefeldt on the Podium at Ironman Cairns!

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Radka Kahlefeldt on the Podium at Ironman Cairns!

Monday, June 13, 2022 Liv Racing Collective athlete Radka Kahlefeldt finished second at Ironman Asia Pacific Championships in Cairns, Australia on Sunday. The result, impressive on its own, was underscored for two reasons – it was Kahlefeldt’s first major race since February 2020 and it was her first-ever full Ironman. Normally an Ironman 70.3-distance specialist, Radka Kahlefeldt has had a goal to race a full-distance Ironman. Her plans to race an Ironman were disrupted by Covid in March 2020. Kahlefeldt took a break from racing through her pregnancy with her second child, who she gave birth to in March 2021....

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THOUSANDS JOIN 14TH ANNUAL RIDE LIKE KING TO BENEFIT WORLD BICYCLE RELIEF!

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THOUSANDS JOIN 14TH ANNUAL RIDE LIKE KING TO BENEFIT WORLD BICYCLE RELIEF!

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 8, 2022 Giant Group's annual Ride Like King event once again brought together riders from around the world to honor company founder King Liu’s longstanding efforts to raise awareness about the benefits of cycling. Participants helped generate hundreds of bike donations for communities in need. Organized in partnership with Zwift and World Bicycle Relief, the 14th annual Ride Like King event was held over three days in May. More than 3,500 participants joined online Zwift rides, and thousands more organized their own outdoor group rides worldwide. For the Zwift rides, one World Bicycle Relief Buffalo Bicycle was donated for every 1,000km...

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VAN DEN HAM SCORES BACK-TO-BACK GRAVEL WINS IN CALIFORNIA!

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VAN DEN HAM SCORES BACK-TO-BACK GRAVEL WINS IN CALIFORNIA!

TUESDAY, JUNE 7, 2022 Four-time Canadian cyclocross champion Michael van den Ham traded in his ’cross bike for the summer to focus on some gravel racing with his Revolt Advanced Pro, and the Easton-Giant rider from British Columbia has been racking up big wins on the West Coast of North America. Van den Ham made a name for himself on the U.S. gravel circuit with breakthrough wins at two popular gravel festivals, Grinduro California and the Lost and Found Gravel Festival. The May 20-21 Grinduro California event at Mt. Shasta featured a unique format that combines gravel riding with timed...

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