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Archives - June 2011

29
Jun

The Belgian Hammer

Dan Lee has written a great book on the progression and evolution of Americans in pro cycling. He is an ambassador for BikePure and has donated a few copies to us to spread the word. We are auctioning the book and one of our tees to raise money for charity in the coming week.  This …

29
Jun

World champion Role model

BikePure role model Christoph Sauser (SUI) was crowned World Champions at the UCI Mountain Bike Marathon World Championships in Montello, Italy, on Sunday, 26th June.

In front of huge crowds, Sauser, already Marathon World Champion in 2007 and Olympic cross-country World Champion in 2008, once again claimed the rainbow jersey. He covered the 115.7 km in …

28
Jun

Melissa Hoskins (Jayco-AIS) Interview

Melissa Hoskins may not be a name you’re too familiar with, but we can assure you you soon will be. Melissa became a familiar name on the European circuit when she put in a blistering sprint finish to win the Begijnendijk Kermesse (circuit race) in Belgium recently

25
Jun

Team Case Study

BikePure are simply a gathering of cyclists around the who are working for a better future. One of the cycling groups who have  agreed to compete with pride, in the spirit of Bikepure are Team Americas in South America. We hooked up with the Team Director, Peter Ahm, to get a insight into the ambition and action …

20
Jun

Sports Tag ID – Bike Pure Identification Bracelet

After several months of research and endeavor on both sides of the Atlantic, we are delighted to announce that Bike Pure have teamed up with SportsTagID, one of the finest producers of emergency identification bracelets for cyclists and athletes alike.

17
Jun

UCI Management Committee see the light?

In January 2009 Bike Pure first proposed to the UCI, that in order to break the cycle of endemic doping, those caught cheating must incur a lifetime ban from working in cyclesport. When a rider chooses to dope or is pressured to do so, he gives up the right to earn a living from the …

15
Jun

Dopers Worth-Less

Bike Pure has since 2008 been calling for a stiffer sanction system on the dopers who pollute the image of our wonderful sport. We have been regularly updating the organizations proposals and recommendations, which our members supply to improve our sport. The Professional Cycling Council (PCC) met today in Maastricht, the Netherlands. During the opening …

15
Jun

Contador’s Tour Participation

Spain’s Alberto Contador has finally confirmed he’ll take part in this years Tour de France which officially begins in Vendée on July 2nd.

6
Jun

2011 UK Youth Championships

We are pleased to announce we shall be supporting the 2011 UK National Youth Championships which are being held at Lister Park in Bradford, England on Sunday 24th July. The UK Youth championships are a major highlight on the cycling calendar for riders born between 1995 and 2000, with graded events for Youth A, B, …