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Cycling - 23 Jun 2004
18th June 2004: Anheuser-Busch’s Michelob ULTRA, the 5% premium lager with low-carbohydrates, is to sponsor the Tour de France 2004 on ITV.
Cycling - 14 Jun 2004
The road cycling reform and in particular the launch of the UCI ProTour which will enter into force on 1 January 2005, is progressing as planned on 22 April 2004 . The selection of the UCI ProTour teams is now in progress.
Cycling - road - 01 Jun 2004
A thrilling, colourful, action-packed sporting spectacle that reaches more spectators on their own doorsteps than any other event staged in this country is set to return to this country in style in the first week of September.
Cycling - 01 Jun 2004
Watch the best cyclists in the world tackle 336 miles of twists, turns, and speeding straight-aways through Lancaster, Trenton, and Philadelphia. This is the Wachovia Cycling Series – the most prestigious cycling event in America for 20 straight years.
Cycling - 21 May 2004
The State of California has officially endorsed development of a week long 'Tour de France style' professional cycling race to be conducted as early as next year.
Cycling - 16 Mar 2004
NORRISTOWN, PA (March 15, 2004) – The Pro Cycling Tour (PCT) announced today an agreement with VeloNews as a sponsor of the 2004 Pro Cycling Tour and its events in Philadelphia, New York City, Vail, and San Francisco. As a PCT media partner, VeloNews, the journal of competitive cycling, will receive prominent visibility and co-branded media opportunities at Pro Cycling Tour events.
Cycling - road - 03 Mar 2004
Threshold Sports, LLC, event producers of the Wachovia Cycling Series, announced today that Subaru will be the Official Vehicle of the 2004 Wachovia Cycling Series in Lancaster, PA, Trenton, NJ, and Philadelphia, PA, June 1-6. Subaru vehicles will serve as the Race Pace Cars and Official Vehicles in the Series. On Sunday, June 6, Subaru will also sponsor the Subaru Master the Mountain challenge.
Cycling - 27 Oct 2003
International Turkish Riviera Tour 2004 18-22 February 2004 - Antalya - Turkey
Cycling - track - 23 Oct 2003
Britain's medal winning track cycling team has received a major pre Athens boost with news that Manchester Velodrome is to host a round of the UCI Track Cycling World Cup next Easter, April 9 -11, with dates for 2005 and 2006 also agreed.
Cycling - 13 Oct 2003
An estimated total of 104,000 spectators lined the race route throughout Hamilton as the 2003 Road World Championships concluded on Sunday, October 12 with the Elite Men's Road Race. The total attendance for the six days of racing was estimated to be 230,000. On Saturday, an estimated 67,000 spectators crowded the 12.4 km Road Race course for the Junior Men's and Elite Women's Road Race
Cycling - 24 Sep 2003
The International Cycling Union has taken note with indignation of the divulgation to the press of WADA’s independent observer’s report before it had the chance to study it and amend certain inaccurate points contained in the document which is strictly confidential.
Cycling - road - 12 Sep 2003
For the first time in its history the Road World Cycling Championships will be held on a course that is located entirely within the city centre.
Cycling - road - 01 Sep 2003
Hamilton, ON - The 2003 Road World Cycling Championships are thrilled to announce a new partnership with TELUS Mobility. TELUS Mobility joins a list of growing supporters for the cycling Championships this October and have signed on as a National Sponsor and the official cellular phone provider for the 2003 Road World Cycling Championships. TELUS Moblity will be providing technical support and communication for race operations facilities and provide wireless communication for the 2003 Hamilto
Cycling - road - 14 Aug 2003
The Hamilton 2003 Organizing Committee today announced a new agreement with its newest corporate partner, WestJet, for the 2003 Road World Championships. WestJet has signed on as the Official National Airline of the 2003 Road World Championships.
Cycling - 11 Aug 2003
The 2003 Road World Cycling Championships continues to build on its momentum going into October with the announcement of a new partnership with Schenker.
Cycling - 31 Jul 2003
WITH ARMSTRONG'S 5TH CONSECUTIVE WIN AT THE TOUR DE FRANCE, THE 100TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE RACE DELIVERED A UNIQUE SPORTING MOMENT.
Cycling - 25 Jul 2003
London, U.K., 22 July 2003 – Millions of North American viewers are enjoying almost three hours of live daily coverage of this year’s centennial Le Tour de France via Intelsat’s video network. The Outdoor Life Television Network (OLN), the rights holder for Le Tour de France, began broadcast of the event at its 4 July onset, and will continue to transmit coverage using Intelsat until the completion of the race on 27 July.
Cycling - 25 Jul 2003
London, U.K., 22 July 2003 – Millions of North American viewers are enjoying almost three hours of live daily coverage of this year’s centennial Le Tour de France via Intelsat’s video network. The Outdoor Life Television Network (OLN), the rights holder for Le Tour de France, began broadcast of the event at its 4 July onset, and will continue to transmit coverage using Intelsat until the completion of the race on 27 July.
Cycling - BMX - 02 Jul 2003
The IOC Executive Committee decided on 29th June 2003, during their meeting in Prague, to include BMX (Bicycle Motocross) in the XXIX Olympics in Beijing, will be held from 8 to 24 August 2008.
Cycling - 09 May 2003
The 2003 Track World Championships, initially to be held in Shenzen China from July 30 to August 3rd, will take place in Stuggart, Germany, during the same week.
Cycling - 09 May 2003
The UCI has recorded that Team Coast TT has still not paid the April salary owed to its riders.
Cycling - road - 07 May 2003
PowerBar®, the expert in premium sports nutrition, will make available to the cyclists of the Tour de France 30,000 energy bars (PowerBar® Performance™, PowerBar® Harvest™, PowerBar® ProteinPlus™) and 30,000 units of PowerBar® PowerGel®.
Cycling - 17 Apr 2003
The fourth UCI ‘B’ World Championships will be held in Aigle and Monthey from 5 to 9 July of this year. The ‘B’ World Championships were started by UCI in 1997. They give nations that have not yet joined the world elite and athletes from countries that have not qualified for the Elite World Championships an opportunity to gain high level competition experience and to qualify for the Olympic Games.
Cycling - 19 Mar 2003
A thorough examination of documents provided by Team Coast, have enabled to determine that prior conditions set when the team was registered for the 2003 season have been respected. The UCI therefore announces that the suspension of this Team is raised with immediate effect.
Cycling - 03 Mar 2003
The UCI welcomes the World Anti-Doping Code.
Cycling - BMX - 12 Dec 2002
Beginning in 2003, the UCI will launch a new series of BMX events called the UCI BMX SUPERCROSS, which will replace the former UCI BMX World Cup (1996-2000).
Cycling - 29 Jul 2002
July 29 2002 – On July 30 2002, the International Cycling Union (UCI) and the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) will sign an Agreement of Co-operation. In the Agreement, the UCI and the IPC consent to collaborate in the sport of Cycling for athletes with a disability. In particular, the IPC and the UCI will work together to progress a joint development plan for Cycling for riders with a disability, initially for a period of four years.
Cycling - 23 Jul 2002
Team France Organisation(TFO), owners and organisers of 'LA GRANDE BOUCLE FEMININE INTERNATIONALE', the premiere womans' bicycling race have called on the services of international agency ESTOURNAL for the exclusive distribution of it's television coverage.
Cycling - 24 Jun 2002
Miami, 24 June 2002 - Satellite transmission leader GlobeCast announced today that for the second consecutive year, it is providing Outdoor Life Network (OLN) with over 100 hours of live satellite delivery and playout from the Tour de France, July 6-28, 2002, according to Robert Behar, president and chief executive officer of GlobeCast America.
Cycling - road - 02 May 2002
The organizers of the Tour de France chose the last five teams qualified for the next Tour
Cycling - mountain bike - 20 Feb 2002
The LOC of the UCI Mountain Bike World Championships, which will be held in Lugano Monte Tamaro (Switzerland), has hired Sportsmax GmbH as their exclusive sports marketing consultants for the program and image building of the event.
Cycling - 04 Jan 2002
Paris-Nice bicycling race has signed a 4-year contract with Flemish public broadcaster, VRT, to air the race live every day beginning March 10-17, 2002.
Cycling - 09 Nov 2001
Despite their cycling tradition and the world wide fame of the Tour de France and Giro d'Italie, Germany now has more cyclists, and cycling fans, than any other (European) Country.
Cycling - 14 Aug 2001
Eurosport.com, the leading European sports portal announced record figures today as it's online coverage of the Tour de France recorded over two million page impressions daily for the three-week event (7th - 29th July).
Cycling - 14 Aug 2001
Eurosport.com, the leading European sports portal announced record figures today as it's online coverage of the Tour de France recorded over two million page impressions daily for the three-week event (7th - 29th July).
Cycling - 06 Aug 2001
Cycling in the UK received a major boost today when British Eurosport announced record figures for their 2001 coverage of the Tour de France. Total audiences were up a massive 34% on last years figure, making it the most successful of event of 2001 so far on the channel.
Cycling - 10 Jul 2001
Eurosport.com and 365 in Tour de France prediction game tie-up Eurosport.com, one of Europe's leading sports websites and leading digital media and communications company 365 Corporation Plc announced today a three-way deal with multimedia development company Kibook Interactive to launch a new prediction game based on the world's most famous cycling event the Tour de France. This follows on the back of Eurosport's exclusively live TV coverage of the world's most gruelling race event.
Cycling - 16 May 2001
British Eurosport has today secured the live rights to one of the world's great cycling races - The Giro D'Italia. Coverage begins on Saturday 19th May at 21:00, with live coverage every day at 14:30 from Monday 21st May.
Cycling - 02 May 2001
The organizers of the Tour de France chose the last five teams qualified for the next Tour (July 7 - July 9, 2001)
Cycling - 05 Apr 2001
Our objectives for 2001 To preserve the symbolic values of the Tour de France - the largest cycling race in the world - a spectacular and popular competition - the confrontation of champions within the respect of sporting principles - a healthy competition
Cycling - track - 07 Mar 2001
The Pirelli International Rally, originally scheduled for Saturday 28/ Sunday 29 April - as the second of seven rounds in this year’s British Rally Championship - has been postponed until Saturday 27/ Sunday 28 October.
Cycling - road - 25 Jan 2001
Rai Trade, the Italian sport rights distribution arm of RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana, is distributing the international television rights to the Giro d’Italia, Milano-San Remo and Giro di Lombardia and all Italian races organized by RCS from 2001 to 20
Cycling - mountain bike - 07 Sep 2000
World Freeride Championships Cancelled<br>
Cycling - BMX - 27 Jul 2000
Australian hosts 2003 UCI BMX World Championship
Cycling - mountain bike - 19 Jul 2000
Eurosport to Broadcast UCI Mountain Bike World Cup
Cycling - mountain bike - 17 Jul 2000
Whistler for Mountain Bike Challenge
Cycling - 31 May 2000
UCI Elite Women's Road World Cup 2000: First Union Liberty Classic
Cycling - 31 May 2000
Kelme, Bonjour and Memory Card: Final entries for the Tour de France 2000
Cycling - 26 May 2000
UCI Elite Women's Road World Cup 2000: Montreal
Cycling - 02 May 2000
British Cycling Federation Press Release - Alexander Books Olympic Place
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