Six Former Winners Back For 2014!
The men’s field for the 2014 P2A is looking stronger than ever as 2013 winner Justin Lindine (Redline, Utah, USA) along with 5 past champions are expected for the 21st Edition. Michael Garrigan, (Team tba New York), Nathan Chown (Team Cystic Fibrosis, St Catharines), Peter Morse (Octo/Cervelo, Toronto) and Mike Simonsen (Michigan) are all expected to start. Aaron Schooler (H&R Block/Norco, Edmonton), second place finisher in 2012 and 2013, has also confirmed from his training base in Germany. Two time defending champion Mandy Dreyer (Domestique Cafe, Dundas) is aiming for a threepeat in the women’s race while additional challengers are expected to be confirmed shortly.
P2A is pleased to welcome John Trim/Scotia Mcleod and an all star line up of Olympians to the VIP Olympic Experience presented by Neworld Cycle. Canadian cycling legends and Olympians, Curt Harnett, Steve Bauer, Gord Singleton, Sue Palmer-Komar and more will be your competitors and mentors come race day. The VIP swag package has too many cool things to list here, (the list is still growing) as well as a tax receipt for your support of the Milton Velodrome. Space is limited, click here to register.
"Let's Ride" Gets Olympian Coach!
Canadian Olympic roadie and P2A veteran Leigh Hobson (Cambridge, On) will be the guest coach at the learn to mountain bike course hosted by P2A and Hamilton Youth Cycling. Leigh raced for Canada at the Beijing Olympics, is a teacher in her day job, and a coach with the Ontario Provincial Team in her spare time. Expert? You bet! Space is strictly limited, register your 8-12 year old now.
ClifCast Sports Nutrition Tips
Paris Ancaster sponsor Clif Bar is offering a series of informative nutrition podcasts to help you prepare for your next race. Be sure to check them out as you get ready for the 2014 race!