2014 BC SUPERWEEK MEDIA CONFERENCE AND EVENT LAUNCH

BC Superweek, the biggest cycling series in Canada with a purse of $120,000, invites you to its special media conference and 2014 event launch on Monday, July 7th at UBC Robson Square.

BC Superweek, the biggest cycling series in Canada with a purse of $120,000, invites you to its special media conference and 2014 event launch on Monday, July 7th at UBC Robson Square.

Special guests in attendance for media availability include:

  • Elite athletes competing in BC Superweek
  • Canadian Cycling Association President John Tolkamp
  • Canadian Cycling Association Women’s Endurance Development Coach Denise Kelly, CEO of Cycling BC Richard Wooles
  • BC Superweek event organizers

Each of the BC Superweek events will also have their first place trophies on display.

BC Superweek plays a huge role in the identification and development of top riders from all over the world.

DATE: Monday, July 7, 2014
TIME: 10:00 a.m.
LOCATION:
UBC Robson Square
Room C215
800 Robson Street
Vancouver, BC

Light refreshments will be served.

Among the Elite Riders in Attendance:

Ryan Anderson (Team Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies)

  • 2014 Cannon Falls Road Race Winner
  • 2014 North Star Grand Prix Champion
  • Defending UBC Grand Prix Champion
  • Defending Tour de Delta Brenco Criterium Winner
  • 2009 Canadian National Road Race Silver Medallist
  • 2005 Canadian National Road Race Silver Medallist

Leah Kirchmann (Team Optum p/b Kelly Benefit Strategies)

  • 2014 Canadian National Time Trial Champion
  • 2014 Canadian National Road Race Champion
  • 2014 and 4-time Canadian National Criterium Champion
  • Defending Gastown Grand Prix Champion
  • Defending UBC Grand Prix Champion

Anika Todd (Team TIBCO – To The Top) –

  • 2014 Canadian National Time Trial Bronze Medallist
  • 2013 Canadian National Time Trial Silver Medallist

BC Superweek features $120,000 in prize money available during nine races over 10 days. BC Superweek runs from July 4-13, and is made up of the Tour de Delta (July 4, 5, 6), UBC Grand Prix p/b Mahony & Sons (July 8), Global Relay Gastown Grand Prix (July 9), Giro di Burnaby p/b Appia Developments (July 10) and the Tour de White Rock (July 11, 12, 13). For more information, visit www.bcsuperweek.ca.

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Brian Wiebe
Media Relations
BC Superweek
brian.wiebe@bcsuperweek.ca
604-916-8448

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