Ryder Hesjedal

Star Canadian Cyclist Admits To Doping

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.30.2013 | Canada British Columbia

TORONTO - Star Canadian cyclist Ryder Hesjedal responded to doping allegations Wednesday, saying he "chose the wrong path" and made "mistakes."Excerpt...

TransRockies Tour of Alberta

Martin Parnell | Posted 11.10.2013 | Canada Alberta
Martin Parnell

On Sunday September 8th I was at Seaman Stadium, Okotoks, with my buddies Kevin and Roy. We were there to participate in... the TransRockies Tour of Alberta. This was an opportunity for recreational riders to cycle some of the same terrain that the professional teams would be covering on the 6th stage of the Tour of Alberta. It was also my seventh event in TransRockies Quest 888. If I could complete the 130 km course then I would achieve 751 kms towards my target of 888 kms.

LOOK: The Tour Of Alberta's First Yellow Jersey

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.03.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Pre-race favourite Peter Sagan made a little bit of history Tuesday night when he became the first man to wear the yellow jersey in the ina...

'Weight Of A Nation' Lightens Up Before Alberta Tour

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.02.2013 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - His teammates call him Weight of a Nation, but Ryder Hesjedal has figured out the best way to carry it is to pretend that you're not."I'm j...

Post-Armstrong, The Dream Can Still Be Lean, Mean -- And Clean

Brenden Hurley | Posted 10.24.2012 | Canada Living
Brenden Hurley

Today Lance Armstrong gave up his legal fight against allegations of doping. Consequently his results from 1998 onwards, including seven consecutive overall victories in the Tour de France, will be abolished. For post-Lance cycling fans, the very idol that drew them to two wheels has been smashed. But there is hope in the new generation, in the Ryders and Bradleys, who are clean cyclers.

End Of The Ryde

CP | Samuel Petrequin, The Associated Press | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada

TOMBLAINE, France - Canada's Ryder Hesjedal is now focusing on the London Olympics after a left leg and hip injury forced him out of the Tour de Franc...

End Of The Ryde

CBC | Posted 09.06.2012 | Canada

Giro d'Italia champion Ryder Hesjedal of Canada has withdrawn from the Tour de France after sustaining a left leg and hip injury during the crash-marr...

Hesjedal, Hughes To Lead Road Cycling Team

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.21.2012 | Canada

LAC MEGANTIC, Que. - Two of the biggest names on the Canadian Olympic team will compete in the road cycling competition at the London Games.Giro d'Ita...

Canadian Ryder Hesjedal Perseveres In Giro d’Italia

CBC | Posted 07.26.2012 | Canada

Up, up the snowy Passo Della Stelvio pumped Ryder Hesjedal on Saturday, leaving most of the field behind him, bringing his rocketing reputation as a p...