Vacansoleil-DCM http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/29770/all en Cycling: Hoogerland in hospital after car collision http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/cycling-hoogerland-hospital-after-car-collision <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Dutch rider Johnny Hoogerland was injured when he was hit by a car on Sunday while training for the Tour of the Mediterranean, his Vacansoleil-DCM team said.</p> <p>The 29-year-old was hit when the car turned into him on a slight downhill section of the road.</p> <p>"He was taken to the hospital of Villajoyosa where they diagnosed some rib fractures and some injuries that require an extra examination on Monday," said a team statement. </p> <p>"More information on the condition of the rider will follow on Monday."</p> <p>dj</p> Johnny Hoogerland Johnny Hoogerland Vacansoleil-DCM AFP Sun, 03 Feb 2013 23:15:58 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5744863 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Cycling-Road-Paris - Nice classification after stage 2 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/cycling-road-paris-nice-classification-after-stage-2 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>March 5 (Infostrada Sports) - Classification from Paris - Nice after Stage 2 on Tuesday 1. Elia Viviani (Italy / Cannondale) 10:33:11" 2. Sylvain Chavanel (France / Omega Pharma - Quick-Step) +7" 3. Damien Gaudin (France / Europcar) +8" 4. Lieuwe Westra (Netherlands / Vacansoleil) +9" 5. Alessandro Petacchi (Italy / Lampre) +10" 6. Wilco Kelderman (Netherlands / Blanco) 7. Geoffrey Soupe (France / FDJ) 8.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130305/cycling-road-paris-nice-classification-after-stage-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cycling Omega Pharma-Quick Step Sports Vacansoleil-DCM Thomson Reuters Tue, 05 Mar 2013 17:17:15 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5774053 at http://www.globalpost.com Cycling: Ireland's Martin wins Tour of Catalonia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130324/cycling-irelands-martin-wins-tour-catalonia <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Daniel Martin claimed victory in the Tour of Catalonia on Sunday with the Irish rider's lead never seriously threatened on the seventh and final stage in Barcelona.</p> <p>Thomas De Gendt (Vacansoleil-DCM) was the winner of the 122km ride from El Vendrell into the Catalan capital as he pipped David Lopez Garcia (Sky) and Michelle Scarponi (Lampre-Merida) on the line.</p> <p>However, it was Martin, riding for Garmin Sharp, who took the overall victory as he shadowed second-placed Joaquim Rodriguez to the line to ensure his 17 second lead wasn't eroded, with Scarponi finishing third.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130324/cycling-irelands-martin-wins-tour-catalonia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daniel Martin Vacansoleil-DCM AFP Sun, 24 Mar 2013 16:24:14 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5792587 at http://www.globalpost.com Cycling: Westra wins first stage of Tour of California http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130512/cycling-westra-wins-first-stage-tour-california <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Dutchman Lieuwe Westra seized the yellow jersey at the Tour of California after winning the 165 kilometre (130 mile) opening stage on the outskirts of San Diego on Sunday.</p> <p>Westra (Vacansoleil-DCM) outduelled Spaniard Francisco Mancebo in a sprint over the final kilometres while Slovak Peter Sagan led the chase bunch, finishing six seconds back. Cannondale's Sagan had to overcome a rear derailleur problem with just five kilometres to go.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130512/cycling-westra-wins-first-stage-tour-california" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Francisco Mancebo Lieuwe Westra Vacansoleil-DCM AFP Mon, 13 May 2013 00:45:22 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5836433 at http://www.globalpost.com Cycling: Ride London-Surrey Classic results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130804/cycling-ride-london-surrey-classic-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the Ride London-Surrey Classic on Sunday:</p> <p>1. Arnaud Demare (FRA/FDJ) 5hr 7min 43sec, 2. Sacha Modolo (ITA/Bardiani Valvole) same time, 3. Yannick Martinez (FRA/La Pomme Marseille) s.t., 4. Fabio Sabatini (ITA/Cannondale Pro Cycling) s.t., 5..Danny Van Poppel (NED/Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team) s.t.</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Vacansoleil-DCM AFP Sun, 04 Aug 2013 20:32:29 +0000 Agence France-Presse 5902448 at http://www.globalpost.com