Howard to Australian Cycling Academy, Axeon gets upgrade: Daily News Digest

by Shane Stokes

December 5, 2017

Howard to race with new Australian Cycling Academy team; Axeon Hagens Berman celebrating upgrade to Pro Continental level; World champion Barbieri joins Wiggle High5; Clif Bar retains title sponsorship as CrossVegas becomes RenoCross; Brothers jailed following extensive theft from Chain Reaction Cycles; Brian Holm’s words of wisdom; Video: Canadian team pursuit chance lost in high-speed crash; Video: Rigoberto Uran wins Colombian Sports Star of the Year award.

Video: Canadian team pursuit chance lost in high-speed crash

by CyclingTips

A crash in the final kilometre cost Canada’s team pursuit squad a possible gold medal on home soil at the track World Cup in Ontario. It had the consolation of a new national record from the qualifiers but, in losing out to New Zealand, the quartet will rue what might have been.