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Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec: 6th for Slagter

Michael Matthews (Team Sunweb) won the Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec, ahead of Peter Sagan (Bora-Hansgrohe) and Greg Van Avermaet (Team CCC),  with Tom Jelte Slagter claiming 6th place for us. The early breakaway of six riders enjoyed the majority of the day in front, but were swept up with two laps of the 12,6km circuit to go. Following that, there were plenty of attacks off the front. However, all the attacks were neutralised, and with 1km to go, the reduced bunch sprinted to the line, with Matthews taking the win. Tom Jelte Slagter crossed the line in 6th place for us. Michael Valgren tookRead More →

Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka win prestigious Beyond Sport global award

Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka were announced as winners at the prestigious Beyond Sport Global Awards 2019 in New York on Thursday as the Best Corporate Campaign or Initiative in the Sport for Good category. This is for our work with the Qhubeka charity. The award recognises organizations that are using their reach, resources and influence to effect change. Together with our partners, supporters, riders and staff we have funded over 27 000 bikes to Qhubeka. These funds are channelled into Qhubeka’s scholar mobility and mechanic training programmes, which help children to access education, help support skills development and job creation in South Africa. This year’s BeyondRead More →

Vuelta Espana #18: Meintjes races to 7th, Ghebreigzabhier crashes out

Sergio Higuita (EF Education First) took a solo victory on stage 18 of the Vuelta a Espana. Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma) finished in 2nd and Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) was 3rd. It was another big climbing day at the Vuelta Espana with four category one climbs on the menu of the 177km stage. Team Dimension Data were once again looking to find the early break and so were very active in the opening kilometers. Unfortunately for us, disaster struck early as Amanuel Ghebreigzabhier crashed heavily into some street furniture while following a counter attack move. Our young Eritrean who was having a stellar Vuelta Espana, sitting inRead More →

Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka shortlisted for the Beyond Sport Global Awards 2019

We are very proud to announce that Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka has been shortlisted for the Beyond Sport Global Awards 2019 in the Best Corporate Campaign or Initiative in Sport for Good category, for our work with Qhubeka Charity. Together with our partners, supporters, riders and staff we have funded over 27 000 bikes to Qhubeka. The funds raised by the #BicyclesChangeLives campaign are channelled into Qhubeka’s scholar mobility and mechanic training programmes. This initiative helps children to get to school and sports activities more easily, and mechanics to access economic opportunities. In its 11th year as the pinnacle of purpose-driven sports awards, this year’s shortlist forRead More →

Lineup: Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec & Montréal

This Friday we will lineup in Canada for the first of the two UCI World Tour one-day races, the Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec, with the Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal taking place on Sunday. Both races are circuits around the cities of Québec and Montréal , spanning over 200 kms, with the peloton lapping the Québec course 16 times and the Montréal course consisting of 18 laps. Michael Valgren, Enrico Gasparotto and Roman Kreuziger will headline our roster. Valgren claimed two top 10 spots in last year’s editions of the races, and in his most recent outing for the team, claimed 4th in theRead More →

Medical Update: Steve Cummings

British star Steve Cummings was forced to abandon the OVO Energy Tour of Britain following a crash with 50km to go on stage five. He was immediately assessed by the race doctor and then transported by ambulance to a local hospital. Scans revealed that he suffered a fracture as a result of the crash which requires further investigation; and so he will spend the night in hospital. An update on his condition will be supplied in due course. QUOTE “It was really cool to see everyone today, I knew every road, and the support myself and the team received was fantastic. “To everyone that’s sentRead More →

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