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IAAF the first international sports federation to launch anti-doping app

IAAF the first international sports federation to launch anti-doping app   Monaco – The IAAF has launched a web app telling athletes what they need to know about all aspects of the IAAF’s anti-doping programme. The IAAF is the first international sports federation to launch a standalone app with detailed anti-doping information. It is free [...]

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Paez secures first Columbian victory at the Int. Alpentour Trophy

Paez secures first Columbian victory at the Int. Alpentour Trophy   After two stage wins he got it! On today’s fourth and final stage of the 16th Int. Alpentour Trophy from Schladming and across the Hauser Kaibling Mountain Leonardo Paez secured himself the first overall win ahead of his team mate Tony Longo (ITA). In celebratory [...]

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Leonardo Paez reclaims Alpentour Trophy leader jersey

Leonardo Paez reclaims Alpentour Trophy leader jersey   Third day, third changing of the guards in the overall classification at the 16th Alpentour Trophy: the Columbian stage winner from day one, Leonardo Paez, took back his “Schladming/Dachstein” leader jersey from Tony Longo on today’s third stage around the picturesque town of Ramsau at the foot of [...]

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Columbian victory kicks off 16th Alpentour Trophy – World Champion Paulissen places 2nd

Columbian victory kicks off 16th Alpentour Trophy – World Champion Paulissen places 2nd The first stage winner of the 16th Alpentour Trophy is the Columbian rider Leonardo Paez. Paez claimed the victory 40 seconds ahead of double-World Champion Roel Paulissen from Belgium who came in second. Hermann Pernsteiner from Lower Austrian was the best local [...]

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Crocodile Trophy – Final Stage, Hope Vale to Cooktown

Final Stage, Hope Vale to Cooktown, 27 October 2013 Mark Frendo takes Crocodile Trophy race win for Australia   For the first time in eight years an Australian has won the Crocodile Trophy! Mark Frendo conquered the oldest and hardest mountain bike stage race in the world and after nine days, 900km and more than [...]

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Crocodile Trophy, Stage 8, Laura-Hope Vale

CROCODILE TROPHY Stage 8, Laura-Hope Vale / 26 October 2013   Benetseder wins second boomerang for Austria   The Austrian Josef Benetseder wins his second Crocodile Trophy stage today into Hope Vale. The wide and open Outback Highways suit the European road racing pro and he crosses the line in 3:59:50 with a gap of [...]

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Crocodile Trophy, Stage 7 Time Trial

Stage 7 Time Trial, Laura-Laura Mark Frendo defends Croc race lead and dreams of Cooktown The Australian Mark Frendo wins today’s time trial stage at Laura and is able to increase his general race lead by almost a minute. Race favourite Cory Wallace isn’t able to race away from his strongest rival this year, finishing in [...]

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Crocodile Trophy, Stage 6:Third Crocodile Trophy stage win for Australian Mark Frendo.

Stage 6, Granite Creek Dam-Laura / 24 October 2013 Third Crocodile Trophy stage win for Australian Mark Frendo   The Australian Mark Frendo wins his third Crocodile Trophy stage at this year’s event in Laura today. Cory Wallace comes in second in a finish sprint, unable to shake off the race leader who still firmly [...]

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Crocodile Trophy, Stage 5 – Mount Mulligan-Granite Creek Dam

CROCODILE TROPHY Stage 5 – Mount Mulligan-Granite Creek Dam Benetseder conquers monster stage in solo race   Stage win for Austria – in an impressive solo race over 163km Josef Benetseder wins the fifth and longest stage of this year’s Crocodile Trophy at Granite Creek Dam in the mining country of Far North Queensland with [...]

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Cory Wallace claims sprint finish in Mount Mulligan

Media release CROCODILE TROPHY 22 October 2013 / Stage 4 / Irvinebank-Mt Mulligan     Cory Wallace claims sprint finish in Mount Mulligan   Today’s Crocodile Trophy stage into Mount Mulligan was decided with a gripping sprint finish. Repeating yesterday’s result, Cory Wallace claimed the victory ahead of Mark Frendo (AUS) and Jiri Krivanek (CZE). [...]

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Crocodile Trophy – Stage 3 Lake Tinaroo-Irvinebank

CROCODILE TROPHY 2013 Stage 3, Stage victory for Canada – Cory Wallace wins in Irvinebank The Canadian National Marathon Champion Cory Wallace claims his first Crocodile Trophy stage win today in Irvinebank after dominating the elite field together with the overall race leader Mark Frendo who came in second on the 80km stage. Third is [...]

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Crocodile Trophy 2013 Stage 2 – Cairns to Lake Tinaroo, 89km / 2500m+

Mark Frendo claims second Croc stage win at Lake Tinaroo   The Australian Mark Frendo claims his second Crocodile Trophy stage on the marathon race from Cairns into Lake Tinaroo and defends his overall leader jersey today. He increases his race lead, winning ahead of the Austrian pro-road racer Josef Benetseder and the Canadian National [...]

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