Tara Whitten 2011 World Champ Dr.Vie Team Tibco athlete wins gold

DrVie Tibco Tara Whitten 2011 world champIn what was described as a perfect performance, Canadian Tara Whitten of Team TIBCO/To the Top Dr. Vie Canadian athlete successfully defended her Track Ominum World Championship in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands over the weekend. Whitten beat out American standout Sarah Hammer and Dutch power Kirsten Wild to take her second (more…)

Matt Baker Dr. Vie Mixed Martial Arts fighter knockout win BattleField Fight League

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Matt Baker Dr. Vie Mixed Martial Arts jiu jitsu fighter from BC wins 40 second knockout BattleField Fight League early this morning in Nanaimo Vancouver Island.  Matt Baker “Riot Maker” Baker with a body of steel toppled his opponent Jose Cornejo effortlessly within 5 seconds into the fight. Matt feeds on (more…)

Dr. Vie Local Ride athlete Laura Brown reports after Team Pursuit World Cup in Holland

2011 Track World Championships Holland Group Dr Vie girlsAt one year out from the London 2012 Olympics, the competition at this year’s World Championships in Apeldoorn, Netherlands was intense. There were 16 teams competing in the women’s team pursuit, with Great Britain winning with a time of 3:23.419.

This year’s worlds was unique in many ways. Our Canadian (more…)

Team Pursuit 6th at Worlds: Stef Roorda replaced by Clara Hughes two days before race

DrVie-LA-Team-Pursuit--training-Los Angeles 2011The trio of Whitten (Dr. Vie TIBCO athlete), Brown (Dr. Vie LR athlete) and Roorda (Dr. Vie LR athlete) have been training and racing together as Team Pursuit for over a year, with bronze, silver and gold medals under their belt.  Stef Roorda was replaced by Clara Hughes two days before (more…)

LR Dr Vie Superfoods Team Pursuit at Worlds in Netherlands

LocalRide-DrVieSuperfoods-Jenny-Lehman-EVSpringThe Local Ride / Dr. Vie Superfoods+ Team riders launched their road season close to home at the Escape Velocity Spring Series on March 6 in Langley, BC. The squad competed in two more of the local races since, with Jenny finishing an impressive 6th in the B category (more…)

Dr Vie Team Tibco 13 year old Aliya featured on CBS Action News

   

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Reported by Rick Cahart, CBS 12 Action News. Courtesy of  CBS 12 

Aliya Traficante isn’t your typical eighth grader.  The 13-year-old from Cohasset says she has never played a video game.  And while most other kids her age will spend summer vacation relaxing, Aliya will pedal down a different (more…)

Earthquake & tsunami -How to help the survivors

drvie-tsunami-japanJapan 8.9 earthquake and tsunami

8.9 eathquake hits Japan at 14:49 local time Friday with 30 feet high tsumani waves and more than 30 after shocks. For several hours today the coast of BC, Canada was on alert. The quake was the 5th largest on record. Japan is heavily reliant on nuclear power (more…)

Dr. Vie Kiwi cyclist Serena Sheridan wins Grand Prix France

Dr. Vie Team Tibco cyclist Serena Sheridan wins 90 km Grand Prix Mairie d’ Armissan in Narbonne, France.  Congratulations to our Kiwi rider from New Zealand, from Dr. Vie team, Montreal.
Dr Vie Team Tibco Kiwi Serena Sheridan Grand Prix
Our budding star Serena Sheridan, took her first European win today in the 90 km GP Mairie d’Armissan in (more…)

Jasmine Glaesser Local Ride Dr. Vie’s cyclist is poised for alternate rider on Canadian Team Pursuit

DrVie Local Ride BC 2011 Womens Cycling  Team Local Ride / Dr. Vie Superfoods+’s very own Jasmin Glaesser is in the running for the spot of alternate on the Canadian National Women’s Pursuit Team that has been winning medals on the World Cup track cycling circuit and is ramping up for the 2012 London Olympics. Jasmin’s (more…)

Canadian Erinne Willock Dr. Vie cyclist on Team Tibco wins California Snelling

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Merced, California – Team TIBCO Dr. Vie  women cyclists opened the 2011 season with a pair of races in Northern California to put into practice some of the tactics and teamwork they developed during training camp the past week. The results gave the team a strong start to the new (more…)