The athletes who took on the hour record in Milton on Sept. 23
Bryn Currie. Photo: Ariel Andres
David Hainish on the start line of his hour ride. Photo: Andrew Kowalchuk
Giuseppe Marinoni warms up before breaking the 80 to 84 hour record.
Jane Emans looking fresh before her ride.
Emans broke the 35 to 39 women's record riding 42.425 km.
Jody Levine was all smiles before her attempt.
Her ride of 38.156 km was enough to break the 45 to 49 women's hour record.
Michael Kolesar before his attempt.
Michael Nash was looking to break the men's 50 to 54 record.
His effort was enough to set a new Canadian record.
A celebratory cake was well deserved.
Eight Canadians attempted to break hour records on Sept. 23 at the Mattamy National Cycling Centre in Milton, Ont. These are the images from the floor of the velodrome as they warmed up, prepared, and rode their heart out.
Four were successful in establishing new world records while a number of Canadian records also fell. Read all about it here.
Photos courtesy of Beverley Bleackley.