September 2001

August 28-September 1
Ronde van Nederland / Tour de Hollande - Netherlands 2.1

August 28-September 2
Giro della Valle d'Aosta - Italy 2.6
Trophée d'Or Féminin - France 2.9.2
World Masters MTB Championships - Canada CMM

August 31-September 2
Int. Oberösterreich GP - Linz-Passau-Budweis - Austria 2.7.1

August 31-September 3
Green Mountain stage race - USA NE

September 1
News - Museeuw to retire after World's 2002, Verbruggen reacts to Mercury situation, Sport complex named after Freire, Stagiaires for Landbouwkrediet, De Duytsche out of World's, McCann breaks Irish 10 mile record, Mapei for upcoming races, US and French MTB teams for World's, Swimmers will be EPO tested at Goodwill Games, New IOC banned list

September 1-2
Goodwill Games - Australia TR

September 1-9
Volta do Futuro - Portugal 2.12

September 1
Giro del Veneto - Italy 1.1
Omloop Mandel-Leie-Schelde - Belgium 1.S
Omloop Mandel - Leie - Schelde - Belgium 1.8
Trofeo Comune di Vertova - Italy 1.8
GP Z.M. "Mroz" - Poland 1.5
Swiss Women/Junior Time Trial Championships - Switzerland CN

September 2
News - GP Ouest France Plouay preview, Italian moves, Saeco for Plouay, Melinda and Fruili, Euskaltel for Tour de l'Avenir, More transfer news, Stagiaires update
Results - Australia - NSW Club Teams TT Carnegie Caulfield, Murwillumbah, Caesar's Illawarra, Randwick Botany, Australia (MTB) - Ground Effect 12 Hour Challenge, Denmark - Elverdamsløbet, Skibbild Murerforretning-Løbet, Finland - Tour de Levi 2001, Germany - Wiesbaden, Ireland - Ireland Track Championships, Italy - Prato Tuscany Classic, Luxembourg - GP Citroen, Netherlands - Ronde van Venlo, Women's National Derny C'ship, Ronde van de Kerspelen, Norway - Statkraft Grand Prix, Sweden - 45th Masloppet, Svanesund's Two Days, UK - Welsh 12 Hour TT, USA - Platte Bridge Stage Race, Ontario Grand Prix - Race 5

September 2
GP Ouest France - Plouay - France 1.HC
Rund um die Nürnberger Altstadt - Germany 1.4
Rund um die Nürnberger Altstadt - Germany 1.9.2
GP Jef Scherens Leuven - Belgium 1.3
Prix de la Ville de Soissons - France 1.5
GP Industria del Cuoio e delle Pelli - Italy 1.6
Trofeo Festes d'Olot - Spain 1.6
Trofeo Emilio Paganessi - Italy 1.8
Trofeo Feminas - Spain 1.9.2

September 2-7
Holland Ladies Tour - Netherlands 2.9.1

September 2-15
Mediterranean Games - Tunis

September 3
News - GP Ouest France Plouay comments, Ferretti on Casagrande, Pantani's new team, Cipollini to ride BMC Houston, Spanish contract news, new UCI race for Ireland?, Kupfernagel and Farm Frites-Hartol split, 58th Tour of Poland, 16th Tour du Finistère

September 3
Tour du Finistère - France 1.5
Giro del Friuli - Italy 1.4

September 3-7
Vuelta a Salamanca - Spain 2.12.1

September 3-9
Tour de Pologne - Poland 2.3
Tour de Bulgarie - Bulgaria 2.5

September 4
News - Ullrich announces World's participation, Pantani abandons Friuli, confirms Vuelta, No Danish appeal in Hamburger case, Laiseka, Martinez and Lopez de Munain stay, Zanotti to Fassa Bortolo, McGee to Rabobank, Rabobank team for the Vuelta, 10th Trofeo Melinda, Grafton-Inverell update, Eddy Merckx Boys lose sponsor, Australian journalist Tanya Denver dies

September 4
Giro Internazionale del Valdarno - Italy 1.6
Schaal Sels - Merksem - Belgium 1.4

September 5
News - Pantani will lead - and manage - Mercatone Uno, Virenque doesn't expect much in Vuelta, GP Eddy Merckx preview, RvN Landgraaf finish until 2003, Eurobike report, Axelsson Vuelta deal falls through, Lindberg injured, Moerenhout out of Vuelta, Steels and O'Grady out, crash for Meijs, Waiting for Lance - follow up, Cipollini and Di Luca confirm, Delatour signings: Finot, Augé and Lefèvre, Van den Bergh and Löwik will leave Rabobank, Vervecken changes teams, Mapei news, Tour of Sunraysia details, East Timor wants UCI affiliation

September 5
Trofeo Melinda - Italy 1.2
Clasica Banfoandes - Venezuela NE

September 5-9
Internationale Hessen-Rundfahrt - Germany 2.4
Vuelta de Tenerife - Spain NE

September 5-17
Vuelta a Venezuela - Venezuela 2.5

September 6
News - 56th Vuelta España, Vuelta Coverage, Drug testing, Heras to lead Posties, Saeco for the Vuelta, 38th Tour de l'Avenir, Van Moorsel gears up, Ireland's new UCI race, Queally wants to beat 120 km/h, Robin's future team: Cofidis, More Italian moves, Danish World's team, Agro-Adler may stop

September 6-9
Giro della Toscana - Italy 2.6

September 6-15
Tour de l'Avenir - France 2.5

September 6-9
Giro della Lunigiana - Italy SC

September 7
News - Hayles in car crash, Hamburger gets 'life ban' from DCU, iBanesto subs, Lotto wants Van Bon, Rumsas to Mercatone Uno, Belgian preselection Sunday, Power's Tour of the Future, Van Poppel stops with Acca Due O, Trust House to sponsor Tour of Wellington, Grafton - Inverell: live coverage, Univest Grand Prix, BMC Houston women's race cancelled, Tour of the Peak preview

September 7-15
Open European Championships for Disabled - Switzerland

September 7-9
GP Rüebliland/Junioren-Etappenrennen - Switzerland SC
Tour of Sunraysia - Australia NE

September 7-16
Juegos Bolivarianos - Ecuador

September 8
News - Vuelta España news: Kelme keen, Virenque looking forward, Key stages, Hematocrit tests; Women's World Cup round 8, Fullana out of World's, Armstrong at San Fran press conference, Klasna leads Saturn, Saeco in the US, Mapei news, Danish women's World's squad, Dutch and British World Championship track team, British National TT Championships

September 8
Delta Ronde van Midden-Zeeland - Netherlands 1.2
Coppa Placci - Italy 1.1
Curitas Classic Diegem - Belgium 1.8
BMC Tour of San Rafael - USA NE
British National Time Trial Championships - Great Britain CN
GP Merelbeke - Belgium NE

September 8-17
South East Asian Games - Malaysia JR

September 8-30
Vuelta a España - Spain GT

September 8-9
Tryptique des Barrages - Belgium 2.7.2

September 9
News - Vuelta España news: Post-stage comments, Serrano breaks collarbone, Polyglot, Past glory, Kelme's new sponsor, 2003 Start in Valencia, Streets of San Francisco, Where to for Blijlevens?, Wilches given 52 months

September 9
Giro di Romagna - Italy 1.2
GP of San Francisco - USA 1.4
GP Eddy Merckx - Belgium 1.2
Grand Prix Suisse féminin - Switzerland CDM

September 10
News - Vuelta España news: Post-stage comments, Franco hits back, no bonuses, Serrano out, Belgian World Championships pre-selection, Flecha to, MTB worlds preview
Results - Australia - Darren Smith Classic, Canberra Cycles 6hr Rogaine, Aus Jr TT Champs, Caesar’s Illawarra CC, Crib Point RR, Murwillumbah CC Annual RR Champs, Randwick Botany CC, Austria - Großer Straßenpreis von Grafenbach, Denmark - Post Cup #5, Germany - Rundstreckenrennen, Volksfestkriterium, Ireland - Collins/Christle Classic, Italy - 35th Trofeo Raffaele Marcoli, 35th Targa Libero Ferrari, Luxembourg - GP De Wellenstein, Netherlands - Ronde van Berkel, European Derny Championships, Sweden - Laholm's Stage Race, Switzerland - GP de Suisse Feminin Juniors, Women's match sprints, UK - Norwood Paragon CC, Mobil Youth Challenge, USA - Race for the Rock, Westchester Cycling Classic, Nebraska State Championship, USA - NCCA Nat Track Cycling Champs

September 11
News - Vuelta España news: Beloki loses 22 seconds, Garrido and Leoni declassified, Zberg breaks collarbone, Freire's comments, Botero sick?, Olympic points, UCI rankings pre-Vuelta, Van Petegem to Collstrop for rest of season, Lotto signs Vierhouten, Simoni to Acqua e Sapone?, Camenzind et al with Phonak, Only one attempt for Van Moorsel, 05 Orbitel at the Tour de l'Avenir, Stan Gordon Bransgrove passes away

September 11-14
Tour de Suisse Féminin - Switzerland 2.9.1

September 12
News - Vuelta España news: Post stage comments, First mountain test, Zberg update, Wüst on Zabel, Zabel to ride Munich Six, Julich to Telekom, UCI women's rankings, Frigo and Magnani banned for 6 months, No Collstrop-Palmans for Van Petegem yet, Bankgiroloterij interested in Belgians, Kuyckx to Vlaanderen-T-Interim

September 12
GP Van Steenbergen Aartselaar - Belgium 1.2

September 12-16
Ster Elektrotoer - Netherlands 2.4
Brandenburg Rundfahrt - Germany 2.5
World MTB Championships - USA CM

September 12-18
Tour de Hokkaido - Japan 2.5

September 12-23
73rd Tour of New Caledonia - Noumea NE

September 13
News - Vuelta: Post stage comments, US Postal stays in the Vuelta, Minute of silence, No Record for Van Moorsel, Pantani with Virenque and VDB?, Univest postponed, MTB World's schedule altered: Team relay postponed, San Francisco Grand Prix 2002, How did SFGP come about?, USA World's track team announced, 2003 World's media conference in Hamilton

September 13-16
Acht van Bladel - Netherlands 2.8
Vuelta Cartagena - Spain 2.12.1

September 14
News - Vuelta: Post stage comments, transponders, Torrelavega TT, Zijlaard-Van Moorsel to try again, French go for records in Colombia, Van Petegem to Collstrop-Palmans, Lobato to Acqua e Sapone, Van Heeswijk's season over, Ster Elektrotoer third stage shortened, Grafton to Inverell on Cyclingnews, Eugene Celebration still on

September 14-16
Kroz Istru / Tour d'Istrie - Croatia 2.8

September 15-16
Eugene Celebration Cycling Classic - USA NE

September 15
News - Vuelta: Post stage comments, Back to the mountains tomorrow, Day of Mourning at the World's, 81st Paris-Brussels, BMC Tour of Houston cancelled, World Championship Tests for Bettini and Nardello, Charpenteau breaks collarbone, Garcia Casas to Big Mat?, Rombouts to Nürnberger, Irish 2004 World's bid, Mapei for upcoming races

September 15
Paris-Bruxelles - Belgium 1.1
La Flèche Plédranaise - France 1.8
Grafton to Inverell Cycling Classic - Australia NE

September 16
News - Vuelta: Post stage comments, 69th Grand Prix de Fourmies, Rotterdam Tour, Vandenbroucke gets back on the bike, Collstrop wants wild card for Paris-Tours, Francaise des Jeux to stop?, Euskaltel extensions, Rabobank sack young rider, Chris Thater Memorial promoter receives award

September 16
Tour of the Peak - Great Britain 1.5
GP de Fourmies / La Voix du Nord - France 1.1
Chrono Champenois - France 1.7.2
GP de la Tomate - France 1.6
Flèche Namuroise - Bioul - Belgium 1.7.2
Trofee der Vlaamse Ardennen - Belgium 1.8
Chrono Champenois - Trophée Européen - France 1.9.2
Rotterdam Tour - Netherlands CDM

September 17-22
Australian National Club Road Championships - Australia NE

September 17
News - Vuelta: Post stage comments, Plaza disappointed, tourist Pantani, 41 riders tested, No TV transmission in Zaragoza, Jimenez pays homage in his win, Andrea Noè retires from the Vuelta, Bortolami breaks collarbone, Bondarenko signs, 50th Herald Sun Tour
Results - Australia - Interclub race series, Midland Cycling Club, Footscray CC, Lenny Hammond Memorial Handicap, MACC RR, Randwick Botany CC, Canberra Off Road XC race #4, Australia -National Club Championships, Denmark - TopDanmark Løbet, Italy - Riolo Terme, Casalecchio Di Reno, Block Haus, Luxembourg - GP Pall Center, European Jun Criterium, Portugal - Portuguese Championships, Spain - Spanish Junior Championships, Vuelta al Goierri, Sweden - Sista Chansen (Last Chance) (NE), Switzerland - Genfer Kantons-Rundfahrt GP Meyrin, UK - RTTC Nat 10 mile Champs, Wightlink 2 day race, Newport Nocturne, USA - Bob Beal Masters

September 18
News - Vuelta: Rest day, Bruyneel reports, Bettini and Nardello in Lisbon, Verbrugghe unlikely for the World's, Museeuw back to Mapei?, FdJ's future, Marichal and Van Impe stay, Vlaanderen-T-Interim want Dutch riders, Changes for Dutch races, Mercury Cycling Classic of Irvine, US Cyclist warned for pseudoephedrine, 2001 SuperCup Schedule, Scott Sunderland update

September 18-23
Giro di Toscana Femminile - Memorial Michela Fanini - Italy 2.9.1

September 19
News - Vuelta: Post stage comments, Gotti goes home, toughest stage tomorrow, Fuenlabrada director questions Olano's 1995 title, No Martinello in World's, Swiss team, Competition for Van Petegem, Frigo signs for Tacconi Sport, Del Olmo signs for Relax Fuenlabrada, Moerenhout's season finished, Jean-Pierre Guillaume (FdJ) suspended, Ullrich in Rheinland-Pfalz, 65th GP des Nations, Firenze-Pistoia back

September 19
Trophée des Alpes de la Mer - France 1.6

September 19-23
Int. Rheinland-Pfalz Rundfahrt - Germany 2.4
GP Tell - Switzerland 2.7.2
GP PAD - Portugal 2.5

September 19-22
Int. Course 4 Asy Fiata Autopoland - Poland 2.5

September 19-25
Tour de Yougoslavie - Yugoslavia 2.5

September 20
News - Vuelta: Post stage comments, Pantani abandons, Simoni to leave Lampre, UCI women's rankings, French team for track World's, Liese to go for the Hour Record, 61st Circuit Franco-Belge, Alexia sign three, Mobilvetta adds Colombian, Qinghai - Tibet 2001

September 20-23
Giro di Basilicata - Italy 2.8

September 21
News - Vuelta: Post-stage comments, Jimenez' record, Fuenlabrada apologises to ONCE, Ferrari in court tomorrow, Sunderland v. Priem case heard again, Peter Van Petegem to Lotto-Adecco, Simoni to join Acqua e Sapone, Vasseur to Cofidis, Milan show: Bicycle sponsoring competitive, Frigo talks about Tacconi, Mapei renews Quick-Step sponsorship, Omloop Het Volk to finish in Lokeren, Prime Alliance 2002, British Cycling membership increases, The Noble House saga

September 21
Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen - Belgium 1.4

September 21-24
Volta a Catalunya del Porvenir - Spain 2.6

September 22
News - Vuelta: Post-stage comments, No positives, Beloki to pull out, Ferrari trial postponed, Beltran to Coast, La Francaise des Jeux nears deal, Beltmans to Acca Due O, Knegt extends, Farm Frites Harton to nine, Rittsel hangs on, CSC/Rolf deal off, Scandinavian rumours, Odder returns, Swedes on form, Japan Cup, GB worlds teams

September 22
Giro del Lazio - Italy 1.HC
GP des Nations - France 1.1
GP des Nations - France 1.7.1
GP des Nations - France 1.8
GP des Nations - France 1.9.1
24 Hours of Adrenalin "World 24 hour MTB championships" - USA
Irish national MTB Championships - Ireland MTB

September 23
News - Vuelta: Post-stage comments, About Garate, Indurain tips Casero, Armstrong fancies Sevilla, Friere pulls out, de Galdeano sick, Ullrich wants rainbow, Moreau's season over, Limerick CC works to grow cycling
Results - Australia - Gold Coast, Caesar's Illawarra CC, Murwillumbah Amateur CC, Randwick Botany CC, Austria - Mostland Radrennen, Tchibo Cup #13, Vienna City MTB-Race, Lurnfelder Eisenwadl, Luxembourg - PostCriterium Gala Tour de France, Netherlands - Ronde van Zoetermeer MTB, New Zealand - Taupo-Napier Classic, Spain - Semana Aragonesa, Vuelta Talavera, Vuelta Campo de Gibraltar, Sweden - 08XC MTB Marathon, UK - Surrey League Sep 22 races, USA - NCC Cyclo-Cross Cummington, USA - Arizona State Road Race Championships

September 23
Duo Normand - France 1.5
Trofeo G. Bianchin - Italy 1.6
GP d'Isbergues - France 1.2
Trofeo S. Morucci - Italy 1.6
Mercury Cycling Classic of Irvine - USA NE

September 24
News - Vuelta: Post-stage comments, Heras still keen for podium, Five riders out, Rest day up next, Jose Maria Perez suspended, Tiralongo extends, Rizzi goes to Mobilvetta, Lindberg out of World's, Lisbon program, STF to organise Tour du Faso, Tour International Féminin de Bretagne

September 24-30
Tour Féminin de Bretagne - France 2.9.2

September 25
News - Vuelta: Rest day two, Bartoli free to, Hamburger case appealed, TdF drug analysis: CPLD disappointed, Tournant and Rousseau sick, French preselection for Lisbon, Dutch selection problems, Italian women's team, Verbrugghe awarded, Homage to Otxoa brothers, Saeco rebuild, Martinez signs with Mapei, Hamburger to Alexia Alluminio, Sørensen offered spring contract, Rasmussen tries for CSC, Graf to Simplon, Mapei for G.P. Industria e Commercio, End to end record attempts this week

September 25
Ruota d'Oro - GP Festa del Perdono - Italy 1.6
GP Industria & Commercio di Prato - Italy 1.2

September 26
News - Vuelta: Post-stage comments, Muravyev to Mapei, McGee to stay with FdJ, Sentjes injured, Velo positive, Bartoli looks for truce with Mapei, American Road Race team, Hungarian worlds selection, French Track team, Verge New England Cyclo-Cross

September 26-30
World Track Championships - Belgium CM

September 27
News - Vuelta: Post-stage comments, Hunter to Mapei, Nothstein skips worlds, Bartoli to Fassa Bortolo, lots of transfer news, USCF cross nationals, Piedmont wants 2004 worlds, Publi Tour Midi-Pyrenees

September 27
Coppa Sabatini - Italy 1.2
Omloop van het Houtland - Lichtervelde - Belgium 1.5

September 27-30
Circuit Franco-Belge - Belgium 2.4

September 28
News - Vuelta: Post-stage comments, Butler on target, Otxoa out of hospital, Wiggins signs for FdJ, Jeanson & Bessette to miss world's, Sweden announces world's team, Algelid declines, Killeen signs for 23 Degrees, US collegiate MTB nationals

September 28-30
Paris-Corrèze - France 2.4
Vuelta Internacional Feminina de Guatemala - Guatemala NE

September 29
News - Vuelta: Post- stage comments, Simeoni Fined for Victory Celebration, Matt Wilson joins FDJ, End-to-End Update, South Africian Team for the World Road Titles, Dublin Wheelers Ladies Day

September 29
Giro dell'Emilia - Italy 1.1

September 30
News - Vuelta: Post - stage comments, Saturn gets Sweet, Dean leaves US Postal, Sastre to CSC-Tiscali, More Moves, Trenti, quietly doing his thing, Pantini's season over, More talk about Drugs, End to End Update, Tammy Thomas, Stefan Rütimann dropping charge reduced, Swiss World Road team, Moller update
Results - Australia - CycleWest Series, NSW Masters Road Champs, Murwillumbah Amateur CC, Illawarra CC, Randwick Botany, France - Tour de Seine et Marne, Luxembourg - GP Aldo Bolzan, New Zealand - Tokoroa Open , Norway - Fanahytten Opp, Slovenia - Podvelka, Krezberg MTB, Spain - G.P. Orense, GP Coruna, Volta a la Safor, UK - Surrey League Sep 30 races, USA - Faulkner Honda Harrisburg Crit

September 30
Milano - Vignola - Italy 1.2
GP de la Ville d'Espéraza - France 1.6
Trofeo Memorial Pesenti - Italy 1.7.2

UCI Abbreviations: 
Cat 1.* = One Day Event
Cat 2.* = Multi-stage Event
Cat. *.9.* = Women's Event
Cat *.7.* = Espoir (U23) Event
HC = Hors Categorie (above category
CM = World Championships
GT = Grand Tour 
CDM = World Cup Event
CC = Continental Championships 
JR = Regional Games
NE = National Event (no UCI points) - usually a Belgian Kermesse Race
TR = Track Event