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New Framework Racer Wins First Race

    Congratulations to Framework Racing’s Allan MacKenzie, 31, of Sydney who won the third annual JJ McDermott Long John Jaunt half-marathon Saturday under cool grey skies on Boularderie Island, Cape Breton.     This top athlete of Nova Scotia who joined the ranks of Framework Racing last month won the race in a time of 1:25:02, […]

2013 CB Classic Results

          Here are the results so far: After all 3 events:   Steel Centre Credit Union Time Trial Sysco Crit Road Race Overall GC Standings

Thanks To Our Sponsors!

We want to take this opportunity to thank everyone involved in the 2013 Cape Breton Classic Stage Race. The success of this event is made possible by the contributions of our sponsors, the hard work of our volunteers and the effort of the organizers. We now have the foundation to continue this event every year […]

Special Salute to Triathlon and Bike Racing

For one day only, Framework Cycle & Fitness will offer 20% savings off all bike parts, bike accessories, sports clothing and nutritional supplies in honor of Cape Breton athletes who love to race their bike. Whether they are licensed under  Bicycle Nova Scotia  or compete at triathlons here in Cape Breton, the province, the nation […]

First International Women’s Ride Day Deemed A Success

Women as far away as Mabou, Cape Breton took part in the first international Women’s Ride Day hosted by Framework Cycle & Fitness, Sunday May 5. About a dozen or so riders took a 15 km spin around downtown with Cape Breton Regional Police, learning tips on how to stay safe on city streets including […]

Nothing so Sweet as the Smiles from the Whitney Pier Youth Club

It’s the 17th year in business for Framework Cycle & Fitness and every year, mostly unnoticed by customers, company owner Bill  Goldston (dude with the sunglasses below) quietly donates thousands worth of bikes, products and cash to multiple causes, organizations, athletes, schools, community projects and not-for-profits including the island’s only bike team Framework Racing. But […]

Latest Ads Here

Check out our latest ads now playing on 101.9 The Giant.   As always, our ads are 100% homegrown. Writers, producers and on-air talent are all Cape Bretoners working in Cape Breton!   Fitness-Equipment-2013-1     Fitness-Equipment-2013-2  

Bicycle Advocacy Taking Hold

  Back in 2008, FrameWork Racing joined forces with over 100 CBRM residents at a council meeting where a vote was taking place to entrench spending on Active Transportation for the next 20 years. There was a lot of research done up to that point, but very little actual progress. With the gallery filled to […]

Santa’s little helpers deliver gifts to Transition House

How do you pass on a warm hug and thank you? If Helen Morrison of the Sydney Transition House and other staff there could extend their arms and thanks, we’re sure they would do so to the 60 men, women and children who ran or walked for children of the shelter at Sunday’s Ugly Sweater […]

First Ugly Sweater Santa Shuffle A Hit

Tetford and Brufatto win first Ugly Sweater fun run MacIsaac  takes top style points for most unfashionable Grinch   There were 60 runners fighting off the chill wearing their most un-fashionable  sweaters and sweatshirts at the first Ugly Sweater Santa Shuffle in Sydney’s north end Sunday morning.   The usual (and somewhat unusual) assortment of […]


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