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Cali receives a knight of the French Honor Legion.
January 6 - 2015
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Belarus, first team in Cali.
January 5 - 2015
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308 riders, the best of the world, officially registred for UCI Track World Cup Cali 2015.
January 2 - 2015
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Defined Colombia Team for UCI Track World Cup Cali 2015.
December 29 - 2014
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The best cycling of the world confirmed in UCI Track Cycling World Cup Cali 2015.
December 26 - 2014
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38 countries of 4 continents confirmed to the UCI Track Cycling World Cup Cali 2015.
December 26 - 2014
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UCI appoints Panel of Commissaires for the UCI World Cup Cali 2015.
December 15 - 2014
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UCI Track World Championship is the event of the year in Colombia.
December 11 - 2014
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Open the time for applying for UCI World Cup Cali 2015 Press Accreditation
December 9 - 2014
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UCI World Cup in London this weekend.
December 5 - 2014
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UCI World Cup Track Cycling Cali 2015 presented.
November 27 - 2014
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Vogel, queen of Cali velodrome, back to fill his trone.
November 23 - 2014
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The best track world cycling return Cali.
November 13 - 2014
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The best sprinter in the world confirmed in UCI Track Cycling World Cup in Cali.
October 18 - 2014
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The Belgian in their point.

Francois Pervis, a knight of honor french legion in Cali.

Cali receives a knight of the French Honor Legion.

He was the man of the year 2014 in the world track. The french sprinter Francois Pervis starts a new season with ambition. Pervis has signed new contract with Apurna enterprise. In addition he has received honors in the range of Chevallier of Honor Legion (Decree april 2014). This distinction is the more important and famous of french government and it was established by Napoleon.

The order is granted to men and women, french or foreign, by extraordinary achievements made in civil or militar field. The order has five categories in ascendent order: Chevallier or Knight, Officer, commander, Grand Officer and Grand Cross.

Pervis receive the honor after his great show in the world championship Cali 2014, when he won 3 gold medals in sprint, kilometer time trial and keirin races, a historic fact don´t made by anyone in one hundred years of historia of Track Cycling World Championships.

Francois Pervis is aware of the significance that many events in a season:

"After having a year rich in results, especially with two world records set in Mexico during the winter of 2013, and my historic triple in the World Championships in track Cali last year, also received the Legion honor a true recognition that made me the state. This award recognizes all these years of hard work and sacrifices every day. the Legion of Honor awarded the greatest athletes of our country means to me and my family really proud "

But life goes on and challenges are larger fact, because everyone has their eyes on the performance of the French sprinter. "I had a somewhat difficult winter beginning because I got sick After a recovery process made my comeback at the World Cup in London last December and I felt a bit of that long hiatus I had. in Cali, a track that I like and brings back fond memories, I'll be in better condition and seek the clasififación for World Championships UCI 2015 in Saint Quentin-en-Yvelines. And I'm sure that I will gain momentum. We will review the end anyway. I have confidence in myself and what I can do, my only question is on time, whether they will or not enough for bumper performance. But one thing is certain, I still put no limit, and I especially do not wear any barrier.

The French team will be arriving on Thursday in at night to Cali with a delegation of 14 athletes headed by world champions Francois Pervis, Gregory Bauge and Thomas Boudat and a complement of first level with Julien Duval, Corentin Ermenault, Quentin Lafargue, Julien Morice, Kevin Sireau and Benjamin Thomas. Among the women, Sandie Claire, Elise Delzenne, Coralie Demay, Eugenie Duval, Pascale Jeuland, Soline Lamboley and Olivia Mountaban.

The French team will stay at the Hotel Dann Cali.

The Belgian in their point

Jasper De Buyst and Kenny De Ketele, two of the best Belgian riders will certainly big attractions at the Track World Cup Cali 2015, which opens on January 16 at the Velodrome Alcides Nieto Patiño. This couple has won last weekend's Six Days of Rotterdam, in addition to the Six Days of Ghent and third in the six days of Zurich. De Ketele has under his belt the title of world champion Madison obtained in 2012 in Melbourne, accompanied by Gijs Van Hoecken. Both are part of the powerful Belgian quartet of Team Pursuit.

The team of Belgium will arrive in Cali on Friday with a list of seven riders thlgian in at make up the already recognized Jasper Buyst and Kenny De Ketele addition to Jonathan Dufrasne, Otto Vergaerde, Nicky DeGrendele and Lotte Kopecky.

Belgium has reservations at the Hotel San Fernando.

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