"The 33"-Road Bike Racing - Espoirs Translation
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05-04-07, 12:40 PM
I used google translator and it translates into "Hope".
I've seen it used in fields/category. ie CAT Pro,1,2,3/Espoirs
05-04-07, 12:45 PM
Hopefuls. Kind of like minor leaguers, "hoping" to make the jump to the majors.
I thought it was college racers.
Duke of Kent
05-04-07, 12:52 PM
Espoirs = 19-22 years of age, also called Beloften in Belgium where they have numerous races for that category all by themselves
juniors are 18 and under
05-04-07, 02:08 PM
05-04-07, 03:47 PM
In Canada we use it synonymously with "Junior" I believe. It's not used widely in the U.S.?
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