Shelley Gautier’s perfect World Cup sweep and double world championship Gold
Shelly Gautier had a home crowd in as she completed her sweep of all six World Cup events of 2018. The Canadian athlete won both her Women’s T1 road race and time trial at the final World Cup, held in Baie-Comeau, Que. to complete the perfect season. The World Cup sweet added to Gautier’s two gold medals at UCI Para Road World Championships in Maniago, Italy earlier in August. The Canadian now has an incredible 13 world titles to her name. Gautier’s perfect season led a strong year for the Canadian Para Cycling team, which included more world championship medals and a record 12 World Cup medals at Baie-Comeau alone.