Fans react to Canadian Ryder Hesjedal's historic win

Victoria, B.C., cyclist Ryder Hesjedal made history on Sunday by becoming the first Canadian win one of cycling's three Grand Tour events – the Giro d'Italia. Within minutes fans, and fellow racers, took to social media to congratulate the 31-year-old former mountain biker.
Canada's Ryder Hesjedal hoists the coveted Giro d’Italia trophy after winning the 95th edition of the event on Sunday in Milan. (Fabio Ferrari/Associated Press)