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BY AUTHOR Alastair Hamilton


Wednesday February 22, 2017
Feb 23, 2017 - Chaves to ride Tour, Yates' brother for the Giro - Top Story. Other cycling news: Alentejo, La Provence, teams preview Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, Kuurne and Abu Dhabi, teams for Roubaix and Ardennes, Tour de Pologne, sponsor for UAE and Roglic extends with LottoNL-Jumbo. A full EUROTRASH Thursday.
Monday February 20, 2017
Malhao - Portugal - wielrennen - cycling - radsport - cyclisme - Primoz ROGLIC (Slowenia / Team Lotto NL - Jumbo) pictured during the Volta ao Algarve em Bicicleta 2017 stage 5 from Loulé to Malhao (179.2k - photo LB/RB/Cor Vos © 2017
Feb 20, 2017 - Three winners at the weekend; two young guys and one not so young. All the news from Oman, Algarve and Andalucia. Tiernan-Locke retires-Top Story. Other cycling news: Abu Dhabi Tour, Cervélo Bigla team and Jens Keukelaire crashes while training in Spain and might miss Het Het Nieuwsblad. EUROTRASH coffee time.
Thursday February 16, 2017
Feb 16, 2017 - All the action from Oman, Algarve and Andalucia with reports and video. No Cauberg finish at the Amstel Gold Race - Top Story. Other cycling news: More cobbles in Roubaix, Abu Dhabi Tour, Women’s Tour of Britain, Chris Butler, Tour of the Alps, Contador's bike and video of Marco Pantani.
Monday February 13, 2017
Feb 13, 2017 - The Euro season is now well under way in Spain and Italy. Reports and video from Murcia, Almeria, Laigueglia and Middelkerke. Other cycling news: S. African champs, 2018 Grand Départ, Oman, Algarve and Ruta del Sol, Moolman-Pasio, Cycling Academy, Caja Rural presentation and Lotto Soudal.
Thursday February 9, 2017
Feb 09, 2017 - Goodbye Roger Walkowiak, we look at his life in TOP STORY. Diego Ulissi wins Etruschi and looks to Trofeo Laigueglia Sunday. Plus news from Oman, Murcia, Almeria, Lotto Soudal Classics recon, Abu Dhabi, Langkawi, Dubai Tour's A to Z and we make an omelette with the Sky team. Coffee time!
Monday February 6, 2017
Rider Interview: When PEZ interviewed the Caja Rural-Seguros RGA's new US signing, Chris Butler in January, he didn't know when he would start racing in 2017. Then what do we see? His name on the start list for the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana, so what better time to hear what he has to say about life on a Spanish team.
Monday February 6, 2017
Feb 06, 2017 - A full weekend of cycle sport: Dubai, Valencia, Bessèges and cyclocross from Lille and Hoogstraten all with results, reports, quotes and video. Podium boys? - Top Story. In other cycling news: Voeckler Back to the Tour de Yorkshire, Cofidis to the Ruta del Sol, race program for André Greipel and surgery for Frederik Veuchelen. Plus we end with Astana training in Dubai.
Saturday February 4, 2017
Roadside PEZ: The rain in Spain does not stay on the plain, it is usually on the hills, especially near the coast in February if there is a bike race. Stage 2 of the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana made its wet way from Alicante to Denia, finishing with a circuit taking in the climb of Montgó. Al Hamilton was roadside for the finalé.
Friday February 3, 2017
Roadside PEZ: Stage racing hit the roads of mainland Europe this week in the Spanish region of Valencia on Wednesday. Our man in Iberia, Alastair Hamilton, was there at the opening stage 1 team time trial to soak up the ambiance and take in the action. Bikes, riders, beards and all the other fun of the race. 2017 is GO!
Thursday February 2, 2017
Feb 02, 2017 - The 2017 season has at last moved to mainland Europe with the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana and the Etoile de Bessèges, plus the Dubai Tour. All the reports, results, quotes and video in EUROTRASH Thursday. In other cycling news: 2017 Amgen Tour of California and Tour of Oman routes, Theo Bos joins BEAT Cycling Club, ARD to broadcast the Tour de France and we go triathlon with Vino. Get the coffee!
Monday January 30, 2017
Jan 30, 2017 - A stuffed EUROTRASH bag: World cyclocross champions, Cadel Evans Great Ocean Race, Vuelta a San Juan and the Challenge Mallorca all with results and video. Other cycling news: Dubai Tour and the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana, Wanty-Groupe Gobert and Cofidis to the Tour, Canadians at Berlin 6, Tour of Britain and Bahrain-Merida time trial training. Loads to get through.
Thursday January 26, 2017
Jan 26, 2017 - Bahrain-Merida and Bora-hansgrohe both take their first wins. All the results and video from Argentina and Australia. Tour Wild Card teams. Where is Carlos Betancur - Top Story. In other cycling news: Races coming up in Mallorca, Australia and Abu Dhabi. Route for the Giro del Belvedere, Giro100 turns pink, new name for new pro bike race in Colorado and Movistar present the 2017 line up. A full to bursting EuroTrash.
Monday January 23, 2017
Jan 23, 2017 - Richie Porte has won the first WorldTour race of 2017 - the Santos Tour Down Under. Stage reports, results, quotes and video from Australia and World Cup cyclocross from Hoogerheide. Belgian coach commits suicide possibly due to doping - Top Story. In other cycling news: Vuelta a San Juan, Quintana and Valverde schedule, Rémy Mertz, Vuelta jerseys and Pan American charity record. A load of Euro Trash to empty.
Thursday January 19, 2017
Rider Interview: It has been a year since PEZ spoke to Wanty-Groupe Gobert's Mark McNally. As the Belgian team were having their 2017 presentation in Spain last week, our man Alastair Hamilton had a catch up with the man from Liverpool to hear about his 2016.
Thursday January 19, 2017
Jan 19, 2017 - Catch up with the Tour Down Under - Reports, results, quotes and video action. Top Story is the possible loss of Putte-Kappellen. Other cycling news: Wild Cards for the Giro and Classics, Canadian team for cyclocross Worlds, surgery for Devriendt, no team for Paolini, Doull has appendix operation, training with Bahrain-Merida, new riders for Caja Rural and birthday celebrations for Chaves. Loads of EUROTRASH to get through!
Monday January 16, 2017
Jan 16, 2017 - The 2017 season is under way with Caleb Ewan winning the People Choice criterium. Results and video from Australia and cross from Italy. TOP STORY is the Vuelta a España route details. Other cycling news: Tour Down Under, UAE to San Juan, Quick-Step presentation, Martin extends and Smith arrives at Wanty-Groupe Gobert, Trek-Segafredo kit, James Shaw looks forward and video of the Sunweb team training. 2017 is ON!
Thursday January 12, 2017
Jan 12, 2017 - As always a full EUROTRASH Thursday. Wiggins package or TUE, which should we be looking at? - TOP STORY. Cross action from Otegem with video. Other cycling news: Valverde crashes, Tour Down Under teams, Westra retires, LOOK stay with Fortuneo, 2017 British Road Champs, Tour of Utah, Dave Rayner Fund riders, Sky's new Pinarello Dogma, Vuelta a España and the Lotto Soudal presentation. Get the coffee.
Tuesday January 10, 2017
Rider Interview: Two years ago Sven Erik Bystrøm was a young man about to start his professional career, admittedly he was a World champion, but his life was about to change. Since then he has become Alexander Kristoff's right hand man in the Classics, finished his first Grand Tour and is now starting his third season in the WorldTour and still only 24.
Monday January 9, 2017
Best of 2016 Vuelta Roadside: The 2016 Vuelta a España is in the Comunidad Valenciana and so we had to send our 'local' to see what was going on. This will be Alastair Hamilton's 15th Spanish Grand Tour and it sounds like he has not lost any love for the race in the sun.
Monday January 9, 2017
Jan 09, 2017 - Wout Van Aert won the Belgian championships and Mathieu van der Poel won in Holland. Reports and video. New Hour Record - TOP STORY. Other cycling news: Australian and New Zealand championships, Sky Down Under, Assos for US events, Kristoff to Bessèges, Quick-Step to San Juan, Nizzolo in Dubai, ASO buy German race, E3 Harelbeke course, Bahrain-Merida presentation and Contador takes a ride.