The famous Italian Alpine resort will host the team's training camp from July 5th to 19th. Based at 1,816 meters, Tinkoff-Saxo's riders will take advantage of the region's mountains, with peaks at 3,000 meters, to prepare for a number of the season's high-altitude races.
Wouter Wippert sprinted to second for another Drapac podium at the Tour of the Gila. Wippert, who won two stages at Tour of Taiwan last month was nipped at the line by Sebastian Haedo (Team Jamis - Hagens Berman) in a fast and furious sprint. Eric Young of Optum p/b Kelly Benefits Strategies was third.
Jordan Kerby showcased strong form in today's Individual Time Trial against a quality field at Stage 3 of the Tour of the Gila.
Book Review: For those of us who love the Giro d’Italia, the final day always come too soon and then the Tour comes and pink is replaced by yellow. Thanks to “Maglia Rosa: Triumph and Tragedy at the Giro d’Italia” by British author/Italian resident Herbie Sykes we have an English-language history of the Giro d’Italia.
Who are The Veloroos? Well they are the first Australian, all female team, to take part in the brutal Race Across America the 3000 mile (4828km) non-stop race from the west to east coast of the U.S.A. With the big race starting on 20th June we thought we'd check in now with the girls to hear about their preparation, hopes and fears as their date with destiny approaches...
Annemiek van Vleuten got the Bigla Pro Cycling Team’s Luxembourg campaign off to a good start when she placed second in Elsy Jacobs on Friday.
It’s time to start the show at the 72nd Tour de Pologne. The official presentation for the 2015 Polish stage race will be held on Wednesday, May 6th at 12:00 p.m. at the Hotel Marriott in Warsaw.
It's time for Readers' Rigs again, the column where everyday Pez fans send in photos and stories about their pride and joy. Today's rig is a 2015 Felt AR FRD which comes to us from the beautiful state of Colorado.
The Bigla Pro Cycling Team will take part in Elsy Jacobs race in Luxembourg from 1 - 3 May. The team will start an experienced line up and will look for more opportunities after some good performances in the last few weeks.
The German one-day race, Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn in Frankfurt has been cancelled after the police arrested two people for planning terror actions during the race. CULT Energy Pro Cycling should have participated in the race but will now be heading home.
Joey Rosskopf has had a hard baptism of fire in the European Spring Classics and as he recovers before the Tour de Yorkshire this weekend, Ed Hood managed to catch-up with the BMC rider to hear all about it. The life of a young American in Europe:
AEG, presenter of the Amgen Tour of California, has once again partnered with NBC Sports Group and A.S.O., owner and producer of the Tour de France, to bring America’s most prestigious cycling race live to living rooms around the world.
Apr 30, 2015 - Geraint Thomas took the lead and lost it in the Tour de Romandie; race video and results from Switzerland, plus the action from Turkey in EuroTrash Thursday. The Giro build-up has started, the pros will be in Yorkshire on Friday, UCI get tough on bike doping and Ted King retires.
WorldTour Team Katusha starts in the 1.HC race Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn – Frankfurt, which will be held on May 1st in Germany.
Bianchi is proud Global Sponsor of the newly expanded Eroica international project, including six events to be held in Italy, US, Japan, Spain and UK starting 2015.
The long-time sold out field of 800 racers enjoyed fully closed roads at the inaugural CRM GFNY Colombia on April 26, 2015. 400 police officers ensured safe racing under tough weather conditions with cool temperatures and numerous rain showers throughout the day.
It's been a busy week for Alejandro Valverde, the Astana team and Lee Rodgers; all for different reasons. Now that the dust (or street detritus) has settled on the roads of the Ardennes, Lee looks back on Flèche and Liège to give us his take on the Valverde 'Domination'.
When 2015 Giro d'Italia route was announced last October our most experienced Grand Tour reporter, Ed Hood, gave us his first look (full preview next Wednesday). This year's Italian tour is mostly in the north, but in Ed's own words: "There’s something for everyone in the 2015 Giro!"
Despite being the third highest road pass in the Alps, after the Col de l’Iseran and Passo dello Stelvio, the real beauty of the Col Agnel is its relative unknown status amongst the greats, making it a quiet giant linking the Hautes Alpes in France with the Italian province of Cuneo.
The heart is a muscle, and can be trained just like any other muscle in your body. Cardiovascular mechanisms and the inability to supply blood and nutrients to the different tissues in the body remain at the “heart” of many of the proposed models of fatigue, so this seems a good place to start our exploration…