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Monday October 16, 2017
The Presidential Tour of Turkey finished on Sunday in Istanbul with another exciting sprint. Another stage win for Sam Bennett (Bora-Hansgrohe) looked very likely. A late crash ruined his race as he also lost the points jersey to eventual stage winner, Edward Theuns (Trek-Segafredo).
Monday October 16, 2017
Oct 16, 2017 - The 2018 Tour de France will cross the Passage du Gois, where else will it go? - Top Story. All the results and video from the Presidential Tour of Turkey and the Tacx Pro Classic. In other cycling news: Martin Velits and Frederik Veuchelen retire, contract news, Jan Bakelants up-date and Rigoberto Uran on TV.
Sunday October 15, 2017
Interview: Scott Mares of CrossBikeReview.com graciously asked the age old question - how'd you get PEZ started?  It's a story I never get tired of telling - and am thankful someone (anyone) still wants to know.  So if you've got nothing better to do -  here's a few minutes of PEZ history - as told by the PEZ myself.
Sunday October 15, 2017
Retro Rider Interview: In the 80s there were Irishmen making it big in the European Pro scene; Kelly, Roche, Early and Kimmage. There was also a man from Dublin who headed to the US, instead of Europe, John Brady. Ed Hood caught up with the ex-7-Eleven rider to hear his reminisces, and as always, a Bob Roll story.
Friday October 13, 2017
October - Festive, Fun and the Fall: The days are getting shorter, the leaves are starting to fall as is the temperature. Not to worry, you can still have a lot of fun in October and Peter Easton of VeloClassic Tours shows us how and where.
Thursday October 12, 2017
Rider Interview: On a flying visit to the Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow, Ed Hood caught up with Great Britain's most prolific National champion - Dan Bigham. Eight championships in one season is an all-time-record. Ed and Dan talk through the World of the Velodrome.
Thursday October 12, 2017
Oct 12, 2017 - Sam Bennett is having a great Tour of Turkey with two stage wins. All the news and videos from Turkey, the Famenne Ardenne Classic and cyclo-cross in Ronse. Are we getting ahead of ourselves? - Top Story. Other cycling news: Peter Sagan for the TDU, contract news. Plus medical up-dates on De Plus and Degenkolb. Coffee Thursday time!
Wednesday October 11, 2017
Tour of America’s Dairyland (ToAD), the U.S.’s largest multi-day bike racing series, announced today that Anton’s Salon and Spa will become the new presenting sponsor of the 2018 ToAD’s Women’s Series, significantly expanding its relationship started with ToAD last year.
Wednesday October 11, 2017
Interbike 2017 Round 4 Gear: Tubolito Tubo Inner tubes, Ergon ST Core Saddle, Northwave’s Extreme RR GTX shoes and 3T’s Strada, Exploro and Bailout cassette. More Interbike 2017!
Tuesday October 10, 2017
The Chain Keeper from Feedback Sports is a nifty little device that'll make cleaning your chain seem almost ... fun. Check out this video from Interbike 2017.
Tuesday October 10, 2017
Even more than training, the field of nutrition is full of commercial interests and marketing masquerading as sound “science.” One of the latest fashionable trends is drinking coconut water for health and hydration, but is it all it’s cracked up to be?
Monday October 9, 2017
Il Lombardia'17: We wouldn't have covered the Giro di Lombardia properly without Ale 'our man in Italy' Federico's roadside race chase. As usual, things never go to plan, but there is always a tale to tell from Ale's day in Lombardia.
Monday October 9, 2017
Oct 09, 2017 - The Italians dominated the weekend's racing with wins for Vincenzo Nibali and Matteo Trentin. All the results and video from Lombardia and Paris-Tours, plus Milano-Torino. Can you stop riders crashing? - Top Story. Other news: More new contracts and we finish with a preview of the Shanghai and Saitama Criteriums.
Sunday October 8, 2017
Giro di Lombardia 2017: The final 'Monument' of 2017 was a battle of the favorites and the top man on the day was Vincenzo Nibali, to take his second Lombardia win, repeating his win of 2015. We catch up with the action with the best photos from the Lombardy roadside.
Sunday October 8, 2017
I recently talked with CycleItalia's owner Larry Theobald to talk about his new operation, Piedmont Cycling Resort. Hotel Ariotto has been CycleItalia’s northern Italian HQ since their start and now they’re featuring what they describe as more than a bike hotel, a true cycling resort.
Saturday October 7, 2017
Race Report: Vincenzo Nibali once again showed that the ability to go down hills rapidly is every bit as important as the ability to climb them well when it comes to Lombardia – taking his second Monument in the manner of a Campionissimo.
Friday October 6, 2017
Il Lombardia'17: Our PEZ-Man in Italy, Alessandro Federico, is getting himself ready for his annual 'Race Chase' in Lombardy on Saturday. The Giro di Lombardia is one of the 'Monuments' in cycle racing, but in Northern Italy the Classic is a ritual that has to be observed. Here is Ale's preview of his Saturday on the roads of Lombardia.
Thursday October 5, 2017
The ATB Tour of Alberta might be one of the final UCI races for many of the participating teams, but it was by no means a “farewell tour”. In fact, the race was as aggressive, even more so on occasion, than the Tour de Taiwan and Tour of Utah, both of which were hotly contested every kilometer of every stage.
Thursday October 5, 2017
05 Oct, 2017 - It looks like Vincenzo Nibali is 'on form' for Il Lombardia with his 3rd place in Tre Valli Varesine. Race reports, results and video from Varese, Binche and Münsterland. Plus Tour of Lombardy and Paris-Tours previews. In other cycling news: Contract news and the new Movistar women's team. Coffee anyone?
Wednesday October 4, 2017
Giro di Lombardia Race Preview: The 2017 season comes to its end on Saturday, there are still some other races, like Paris-Tours on Sunday, but Il Lombardia is the sting in the season's tail for the big men of the WorldTour peloton. Ed Hood takes a good look at the 'Race of the Falling Leaves' and who might win.