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It’s always nice to win. But to win in a monumental cycling classic while wearing the World Champion jersey is something extraordinary.
RusVelo rider Sergey Firsanov takes the second stage race overall win this season holding on to the yellow jersey of the GP of Adygeya.
The Bigla Pro Cycling Team will contest one of the most prestigious races of the season on Wednesday, 22 April, La Flèche Wallonne.
With the absence of five-time winner of the event (2007, 2008, 2009, 2011 and 2013), Marianne Vos, the Women’s Flèche Wallonne, which will start in Huy next Wednesday as the prelude to the men’s race, has never been as wide-open.
Gran Fondo New York introduces the M-AppTMI, an informational, analog tool for riders to navigate race weekend at the fifth annual Campagnolo Gran Fondo New York on May 17, 2015. M-AppTMI's main feature is its pre-installed content: the course map and time sheet are on one side of the jumbo folding M-AppTMI while climb profiles, gear recommendations and schedules are on the other side.
Tomorrow the Lotto Soudal Ladies take part in the Ronde van Gelderland. The province Gelderland is situated in the east of the Netherlands. The race, 140.5 kilometres long, starts and finishes in Apeldoorn. There are some short hills on the course. The wind can be an important factor when the riders race over the dykes.
San Luis is Argentina's cycling hotbed so it's certainly no coincidence that the inaugural GFNY ARGENTINA will be held there on December 6, 2015. The Tour de San Luis professional race in January has become one of the early season key preparation races. Participants of GFNY Argentina will truly get to Be a Pro for a Day because many of the race crews working for Tour de San Luis will also be at GFNY Argentina.
With the launch of a brand new website, www.vermarcsport.com, Vermarc shows firmly his ambitions and qualities. Vermarc will from now on share in magazine form the latest news in the cycling and athletics world and complement it with many product news, inspiration and useful tips for both the professional, the competitive or recreational athlete.
On Saturday, June 6th, the first edition of the Tour de Pologne Challenge Trentino will set off from Cavalese, in Val di Fiemme, and arrive on the passo Pordoi, in Val di Fassa.
100 days before the finish of the last stage on 26th July, the partnership between the Tour de France and the French National Monuments Centre has been renewed. On the terrace of the Arc de Triomphe, Bernard Thévenet, the first rider to win the Yellow Jersey on the Champs-Elysées, also commenced the celebrations of his first title in 1975.
RusVelo rider Ivan Balykin won the inaugural edition of 1.2 Maykop-Uliap-Maykop, beating Timofey Kritskiy (Russian national team) in a two-man sprint.
Things are about to become intense for Area Zero-D’Amico-Bottecchia. The Italian continental formation led by team manager Ivan De Paolis is getting ready for a very important transfer to the roads of Eastern Europe.
Statement: Van Avermaet Investigation
Recon Instruments, the award-winning technology company behind the world’s first consumer smart goggles for sports, is pleased to announce Recon Jet, an advanced wearable computer for sports and outdoor recreational activities.
power2max North America today announced a price adjustment to its range of power meters. Effective immediately, prices for customers in North America will lower by up to 21%.
On Saturday, SRS began under the palm trees of the Emerald Coast of Florida with the Panama City Criterium, and Race Expo managed by Panama City Downtown Improvement Board. The Men's Pro 1/2 event was won by Cameron Hoffman (Clearfield, Utah) of Team Endurance 360. In the Women's Pro 1/2/3 race, Jennifer Wagner (Vestavia Hills, Ala.) of Infinity Racing/Tom Williams BMW-Mini captured the victory.
If anyone was wondering what ever happened to Joaquim Rodriguez, the answer could be found at the Vuelta al Pais Vasco. Purito was back in to win it, as only the greats know how, with two fantastic stage victories and an impeccably ridden race, which also helped him walk away with the final classification.
Stefano Cecchini was the men’s winner and among the ladies Claudia Bertoncini triumphed on the 133 km-long granfondo route.
Sunday's Paris-Roubaix looks like it will be hard fought over and PEZ will be right there with all the news from the roadside. Race report, result, rider quotes and video. You can read Ed Hood's preview here and this is the rider start list:
Apart from pure physical conditioning, we'll focus on polishing technical and tactical aspects. To win you have to be impeccable in all the phases of the race, there should be ideal interaction between us two. We saw at the Olympics that top favorites like the British and the Chinese teams missed their chance through this, no matter how strong they were at the moment; and I have little down they put a huge focus on this part of preparation. So it's an area that makes the difference when the teams are more or less on the same level”.