Race Report: No surprise as Tony Martin won the stage 10 time trial, but a crash for Nairo Quintana ruining his race was a shock. Contador was the fastest of the overall contenders and took over the red jersey. A day of up’s and big down’s on la Vuelta.
Explore the Lampre-Merida team bus with Matt Stephens.
Sept 01, 2014 - The Colombians have taken over the Vuelta, stage 9 anyway. We have all the video, results, comments and race action from Spain and from Plouay. Other cycling news: World champ dies, more transfer news and some sartorial advice. All in a bursting EuroTrash.
Our man in Spain, Alastair Hamilton, has to have his yearly dose of the Vuelta a España. As the race (again) doesn’t pass through his home Valencian Region we sent him to Albacete in Castilla la Mancha. Here is his ‘Backstage Pass’ roadside.
Race Report: Everyone was saying this stage would be the first form pointer for the top men in this years Vuelta a España, and so it was, up to a point. Alejandro Valverde took the day, but the Vuelta is still wide open.
Aug 28, 2014 - Lots of action in the heat of Spain and we catch up with all the comments, results and video from la Vuelta. In other cycling news: We preview the GP Plouay, more transfer news, ciao Martini and we take the ice bucket challenge.
Race Report: John Degenkolb took his seventh Vuelta stage in Ronda, much to the chagrin of Nacer Bouhanni. The Frenchman felt aggrieved and complained to no avail. But the day had been full of excitement before the contretemps of the finalé.
Aug 25, 2014 - Spain, Colorado and Germany all feature in today’s EuroTrash with a full weekend of racing, all the usual video and comments from la Vuelta, USA Pro Challenge and Vattenfall. In other cycling news: Tour du Poitou Charentes, more riders re-sign contracts and some bikes and boats.
With his participation in the Vuelta, Maxime Monfort will be riding his second grand tour of the year. This years' Giro resulted in a 14th spot in the overall standings. In Spain he is aiming for a result as good as possible.
Aug 21, 2014 - The USA Pro Challenge is in full swing; race reports and video from Colorado. Spain’s Grand Tour starts on Saturday; we have lot’s of team news. Other cycling news: new sponsors, transfers, Vattenfall, Vuelta fantasy league, Hincapie and rider controversy. A super full EuroTrash.
The Vuelta a España starts on Saturday in Jerez and here is the video of the course.
Aug 18, 2014 - Four big stage races over the weekend and we have all the action: Eneco Tour, Burgos, l’Ain and the Arctic Race; results, reports, comments and video. Only five days to the start of the Vuelta a España, so we have lots of news from south of the Pyrenees. And Niki Terpstra gets himself into a bit of bother. A full EuroTrash bag Monday!
Roadside Retro: This years Vuelta a España starts in the deep South of the Iberian peninsular; Jerez de la Frontera. In 2010 the heat was on when the team time trial kicked off in Sevilla with temperatures in the 40’s. Our man Alastair Hamilton was there - here is how he suffered.
Aug, 14, 2014 - No Wiggins for Vuelta, will he be missed? Lots of race news: Eneco Tour, Tour de l'Ain and the Vuelta a Burgos, all the results, rider comments and video. In other cycling news we look at the Arctic Race, la Vuelta a España and the transfers, plus a new team on the block in Holland. Get the coffee!
Aug 11. 2014 - It’s been a busy week for the Tinkoff-Saxo team: Signing Sagan, winning the Tours of Pologne and Denmark, plus all the other new and re-signed riders. We report on all that and Utah, the Eneco Tour and London. Video, results, comments; everything for a Monday morning’s reading.
Tour de Pologne – 6th stage highlights. The Tour de Pologne 2014 started on Sunday the 3 of August and runs to Saturday the 9th. Everyday there wil be a Pologne video. No. 6: Tour de Pologne – 6th stage highlights.
Tour de Pologne – Rafał Majka, the winner of the 5th stage . The Tour de Pologne 2014 started on Sunday the 3 of August and runs to Saturday the 9th. Everyday there wil be a Pologne video. Rafał Majka, the winner of the 5th stage of the 71. Tour de Pologne.
Tour de Pologne – 4th stage highlights. The Tour de Pologne 2014 started on Sunday the 3 of August and runs to Saturday the 9th. Everyday there wil be a Pologne video. No. 4: Tour de Pologne – 4th stage highlights.
Aug 07, 2014 - Where will Peter Sagan be next season, is that the big question of the day? Maybe not, but we also have all the action from Pologne, Utah and Denmark: results, reports, comments and video. RideLondon Classic, transfers, Vuelta a España, Tinkoff v UCI, African Bicycle Dream and fighting cyclists are all in other cycling news. A very full EuroTrash sack.
Tour de Pologne – 3rd stage highlights. The Tour de Pologne 2014 started on Sunday the 3 of August and runs to Saturday the 9th. Everyday there wil be a Pologne video. No. 3: Tour de Pologne – 3rd stage highlights.