The organisers of the biggest bike race in the World have announced the route of the 2015 French Grand Tour. It's a tough parcours with a lot of climbing and very little time trialing, but the sprinters do get their opportunities. Our first thoughts; tough but fair.
Oct 23, 2014 - We now know what the 2015 Tour de France is all about and it is made for a climber. We take a quick look at the tour route, catch up with the Tour of Hainan with comments, results and video. Plus the Tour of California route is out and Cav is training for the 'Gent 6'. Café au lait?
Photo Special: Earlier this month Andy Schleck said that he would race no more. The younger half of the most successful brother combination in modern cycling would not turn a pedal in anger again due to the knee injury he sustained in the Tour de France. We pay tribute to Andy Schleck with a photo special.
Oct 20, 2014 - No 3 GT's in one season competition (this year) for the top men, plus road action from Japan and cross from Europe in a full EuroTrash Monday. In other cycling news: we preview the Tour of Hainan, talk to Alejandro Valverde, Lotto Belisol round-up their season, plus rider and team news. Coffee!
Oct 16, 2014 - Which mountains will the 2015 Tour de France climb? L'Alpe d'Huez looks a popular choice with a return of Pra-Loup after 40 years. Race reports and video from the Tour of Beijing and Putte-Kapellen, plus loads of the latest team and rider news for a full sack of EuroTrash. Café au lait?
Oct 13, 2014 - Youth won in Tours, but not in Emilia! We have all the week-end's cycling news, plus reports, results and video from: Paris-Tours, Giro dell'Emilia, Tour of Beijing,GP Bruno Beghelli, Paris-Bourges, GP Città di Peccioli and Bpost Bank Trofee in Ronse. Big EuroTrash coffee time.
Oct 09, 2014 - We have a mixed bag of EuroTrash this Thursday morning to sift through. We preview Paris-Tours and the Tour of Beijing and have a look at the newly unveiled Giro'15 route. Race report from Binche, the TOP STORY is the 2015 WorldTour teams, plus we have lots of rider news to catch up with.
Oct 06, 2014 - The full Il Lombardia ‘play-back’ with race report, rider comments and video to keep the Lombardy feel going through Monday. Results from Tour de l’Eurométropole, Sparkassen Münsterland Giro and Gieten cross, plus lots of team, race and rider news. A large EuroTrash cappuccino.
Race Report: Il Lombardia was wide open this year as there were so many top riders on the start line in Como. The course change was also an unknown entity, but in the end the route was perfect and the win was perfectly taken by Dan Martin.
The Giro d'Italia organisers have released a 'teaser' video for next years race ahead of the course announcement. More news to come soon, but the video is still worth a watch:
Oct 02, 2014 - Il Lombardia is on Sunday and we preview the 'race of the falling leaves' in today's EuroTrash; the course and the teams. In other cycling news: Milano-Turino race report and comments, team and race news and the bad news of a new dope case. All the latest news in a packed EuroTrash.
Sept 29, 2014 - It’s been a great week of road race action from Spain and we have a full EuroTrash with all the results, comments and videos from Ponferrada. Sven Nys has started the cyclo-cross season, plus we have more race and team news and say good-bye to Cadel Evans. Get a big coffee.
Just to keep you on track with the runners and their numbers for Sunday's Men's Elite Road Race in Ponferrada. The race report will be up as soon as the race finishes and we will catch up with Ed Hood roadside later. Don't miss EuroTrash on Monday for the rider comments and video action, plus Lee's Lowdown. Keep is PEZ for all the World's action.
Sept 25, 2014 - The World time trials are behind us, they were dominated by Australia and Germany and a Mr. Wiggins filled a space in his wardrobe with a ITT Rainbow jersey. Results, video and comments from Ponferrada, world road race preview, plus team, rider and race news. A full EuroTrash Thursday.
Race Report: There was a right royal battle for the 2014 time trial crown and in the end it came down to the two top men against the watch; Bradley Wiggins and Tony Martin. Martin was the early leader, but Wiggins put the pressure on for the final win.
Race Report: Lennard Kamna in the morning and Lisa Brennauer in the afternoon made for a German double in today’s World championship time trials in Ponferrada. Brennauer was one of the late starters, but she built up her speed to storm force for the win, just like the weather at the finish.
Sept 22, 2014 - The World Champs are well under way with TTT’s, of course we have all the latest news & video from Ponferrada. Lots of other races at the weekend, plus all the team news, transfers, race news, Contador and the Jens Voigt Hour. Big coffee time!
Sept 18, 2014 - It’s World championships time and we kick off with the team time trial. Race reports and video from Agostoni, Wallonie and Bernocchi, the teams’ preview the TTT and more transfer news fill EuroTrash. Other cycling news: Degenkolb is sick and the Giro returns to Madonna di Campiglio.
Sept 15. 2014 - It was a happy Mr. Tinkov in Spain on Sunday, what a difference a year makes. We have all the results, video and rider comments from Spain, Britain and Canada in a jam-packed EuroTrash. Plus another positive for Scinto, Paris-Tours teams, more transfers...yip everything!
Sept 11, 2014 - The Vuelta faces it’s last days, as does the Tour of Britain, but both races are still wide open and could depend on the result of a short time trial. All the latest results, video and comments, plus previews of the Canadian Classics and more contract news. A fun packed EuroTrash!