There’s one stage race left on the programme of Lotto Soudal this season: the Tour of Guangxi. This WorldTour race takes place from Thursday 19 October until Tuesday 24 October, in the south of China. It’s six hours later in Guangxi than in Belgium.
2018 Tour de France Preview: On Tuesday in Paris, Christian Prudhomme unveiled the 2018 Tour de France race route. With the cobbles of Roubaix, the return of the Alpe d’Huez and a mountain time trial in the Basque Country, it should be a 'belter'. Ed Hood takes a first look at the course to asses the possibilities of a Froome fifth win.
PeloPic: The last race on the Belgian calendar in Putte-Kapellen gave the BabyDump team their biggest win of the season with Arvid de Kleijn. The Sluitingsprijs is a great excuse for a beer after the race is over and a time for the riders to mix with the fans.
As with all competitive sports, there is also a risk for injury in competitive bicycling. The patterns of injury in bicycling are unique since exposures include high speed, obstacles like cyclists, pedestrians and motor vehicles, and unpredictable road, environmental and weather conditions.
PeloPic: The final race on the Belgian calendar takes place today (Tuesday) in the Belgian/Dutch border town of Putte-Kapellen. The finish line is the actual border between the two countries. It's a top race, but also a top night out for the fans and riders.
Although the Apennines may not be as famous as the Alps to the north that's not to say they are any less of a challenge, often deserted their steep and irregular pitches are a playground of pleasure and pain.
All about user experience: Kinomap is launching a major update of its cycling app during Interbike 2017 with many new features and integrating new protocols and home trainers. From Strava deeper integration to Interval training, let’s have a look at this year bunch of new stuff.
PeloPic: 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).
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.
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.