The PEZ 2017 Tour Awards: This year's French Grand Tour was not a vintage edition, but Sam Larner has found some twinkles of stardom amongst the race round France. He also has awards for the less than top performances from the teams and riders.
July 27, 2017 - One too many Tours for Alberto Contador? - Top Story. The Tour de Wallonie with results and video. Preview of the Clásica de San Sebastián. Other news: Pologne, Movistar Vuelta, contract news Katusha-Alpecin and BMC, stagiaires for Lotto Soudal and BMC, Wanty open a bike shop and behind the scenes with Sunweb at the Tour de France.
The Caja-Rural Seguros RGA team had a positive return to competiotion today with a 7th place for Jonatahn Lastra in the Ordizia Classic (1.1). The Basque rider also took the win in the intermediate sprints competition.
Tour'17 Résumé: In his own words: "Look Back on a 'decent' but no more, Tour de France" and that probably sums up most people's feelings. Ed is, as always, up beat and dismantles the 2017 French Grand Tour. Who did what and who didn't!
Le Tour: Twenty one days and two thousand miles, by any measure it is a massive amount of work. While you may not undertake anything approaching Tour de France proportions, you may well face the risk of overtraining. How can you identify, and more importantly prevent this season derailing occurrence?
We cure the post-Tour hangover with our look back at the best of the last three weeks - plus take a ride with me on the Champs-Élysées ahead of le Tour - we won't let the party end! Get the latest news from Paris and elsewhere in today's EuroTrash, Ed Looks back at his week in the Pyrenees and Sam Larner ranks the Tour's best team, plus Readers' Rigs is back this Friday.