The BMC Racing Team's roster to help Tejay van Garderen at Paris-Nice features an abundance of talent around him, including Tour Méditerranéen winner Stephen Cummings and Dubai Tour champion Taylor Phinney.
Philippe Gilbert Interview: After his phenomenal 2011 season Philippe Gilbert has not been hitting the high points, excluding a World road championship, but after a relaxing winter he is back; strong and motivated. Milan-Sanremo and the Ardennes Classics are his goal and maybe another year in the rainbow jersey, but the big question is; will he grow a beard? Find out here.
Steve Cummings Interview: World champion on the track, Vuelta stage winner and loyal team man; Steve Cummings is all of these and now winner of the Tour Méditerranéen. Just before his successful February we managed an exclusive one-to-one chat with the big man in Spain at a BMC training camp and then caught up with him again after his Dubai and Méditerranéen success.
Greg Van Avermaet Interview: Greg Van Avermaet might have been the second man in the Classics for BMC, but over the years he has proved that he can be successful from February to September. This year he will be the main man in his home Flemish Classics for the Swiss bike manufacturer. We sat down with Greg when he was training in Spain to hear his plans for 2014.
Confidence born from his overall victory last week at the Dubai Tour has Taylor Phinney looking to keep that success rolling for the BMC Racing Team at the Tour Méditerranéen.
Thor Hushovd Interview: Ex-World champion, twice Tour points winner, Vuelta points winner, multi-National champion and Classics specialist; Thor Hushovd has had a long and successful career. Even though he had a slight hiatus in 2012 his winning ways have not left him - So what is the future for the man from Norway? We find out what the big man’s plans are for 2014.
Swiss national road champion Michael Schär finished third for the BMC Racing Team after being part of a five-man breakaway late in Sunday's opening stage of the Tour of Qatar.
The BMC Racing Team will rely on teamwork to achieve success at the Tour of Qatar, Sport Director Valerio Piva said.
The BMC Racing Team announced Thursday that PowerBar will be the squad’s exclusive sports nutrition bar, energy gel and sports drink supplier through the 2016 season.
While the race itself is a bit of an unknown, the BMC Racing Team has set clear goals for the inaugural edition of the Dubai Tour, Sport Director Max Sciandri said.
The American juggernaut BMC will benefit from two outstanding leaders on their team: the new entry Darwin Atapuma, but especially the up-and-coming Taylor Phinney. The young American Chrono Man has already won a stage in the 2012 Giro d’Italia, where he led the race for three days. He has two silver medals to his name from the 2012 World Championship Time Trial races: in the individual and team divisions. He also wore the World Championship colours in the Under 23 individual time trial competition in 2010.
The BMC Racing Team is targeting ambitious goals and breaking new ground in its first pre-season training camp of the 2014 season.
The BMC Racing Team is aware of, and will continue to monitor, CONI's legal proceedings involving Alessandro Ballan. Prior to a decision by the relevant authorities, the team will rely upon internal policies to determine the status of Ballan.
The BMC Racing Team has announced contract renewals for Brent Bookwalter, Marcus Burghardt, Yannick Eijssen, Martin Kohler and Danilo Wyss. The five riders will be among 28 who will be introduced Friday at the team's 2014 presentation at Velodrome Suisse in Grenchen, Switzerland.
Sunday's edition of Paris-Tours marks the BMC Racing Team's final single-day race of the season and is one that Greg Van Avermaet and Assistant Director Yvon Ledanois know well.
BMC Racing Team President/General Manager Jim Ochowicz announced the signing of Ben Hermans Wednesday. The 27-year-old Belgian completes the team's lineup of new riders before the entire 2014 roster is formally introduced next week in Grenchen, Switzerland.
The BMC Racing Team roster for the Tour of Beijing is one built to chase both the overall classification and stage wins, Assistant Director Max Sciandri said.
BMC Racing Team's Cadel Evans likes what he sees of the route for the 2014 Giro d'Italia. The past world road and Tour de France champion and Giro d'Italia stage winner attended Monday's presentation in Milan.
The BMC Racing Team heads into Binche-Chimay-Binche (Mémorial Frank Vandenbroucke) on Tuesday looking for more than just a tune-up before its final one-day race of the 2013 season.
Marco Pinotti of the BMC Racing Team will start Sunday's Il Lombardia for the final time after announcing Thursday that the 2013 season will be the last of a professional career that began in 1999.