Jasmin Glaesser took stage 2 of the Tour of the Gila by storm. Glaesser infiltrated the day’s breakaway and then out powered Leah Thomas (Twenty16-Twenty16-RideBiker) to take the win in the Inner Loop Road Race. Abigail Mickey (UnitedHealthcare) finished third.
Neilson Powless notched his 11th podium finish of the season Thursday with third place in the Inner Loop Road Race at the Tour of the Gila.
The presentation of the teams took place outside Apeldoorn City Hall (Gemeente) in the Market Square (Marktplein) before huge crowds.
Detroit Bikes, North America's only large-scale bicycle manufacturer, and Motivate, the nation’s leading bike-share operator, announced that Motivate’s bikes will now be assembled in the United States.
One day to go now before the 2016 Giro d'Italia Big Start inside the Omnisport Apeldoorn velodrome, in the Dutch Province of Gelderland – only the 12th foreign start in the history of the Corsa Rosa. Organised by RCS Sport/La Gazzetta dello Sport, this year's edition starts tomorrow, Friday 6 May, with a 9.8km Individual Time Trial around Apeldoorn, and finishes in Turin, Italy on Sunday 29 May.
One of the nine riders in the Lotto Soudal team will be Adam Hansen. Last year at the Vuelta the Australian completed his thirteenth consecutive Grand Tour, a record. This season he wants to continue on the same path and ride all three Grand Tours again.
Two days before the opening stage of the 99th Giro d'italia, the first pre-race press conferences took place at Race Headquarters in Apeldoorn's Omnisport.
This Friday the first Grand Tour of the season kicks off in Apeldoorn, the Netherlands, only a few steps away from the team's Service Course.
On Friday 6 May 2016 the Giro d’Italia will start in Apeldoorn. For our sprinter André Greipel it will be his fourth participation. The Gorilla already obtained one stage win. Also this year André will be the leader in the sprint for Lotto Soudal.
“Clearly our main goal is to win a stage,” explained IAM Cycling directeur sportif Kjell Carlström, who will be joined by Mario Chiesa as another team directeur sportif at the Giro d'Italia.
TV coverage of the 99th Giro d’Italia will reach all four corners of the world: 184 countries will see the Corsa Rosa on 29 different networks, 24 of them live.
Rally Cycling heads to Silver City, New Mexico, with general classification ambitions for the 30th edition of the Tour of the Gila, May 4 – 8.
Two of the favourites for the overall victory: Nibali won the Corsa Rosa in 2013, Valverde is participating for the first time. Here is an interview with them both.
The 99th edition of the Giro d’Italia is about to start. The Corsa Rosa, organised by RCS Sport/La Gazzetta dello Sport and held from 6 to 29 May, has many travel companions who will live and travel together for three weeks of emotions in sport, culture and racing passion.
The 62nd edition of the Quatre Jours de Dunkerque (4-8 May) follows a traditional route, with several opportunities for the sprinters and a tough parcours on the penultimate day, when the general classification will be decided.
The Air Force Association Cycling Classic, presented by Boeing, returns to Arlington, Va., June 11-12, 2016. In its 19th year, the Washington, D.C. area’s premier cycling event features professional and amateur races, challenge rides, and kids races.
It was a successful stage race in the Czech Republic for Anisha Vekemans, as rider of the Belgian national team. Saturday she got second in the fourth stage of Gracia Orlová. Anisha collected two more top ten places and in the overall classification she was seventh.
Adrien Costa of the Axeon Hagens Berman Cycling Team became the first American to win Le Tour de Bretagne Cycliste in its 50-year history Sunday while racing for USA Cycling's Under 23 squad.
Lotta Lepistö claimed her second victory of the season after she out-sprinted the field during stage 1 of Festival Elsy Jacobs.
The 55th edition of Eschborn-Frankfurt gets underway on Sunday. The 206km German one-day race features a steep ascent, the Mammolshainer Berg which has to be climbed four times before hitting the finishing circuit in Frankfurt.