Created on the backbone of the 2011 Olympic test, RideLondon Classic will run this year its fourth edition, which is set to depart from the heart of United Kingdom capital before heading out to Surrey, where stunning scenery and leg-sapping hills will await the riders.
New digital-first platform will be available anytime, anywhere and on any device, at the conclusion of the Olympic Games Rio 2016.
The designs for three of the Tour of Britain's key jerseys have today been revealed ahead of this September's race, which begins in Glasgow on Sunday 4 September. The new designs are for the Chain Reaction Cycles Points Jersey, ŠKODA King of the Mountains Jersey and Yodel Sprints Jersey, all of which are produced by Official Partner Dare2b.
Before turning their attention to the Tour of Utah, the IAM Cycling team will be conducting a training camp in the Park City area. Based at over 2000 meters above sea level, the Swiss professional team will take advantage of these optimal conditions in order to perfect its preparation for the US stage race.
The Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah, August 1-7, is billed as “America’s Toughest Stage Race.” The 705-mile, seven-day stage race features 52,000 ft of climbing. Despite the challenges ahead, Rally Cycling heads into the Tour of Utah confident and looking to repeat its strong performance from a year ago.
Sidi Sport is celebrating Chris Froome and his yellow jersey. This is the Brit’s third victory at the Grande Boucle, and his second consecutive win (2013, 2015 and 2016). The Sidi staff flew directly to Paris to cheer their champion in the final showcase on the Champs Elysees.
After the race’s second and final rest day - a chance for the guys to reflect on another stage win and a large buffer in the green jersey contest - the Tour roads turned upwards for the final five day’s racing. Green was all but sewn up, but a few big days lay ahead for Rafal Majka in his quest for a second King of the Mountains jersey, and he got straight to work after hitting the road again.
On Sunday André Greipel won the unofficial World Championships for sprinters on the legendary Champs-Elysées and this for the second year in a row. It was the first stage win for the German this Tour, the second one for Lotto Soudal.
A for Amatorow: the Tour de Pologne Amatorow is the race that brings fans out every year to pedal on the same route as the pros in Bukowina Tatrzanska. In spite of the rain this year there were almost 1500 brave hearts lined up at the starting line.
The day before this year’s finish on the Champs-Elysées, the Tour de France is already looking ahead to its next edition.
On Sunday, 24 July, at 1:30 pm, just a few hours before the curtains fall on the 2016 Tour de France, the elite of women's cycling will light the fireworks on the legendary circuit on the Champs-Élysées.
This Sunday just before the final stage of the Tour de France, the women's peloton will take part in the third edition of La Course by Le Tour.
The 43rd edition of the five-day event will be one for the puncheurs, with more than 30 categorized climbs on the course.
From Saturday 23 July 2016 till Wednesday 27 July 2016, the Tour de Wallonie is scheduled. A part of the peloton will be guided through the tough Walloon landscape. This stage race will be something for the Classics riders as there are several climbs situated on the course.
“I hope that I can compete with the best,” said Dries Devenyns, who won a stage as well as the overall classification at the Baloise Belgium Tour in May. “As a team, we will concentrate mostly on winning a stage at the Tour de Wallonie. And as far as that goes, we have multiple options.”
The third edition of the BeNeLadies Tour finished on Sunday with a stage in and around Zelzate. Elise Delzenne sprinted to the third place, that’s also her position on GC.
We continue our episodic journey towards the discovery of SHOT, the new cycling shoe from the Sidi Sport collection.
Held in the Hainaut province and named after former Paris-Roubaix champion Pino Cerami, who also holds the record for being the oldest winner of a Tour de France stage, the Belgian one-day race is 210.8-km-long and will take place on a course which can be divided into a 171.3km loop and a 13.2-km long circuit, that the peloton is set to cover three times.
FOX Sports Networks return as the national broadcast partner for the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. A total of 21 hours of national programming will be provided on FS2 across the U.S. for the professional cycling stage race, Aug. 1-7, including 14 hours of live, high-definition coverage.
Members of IAM Cycling team have spent the last two weeks living at 2309 meters above sea level at the Albergo Ospizio Bernina at the Bernina Pass. During the days, they were training with team coach Marcello Albasini, using the “Live High, Train High” (LHTH) method.
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