Rohan Dennis breaks the fastest Tour de France Time Trial Record

Rohan Dennis breaks the fastest Tour de France Time Trial Record

Rohan Dennis (BMC) beats Greg LeMond’s Tour de France time trial speed record which was set in 1989, at the final time trial in Paris (LeMond won that edition with only eight seconds over the Frenchman Laurent Fignon, the narrowest winning margin in history). Dennis’s time over the 13.8 km course was 14 minutes 56 seconds, clocking an average speed of 55.446 km/h. Dennis also broke the prologue record of Chris Boardman which was set in the 1994 edition, Boardman’s previous record was 55.2 km/h (34.3 mph) set during the 7.2 km prologue of the 1994 Tour in Lille.
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Sagan strikes again

Sagan strikes again

Peter Sagan, the Slovakian rider of the Tinkoff-Saxo team, won an amazing overall victory at this years’ AMGEN Tour of California. Sagan won stage 4 winning the bunch sprint. But his most impressive win came at the time trial stage 6.
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Luca Paolini – a heart, and a brain

Luca Paolini – a heart, and a brain

Luca Paolini won the Gent-Wevelgem 2015 and took the biggest win of his long career. His victory seemed unlikely before the race, and he even had to fight to get back on after the second climb of the Kemmelberg. But it was a windy, rainy, a typical survival-day and he didn’t just survive, he also won an epic race with a perfect timing and clever tactics.
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Léon Scieur carries his own wheel

Léon Scieur carries his own wheel

Today’s historic photo of the day: during the penultimate (14th) stage of the 1921 Tour de France, Léon Scieur, the Belgian rider of La Sportive team carries his own wheel to the finish line. Scieur won the 1921 Tour de France when he was 33-year-old, along with stages 3 and 10.
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REPETE REborn wins The North American Handmade Bicycle Show 2015 Best Road Bike award

REPETE REborn wins The North American Handmade Bicycle Show 2015 Best Road Bike award

REPETE cycles, the Czech frame building specialists won the North American Handmade Bicycle Show 2015 Best Road Bike award with their high-end road bike model REPETE REborn. The bike is built with Campagnolo Super Record EPS drivetrain and Campagnolo Bora Ultra wheels.
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Sarto Seta: North American Handmade Bicycle Show Best Campagnolo build winner

Sarto Seta: North American Handmade Bicycle Show Best Campagnolo build winner

Italian custom bicycle frame manufacturer Sarto’s 2015 model frame Seta is “The Best Campagnolo Build” winner at the North American Handmade Bicycle Show.
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Eddy70 (Limited Edition) by Eddy Merckx Cycles

Eddy70 (Limited Edition) by Eddy Merckx Cycles

The legendary Eddy Merckx is turning 70 years old this year, on June 17, 2015. To celebrate, the bike brand that bears his name, the Eddy Merckx Cycles is producing a limited edition, modern, high quality stainless steel racing bike: Eddy 70. There will only 70 examples be produced, and first specimen (No 1) has already been reserved for Eddy Merckx himself. The other 69 bikes will be available from September at a selection of bike stores.
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