This years’ Vuelta a España, the 69th edition of the Spanish Grand Tour is starting with a 12.6 km Team Time Trial stage on August 23, Saturday in Jerez de la Frontera.
The stage consists of a very Andalusian, urban itinerary, which will have cyclists riding past some of the most emblematic locations in Cadiz, the Vuelta’s departure point. It will be a short, mainly technical, circuit that will not mark many differences among the teams. Continue reading “Vuelta a España 2014 Stage 1 Details” »
It’s actually a merge. Cannondale bikes and Slipstream Sports today announced that Cannondale Pro Cycling SpA and Slipstream Sports will join forces in 2015. Cannondale will become a title sponsor and technical bicycle sponsor for the team, with Slipstream Sports becoming the managerial body behind the team. Continue reading “Team Garmin-Sharp will use Cannondale bikes” »
Today’s historic photo of the day is – the finish of the 1966 Milan-San Remo. A Peugeot-BP-Michelin rider, only 20 years old Eddy Merckx sprints to win his first-ever classics victory. It was the start of Merckx’s run of seven “La Primavera” wins in 11 years. Continue reading “Eddy Merckx wins 1966 Milan-San Remo (video)” »
Italian bicycle manufacturer De Rosa has revealed its 2015 model Protos bikes.
According to the producer, “Protos is the most ambitious project ever played by the family De Rosa, and ‘the result of two years of work, an important project that he wanted merge everything valuable know how accumulated in nearly 60 years of work, combined with engineering design.’”