Cannondale’s Ted King published a new blog post on his personal web site and wrote about his early exit from the Tour de France.
Vincenzo Torriani (Novate Milanese, 17 September 1918 – Milano, 24 April 1996) was best known as one of the original “Giro Bosses” or organizers of the Giro d’Italia. He held the role for 46 years, from 1946 to 1992. This video clip is from the documentary named “The Greatest Show on Earth“. Soundtrack: “Di quella […]
Marcel Kittel, the sprinter of the team Giant-Shimano, in a video prepared in collaboration with the ASO (Amaury Sports Organisation – the Organizer of the Tour de France) gave the cycling fans some safety advice.
Stage 20 of Giro d’Italia 2014 finished atop Monte Zoncolan. It is widely regarded as one of the most difficult climbs in Europe: the Zoncolan has been compared with Vuelta a España’s El Angliru, in the Spanish region of Asturias. The steepest, 23.6% pitch of the Angliru is very short however, being part of a […]
There was a road race at the Istanbul Park (the Formula 1 track) last week. It was quite a short race (just 42.4K), so I knew it would be fast and furious.
Eric Marcotte (SmartStop) won the USA Cycling Professional Championship men’s road race, just ahead of teammate Travis McCabe. The result is a surprise by itself, but what’s more interesting: 34-year-old Marcotte is a full-time worker, he works as a Chiropractic. Is it possible to win a big event like that, while working on a full-time […]
Team Cannondale’s clothing suponsor Sugoi launched a custom Peter Sagan jersey for upcoming Tour of California. Peter Sagan himself also helped the jersey’s design.
Today it was the last stage (Istanbul-Istanbul) of Presidential Tour of Turkey 2014, the 50th edition of the race. I went to watch the stage.
The final stage of the Giro d’Italia 2014 is a 172 km flat stage from Gemona Del Friuli to Trieste.
And Monte Zoncolan is back! Stage 20 of the Giro d’Italia 2014 is a 167 km high mountain stage from Maniago to Monte Zoncolan.