Tour of Flanders 2013 route (100th anniversary of the cobbled classic) route has been presented. The race will be 324 km long, as the first race in 1913.Continue reading “Tour of Flanders 2013 route has been presented – Flanders’ most beautiful”
Pinarello Dogma 65.1 Think 2 is the admiral ship of bicycle manufacturer Pinarello for 2013. UCI WorldTour teams Sky and Movistar will use Pinarello Dogma 65.1 Think 2 bikes in 2013 season.
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Pédaleur de charme, meaning “Pedaler of Charm“, was Hugo Koblet‘s nickname (He won Tour de France in 1951 and Giro d’Italia in 1950). He also won the Mountain Classification of Giro d’Italia in 1950.Continue reading “Pédaleur de charme”
Orson Welles, the famous American director was the official starter of the Tour de France in 1950. The best-known film directed by him is Citizen Kane.
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1971 Tour de France was a great tragedy for Luis Ocaña, who won the Tour de France in 1973 and the Vuelta a España in 1970.
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Cannondale Slice is a time trial (TT) bike, produced by US based bicycle manufacturer Cannondale. The bike holds the Ironman World Championship in Kona women course record.
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Cannondale Slice RS is the top-end time trial (TT) bike of the bicycle manufacturer Cannondale. The new Slice RS first used in Tour de France 2012 by the WorldTour team Liquigas-Cannondale.
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Last year, me and two friends went to Riccione, Italy, for a cycling training tour. Riccione is a touristic town near Adriatic coast, south of the Rimini.Continue reading “Cycling tour in Italy”
Alberto Contador has told French television that there is no place for dopers within the sport. He said: “For cycling, it should be zero tolerance, I express myself less certain but it is clear that there is no place for cheaters.”
Saxo Bank-Tinkoff Bank rider previously banned for two years having recorded a positive test for Clenbuterol and stripped of two grand tour titles (2010 Tour de France and 2011 Giro d’Italia).Continue reading “Contador calls for zero tolerance”