Nibali joins the greats

Vincenzo Nibali, the Italian rider of the Astana team won the Tour de France 2014 edition and joined the greats, becoming the sixth cyclist to win all three grand tours. “The Shark” previously won the Vuelta a España in 2010 and the Giro d’Italia in 2013.

Quote of the day – From Cannondale’s Ted King

Cannondale’s Ted King published a new blog post on his personal website and wrote about his early exit from the Tour de France. Ted King’s ride at the Tour de France ended abruptly on Monday as he was forced to abandon after a Stage 10 crash. He also did crash earlier in the race, once …

9 unique custom-painted Cannondale EVO bikes for 9 Tour de France riders

Cannondale Pro Cycling Team has announced its roster for the 101st edition of the Tour de France. The American bike manufacturer made nine unique, custom-painted Cannondale EVO bikes for nine Tour riders, with the slogan of “The Nine Wonders of 2014 Tour de France”.

Vincenzo Nibali’s new Shark Bike and Tricolore jersey

Astana Team’s Italian star Vincenzo Nibali has won the Italian national road title recently. The Kazakh team prepared for him a new jersey. And the “Shark” has a new bike – a dangerous-looking Specialized Tarmac. Nibali’s new Specialized S-Works Tarmac is mainly black and white in color and has a shark figure with sharp teeth …

Safety advice for the cycling fans, from Marcel Kittel (video)

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. Kittel says: “Thanks for coming to the Tour to support us. Please respect the riders, protect yourself and especially your …