Featured image courtesy of RCS Sport Rescheduled for October after coronavirus disrupted the season, it is quite bizarre to see the Giro d’Italia take place after the Tour de France. It is something we’re getting used to. The Vuelta will clash as will the Spring Classics which for 2020 will be remembered as the Autumn… Read More Giro 103 – Five contenders for pink
Featured images courtesy of BettiniPhoto and SWPix Four days of hard racing in Imola are over. Four rainbow jerseys handed out at the time trials and road races all decided. Here are five quick talking points from the men’s and women’s road races. 1 King Julian You could not have asked for a more popular… Read More Imola 2020 – Road race talking points
Featured images courtesy of gettyimages The time trials are over, two rainbow jerseys have been handed out with two remaining. Here are five quick talking points. 1 Ganna grabs his big opportunity You could not have asked for a better stage to become world champion in a time trial. Of course, we should be in… Read More Imola 2020 – Time Trial Talking Points
Featured image courtesy of the UCI While it is disappointing for Martigny in Switzerland not hosting this year’s World Championships, thank goodness we still have some racing to watch. Imola in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy has saved the fight for rainbows not long after the Tour de France and Giro Rosa has just come… Read More UCI Road World Championships 2020 Preview
Featured image courtesy of gettyimages 21 stages complete, the final Étape of the Day for the three weeks as the 2020 Tour de France drew to a close in style. While sad as it is without crowds on the streets of Paris, it remained the Holy Grail for the sprinters, always a lottery to predict… Read More Étape of the Day – The 107th Tour de France
Featured image courtesy of gettyimages A Tour de France held in September during a pandemic is one reason why we will remember the 107th Tour de France for years to come. It has been three weeks of suffering for the sprinters to get over mountains, three weeks of incredible stories and it all came down… Read More Étape of the Day – From 57 to 59
Featured image courtesy of AP Stage 19 of the 2020 Tour de France was always going to be straightforward for the GC contenders. Only crashes could have hampered their chances but no such worries for Primož Roglič in yellow, Tadej Pogačar in second and Miguel Ángel López in third overall. Everyone stayed upright, all safe… Read More Étape of the Day – Kragh Andersen does it again!
Featured image courtesy of POOL/AFP via Getty Images The Tour de France always creates stories year after year. It excites, entertains and is of course brutal. The power of La Grand Boucle can carry you over the line, give you strength and determination, but most of all pride. So much admiration for Ineos Grenadiers today… Read More Étape of the Day – Arm in arm across the line!
Featured image courtesy of gettyimages You could not have asked for a more gruelling stage at the Tour de France. 170 km from Grenoble over the Col de la Madeleine before a new summit finish at Méribel – the Col de la Loze at 2,304 m above sea level. Stage 17 was the ‘Queen’ stage,… Read More Étape of the Day – Superman surges onto the podium
Featured image courtesy of gettyimages This is turning out to be a fantastic 107th edition of the Tour de France. We’re seeing new talent emerging on the biggest stage and today another young gun blew everyone away. The Alps have arrived, the GC race continues – so much to summarise! Let’s start off with the… Read More Étape of the Day – Arise King Lemmy!