It’s the third and final week of our road trip all around the glorious nation of France. So far we have visited the vineyards of Cognac, the restaurants of Lyon as well as the lavender fields of Provence. This week we head for the mountains as well as the capital itself, Paris.
The Tour de France is defined by its climbs. Whether it’s a yellow jersey battle or the epée for the polka dot jersey, the climbs are the main attraction for the 21-day long tour around France. Let’s discuss the 8 most crucial climbs of the Tour de France…
By vainquishing the Tour de Pologne, Remco Evenepoel, the young Belgian phenomenon, has ushered in the new era of cycling that may bare his own name. In a race that has seen him mature and grow as a rider, this win in Poland tells us more about the future than we may think.
With Milan-San Remo & Il Lombardia on the horizon, Italy is eyeing up a monument victory to finally bring joy to a nation hit so hard by the current COVID-19 pandemic. In this piece we discuss what these races mean for Italy and why they are so hungry for victory.