Tour de France 2018 Provisional Start List

The 2018 Tour de France kicks off on Saturday, July 7, in Noirmoitier en l’Île and finishes in Paris on Sunday, July 29. While the WorldTour teams have automatic entry into the Tour, the wildcard teams are hand-picked by ASO, with Fortuneo-Samsix, Cofidis, Direct Energie, and Wanty-Groupe Gobert making the cut   The 2017 Tour was won […]

Dutchman says he has no regrets as the race enters its conclusion in Rome

Tom Dumoulin (Sunweb) tried hard to topple Chris Froome (Team Sky) and his pink jersey lead in the Giro d’Italia’s last mountain stage, but ultimately found there was nothing he could do to dislodge the maglia rosa. Dumoulin trailed behind Froome by only 40 seconds heading into stage 20, the final testing stage before the flat Rome finish on Sunday. […]

Motorbikes influencing races a ‘big problem’ for cycling, says Mark Cavendish

Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data) claims that race motorbikes have become a “big problem” in cycling and are increasingly affecting stage outcomes and results. Speaking at a Tour of California press conference in Long Beach, California, Cavendish quietly weighed in on what has become a topical issue within the sport. The 32-year-old used his stage four showing at the […]

ASTANA TEAM CAR NEARLY HITS MARSHAL AT TOUR DE YORKSHIRE 

Astana have issued an apology after video footage on Sunday emerged showing their team car almost driving into a race marshal on the final stage of the Tour de Yorkshire. Footage from a roadside spectator shows the race passing through a right-hand bend with the team cars following behind. The marshal in question was standing on […]

Giro d’Italia: ‘Lance Armstrong is not welcome’

Organiser of the Giro d’Italia reacts to news that Lance Armstrong is considering broadcasting his podcast from the opening stages of the Italian Grand Tour in May Lance Armstrong is not welcome to podcast at the 2018 Giro d’Italia after a career of doping and a lifetime ban, says race organiser RCS Sport. Armstrong announced […]

MARC PRO Cycling Team TOKEN Konax Pro Review

FIRST RIDE IMPRESSIONS: NEW TOKEN KONAX PRO TUBELESS CARBON CLINCHER WHEELSET BY MARC PRO CYCLING TEAM The MARC PRO Cycling Team was lucky enough to continue to be sponsored by Token Wheels again in 2018, and they will be racing the all-new TOKEN KONAX PRO Wheelset throughout the season. The new shipment of Token Konax […]