For the Tour de France Grand Depart holding in 2019, it seems like Brussels is the only city left out of the cities who have stated their ambition of hosting the competition publicly.
In the run-up for the host of the Tour, Portsmouth and Copenhagen have all pulled out of the race to host the event. This has thus seemed to pave the way for the start of the competition to be awarded to France in 2019.
Former world champion Marianne Vos has made quite an impressive comeback in her cyclocross career at scheldecross.
Vos who had not raced in a while got off to a good start in her return. Despite being put at a disadvantage by a back row start position, Vos had gained enough momentum to feature in the front line placing at the finish line.
Trayser appears like a cross between an Ikea lampshade and a Meccano, but this is the newest e-bike from ETT, the well known New Zealand firm.
This is really eye-catching, but all the design expands also hide a outstandingly forward-thinking bike. The wraparound shell made of plastic hides a 42V lithium ion battery that offers a range of sixty miles at up to 15.5 mile per hour. It takes three-hundred minutes to totally charge.
Anton Cooper, the world under-23 champ, just trained two times this week but still won elite men's cross country honor at Oceania Mountain Bike Championships in Queenstown.
The Cannondale pro from North Canterbury sprang back on Sunday after being well crushed by fellow New Zealand young gun Sam Gaze in New Zealand Championships previous weekend.
He knocked out world No 8 Dan McConnell from Queenstown, Australia, after the duo pushed clear of Gaze midway via the race on spectacular Skyline course. Gaze had to stay in for 4th place.
Tinkoff-Saxo owner Tinkov is now on the lookout of a “boring & meticulous” manager such as Brailsford for his squad.
The Russian team has just fired its long-standing manager & former owner Bjarne Riis and hence the search for an able suitor & Tinkov is eyeing on somebody like the Sky manager.
The new manager would be disclosed the following week. A few days back, a statement from Tinkoff confirmed that the squad had parted with Bjarne based on mutual agreement.
In comparison to other riders such as Victoria Pendleton, Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Hoy, Joanna Roswell has not been able to create as much sensation as them.
She is hailed as the star which is unsung of the cycling track of Britain yet she has claimed victory in almost every track which is an achievement in itself. She is a Commonwealth Champion, European Champion and Olympic Champion.
The launch of Axeon Cycling Team was announced by the retired professional cyclist Axel Merckx on Wednesday.
The 2014’s results of the U23 program stood out among all the results till date as it was the strongest. The stage wins of Ruben Zepuntke and the GC podium of the Tour of Alberta as well as the second position finish of Greg Daniels in stage 4 of Tour of California is what gave the team such a strong report.
For the 21st time Tour de France will start outside of it. It is the city of Utrecht in Netherlands where the race will begin. Going stage by stage- the first stage is going to take place in at the time trial of individual level but is a short journey with 13.7 km. Then it is going to go to Belgium for two days.
The license commission of the International Cycling Union is all set to evaluate the anti-doping policies and management of Astana cycling team. The UCI has requested the commission to do so because of the three recent doping cases involving Astana team riders which have caused a lot of controversy in the world of cycling.
Aussie cycling zone is looking for an able successor at present as Cadel Evans declared about possible retirement plans of late. Though the riding great has not yet confirmed anything about the retirement but speculations are on that Evans is about to call quits from February 2015.