The Astana team will likely have a strong Kazakh flavour for the Giro d’Italia and the Tour de France, where the team will aim to defend Alberto Contador’s title. The team indicated this on Saturday when Kazakh Federation Vice President Nikola
After being out of contention for much of the race, American Jonathan Page (Planet Bike)
The management of Equipe N
With Mark Renshaw set to miss the start of the season with a virus, his Columbia-HTC team will need to alter Mark Cavendish’s lead-out train for the first part of the 2010 season. On Tuesday it was confirmed that Renshaw was suffering with the Epstein-Barr virus and would not be able to train until mid-January, […]
The World Cup cyclo-cross course at Zolder this coming weekend is too dangerous due to the icy winter weather, according to World Champion Niels Albert, who said he may skip the race. Albert gave the course, the site of the season’s seventh World Cup race, a ride on Wednesday, but stopped after only going halfway […]
After enduring what he describes as, “the worst year of my whole career”, Robbie McEwen will return to racing in January at the Jayco Bay Classic. And while the Australian hasn’t had much racing preparation, he’s keen to get on with the job and put a horror 2009 behind him.
Former downhill World Champion Missy Giove pleaded guilty in a US federal marijuana trafficking case in New York earlier this week.
Rock Racing’s Francisco “Paco” Mancebo (Rock Racing) closed his season with a special mountain bike win on home turf last weekend. The 33-year-old Spaniard took the win at the Grand Prix MTB Navaluenga in his hometown of Avila on Saturday. Mancebo won convincingly with a time of 1:24:34, nearly four minutes ahead of Juan Pedro […]
Organizers of the Cyprus Sunshine Cup mountain bike race series have launched a “Think green, act green” environmental protection campaign to plant trees and motivate people to use bicycles as a means of transport. Noting the intuitive connection of mountain bikers to nature, the organizers want to use the popularity of mountain bike pros and […]
For the fifth time in his career, Luis Le