2020 Tour de France Route
Presentation LIVE stream.
Tuesday 15th October, the route of the next Tour
de France will be unveiled before an audience of
4,000 spectators at the Palais des Congrès Paris
convention center, in the presence in particular
of the most recent winner, Egan Bernal." (cyclingfans.com)
Chris Froome: Bernal says he will
support me at 2020 Tour de France.
who had originally been set to lead the line for
Team Ineos at the Giro d’Italia until injuries
of his own altered his schedule, stepped in and
won the Tour, with fellow Ineos rider Geraint
Thomas, the 2018 champion, finishing second." (cyclingnews.com)
Classens wins stage 2 of Crocodile
Trophy, England keeps overall lead.
Netherlands' Bart Classens won stage 2 of the
2019 Crocodile Trophy MTB stage race on a 76km
circuit around Ringer's Rest in Mareeba,
Queensland, on Sunday, while overnight leader
Michael England retained his overall lead." (cyclingnews.com)
(Image credit: Regina Sta)
Wallays wins Paris Tours.
Jelle Wallays (Lotto Soudal) takes one-day race
with long solo move. Niki Terpstra (Total Direct
Energie) takes second ahead of a tired Oliver
Naesen (AG2R La Mondiale)."
(cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images Sport)
The Moment Lombardia Was Won.
the late autumnal sunshine on the Civiglio climb
Bauke Mollema’s attacked and quickly got a gap
as the pre-race picks hesitate, each privately
hoping someone else would close him down." (inrng.com) (RCS
No excuses for tired Vincenzo Nibali
at Il Lombardia.
Nibali’s bid for a third victory at Il Lombardia
ended when he was distanced on the lower slopes
of the Civiglio, though at the end of a long
season, the Italian had lined out in the Race of
the Falling Leaves in hope rather than in
(cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)
The best power meter pedals.
pedals joined with dedicated training can give
cycling enthusiasts one of the easiest and most
cost-effective ways to get faster. Or, they can
help you choose and enjoy your Zwift group and
individual rides better no matter how fast you
Shimano RS770 Wheelset review.
recommended for tires from 25mm to 38mm, and are
supplied with tubeless rim tape and valves
fitted. Including these and the 12mm hub-end
caps, my pair weighed in at 757g and 938g,
(bikeradar.com) Robin Wilmott
Paris Tours 2019 Live Dashboard.
Tours LIVE October 13, France.
Start time: Sunday Oct 13 11:25 CET (2:25 AM
Earliest live video: 15:25 CET (6:25 AM PDT).
Approximate finish: 16:54 CET (7:54 AM PDT)." (steephill.tv)
Eddy Merckx in the hospital with
'serious head injury' after crash.
was riding with friends on Sunday when the
accident occurred. According to Het
Nieuwsblad, the 74-year-old was treated
with caution, given he uses a pacemaker, but was
transferred to a regular ward on Monday after
(cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)
Notes from the Monument Desk.
anybody dislike Bauke Mollema? His win in the
Tour of Lombardy on Saturday is the crowning
achievement in a career that was impressive
(podiumcafe.com) (Tim de Waele/Getty Images)
Trek Segafredo ride into 2020 with
wind at backs.
American-licensed team ended the season with a
string of success and will look to carry
momentum into next season with the arrival of
new stars, young and old."
(velonews.com) Jim Cotton
Tour of Guangxi 2019 preview.
the third edition of the six-day Chinese race,
which has been in the WorldTour since its
inception, though it still feels like something
of an afterthought on the calendar after the far
more prestigious UCI Road World Championships
and Il Lombardia."
(cyclingnews.com) (Bettini Photo)
Iserbyt wins in Gieten.
Iserbyt has once again shown top form. In the
Superprestige van Gieten he won by driving away
from Quinten Hermans in the last lap." (wielerrevue.nl)
(Photo: Cor Vos)
Magic Spanner - The World of
Cycling According to Carlton Kirby.
as "Eurosport's legendary Tour de France
commentator," Carlton Kirby has nearly three
decades' experience in calling pro bike races
and his new book, written with Robbie Broughton,
not only provides often-hilarious insight into
what it is like to be a broadcaster under
extreme pressure, but also some worthwhile
comments about the nature of pro racing."
(pezcyclingnews.com) Leslie Reissner
2019 Telenet Superprestige
Cyclocross Gieten, Netherlands LIVE stream.
2019 Telenet Superprestige Cyclocross at Gieten,
Netherlands is Sunday, October 13. There will be
live streams for both the elite women's and
Women at 13:40 CET, 7:40am U.S. Eastern
(Superprestige Ladies Trophy).
Elite Men at 15:00 CET, 9:00am U.S. Eastern." (cyclingfans.com)
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Plaza, 39, retires after Il
former double national champion, Rubén Plaza, a
stage winner at the Vuelta a España and Tour de
France, has opted to retire after a career
spanning nearly 20 years and with 26 victories
to his name."
(cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)
Best road bike helmets 2019 - 25
most, fit, ventilation and comfort matter over
all else. All of the helmets listed here are
tested to stringent safety standards, and
ensuring that a helmet fits well will also
ensure it can do its job keeping you safe in the
event of a crash."
(bikeradar.com) Immediate Media
Basso Palta: First Ride Review.
Palta is no ordinary gravel bike. It looks and
feels more like something from the cyclocross
scene such are its racy aesthetics and compact,
almost road bike-like geometry. This, however,
has done very little to affect the Palta's ride
quality and composure."
(cyclingnews.com) (Image: © Basso Bikes / Javi
the heart of UrbanRush is Yamaha’s PWSeries SE
center mount drive unit. Integrated to the
bottom bracket, the drive unit provides a low
center of gravity for exceptional handling.
(electricbikeaction.com) Information provided by
Boulder Valley Velodrome likely to
facility consists of a fully operational
velodrome, ample parking, exterior lighting for
evening events, a 5,050 square-foot bicycle
storage unit, infield restrooms and changing
rooms for cyclists. It is bordered on two sides
by 10 acres of open space. The velodrome is
zoned and permitted for a future clubhouse and
Moniek Tenniglo adds another year to
her stay at Mitchelton Scott.
rider had a late debut with the team due to a
fractured elbow she endured during the
off-season that kept her out of competition
until March. Despite this lateness, Tenniglo
soon showed to be a vital part of the team in
one-day races as well as in stage competitions." (cyclingpub.com)
Hammer Stavanger adds women's event
Stavanger announced Friday that it will include
a first-ever women's category as part of its
three-race event held on May 22-24 in 2020 in
Norway. The women will compete on the same
courses as the men's teams for the Hammer Climb,
Hammer Sprint and the Hammer Chase." (cyclingnews.com)
Groenewegen poised to win unofficial
‘King of Sprints’ title.
26-year-old Dutch star out-kicked Elia Viviani
(Deceuninck Quick Step) in Saturday’s Tacx Pro
Classic/Ronde van Zeeland (1.1) to cap another
successful season for the sprinter." (velonews.com)
Photo: Stephen Pond/Getty Images
Tour of Guangxi.
last round of the UCI Women’s World Tour is upon
us and riders are heading to China for the final
road race of 2019. Annemiek van Vleuten
(Mitchelton Scott) has held the jersey for an
astonishing 13 rounds and currently tops the
Merlin Malt-G1X Apex 1 Gravel Bike.
fun and stable bike on the gravel backed up with
a decent frame and a quality spec list for the
(road.cc) (Stu Kerton)