Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors.
Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker.




Podium: Today's Trending

US pro cycling races treat Lance Armstrong & Floyd Landis very differently.

Mountain biker gaps Tour of Utah.

Custom chrome good looks for modern Battaglin Portofino Premium lugged road bike.

Daily News Digest: Carapaz will miss the Vuelta, Degenkolb to Lotto Soudal.

Bob Mionske: Blame-shifting excuses harm all cyclists.
Advertisement

Race Video, Schedules and Results

Vuelta a España Calendar.


Guide to 2019-2020 rider transfers.

U.S. Video Feeds for 2019 Races.



Support The DougReport: Ride a Bike
Doug Report Cycling Daily



2019 Tour of Denmark LIVE stream.

(cyclingfans.com)"-
"2019 Tour of Denmark LIVE August 21-25.

Stage 3 starts Friday at 12:35pm CET (6:35am U.S. Eastern).

Finish at around 5:20pm CET (11:20am U.S. Eastern).

Live video from 12:25pm CET (6:25am U.S. Eastern)."
(cyclingfans.com)

August 22, 2019








Tour of Denmark: Toft Madsen wins stage 2.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Martin Toft Madsen (Den) wins, Rasmus Christian Quaade (Den) second, Mads Schmidt Würtz (Den) third.

Würtz takes race lead after time trial."
(cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 22, 2019








Vuelta a Espana 2019: 5 key stages.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Anything can happen on any given day at the Vuelta a España, making it the most unpredictable and so often most dramatic of the three Grand Tours." (cyclingnews.com) (Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)

August 22, 2019







Carapaz could miss Vuelta a Espana after crash.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Richard Carapaz's participation in the upcoming Vuelta a España has been cast into doubt after the Ecuadorian suffered a crash during the Etten-Leur criterium in the Netherlands on Sunday." (cyclingnews.com) (Bettini Photo)

August 22, 2019





Roglic: I'm here to win the Vuelta a Espana.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Primoz Roglic (Jumbo Visma) has stated categorically that he will be going for the overall victory in the Vuelta a España." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 22, 2019





Alaphilippe sacrificing races for freshness ahead of Yorkshire Worlds.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Nearing the end of a dream 2019 season, few would blame Julian Alaphilippe (Deceuninck Quick Step) for being satisfied with his lot." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 22, 2019





2019 Vuelta a Espana LIVE stream.

(cyclingfans.com)-"2019 Vuelta a Espana LIVE August 24-September 15, Spain.

Stage 1 starts Saturday at 6:56pm CET (12:56pm U.S. Eastern).

Finish at around 8:30pm CET (2:30pm U.S. Eastern).

Live video from 6:45pm CET (12:45pm U.S. Eastern)."
(cyclingfans.com) (steephill.tv)

August 22, 2019



Doug Report Cycling Daily






22 things you should know about the 2019 Vuelta a España.

(cyclingtips.com)-"The Vuelta is easily the youngest of the three Grand Tours. Where the Giro d’Italia has had 102 editions since its start in 1909, and the Tour de France has had 106 editions since 1903, the Vuelta only began in 1935." (cyclingtips.com) Matt de Neef

August 21, 2019





Form ranking: Vuelta a Espana 2019 favorites.

(cyclingnews.com)-"The start of the 2019 Vuelta a España is just three days away, and Cyclingnews has taken a look at 10 of the major contenders to gauge their form ahead of the race, which starts in Salinas de Torrevieja in south-east Spain on Saturday, August 24." (cyclingnews.com) (Tim de Waele/TDWSport.com)

August 21, 2019





Chapman, Stephens dominate SBT GRVL for Tibco SVB.

(cyclingnews.com)-"The two riders covered the 225.6km route, which included 2,743 meters of climbing, in under seven hours. They will both be racing in the upcoming Colorado Classic, held from August 22-25." (cyclingnews.com) (Wil Matthews)

August 21, 2019





Kirchmann praises Team Sunweb's 'MeToo' protocol.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Canadian time trial champion Leah Kirchmann told Cyclingnews that she feels safer knowing that there are clear behavior and ethical expectations, and step-by-step instructions for reporting sexual abuse." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 21, 2019





Silca Maratona Minimo Gear Bag.

(road.cc)-"If you want to travel in style then the Silca Maratona Minimo is the bag for you. It's the perfect size for carry-on airline luggage, it organizes your kit, is very nicely made with lovely materials and is durable, and has several carrying handles for convenience." (road.cc) (David Arthur)

August 21, 2019



Doug Report Cycling Daily





Watch out for these five youngsters joining the WorldTour in 2020.

(cyclingweekly.com)-"Promising young American Brandon McNulty will also be making the step up to the WorldTour for 2020 at 21 years old." (cyclingweekly.com) (Photo: Yuzuru Sunada)

August 20, 2019





Ladies Tour of Norway 2019 - Preview.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Last year saw Marianne Vos win all three stages and the overall title. It has become somewhat of a stomping ground for the decorated Dutchwoman, who also won the overall title in 2017." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 20, 2019





Vuelta a España: Jumbo Visma attempt third Grand Tour opening stage win out of three.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Jumbo Visma are aiming to hit the ground running at the Vuelta a España on Saturday, attempting to clinch a full house of victories on the opening stages of all three 2019 Grand Tours, says Dutch team member Robert Gesink." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 20, 2019





Dan Martin’s absence from Vuelta now confirmed by UAE Emirates.

(stickybottle.com)"-"In Martin’s absence from the UAE Team Emirates line-up for the Vuelta, the team is backing former race winner Fabio Aru and rising star Tadej Pogačar." (stickybottle.com)

August 20, 2019





Luis Ángel Maté will return to racing at Vuelta a España three weeks after head injury suffered in ‘brutal’ crash.

(cyclingweekly.com)-"The Cofidis rider hit a pothole on the opening stage in Poland and went down hard, splitting his head open and being taken to the hospital." (cyclingweekly.com) (Picture: Hospital Ochoa)

August 20, 2019





Progress from process: What it takes to make it to the WorldTour.

(velonews.com)-"Will Barta sat by his phone and awaited the familiar buzz of the ringer. It was August 2014, and Barta was expecting a call from famed development coach Axel Merckx." (velonews.com) (Luc Claessen/Getty Images)

August 20, 2019





Review: Look 765 Gravel RS bike shapes up as an off-road drop bar bruiser.

"We tested the size XL with the Force 1×11 group, which includes a Look alloy cockpit plus carbon seatpost, Mavic Allroad tubeless wheels, and WTB Riddler 700×37 tires. Weight for the complete bike without pedals was 20.02lb (9.08kg)." (bikerumor.com) (Tyler Benedict)

August 20, 2019




2019 Tour du Limousin LIVE stream.

(cyclingfans.com)"-


"2019 Tour du Limousin LIVE August 21-24, France.

Stage 3 starts Friday at 12:35pm CET (6:35am U.S. Eastern).

Finish at around 4:52pm CET (10:52am U.S. Eastern).

Live video from 2:00pm CET(8: 00am U.S. Eastern)."
(cyclingfans.com)

August 22, 2019





Colorado Classic: Dygert Owen wins stage 1.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Chloe Dygert Owen (Twenty20 Sho Air) took control of the Colorado Classic on the opening stage, jumping clear of a select group on the stage's final climb to solo in for the stage win and first leader's jersey of the race." (cyclingnews.com) (Photo: Jonathan Devich)

August 22, 2019





Four stories to follow at the Colorado Classic.

(velonews.com)-"The Colorado Classic kicked off today in Steamboat Springs. There are four storylines that we're following at this year's race." (velonews.com) Fred Dreier

August 22, 2019






Ladies Tour of Norway: Wiebes wins stage 1.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Lorena Wiebes (Parkhotel Valkenburg) has won stage 1 of the Ladies Tour of Norway that was raced in pouring rain." (cyclingnews.com) (SWpix.com)

August 22, 2019





Rivera, half of Sunweb crash out of contention in Ladies Tour of Norway opener.

(cyclingnews.com)"-"The riders of Team Sunweb were the main protagonists on Thursday's stage 1 of the Ladies Tour of Norway. The team made the move of the day but then half their riders crashed just before the sprint - losing their main sprint contender Coryn Rivera in the accident." (cyclingnews.com)

August 22, 2019





Tour du Limousin: Aristi wins stage 2.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Calmejane keeps race lead as Basque rider out-sprints Gavazzi, Cosnefroy." (cyclingnews.com) (Bettini Photo)

August 22, 2019





Mountain biker gaps Tour of Utah.

(cyclingtips.com)-"As the Tour of Utah raced up Empire Pass in Park City for the final stage last weekend, freerider Danny Fendler aimed his bike in a different direction. " (cyclingtips.com) Photography by Berin Klawiter

August 22, 2019





Custom chrome good looks for modern Battaglin Portofino Premium lugged road bike.

(bikerumor.com)-"Back at the start of the year Italian custom frame builder Officina Battaglin showed us their unique lugged, oversized steel Portofino road bike. Now a special edition of the bike gets a beautiful Cromovelato finish." (bikerumor.com) (Cory Benson)

August 22, 2019





Once Upon a Time in the West: Inga Thompson's South American adventure.

(cyclingnews.com)-"A sod jail, an angry promoter and getting handcuffed to a van, life for pioneering women racers was often a wild ride." (cyclingnews.com) (pezcyclingnews.com) Edmond Hood


August 22, 2019








Colorado Classic live streaming.

(cyclingnews.com)"-"The Colorado Classic women's-only UCI 2.1 stage race begins August 22 in Steamboat Springs and finishes August 25 in Denver.

Thursday's Stage 1 starts at 11:30am MDT (1:30pm U.S. Eastern) (7:30pm CET).

Finish at around 1:45pm MDT (3:45pm U.S. Eastern) (9:45pm CET).

Live video from 11:30am MDT (1:30pm U.S. Eastern) (7:30pm CET)."
(cyclingnews.com)

August 22, 2019



Doug Report Cycling Daily


Van Aert on slow mend, van der Poel eyes road worlds.

(velonews.com)-"While Belgian continues to heal from his ugly Tour crash, unstoppable Dutchman steamrolls through multiple disciplines." (velonews.com) (Tim de Waele/Getty Images)

August 21, 2019







Pidcock out of Tour de l'Avenir after crash.

(cyclingnews.com)-"He did not discuss the extent of his injuries, but the fall comes just one month before the UCI Road World Championships in Yorkshire where Pidcock, a former junior world champion in the time trial and the current under-23 cyclocross world champion, is expected to be one of the favorites for the U23 road race." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 21, 2019





How Tom Dumoulin almost won La Vuelta.

(rouleur.cc)-"Tom Dumoulin was a 1,000-1 outsider before the Vuelta a España that kickstarted his career. How “The Butterfly of Maastricht” nearly pulled off the greatest shock in modern Grand Tour racing." (rouleur.cc) Photographs: Timm Kölln / Offside/Pressesports

August 21, 2019





Jumbo Visma announces new development team.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Jumbo Visma announced the formation of Development Team Jumbo Visma for 2020, which will be made up of 13 riders from around the world, all under the age of 20." (cyclingnews.com) (Photo: Jonathan Devich)

August 21, 2019





Fresh Bikes: Canyon Grail SF SLX DI2 Review.

(bicycling.co.za)-"Canyon's Grail SF SLX DI2 is designed around comfort and stability on the dirt, it’s also as light and efficient a bike as you could ask for on the road." (bicycling.co.za) Ewald Sadie

August 21, 2019





Roundup: Fresh gear from Bontrager, ABUS, Handup, and 7mesh.

(bikerumor.com)-"In this roundup, we’re checking out everything from helmets to apparel and even new partnerships. For commuters, Bontrager has a fresh helmet with a new approach for protection." (bikerumor.com) Michael Gushulak

August 21, 2019






Colorado Classic 2019 - Preview.

(cyclingnews.com)-"You can watch live streaming of all four stage on Cyclingnews. Our coverage of the event will also include race reports, news, results, and galleries." (cyclingnews.com) (Photo: Jonathan Devich)

August 21, 2019



Doug Report Cycling Daily



Tom Pidcock taken to the hospital following crash at Tour de l’Avenir.

(cyclingweekly.com)-"The British rider was in a leading group of 15 on a wet stage from Saint-Julien-Chapteuil to Privas in the U23 race, but crashed and injured himself in the last kilometer as Switzerland’s Stefan Bissegger went on to win the stage." (cyclingweekly.com) (Justin Setterfield/Getty Images Sport)

August 20, 2019





Lizzie Deignan: I plan to retire after the Tokyo Olympic Games.

(cyclingnews.com)-"She is giving herself one final opportunity to secure a second world title in Yorkshire and to win a gold medal at the Tokyo Olympic Games." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 20, 2019





Masnada signs two-year deal with CCC Team.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Fausto Masnada will move up to WorldTour level in 2020 after he signed a two-year contract with CCC Team. The Italian has spent all his professional career at Androni Giocattoli Sidermec, and he has enjoyed a breakout season in 2019, capped by a stage victory on the Giro d’Italia." (cyclingnews.com) (Bettini Photo)

August 20, 2019





Hagens Berman Axeon confirm return to Continental level for 2020.

(cyclingnews.com)-"After two seasons at Professional Continental level, Hagens Berman Axeon will return to the Continental level for 2020, but team owner Axel Merckx told Cyclingnews he doesn’t believe it will have a major effect on his U23 development program." (cyclingnews.com) (Brian Hodes / VeloImages)

August 20, 2019





Shimano introduces ‘indoor specific’ cycling shoes.

(cyclingweekly.com)-"There are two versions – the IC5 which comes with a high focus on breathability, and the IC3 with a trainer-like aesthetic." (cyclingweekly.com) Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

August 20, 2019





Out of tragedy, new love: The cyclist’s widow and her second husband.

"On a descent at the 2016 Gent Wevelgem, a four rider crash on the left hand side of the road turned tragic when Antoine Demoitié (Wanty Groupe Gobert), was hit by a motorbike as he lay on the ground." (cyclingtips.com) (Photo: Cor Vos)

August 20, 2019





Enjoy the DougReport? Your subscription will help keep us online.

Subscriber Options
Also, clicking on the advertisements would be an additional way of helping.







Lotto Soudal add John Degenkolb on a two-year deal.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Lotto Soudal announced the signing of John Degenkolb, who will join Philippe Gilbert to lead the Belgian team's Classics squad next season." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 22, 2019






Chris Froome officially accepts 2011 Vuelta a Espana winner's jersey.

(cyclingnews.com)-"That race, back in 2011 was incredibly special for me. The race was where I first started to believe in myself as a Grand Tour contender; it was the race where I had my first professional victory. I’ve got some really special memories from that race." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images Sport)

August 22, 2019





Van der Poel to use hypoxic chamber as substitute for altitude camp ahead of World Championships.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Mathieu van der Poel has scrapped plans for an altitude training camp ahead of the Road Race World Championships in Yorkshire, choosing to remain in Belgium ahead of the Tour of Britain." (cyclingnews.com) (Bettini Photo)

August 22, 2019





Vuelta a España 2019 will be a ‘duel between Movistar, Jumbo Visma and Astana,’ says organizer.

(cyclingweekly.com)-"All three teams are bringing heavy-hitters to fight for the race overall, but Vuelta director Javier Guillén says he will miss Chris Froome (Team Ineos) and Simon Yates (Mitchelton Scott), the last two Vuelta champions." (cyclingweekly.com) (Photo: Yuzuru Sunada)

August 22, 2019





Tiesj Benoot: Burying a team-mate has a serious impact on your life.

(cyclingweekly.com)-"Certainly, it’s been difficult in the weeks after the death of Bjorg. That’s why I dedicate my victory to him. And I will do that for the rest of my career I think. Burying a team-mate has a serious impact on your life." (cyclingweekly.com) (Photo: DIRK WAEM/AFP/Getty Images)

August 22, 2019





The Jumbo conundrum.

(rouleur.cc)-"Jumbo Visma’s - somewhat curiously constructed - announcement that they had secured the signature of Tom Dumoulin earlier this week, settled it." (rouleur.cc) Photographs: ASO / Pauline Ballet / Offside/L'Equipe

August 22, 2019





How to do e-bike racing wrong.

(cyclingtips.com)-"e-Bikes are here to stay, and because humans are human, we’re going to race them. There’s no way around it, it’s what we do." (cyclingtips.com) Caley Fretz

August 22, 2019





Kona Rove Dl All Road Bike 2020 Review.

(cyclestore.co.uk)-"2020 brings a whole range of fresh bikes from the big American company founded in Vancouver BC. The company’s MTB, gravel and touring bikes have all been reviewed through the off season and we’re really excited with what they’ve produced." (cyclestore.co.uk) Jack Schofield

August 22, 2019



Doug Report Cycling Daily






UCI survey reveals big teams snapping up best riders a turn-off for most fans.

(road.cc)Simon-"More than 22,300 fans from 134 countries completed an online questionnaire that sought to canvas their views on issues including how they follow the sport and what could be done to improve their enjoyment of it." (road.cc)Simon MacMichael

August 21, 2019





McNulty: Success of young riders suggests cycling is cleaner.

(cyclingnews.com)-"The 21-year-old American will move from Rally UHC to WorldTour level next year but is resisting the pressure to keep pace with his contemporaries." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 21, 2019





US pro cycling races treat Lance Armstrong & Floyd Landis very differently.

(stickybottle.com)"-"US pro cycling races have been dealing with Floyd Landis and Lance Armstrong in very different ways of late; one event distancing itself from Landis while another is embracing Armstrong." (stickybottle.com)

August 21, 2019





How Team Jumbo Visma rose from the ashes of Rabobank.

(velonews.com)-"Nearly a decade after the demise of Team Rabobank, Dutch squad Jumbo Visma has become one of the strongest in the WorldTour under the leadership of its owner, Richard Plugge." (velonews.com) Steve Maxwell

August 21, 2019







Davide Ballerini signs for Deceuninck Quick Step.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Davide Ballerini will ride for Deceuninck Quick Step in 2020 after signing a two-year contract with the Belgian squad. The 24-year-old joins the team after spending the 2019 campaign in the colors of Astana and two seasons with Androni Giocattoli-\ Sidermec." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 21, 2019






Connor Swift: Arkea Samsic are still learning where my strengths lie.

(cyclingnews.com)-"It’s been a whirlwind few months for Connor Swift, who couldn’t have imagined at the start of the year where he’d be now. The 23-year-old received a call from Arkéa Samsic a few months into the season and, in the blink of an eye, he was a pro rider." (cyclingnews.com) (Justin Setterfield/Getty Images Sport)

August 21, 2019





Amazon Music Launches on Garmin Watches: Everything you need to know.

(dcrainmaker.com)"-"When Garmin first got into the music wearable industry some 18 months ago, I don’t think anyone would have sat back and said: ‘Garmin will become the most widely supported music streaming services wearable on the market’. But oddly enough, as of today, that’s actually what’s happened." (dcrainmaker.com)

August 21, 2019





The 6-Move Dumbbell Workout To Get Faster.

(bicycling.co.za)-"There’s this myth that strength training will bulk you up and slow you down - but really, there are so many benefits to gain. “Strength training, even with simple dumbbells, helps create a more durable athlete." (bicycling.co.za) Ashley Mateo

August 21, 2019





Best arm warmers for autumn 2019.

(cyclingnews.com)-"They come in plenty of different shapes and sizes, from heavy-duty thermal construction with windproof panels protecting your joints, to lightweight materials designed to fend off UV rays." (cyclingnews.com) (Courtesy)

August 21, 2019



Doug Report Cycling Daily






Van Aert's cyclocross season uncertain after Tour de France crash.

(cyclingnews.com)-"According to a report in Het Nieuwsbald, he still requires crutches to walk and an additional three weeks before he can consider training." (cyclingnews.com) (Getty Images)

August 20, 2019





Barguil apologizes for remarks about Gasparotto.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Arkéa Samsic leader Warren Barguil has apologized to Dimension Data's Enrico Gasparotto, both privately and publicly on social media, after having called the veteran Italian rider an idiot." (cyclingnews.com) (Bettini Photo)

August 20, 2019





Jumbo Visma ready to challenge Team Ineos at Tour de France after signing Tom Dumoulin.

(cyclingnews.com)-"Jumbo Visma team manager Richard Plugge has suggested the arrival of Tom Dumoulin as a new Grand Tour team leader will allow the Dutch team to challenge Team Ineos at the 2020 Tour de France." (cyclingnews.com) (Bettini Photo)

August 20, 2019





Thousands attend Felice Gimondi's funeral.

"Over two thousand people attended Felice Gimondi's funeral on Tuesday, with many following the ceremony from outside the packed church in the central of his hometown of Paladina near Bergamo." (cyclingnews.com) (Bianchi S.p.A.)

August 20, 2019




Advertisement



How to Avoid Spoilers.
How to Choose a Bike.
Expert guide to riding properly in any group.
Complete guide to bottom brackets.
25 tips for beginners.
Bike Index Theft Prevention.
Safe Travel Medicine.
Lexicon of cycling terms.
How To Ride On The Rollers.
Common sense rules for modern road riding.
How To Be A Good New Rider.
Roads to Ride Map.
Road rash and wound care.
How to heckle cyclists.
How To Talk like a Cyclist.
How To Talk to a Cyclist.
How to wash your Lycra.
How To Look Like A Pro Cyclist.
Common sense rules for road riding
Group ride etiquette.
Group Ride Etiquette Tips.
Guide to road cycling hand signals and calls.
Electric Bikes and the Law.
Complete e-Bike Battery Care Guide.
What to do if you’re hit by a car.
You know you’re a cyclist when.
5 Things That Are Perfectly Legal.
Riding Faux Pas.
Coffee Stop Rules.



DougReport Mobile Version.
Steve Tilford Memorial Fund.
Foreign Language Cycling Terms.
The Art of Giving Good Bike Advice.
25 cycling tips from the pros.
Zwift: Everything you need to know.
Video: Helmet Safety Standards.
Video: Slaying the Badger.
Video: The truth about dishonesty.
Video: Performance.
Video: Get Dirty.
Video: How to be a road biker.
Video Downloads, races and documentaries.
Video: The Backwards Brain Bicycle.
Video: Life is all about Ass.
Video: Race Across America Documentary.



Thumbnail: Bicycling Art.
"BicyclingArt.com is the site for vintage cycling posters and prints. They are the number one source for vintage cycling posters and fine art prints.

A large selection of contemporary artwork and vintage print items are available and their selection is growing daily."
(bicyclingart.com)








Support The DougReport: Ride a Bike
Doug Report Cycling Daily

only search DougReport





























































Our website is made possible by displaying online advertisements to our visitors.
Please consider supporting us by disabling your ad blocker.