Tuesday Jul 29
an Amazing Ascension
Richard Rainville's grueling climb to the higher levels of international junior cycling has taken him to races around the world on high-priced, state-of-the-art bicycles that are built to help carry their riders up relentless mountainsides.
Gallery: USA Pro Challenge, the first three years
The USA Pro Cycling Challenge got its start in 2011 with a prologue through Garden of the Gods, finishing in downtown Colorado Springs.
Rafal Majka wins short, steep Tour de France Stage 17
Poland's Rafal Majka led a late breakaway on the last of four tough climbs in the Pyrenees to win the 17th stage of the Tour de France on Wednesday, as Vincenzo Nibali took another step toward overall victory.
Tour de France: 26 things you didn't know as cycling's premier event gets underway
The major event on the cycling calendar takes place this weekend with the Grand Depart taking part in Leeds.
The Loyal Lieutenant, by George Hincapie
Title: The Loyal Lieutenant - My Story - Leading Out Lance and Pushing Through The Pain on the Rocky Road to Paris Author: George Hincapie Publisher: HarperSport Year: 2014 Pages: 299 Order: HarperCollins What it is: The autobiography of Big George Strengths: It's Big George Weaknesses: It's an autobiography that doesn't even capture the voice of ... (more)
Video: Jens Voigt on riding his final Tour de France
Jens Voigt , who will equal the record for the most Tour de France appearances when he lines up in Leeds on Saturday morning, said he felt "proud and honoured" to be selected by Trek Factory Racing when the team faced the press on Thursday morning.
Oakley's legacy runs deep at the Tour de France
Greg LeMond was one of Oakley's original sponsored athletes. He wore their groundbreaking Eyeshades, despite being mocked by race announcers and even his own teammate, Bernard Hinault for their unconventional looks.