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  1. A biking hot spot that does not existRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    As snow clogged roads around Boston and the temperature barely tickled 20 degrees, cyclists escaped to a small exotic island with sun and fireflies and a pristine road that winds through soaring mountains and enormous trees. That's because their destination was Zwift Island, a virtual place in which cyclists connect their stationary bicycles and various electronic monitors to a computer game and see themselves as a little avatar pedaling around an online world with other players.


  2. Simon Gerrans to ride Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Cycling News

    Simon Gerrans will race the Giro d'Italia for just the second time in his career this year as he continues to recover from an injury-hit early season. Gerrans broke his collarbone in a mountain bike crash in December, forcing him to miss the Tour Down Under.


  3. Gerrans to race Giro d'Italia after injury-filled start to 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Velonews

    Australian Simon Gerrans will head to Italy next month as part of his comeback from early-season injuries. After the Ardennes classics and the Tour de Romandie, he will return to the Giro d'Italia for the first time since 2009.


  4. Hamilton reveals he met with Armstrong at recent whistleblower suit hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Cycling News

    Former Phonak rider Tyler Hamilton en route to winning the eighth stage of the Vuelta a Espana. Two days later, on September 13, the American returned positive for homologous blood transfusion.


  5. Astana coach reveals training methods for Nibali and Aru ahead of Classics and Giro d'ItaliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Cycling News

    The Astana team is awaiting a decision from the UCI Licence Commission about its future but Grand Tour team leaders Vincenzo Nibali and Fabio Aru have continued to focus on their preparation for the upcoming Ardennes Classics, the Giro del Trentino and the Tour de France and Giro d'Italia. Both Nibali and Aru have recently spent time training at altitude at Teide on the Spanish island of Tenerife, clocking up several blocks of quality training under the eye of Astana team coach Paolo Slongo and his assistant Maurizio Mazzoleni.


  6. Wiggins to attempt Hour Record on June 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Cycling News

    The world individual time trial champion will ride select road events in the lead up to his Hour Record attempt with the newly created WIGGINS Continental team including the Tour of Yorkshire from May 1-3. "I've dreamt about the Hour Record since I was a boy.


  7. Warrnambool cancer tour visit by German cycling ace Jens VoigtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Warrnambool Standard

    WARRNAMBOOL is being asked to give a big show of support for up to 180 cyclists and team members who will arrive in the city on Wednesday, April 29, for the Tour de Cure's Signature Tour that raises funds to fight cancer. WARRNAMBOOL is being asked to give a big show of support for up to 180 cyclists and team members who will arrive in the city on Wednesday, April 29, for the Tour de Cure's Signature Tour that raises funds to fight cancer.


  8. Broken shifter spoils Sagan's chances at Paris-RoubaixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Cycling News

    Another race and another disappointment for Peter Sagan in 2015, however, at Paris-Roubaix it was his equipment that let him down and not his legs. While Greg Van Avermaet and Yves Lampaert were up the road, Sagan was in the main group of contenders with five kilometres to go when a broken shifter forced him to change his bike.


  9. Contador and Basso study Giro d'Italia time trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Cycling News

    Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso have made a low profile trip to northeast Italy to study the testing 59.2km course of the time trial stage of this year's Giro d'Italia . The two Tinkoff-Saxo riders are the last of the big Giro d'Italia favourites to see the important stage, following on from Richie Porte , Rigoberto Uran and Fabio Aru .


  10. Roadside FlandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | PezCycling News

    "Ro-dan-i-a, Ro-dan-i-a..." So sings the loudhailer announcing the approach of the race. And we only have moments to wait before the whole mad procession passes by in a cloud of noise and dust, car horns and shouts of encouragement from the fans lining the side of the cobbles.


  11. Tinkov: We don't need a star managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Cycling News

    Tinkoff-Saxo team owner Oleg Tinkov issued a statement today on Facebook regarding his parting of ways with former owner Bjarne Riis and the state of cycling. In it, he indicates that he does not need to replace Riis with another 'star' director.


  12. Cycling - Bjarne Riis leaves Tinkoff-Saxo after contract terminatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Yahoo!

    Tinkoff-Saxo team manager Bjarne Riis has left the cycling outfit after an agreement was reached with owner Oleg Tinkov to terminate his contract, Tinkoff Sport said on Sunday. "Tinkoff Sport A/S -- Managing company of team Tinkoff Saxo - and Bjarne Riis have reached a mutual agreement to terminate all contracts entered between Tinkoff Sport A/S and Bjarne Riis with immediate effect," the team said in a statement.


  13. Tinkoff-Saxo, Bjarne Riis part waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Velonews

    Tinkoff-Saxo released the 51-year-old Dane, effective immediately, a decision that is sending shockwaves around the peloton. The team, owned by Russian banker Oleg Tinkov, made the announcement Sunday evening.


  14. Contador crashes hard at Volta a CatalunyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Cycling News

    Alberto Contador crashed hard in the last three kilometres of Saturday's stage of the Volta a Catalunya , suffering a large amount of road rash on his left side. He was able to complete the stage and remains in third place overall, seven seconds down on Richie Porte .


  15. Criterium International: Call It a Minor Classic?Read the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Podium Cafe

    Criterium International is easily one of the weirdest events on the calendar. Historically it was a race with as glittering an honor role as Le Tour itself, at least since 1979 when foreign participation was first allowed.


  16. The Sagan star flickeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Velonews

    The Peter Sagan star appears to be flickering, judging by his finish in E3 Harelbeke, a race he won a year ago and one that should be easy for a cyclist aiming at the monuments like next week's Ronde van Vlaanderen. Team Tinkoff-Saxo's Sagan followed the attack of Geraint Thomas and Zdenek Stybar on the Oude Kwaremont and raced away with the two, but when they approached the business end of the 215-kilometer race, his lights began to fade.


  17. German school mourns 16 teens killed in Lufthansa's Germanwings plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Times of Oman

    An Airbus A 313 of the German airline Germanwings' takes off at the Duesseldorf airport on Wednesday in Duesseldorf, western Germany. Budget airline Germanwings said there were at least 72 Germans on its plane that crashed in the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard.


  18. Majka: Tinkov's position not surprising, wins countRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Cycling News

    Leaving France and heading home after Paris-Nice, Rafal Majka was happy to leave all the media attention to his younger countryman and race runner-up Michal Kwiatkowski . The Tinkoff-Saxo rider failed to play a part in the "race to the sun", his first goal of the season, and was unable to offer much explanation.


  19. Riis out of Tinkoff?Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | Podium Cafe

    Earlier today, Danish newspaper BT reported that lead Directeur Sportif and former owner of the Tinkoff-Saxo team, Bjarne Riis, had been suspended due to poor results. Cycling media has erupted after the news has broken that Oleg Tinkov has suspended Tinkoff-Saxo Directeur Sportif Bjarne Riis.


  20. Vaughters praises meeting between Armstrong and TygartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Cycling News

    The media scrum assembles outside the Garmin-Sharp team bus at the Tour de France the morning a news story broke alledging that team boss Jonathan Vaughters plus riders Christian Vande Velde and David Zabriskie had testified in USADA's investigation of Lance Armstrong. Garmin-Sharp team boss Jonathan Vaughters speaks to the press prior to the start of Tour de France stage 5. Cannondale-Garmn boss Jonathan Vaughters has praised reports of a meeting between Lance Armstrong and US Anti-doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart, according to a report in the Guardian on Wednesday.