July 04, 2015 0 Comments
So the Tour de France got underway here in Utrecht today, once again in +30C heat, making the Stage 1 13.8 km Time Trial one of, if not the fastest ever at the Tour. While Vossi enjoyed the huge crowds that flocked to support this Dutch Grand Depart the effects of the heat are clearly visible in his first Selfie of the race. They see a picture paints a thousand words – well, we have just three each day to accompany and we are sorry for our Bora-boy that he’s a bit disappointed back in the bus. However, the good thing about the Tour is, tomorrow is always another day.
April 30, 2021 0 Comments
Mark Cavendish’s welcome return to victory has led to calls for the Briton to be selected for the Tour de France, including the #CavToTheTour push on Twitter. There is a considerable emotional appeal to him taking part, but is it practical?
April 23, 2021 0 Comments
Earlier this week l’Equipe reported that last year’s Tour runner-up Primož Roglič would have a two month break from racing prior to the French event. That approach goes against the trend of all recent Tour winners, yet Jumbo-Visma believes that this route is the best one to take. Is the team right?
April 16, 2021 0 Comments
The Richard Freeman investigation may have concluded, but there is a sense that questions about British Cycling may only be multiplying. As WADA begins to delve into the federation’s past, Conquista speaks to one whistleblower about his ongoing concerns and where he believes previous enquiries have fallen short.