July 23, 2016 0 Comments
One hell of a day at the Tour for Dan McLay once again. He was the last man on the road, coming home almost 4 minutes behind the grupetto. He seems to have struck up quite a rapport with the driver of the Broom Wagon, who is seen here giving Dan the thumbs-up for his heroic effort in getting to the line ahead of the day's time cut-off. Watch the video here - "a demain" Dan is heard to say - "see you tomorrow" before he bursts into laughter, despite his obvious tiredness.
Here is another link to some footage from inside the team car where the Fortuneo-Vital Concept DS is encouraging Dan and keeping him informed with critical time checks.
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.