Team Sky has insisted that the world champion’s attack over the peak of the col de peyresourde and the tucked pedaling position he adopted were nothing but spur of the moment tactics. However, Dave Brailford had an entirely different opinion on Froome’s performance, his gestures and evasive answers about the team’s race technique seemed to tell a different story.
Matt Muir, the owner of Yamba Shores Tavern, might be all smiles, but he told that there is a hard, long path ahead of his upcoming challenge.
He is taking in charge of a ride from Adelaide to Uluru later in June as part of Smiling for Smiddy challenge that raises money for cancer research.
Pro poker player Dan Bilzerian, who is also the 'Playboy of Instagram', has teamed up for shamed US cyclist Lance Armstrong before trying cycling from Hollywood to Las Vegas in just 48 hours.
Dan accepted this bet from fellow poker player pro Bill Perkins for US$ 600000 to finish the ride from Bilzerian's California's Hollywood Hills home to the Las Vegas sign within 2 days.
Golden couple of cycling, Laura Trott & Jason Kenny, left their bikes for a while to join up for a very unique fitness session & it seemed that both of them have enjoyed huge. The Olympians were recently found working out with homeless poodles from Dogs Trust Manchester.
The self-proclaimed dog-obsessed duo fell for two most energetic canines Oscar & Jessie. Both of them are springer spaniels & are siblings by relation.
The pair who had 2 sproodles – a cross between springer spaniel & poodle- remarked that they literally had to be dragged from the duo as their visit concluded.
Leading Brit rider Laura Trott has reportedly won silver at the ominum event of the World Track Championships recently concluded at Paris. The Olympic champ was beaten by Aussie rider annette Edmondson who triumphed the even with the prestigious gold.
It was the 3rd successive ominum silver for Trott at World Track Championships.
Britain has won another two silver titles at the prestigious World Championship but unfortunately could not collect a single gold- which is first for the great cycling team since 2001.
Competition for the week at the London Velodrome is the platform where Anna Meares won two years before.
It was Olympic gold which he brought back in. She is now all set to prepare for the 2016 at Rio and she is hailed as the sprint queen.
She is preparing fully to quit after the 2016 Olympics. In fact Track racing world programme will also see her participation.
GB have declared 5 Olympic champions as the riders for London Track World next month. Much to the dismay of many British cycling enthusiasts, Sir Wiggins has not been selected by GB for London World Cup this time.
The 2012 Tour de France hero who also won gold in Olympic time-trial the same year, is planning to eye on team pursuit challenge at Rio Games 2016. The 4-times Olympic champ won silver at Commonwealth Games for England this July prior to claiming the prestigious time trial road world title 2 months back in September.
Sydney is surely becoming a haven for cyclers because according to the official records around 130% or more increase in the number of cycle-riding Sydney residents has been reported ever since the year 2010. The cycling culture in Sydney has been able to grow massively in just about four years in comparison to London where the culture took around 10 years or so to develop.
Leading Brit track cycling Olympic champ Trott has reportedly signed up with Matrix Fitness. She was earlier with Wiggle-Honda.
The dashing Briton rider, who won 2 gold medals at 2012 London Olympic, has been appointed as lead cyclist in her new squad. Matrix Vulpine has hosted many women cycling greats & Olympic medalists earlier including Joanna Rowsell, Lizzie Armistead and Dani King.
In Victoria, a new cycling event is named after him which is a great matter of pride and honour for him which he will be undertaking in. The event will be held next year, for the first time ever called as the Great Ocean Road Race in Cadel Evan’s honour where the participation of both the cyclists- the male and female amidst Geelong , at the Great Ocean Road and the Bellarine Peninsula which will also see many amateur cyclists participating.