2:04 pm April 1, 2014 | No Comment
Padang. The Tour de Singkarak returns a sixth year and this time around the organizers are promising a bigger and better bicycle race. The route for the Tour de Singkarak 2014, slated for June 6-15, was officially unveiled in Padang, West Sumatra, on Sunday, and will span 1,250 kilometers across 18 districts, compared to last more »
10:23 am November 12, 2013 | No Comment
Disgraced former Tour de France winner Lance Armstrong has said he will testify with "100 percent transparency and honesty" at any independent enquiry into doping in cycling but wants assurances he will be treated fairly.
9:33 pm October 24, 2013 | No Comment
Twice Tour de France runner-up Andreas Klöden, who also won an Olympic bronze medal, announced his retirement on Thursday after 16 years in the sport. Klöden, 38, won the 2000 Paris-Nice race and finished third in the Sydney Olympics road race in the same year. He seldom talked to German media in the last years more »
3:13 pm September 3, 2013 | No Comment
Paris. Professional cycling has a reputation for premature deaths, either from tragic crashes on the road or from dangerous performance-boosting substances. But a new study, based on French participants in the Tour de France, says that male pro cyclists are likelier to live longer than their counterparts in the general public – a whopping 6.3 more »
5:49 pm July 26, 2013 | No Comment
Warsaw. Britain’s Bradley Wiggins, winner of the 2012 Tour de France, returns to action this weekend in the Tour of Poland, after a season hit by injury and illness. The 33-year-old, who is also the reigning Olympic time-trial champion, was forced to sit out this year’s edition of the Tour de France, which was won more »
9:38 am July 18, 2013 | No Comment
Chorges, France. Britain’s Chris Froome of Team Sky tightened his grip on the Tour de France yellow jersey after winning the 17th stage time trial on Wednesday. Froome, taking his third stage win of the 100th edition, finished the hilly 32 km race against the clock in a time of 51min 33sec to beat Spanish more »
5:28 pm July 15, 2013 | No Comment
Avignon, France. Tour de France leader Chris Froome on Monday hit out at critics who believe he could be following in the footsteps of shamed drugs cheat Lance Armstrong after his stunning win on Mont Ventoux. “To compare me with Lance… Lance cheated, I’m not cheating. End of story,” the British rider said on the more »
4:34 am July 14, 2013 | No Comment
Saint-Amand-Montrond. Australia’s Michael Rogers was singled out for special praise on the Tour de France 13th stage on Friday as he helped loosen Chris Froome’s grip on the yellow jersey. Froome, who has been in the race lead since winning a dramatic eighth stage to the summit of Ax-Trois-Domaines in the Pyrenees, started the day more »
2:46 pm July 11, 2013 | No Comment
Mont Saint Michel, France. Imperious Tour de France leader Chris Froome tightened his grip on the yellow jersey after finishing runner-up to world champion Tony Martin in the race’s 11th stage time trial on Wednesday. Omega-Pharma rider Martin had set the early pace for the windswept 33 km course from Avranches to Mont Saint Michel more »
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