The 21 Stages Of The 2014 Tour of Spain

MADRID, Jan 11, 2014 (AFP) - Here is a list of the 21 stages of the 2014 Tour of Spain, as revealed by race organizers on Saturday: Stage 1: Saturday, August 23 - Jerez de la Frontera, 12.6 kilometre (7.5 mile) team time-trial Stage 2: Sunday, August 24 - Algeciras to San Fernando, 174.4km Stage 3: Monday, August 25 - Cadiz to Arcos de la Frontera, 188km Stage 4: Tuesday, … [Read more...]

2014 Tour of Spain To End In Santiago de Compostela

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MADRID, Jan 11, 2014 (AFP) - The 2014 Tour of Spain will finish with a 10km individual time-trial in the Galician city of Santiago de Compostela, organizers revealed on Saturday in a change from the usual procession through Madrid on the final stage of the race. Having attracted a fearsome reputation for the number and severity of its mountain climbs in recent years, the overall … [Read more...]

Amgen Tour of California Welcomes 12 Host Cities For 2014 Race

Challenging Route to Take the World’s Top Cyclists Across More Than 700 Miles of Striking California Terrain During America’s Premier Professional Cycling Race May 11–18, 2014 SACRAMENTO (November 5, 2013) – The Amgen Tour of California will return to Sacramento, the Capital of California, for the start of the ninth edition of America’s largest cycling race announced AEG, presenter … [Read more...]

The Tour de France 21 Stages For 2014

PARIS, Oct 23, 2013 - Here is the list of the 21 stages of the 2014 Tour de France, as revealed by race organizers on Wednesday: Stage 1: Saturday, July 5 - Leeds, England, to Harrogate, England, 191 kilometres (119 miles) Stage 2: Sunday, July 6 - York, England, to Sheffield, England, 198km Stage 3: Monday, July 7 - Cambridge, England, to London, 159km Stage 4: Tuesday, … [Read more...]

Cadel Evans ‘Unlikely’ To Ride 2014 Tour de France

MILAN, Oct 07, 2013 (AFP) - Former Tour de France champion Cadel Evans said he is unlikely to compete at the 2014 edition of the race as he concentrates on targeting a win in the Giro d'Italia. "It's unlikely that I'll start the Tour de France," Evans told AFP Monday following the presentation of the three-week Italian epic, which begins on May 9 in Belfast and ends on June 1 in the … [Read more...]

Giro d’Italia 2014 – The Stages

MILAN, Oct 07, 2013 - A list of the 21 stages to be held during the 2014 Giro d'Italia, as released by organisers on Monday: May 9: stage 1 - Belfast to Belfast (Northern Ireland) 21.7 km (team time trial) May 10: stage 2 - Belfast to Belfast 218 km May 11: stage 3 - Armagh to Dublin (Republic of Ireland) 187 km May 12: rest day May 13: stage 4 - Giovinazo to Bari 121 … [Read more...]

Three British Stages To Open Tour de France 2014

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PARIS, Jan 17, 2013 - The 2014 Tour de France will start with a stage between Leeds and Harrogate in the northern English county of Yorkshire on July 5, organisers of cycling's most prestigious and gruelling race announced on Thursday. As will be the case for the 2013 edition, Tour director Christian Prudhomme again opted against a traditional time-trial or prologue opener which … [Read more...]

Florence Wants 2014 Tour de France ‘Grand Depart’

PARIS, May 4, 2011 - Italian city Florence officially launched its bid to host the start of the 2014 Tour de France, according to race organizers Wednesday, as part of its celebrations to honour Italian cycling great Gino Bartali. Bartali won the world's biggest bike race twice, 10 years apart in 1938 and 1948. Surprisingly, Florence would become the first Italian city to host a 'Grand … [Read more...]