Giro d’Italia, Stage 17: Oss In The Breakaway

BMC Racing Team's Daniel Oss rode as part of a breakaway of more than two dozen riders Wednesday at the Giro d'Italia on a stage that saw no change at the top of the standings for teammate Cadel Evans, who remained third overall. Chased Hard Until The End Oss attacked several times but could not make the decisive selection of five riders who made their move on the last of three categorized … [Read more...]

BMC Racing Team’s Taylor Phinney Is U.S. Time Trial Champion

BMC Racing Team's Taylor Phinney won his second national time trial title in dominant fashion Saturday at the USA Cycling professional road championships. 'Feeling Good And Feeling Fast' Phinney's 51-second margin of victory over runner-up Tom Zirbel (Team Optum presented by Kelly Benefit Strategies) was the largest in the event since 2009. Phinney went 1:24 faster than third-placed David … [Read more...]

Giro d’Italia, Stage 10: Eijssen Lost To Crash

Cadel Evans avoided several crashes Tuesday at the Giro d'Italia on his way to a ninth-place finish and retention of the maglia rosa leader's jersey. But the BMC Racing Team lost the services of teammate Yannick Eijssen, who crashed with less than 20 kilometers to go and was taken to hospital by rescue squad. 'Taking More Risks' The BMC Racing Team's leader said resumption of racing after the … [Read more...]

Giro d’Italia, Stage 2: Rainy Day

The BMC Racing Team and leader Cadel Evans endured a chilly, rain-soaked opening road race stage of the Giro d'Italia Saturday in Northern Ireland. Staying Safe The peloton allowed a four-man breakaway to enjoy a lead that peaked at nearly seven minutes midway through the 219-kilometer race that started and finished in Belfast. After the last of the quartet was reeled in with 3.5 km to go, … [Read more...]

Peter Stetina Ready For Leadership Role In California

Santa Rosa, California resident Peter Stetina says he is looking forward to leading the BMC Racing Team at the Amgen Tour of California. Balanced, Motivated Team Stetina returns to the race for the first time since 2010 and a year after teammate Tejay van Garderen won the overall. "I have never actually been in a protected role like this, so this will be a new opportunity that I have been … [Read more...]

BMC Racing Team’s Kohler Wins Romandie Sprint Classification

Martin Kohler of the BMC Racing Team captured the PMU sprint competition Sunday at the Tour de Romandie to earn the first jersey classification of his professional career. Swiss Pride On The Podium Kohler first donned the green jersey Thursday after being part of a two-man breakaway on Stage 2 that spent nearly 160 kilometers in the lead, only to be caught with three to go. He held onto it … [Read more...]

BMC Racing Team Announces Giro d’Italia Roster

The BMC Racing Team's roster to support Cadel Evans at the Giro d'Italia includes a plethora of riders who have helped him to success at past grand tours and in smaller stage races this year. 'Happy With The Support' Joining Evans for the three-week race that begins May 9 in Belfast, Ireland, are three riders who helped him win the 2011 Tour de France: Brent Bookwalter, Steve Morabito and … [Read more...]

BMC Racing Team Wins Team Time Trial At Giro del Trentino

The BMC Racing Team powered its BMC timemachine TM01s to an average speed of 56.62 kilometers an hour on the way to winning the opening stage team time trial Tuesday at the Giro del Trentino. Oss In The Race Lead Daniel Oss was first to cross the finish line for the BMC Racing Team and pulled on the fuchsia jersey of race leader. Oss gave the cheering crowd at Arco a "hometown win," as he was … [Read more...]

BMC Racing Team Picks Roster For Paris-Roubaix

The BMC Racing Team announced its roster for the 112th edition of Paris-Roubaix on Wednesday, the eve of its pre-race press conference. Roster Nearly Identical To 2013 Ronde van Vlaanderen and Omloop Het Nieuwsblad runner-up Greg Van Avermaet starts Sunday's race for the sixth time and and will be joined by Norwegian national road champion Thor Hushovd, an 11-time starter and podium finisher … [Read more...]

Cadel Evans To Lead BMC Racing Team At Tirreno-Adriatico

Cadel Evans will lead the BMC Racing Team at Tirreno-Adriatico, a race he won in 2011 on the way to his victory at the Tour de France. Strong Support For Evans The seven-day race includes a 16.9-kilometer team time trial to start on Wednesday, a pair of mountain stages on Saturday and Sunday and a 9.2-km individual time trial as the last stage. Evans said he will use the race to continue his … [Read more...]