Quintana Keeps Vuelta Lead, As Frank Wins Stage 17

Llucena, Spain, Sept 7, 2016 (AFP) - Switzerland's Mathias Frank conquered a grueling summit finish to win Wednesday's 17th stage of the Vuelta a Espana as overall leader Nairo Quintana remained comfortably ahead of Chris Froome. Frank was part of a large group of escapees who burst free of the peloton early into the 177.5-kilometer stage from Castellon, with the IAM Cycling rider pulling … [Read more...]

Roger Kluge Surprises Them All At Giro d’Italia Stage 17

Cassano d'Adda, Italy, May 25, 2016 (AFP) - German IAM rider Roger Kluge got ahead of the pack in the final kilometer to bamboozle the sprint teams and steal a stage win on a flat run in the 17th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Wednesday. There was no change in the overall standings with Dutchman Steven Kruijswijk still leading Esteban Chaves by 3min 03sec and veteran Spaniard Alejandro … [Read more...]

IAM Looking For Sucess With Frank And Chavanel At Tour de France

Paris, June 24, 2015 (AFP) - Swiss team IAM send French maverick Sylvain Chavanel to this year's Tour de France with a free role and will try and place homegrown talent Mathias Frank in the top 10. "We're going with an opportunist team wanting at least one stage win and which will protect one rider in the overall," said team manager Rik Verbrugghen as he unveiled his nine man line-up on … [Read more...]