Woman Spectator Seriously Injured In Tour of Flanders Crash


OUDENAARDE, Belgium, April 06, 2014 (AFP) - A 65-year-old woman suffered life-threatening injuries after being hit by one of the riders competing in the Tour of Flanders, Belgian police reported on Sunday. The spectator was knocked over by Belgian rider Johan Vansummeren, police told local news agency Belga. The accident took place less than one hour into the one-day classic as … [Read more...]

Garmin Signs South African Sprinter Hunter, Stetina, And More


American cycling team Garmin-Slipstream have signed former Tour de France stage winner Robbie Hunter of South Africa among five other new recruits for the 2010 season, the team announced Tuesday. Barloworld sprint specialist Hunter has been brought on board to help Garmin's up and coming American sprinter Tyler Farrar to dominate the bunch sprints, and to aim for "various stage wins … [Read more...]