Laurent Didier Wins, Van Garderen Keeps Lead

WASHINGTON, Aug 23, 2014 (AFP) - Luxembourg's Laurent Didier won Friday's fifth stage of the USA Pro Challenge cycling race, while American Tejay Van Garderen finished ninth to maintain his 20-second overall lead. Trek racer Didier captured the 167.6-kilometer (104.14-mile) stage from Woodland Park to Breckenridge in three hours, 50 minutes and 38 seconds with Colombian Janier Alexis … [Read more...]

RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK Names Vuelta a España Line-Up

RADIOSHACK NISSAN TREK will participate in the Tour of Spain with an ambitious team. Daniele Bennati, Jan Bakelants, Laurent Didier, Linus Gerdemann, Markel Irizar, Tiago Machado, Maxime Monfort, Greg Rast and Hayden Roulston will be directed by José Azevedo and Luca Guercilena. Azevedo: "We bring a diverse team to the start. Monfort, Gerdemann and Machado are our three GC riders and we will … [Read more...]

Laurent Didier Joins Team RadioShack-Nissan-Trek

LEOPARD S.A. is happy to announce that Laurent Didier has signed a one-year contract with the new RadioShack-Nissan-Trek. Didier, 27 years old and from Luxembourg, joins the team as an all-rounder who will help and support his leaders, in particular Fränk and Andy Schleck. “I’m very glad to be riding in the same team as the brothers again. We train a lot together when we have similar race … [Read more...]

Saxo Bank-SunGard’s Giro Line-up

Saxo Bank-SunGard is ready with the final line-up for the challenges in this year's edition of Giro d'Italia where the Danish squad is going for the overall triumph. The Italian stage race is launched with a team time trial Saturday 7th of May and ends three weeks later in Milan with an individual time trial over 32 kilometers. Saxo Bank-SunGard's line-up is Alberto Contador, Kasper … [Read more...]