Rohan Dennis Wins Tour of California Time Trial With Authority

San Francisco, May 21, 2016 (AFP) - Australia's Rohan Dennis won Friday's sixth stage time trial in the Tour of California while France's Julian Alaphilippe finished eighth to retain his grip on the overall lead. BMC rider Dennis captured the 12.6-mile (20.3km) time trial around the town of Folsom in 24mins 16secs, defeating American Andrew Talansky of Cannondale by 17 seconds with US … [Read more...]

Australian Riders Set To Dominate Tour Down Under

Adelaide, Australia, Jan 17, 2016 (AFP) - Australian riders look set to dominate the season-opening UCI World Tour race when the 2016 Tour Down Under begins in South Australia on Tuesday. While most of the cyclists in the peloton will be riding their first event of the year, the powerful Australian contingent are race-fit, having already competed in their nationals earlier in January. … [Read more...]

Dennis Puts on The Hurt to Take Stage 4 of The USA Pro Challenge

Rohan Dennis Puts on The Hurt to Take Stage 4 of The USA Pro Challenge and Locks in Yellow Jersey for Fourth Straight Day for BMC Racing Team Breckenridge, CO. (August 20, 2015) – Rohan Dennis of BMC Racing Team took his first win since winning the opening stage of the Tour de France last month and secured the leader’s jersey for BMC Racing Team. Wednesday’s 126-mile ride from Aspen to … [Read more...]

BMC Racing Team’s Rohan Dennis Breaks World Hour Record

Grenchen, Switzerland - Rohan Dennis of the BMC Racing Team established a new UCI world hour record Sunday, powering his BMC trackmachine TR01 a distance of 52.491 kilometers to better the previous mark by 639 meters. He became the first rider to surpass the 52 km threshold since the UCI unified two classifications into a single category last year and in line with regulations for current track … [Read more...]

Rohan Dennis To Tackle The One Hour Record this Sunday

Granges, Switzerland, Feb 6, 2015 (AFP) - Australian cyclist Rohan Dennis will make an assault on the world one hour record at the Granges velodrome on Sunday. Dennis, 24 and winner of the recent Tour Down Under, will be aiming to overhaul the 51.852 kilometres covered in 60 minutes last October by Matthias Brändle of Austria, also in Switzerland, at Aigle. Brandle beat the … [Read more...]

Richie Porte Takes Stage 5, Dennis Retains Tour Down Under Lead

Adelaide, Australia, Jan 24, 2015 (AFP) - Tasmanian Richie Porte blew the Tour Down Under field wide open on Willunga Hill Saturday but just failed to overhaul Rohan Dennis as overall leader of the UCI season-opening race. Just as he had in 2014, Porte launched a stunning attack on the second and final climb up the notorious Willunga Hill to win the 151.5-kilometre stage in 3hr 37min … [Read more...]