Simon Gerrans Breaks his Collarbone, Out Of Tour Down Under

SYDNEY, Dec 22, 2014 - Australian cycling star Simon Gerrans has broken a collarbone in a training accident and will not defend his Tour Down Under title, his team Orica GreenEdge said Monday. Gerrans, who won a record-breaking third Tour Down Under earlier this year, will undergo surgery with his focus now shifting to the European spring classics. The 34-year-old, who has … [Read more...]

Preparing For The Worst, Hoping For The Best: At Paris-Roubaix

Written by: Simon Zahner (Team BMC) As everyone knows the weeks of the northern classics are full of races. there's a lot of organization to do to move the riders and staff from race to race, keep all the cars working, swap riders between races (you can crash and get injured more easily on these roads, I found that out personally with my crash during the first stage at de Panne...) and so on … [Read more...]