Team Sky Announces The Full Squad For The 2016 Season

Sir Dave Brailsford, Team Principal, today announced the Team Sky squad for the 2016 season. He said: "January 2015 marked the start of the next chapter for Team Sky with our ambition to be indisputably the best team in the world by 2020. We have taken the first steps on that path and I am proud of what we have achieved this season. However we can never be complacent and must always look … [Read more...]

Taylor Phinney And Peter Stetina Announce Their Return To Racing

Santa Rosa, California - Taylor Phinney and Peter Stetina have announced their return to the BMC Racing Team Monday at the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah. Phinney has been sidelined 62 weeks since fracturing his left leg and injuring his left knee in a crash at the 2014 USA Cycling national road championships in Chattanooga, Tennessee. Stetina has not raced since early April when he broke his … [Read more...]

‘Epic’ Porte Set For ‘Massive’ Role In Alps Says Froome


By Barnaby CHESTERMAN Rodez, France, July 18, 2015 (AFP) - Chris Froome has described Australian teammate Richie Porte as "epic" and said the Tasmanian will have a "massive" role to play before the Tour de France finishes. Porte, who will leave Team Sky at the end of the season to pursue his own team leadership aims, has spoken of his … [Read more...]

Team Sky’s Spectacular Week Leaves Froome In A Dream

Pau, France, July 13, 2015 (AFP) - Chris Froome said he's living a dream after describing his Sky team's start to the Tour de France as "spectacular". The 30-year-old Briton admitted he had expected to lose time to some of his main rivals during the tricky first week of the 2015 Tour but instead he reached Monday's first rest day wearing the leader's yellow jersey. And with the … [Read more...]

Bigla Pro Cycling Team Bikes Stolen In Italy


The Bigla Pro Cycling Team received unfortunate news today when it learned that some of its Cervélo road and time trial bicycles and wheels were stolen in Milano, Italy, in transit during the Giro Rosa. The bicycles were due to be used in the Giro Rosa time trial tomorrow and are Cervélo P3's with a black and white painted job. The Cervelo S3’s that were stolen have a custom blue and … [Read more...] Elite Track Team Chooses Exustar PT107TK Pedals


Mens and Womens Squads Ready to Battle at 2015 States and Nationals Los Angeles, CA (CFEpr+) May 8, 2015 - - Leading Los Angeles based amateur Track Team has chosen Exustar Track pedals and Double Straps to propel it's way to the top of the field in the Team Pursuit at the 2015 California State and National Track Championships. "I recently pulled out of a well-known brand of … [Read more...]

Bradley Wiggins Happy Again After Leaving Team Sky


By Barnaby CHESTERMAN York, United Kingdom, April 30, 2015 (AFP) - Olympic and world time-trial champion Bradley Wiggins said he was enjoying life again now that he's left Team Sky and is focusing on track racing. Wiggins became a legend in British cycling during his spell with Sky as he won the 2012 Tour de France, as well as a host of other prestigious races such as Paris-Nice, … [Read more...]

Astana Pro Team To Keep Licence Despite Doping Scandals


Paris, April 24, 2015 - Tour de France champion Vincenzo Nibali is free to defend his title in July after his Astana team was allowed to keep its racing licence despite a series of doping shocks, the UCI governing body announced Thursday. At the end of February, the UCI had demanded the team be stripped of its World Tour Licence which would have barred them from the main … [Read more...]

Team Tinkoff-Saxo Announce The Departure Of Bjarne Riis

Paris, March 29, 2015 (AFP) - The Tinkoff-Saxo team of two-time Tour de France winner Alberto Contador on Sunday fired team manager Bjarne Riis. Dane Riis had already been suspended from his duties a week earlier. "An agreement has been reached to terminate the contract," said the Russian team in a statement. "The terms of this agreement will remain confidential and the two … [Read more...]

Porte Takes Stage 4, Kwiatkowski Regains Paris-Nice Lead

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Croix-de-Chaubouret, France, March 12, 2015 (AFP) - Sky rider Richie Porte of Australia won the 204km fourth stage of the Paris-Nice "Race to the Sun" on Thursday, edging out Welsh team-mate Geraint Thomas on the run-in at Croix-de-Chaubouret. World champion Michal Kwiatkowski of Poland regained the overall leader's yellow jersey he relinquished only 24 hours earlier to Australian's … [Read more...]