The Recon Ride Podcast: Amstel Gold Race + La Flèche Wallonne 2015 Pre-race Show

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Episode 9: Amstel Gold Race + La Flèche Wallonne 2015 Pre-race Show The Recon Ride presents a double helping of pre-race analysis for the Amstel Gold Race and La Flèche Wallonne. The peloton heads for the hills to take on the Amstel Gold Race and La Flèche Wallonne, the first Read More →

Paris-Roubaix 2015: Race Day Thoughts from Hayden Roulston, Sebastian Langeveld, and Daniel Oss

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VeloHuman spoke with a few of the riders at the Paris-Roubaix startline in Compiègne to get the inside scoop on how the Queen of the Classics might play out. Hayden Roulston (Trek Factory Racing) How are the legs? I’m okay. This is the last race for a lot of people Read More →

The Hell of the North, a First-timer, Wild Card Perspective: Scott Thwaites Paris-Roubaix Q&A

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The conversations among journalists and fans at Saturday’s Paris-Roubaix team presentation mostly focused on the Classics brilliance of Alexander Kristoff, the uncertainty about the chances of Bradley Wiggins in the race, and the odds of another Etixx misstep, but beyond these select few conversation-starting top favorites, there are twenty-five teams Read More →

Paris-Roubaix 2015 Preview

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After weeks of exciting racing in Northern Europe, the grand finale of the Cobbled Classics has arrived. Paris-Roubaix gets underway Sunday morning in the small town of Compiegne, about an hour North of Paris by car, and after roughly six hours of racing, 2015 will crown its third Monument winner. Read More →

The Recon Ride Podcast: Paris-Roubaix 2015 Pre-race Show

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Episode 8: Paris-Roubaix 2015 Pre-race Show The Recon Ride gears up for Paris-Roubaix, the “Hell of the North,” taking a look at the history of the race, this year’s parcours, and the many riders who could make things interesting on Sunday. Dane Cash of VeloHuman and Cosmo Catalano of Cyclocosm Read More →

Despite E3 Crash, Sebastian Langeveld Confident in Fitness Ahead of Paris-Roubaix: “I’m Recovered Enough”

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After he left E3 Harelbeke in an ambulance, it seemed that Sebastian Langeveld’s Classics campaign might be over for 2015. The Dutch national road race champion suffered elbow, shoulder, and knee contusions in a bad crash about 40 kilometers into the race, an event that also saw Fabian Cancellara badly Read More →

Scheldeprijs 2015: Race Day Thoughts from Tom Van Asbroeck, Daniel McLay, and Tanner Putt

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VeloHuman caught up with a few riders at the start of Scheldeprijs in Antwerp. It’s a race that almost always ends in a bunch sprint with most of the pre-race favorites in contention for a high-speed win, but there was general consensus among the three participants interviewed that a Cav- and Kittel-less Read More →

Vuelta Ciclista al País Vasco 2015 Preview

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While the Cobbled Classics stars do battle in Northern Europe, many of the peloton’s top climbers are headed to the Basque Country for the Vuelta Ciclista al País Vasco. With a parcours that includes both climbs and an ITT, it attracts plenty of Grand Tour-style riders. It also happens to Read More →