The Recon Ride Podcast: Volta a Catalunya 2016

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Episode 35: Volta a Catalunya 2016 Pre-race Show The podcast previews the 2016 Volta a Catalunya, which boasts one of the strongest startlists in recent memory. The Classics may be in full swing now that Milano-Sanremo is in the bag, but some of cycling’s biggest GC stars will be busy doing Read More →

Paris-Nice 2016 Preview

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The 74th edition of Paris-Nice gets underway Saturday, which means that WorldTour racing has arrived in Europe. The startlist may have taken a slight hit in the last few years, but the race still draws plenty of talent—the sprinting field is particularly strong this year, and several top GC names Read More →

The Recon Ride Podcast: Paris-Nice 2016

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Episode 32: Paris-Nice 2016 Pre-race Show The 2016 WorldTour has arrived in Europe—Paris-Nice is upon us! The podcast previews the eight-day “Race to the Sun.” Road racing is getting back into full swing, and so is the Recon Ride. Dane Cash and Cosmo Catalano take a closer look at Paris-Nice. Read More →

Tour de France 2015: Stage 20 Preview

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Stage 20: Modane Valfréjus › Alpe d’Huez – 110.5km Stage 20 is the Tour’s final mountain stage, and the only stage in the race to feature two HC-rated climbs. Those two uphill tests are the only categorized climbs on the day, but they’re plenty challenging by themselves. It’s a very short Read More →

Tour de France 2015 Preview

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The 2015 Tour de France is about to get underway, with the peloton set for a Dutch Grand Départ in the Netherlands this weekend. A quick time trial and then a few days of Classics-style racing will give way to several days for the sprinters and more versatile stagehunters before Read More →

The Recon Ride Podcast: Tour de France 2015 Show, Part I

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Episode 17: Tour de France 2015 Show, Part I Cycling’s main event is almost here. The Recon Ride takes a look at the route, the favorites, and the big storylines of the 2015 Tour de France. With the biggest race of the year around the corner, Cosmo Catalano of Cyclocosm Read More →