World Championships 2015: Road Race Preview


The Richmond World Championships week concludes with the elite men’s road race, which will decide who earns the right to rainbow stripes for the next 12 months. It’s been a long stretch of post-Tour of tune-up races, but it’s time for the international peloton to put it on the line Read More →

Vuelta a España 2015: Stage 21 Preview


Stage 21: Alcalá de Henares › Madrid – 98.8km On the heels of a thrilling Stage 20 that turned the Vuelta upside-down comes the final stage, very likely to end in a straightforward sprint. Less than a hundred kilometers long and without any real climbs, the final stage of the Vuelta won’t Read More →

Vuelta a España 2015: Stage 12 Preview


Stage 12: Escaldes-Engordany › Lleida – 173km After a brutal day in the mountains, the Vuelta will show mercy to the peloton with a less vicious Stage 12. The first 35km of the stage are downhill. Then comes the only categorized climb of the day, the Cat. 2 Coll de Read More →

Vuelta a España 2015: Stage 8 Preview


Stage 8: Puebla de Don Fadrique › Murcia – 182.5km The Vuelta’s eighth stage involves far more downhill kilometers than uphill kilometers, but a twice-ascended climb in the latter half of the day will still likely have an impact. The first 110 kilometers of Stage 8 are almost all downhill Read More →

Vuelta a España 2015: Stage 5 Preview


Stage 5: Rota › Alcalá de Guadaíra – 167.3km The Vuelta’s fifth stage is another day of mostly flat roads leading to an uphill finish. There is not a single categorized climb on the menu. This one should come down to the very end of the stage, where the only really challenges Read More →

Vuelta a España 2015: Stage 3 Preview


Stage 3: Mijas › Málaga – 158.4km The third stage of the 2015 Vuelta should give the quick men a chance at glory, if they can make it over a tough climb midway through the day. 158.4km from start to finish, Monday’s Stage 3 is a short one, but the Cat. Read More →