World Championships 2015: Road Race Preview

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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 →