Amstel Gold Race 2016 Preview

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“Ardennes Week” gets underway this Sunday in the Netherlands (not actually in the Belgian Ardennes) at the Amstel Gold Race. The peloton’s punchier stars will have a shot at classics glory on a profile chock-full of short but steep climbs. The Route 258 kilometers in total, the Amstel Gold Race Read More →

The Recon Ride Podcast: Amstel Gold Race + La Flèche Wallonne 2016

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Episode 39: Amstel Gold Race + La Flèche Wallonne 2016 Pre-race Show “Ardennes Week” kicks off Sunday at the Amstel Gold Race, and continues with La Flèche Wallonne Wednesday. The podcast covers both races with a double-header pre-race show. The Recon Ride dives into two races this week: Dane Cash and Read More →

The Recon Ride Podcast: GP Québec + GP Montréal 2015 Pre-race Show

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Episode 27: GP Québec + GP Montréal 2015 Pre-race Show The Recon Ride delivers a double dose of analysis, the with a pre-race show that takes on the GP Québec and its sister race, the GP Montréal. A few of the top names in attendance offer the insider’s take on North America’s only WorldTour races. Read More →

The Recon Ride Podcast: Tour de Pologne 2015 Pre-race Show

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Episode 21: Tour de Pologne 2015 Pre-race Show The Recon Ride takes on the Tour de Pologne, covering the race history, the route, and the riders to watch. And the balloons. Dane Cash of VeloHuman and Cosmo Catalano of Cyclocosm team up to talk Tour de Pologne, the first stage Read More →

Liège-Bastogne-Liège 2015 Preview

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What better way to close out the Classics season than with the legendary Liège-Bastogne-Liège? The oldest Classic, Liège lives up to its status as a historic (said history covered in more detail in the most recent Recon Ride Podcast) springtime cycling icon with a challenging route that caters to aggressive types Read More →

The Recon Ride Podcast: Liège-Bastogne-Liège 2015 Pre-race Show

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Episode 10: Liège-Bastogne-Liège 2015 Pre-race Show The Recon Ride talks Liège-Bastogne-Liège, the spring’s final big one-day race. The last of the Ardennes Classics has arrived! Dane Cash of VeloHuman and Cosmo Catalano of Cyclocosm cover the history, the parcours, and the potential scenarios for this weekend’s Liège-Bastogne-Liège. Photo by Sjaak Kempe Read More →