Tour de France 2015: Stage 9 Preview

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Stage 9 (TTT): Vannes › Plumelec – 28km Alexis Vuillermoz’s hilltop victory on Stage 8 heralded a stretch of important days for the GC riders at the 2015 Tour de France. Next up: a 28km team time trial. The road from Vannes to Plumelec is quite an interesting one as Read More →

Transfer Season 2014: The Peloton’s Most Improved Teams

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With November in full swing, most of the high-profile moves of the 2014 transfer season have been completed. As always, some teams took advantage of the open market to make considerable upgrades to their rosters, while others did not take steps to improve, or worse, saw talented riders leave and Read More →

Ben Swift Optimistic about Form, Targeting GP Ouest-France, Tour of Britain, and World Championships

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After ending his 2013 campaign early to undergo surgery to fix a painful shoulder injury, Team Sky’s Ben Swift is back to his best in 2014. Following a strong spring and early summer, he took a break from racing, and then returned to competition at the beginning of this month with a Read More →

Vuelta a España 2014: Stage 1 Preview

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Stage 1 (TTT): Jerez de la Frontera › Jerez de la Frontera – 12.6 km The 2014 Vuelta a España gets underway with a short, flat team time trial in Jerez de la Frontera. At only 12.6 kilometers, the route shouldn’t see any massive time gaps between teams, but motivation Read More →