World Championships 2015: Team Time Trial Preview


The 2015 World Championships get underway with the team time trial, and the showdown for the men’s world title this year should be a good one. The TTT is often a predictable discipline, but there is not one team that can claim to be the sole heavy favorite in Richmond. The Route The Read More →

Vuelta a España 2015: Stage 1 Preview


Stage 1: Puerto Banús › Marbella – 7.4km (TTT) The 2015 Vuelta a España will get underway with one of the whackiest stages in race history thanks to an absurd course design and a last-minute UCI decision. An opening team time trial of just 7.4 pancake-flat kilometers is odd enough, too Read More →

Tour de France 2015: Stage 9 Preview


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 →

Giro d’Italia 2015: Stage 1 Preview


Stage 1 (TTT): San Lorenzo Mare › Sanremo – 17.6km The 98th Giro d’Italia gets underway with a 17.6-kilometer team time trial. It’s a short, flat affair from Point A to Point B, but there are some tight corners along the way. Huge gaps are unlikely but the good TTT Read More →

World Championships 2014: Team Time Trial Preview


The Road World Championships get underway with the team time trial. If recent editions are any indication, the TTT should be a thrilling way to kick off a big week of cycling: the margin of victory for the men’s TTT in 2012 was only 3 seconds, and in 2013 things Read More →

Vuelta a España 2014: Stage 1 Preview

Stage 1 Profile

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 →