Mark Cavendish has said that in addition to regaining lost sharpness when he returns to racing, that there is a possibility that it will also take some time to get back his nerves in terms of sprinting at the end of pro races. The Briton crashed hard on the opening stage of the Tour de […]
Olympic silver medallist Lizzie Armitstead from Great Britain and Australian road race champion Gracie Elvin are two of the favorites for the upcoming Commonwealth Games. In this video both riders talk about what their expectations are, how they prepared for this major event and what they think of the Commonwealth Games.
Our “Ultimate Job” competition winners have now touched down in France and will be bringing back daily reports on what it’s like to “experience” the Tour de France. Here’s their first post. Follow #UltimateJob on Instagram or Twitter to seen ongoing updates and see all the posts here.
During the first rest day Dave Everett caught up with Australian Zak Dempster (NetApp-Endura) who’s racing his first Tour de France.
GCN’s Simon Richardson took a look around the Team Sky mechanics truck. It’s one of the nicest on the Tour de France, with expandable sides, inside workspace and a draw full of stems in millimetre increments.
Brian Holm (Director Sportif of Omega Pharma-Quickstep) talks about his reaction after Matteo Trentin won stage 7 of the Tour de France. He also speaks about how Mark Cavendish is doing after his crash that put him out of the Tour after stage 1.