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Video: Kwiatkowski speaks about difficult Tour, future ambitions

Eleventh overall in last year’s Tour but under pressure in the Vosges and Alps this time round, Michal Kwiatkowski has said that he is nevertheless satisfied with he has done thus far in the race. The statement, made during a video interview on the Tour’s second rest day, is not due to a lowering of […]

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Cavendish video: ‘You crash, you get injuries; you have to get on with it’

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 […]

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Lizzie Armitstead and Gracie Elvin about the Commonwealth Games

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.

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The Ultimate Job Begins!

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.

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A yarn with Zak Dempster

During the first rest day Dave Everett caught up with Australian Zak Dempster (NetApp-Endura) who’s racing his first Tour de France.

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Team Sky Mechanics’ Truck Tour

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.

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Brian Holm: Matteo Trentin’s stage 7 win reaction and Mark Cavendish’s recovery

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.

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Orica-GreenEdge Backstage Pass: Tour de France stage 2

It was a chaotic day again with massive crowds lining the roads for the 201km journey from York to Sheffield on stage 2 of the 2014 Tour de France. Simon Gerrans felt the effects from his crash nn stage 1 so all efforts were put into Michael Albasini who rode to sixth on the stage […]

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Bikes of Le Tour: Marcel Kittel’s yellow Giant Propel

by Dave Everett Sponsors love to get as much coverage as possible throughout the biggest cycle race of the year — its a prime platform to gain huge amounts of publicity, from sending riders out on long range breakaways that will get good air time but ultimately fail to stay the distance, to simply supplying […]

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