Cavendish video: ‘You crash, you get injuries; you have to get on with it’
July 22, 2014
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 […]
Lizzie Armitstead and Gracie Elvin about the Commonwealth Games
July 19, 2014
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.
The Ultimate Job Begins!
July 19, 2014
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.
A yarn with Zak Dempster
July 18, 2014
During the first rest day Dave Everett caught up with Australian Zak Dempster (NetApp-Endura) who’s racing his first Tour de France.
Team Sky Mechanics’ Truck Tour
July 16, 2014
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: Matteo Trentin’s stage 7 win reaction and Mark Cavendish’s recovery
July 12, 2014
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.