Photo Galleries

Tour de France stage 1 photo gallery

Australia‚Äôs Rohan Dennis (BMC) won the stage 1 individual time trial at the 2015 Tour de France, propelling himself into the first yellow jersey of the race. Dennis powered through a flat, fast and flowing 13.8km in the Dutch city of Utrecht, stopping the clock with a time of 14 minutes and 56 seconds. His […]

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Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 Aviva Women’s Tour

The 2015 Aviva Women’s Tour proved to be action-packed. Although each stage ended in a sprint, there were five different stage winners in Lizzie Armitstead (Boels-Dolmans), Jolien d’Hoore (Wiggle Honda), Christine Majerus (Boels-Dolmans), Lisa Brennauer (Velocio-SRAM) and Hannah Barnes (UnitedHealthcare). The race lead changed hands every day except the last. The racing was animated. The […]

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Bikes of the Bunch: Specialized Allez 74

In today’s edition of Bikes of the Bunch we feature a Specialized Allez 74 belonging to Byron Yu. Produced in collaboration with Mark DiNucci — one of Specialized’s original frame builders — this limited edition steel frame was one of just 74 made to celebrate the company’s 40th anniversary in 2014. All proceeds from the […]

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The Giro d’Estonia: 3,000km in three weeks to cheer on the pros

While most of us were sitting comfortably on the couch watching the Giro d’Italia unfold, seven Estonian riders were experiencing the race in an entirely different way. Over three weeks the group rode 3,000km from Krakow, Poland to Milan, Italy, passing through eight countries along the way. Why? To challenge themselves, to see the world […]

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Giro d’Italia photo gallery: stages 19 to 21

And just like that the 2015 Giro d’Italia is over. It’s been a tremendously entertaining three weeks of bike racing, with more than enough drama and excitement to keep us all interested until the final act in Milan. Here then is a gallery of images from the final three days of the first Grand Tour […]

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Giro d’Italia photo gallery: stages 16 to 18

With 18 stages of the 2015 Giro d’Italia now complete, Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo) looks set to ride to a very comfortable victory. He’s extended his lead over the past few stages with some unnecessary but thoroughly enjoyable and aggressive racing. Here’s a selection of photos from stages 16 to 18 of the season’s first Grand […]

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Giro d’Italia photo gallery: stages 13 to 15

Alberto Contador continues to rein over the 2015 Giro d’Italia, going into the final week of racing with the race well and truly under control. His third place on the stage 14 ITT put him back into pink after a day in second place and he doesn’t look likely to lose the maglia rosa again […]

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Giro d’Italia photo gallery: stages 10 to 12

The overall lead at the Giro d’Italia hasn’t changed in the past seven days. But that’s not to say that the racing has been dull. Far from it. We’ve seen the breakaway survive to take a thrilling win against the odds on stage 10, we’ve seen Richie Porte penalised two minutes for an unauthorised wheel […]

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Giro d’Italia photo gallery: stages 7 to 9

After nine stages of the 2015 Giro d’Italia Alberto Contador continues to lead the race, despite battling an ongoing shoulder injury. The three big favourites — Contador, Aru and Porte — are all within 22 seconds of one another and it’s likely to be the stage 14 ITT that shakes things up. In the meantime, […]

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Giro d’Italia photo gallery: stages 4 to 6

After six stages of this year’s Giro d’Italia Alberto Contador (Tinkoff-Saxo) already leads proceedings with his two main GC rivals, Fabio Aru (Astana) and Richie Porte (Sky), hot on his heels. But after a nasty crash saw Contador dislocate his shoulder at the end of stage 6, the Spaniard’s race seems to be in jeopardy. […]

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