2014 Commonwealth Games

Caleb Ewan’s Diary: the step up to Orica-GreenEdge

Since we last heard from Caleb Ewan the young Australian has done his first race in Orica-GreenEdge colours and represented Australia in the Commonwealth Games road race in Glasgow. In this latest diary post Caleb give us his perspective on those races and looks ahead to the remainder of what has been a big season.

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Geraint Thomas takes a soggy solo win in the Commonwealth Games road race

Geraint Thomas (Wales) has taken a solo victory in the men’s road race at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, attacking from a three-rider lead group inside the last of 12 laps before riding away to the win. Thomas had come to the front of the race roughly 50km from the finish, before attacking his breakaway […]

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Armitstead and Pooley take gold and silver for England in the Commonwealth Games road race

Lizzie Armitstead (England) has won gold in the women’s road race at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, attacking with roughly 8km to go and taking victory ahead of her teammate Emma Pooley. Ashleigh Moolman (South Africa) won bronze ahead of Tiffany Cromwell (Australia) in a photo finish.

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Grass fire cuts short stage 4 of the Tour of the Murray River; Katrin Garfoot takes bronze in the women’s Commonwealth Games ITT; Rohan Dennis takes silver in the men’s Commonwealth Games ITT; Acquarone – “Someone forged my signature. RCS controls should have spotted it”; […]

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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 ups and downs of selection for the Glasgow Commonwealth Games

Cycling Australia recently announced the 41-rider squad that will represent Australia in various cycling disciplines at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in August. Chloe Hosking’s name was on the list and the Canberran is set to line-up in the women’s road race in her second Commonwealth Games. In this piece Chloe writes of the challenge […]

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