2014 USA Pro Challenge

In the wild: SRAM Wireless Electronic Groupset

Back at the Tour of California the SRAM electronic groupset was spotted on some of the Bissell Development Team’s Trek Madones but it was up for debate whether or not it was true wireless as anticipated, or if indeed there were cables. The prototypes we saw in California had wires coming from the front and […]

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2014 USA Pro Challenge in photos

The USA Pro Challenge is finished for another year with Tejay van Garderen (BMC) winning the seven-stage event in Colorado for the second year in a row. Photographer Angelica Dixon was there to capture the action and put together the following gallery of images from the race.

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Bouhanni wins stage 2 of the Vuelta a Espana, Valverde takes overall lead; Tejay van Garderen seals back-to-back victories at the USA Pro Challenge, Alex Howes wins final stage; Chantal Blaak wins Open de Suede Vargada, adding to TTT victory; Victory for Alexander Kristoff at […]

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Cameron Wurf’s USA Pro Challenge Diary: stage 6

A nice little time trial here at the Tour of Colorado today; the race of truth as its affectionately known! A test which always provides the answers as to who’s hot and who’s not. Today was no exception with the top ten riders in the GC showing exactly why they occupy those positions with them […]

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Cam Wurf’s USA Pro Challenge Diary: Stage 5

It was a pretty quiet day here for me at the Tour of Colorado. After all the excitement of yesterday’s stage I was greeted with the harsh reality of the efforts made to chase down Jensie and my pins where far from happy from the moment the flag dropped. Today’s stage was tailor-made for a […]

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Cam Wurf’s USA Pro Challenge Diary: stage 4

Little beauty!!! Finally some delight for the green machine here in the rarefied air of the Rockies with Elia “The Green Missile” Viviani demolishing the field in today’s very selective bunch sprint in Colorado Springs. Yesterday was perhaps the lowest of low days for the team in all my years with the team with none […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Elia Viviani wins stage 4 at the USA Pro Challenge; Mauro Finetto wins stage 4 at the Tour du Limousin and takes overall lead; WADA calls on anti-doping organisations to retest stored samples for hGH; Contador’s backup named for Vuelta a España – how well […]

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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Tejay van Garderen wins stage 3 of the USA Pro Challenge; Cyril Gautier wins stage 2 of the Tour du Limousin; Garmin-Sharp and Cannondale join forces for 2015; Kreuziger suspension upheld – UCI and rider react; Tiernan-Locke explains decision not to appeal suspension, questions if […]

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Cam Wurf’s USA Pro Challenge Diary: stage 2

It was a good old fashion four seasons in a day here in Colorado. As my good mate Timmy Duggan said at the start: in the rockies always pack a warm pair of gloves just in case! He wasn’t wrong and by the time we had covered the 170km between Aspen and Crested Butte we […]

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Cam Wurf’s USA Pro Challenge Diary: stage 1

Over the next week Cannondale’s Cameron Wurf will be blogging for CyclingTips about his experience at the USA Pro Challenge in Colorado. In this post Cam writes about stage 1, a hilly opening affair.

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