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Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Santambrogio tests positive again while serving doping ban; MPCC states that six member teams face auto-suspensions if repeat doping cases occur; Uran decides on ambitious Giro/Tour dual programme for 2015; Jack Bobridge on his hour record attempt; RCS Sport reveals tough Tirreno-Adriatico for 2015; Look […]


Jack Bobridge on his hour record attempt: “I’ll go to hell and back several times”

Reigning individual pursuit world record-holder Jack Bobridge announced yesterday that he will be attempting the world hour record. Today he announced further details about that attempt to better Matthias Brandle’s mark of 51.852km, set in October. Bobridge’s attempt will come on January 31, 2015 at the DISC Velodrome in Melbourne — the final night of […]


Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: UCI still waiting for Padova file from CONI, keen to see any relevant Astana information; Jack Bobridge to attempt the Hour Record; Rohan Dennis declares hour record bid – “It is within reach”; Renshaw, Meersman, Bouet and Velits amongst Etixx – QuickStep team for Santos […]


Jack Bobridge to attempt the Hour Record

Jack Bobridge, the world record holder of the individual pursuit, has announced that he’ll be tackling the Hour Record in 2015. Jens Voigt set the new benchmark in his last outing as a professional cyclist but his effort was surpassed and the current record, held by Matthias Brandle, is 51.852km. Bobridge, 25, recently signed for […]


Bobridge modifies focus, will target 2016 Olympics gold via slot with Team Budget Forklifts

After a mixed five years at WorldTour, Jack Bobridge has shifted his focus and will work towards what he hopes will be team pursuit gold on the track at the 2016 Olympic Games. The 25 year old is one of five members of Australia’s track endurance program which have been confirmed as competing with Team […]


Tour Down Under Shoddy Interviews :: Bobridge and Brown

Jack Bobridge and Graem Browne talk about being on Blanco, their chances at the TDU, and have a laugh…


Jack The Rippa’!

Photo by OTB Photo I couldn’t go another day without talking about 20yr old Jack Bobridge breaking the world record for the individual pursuit this week.   And he had only done three track training sessions after the TdU prior to his record.  What a legend!  To be accurate, the world record holder for the […]