Why the Tour of Beijing will be missed: a view from the inside
The Tour of Beijing is no more. After four editions, the Chinese stage race will no longer close out the UCI WorldTour. Jane Aubrey has worked on the Tour of Beijing for the past two years and wrote the following about why the race’s cancellation is genuine shame.
‘Retiring wasn’t an option': what the move to MTN-Qhubeka means to Matt Goss
Late last week South African-based Professional Continental team MTN-Qhubeka announced the latest in a series of high-profile signings: Tasmanian Matt Goss. Jane Aubrey caught up with Goss after the announcement was made, to find out how the 27-year-old has seen his past three years at Orica-GreenEdge and what he’s expecting of his move to MTN-Qhubeka.
Back to the front: what Mark Renshaw has learned from reuniting with Cav
On yesterday’s second stage of the Tour of Britain, Australia’s Mark Renshaw (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) sprinted to victory in Llandudno – his first individual win of the 2014 season. Jane Aubrey caught up with Renshaw ahead of the Tour of Britain to find out what the past few seasons have been like for the man from […]
Celebrating the uncelebrated: the career of Ben Day
On Sunday we all watched and listened to the USA Pro Cycling Challenge which was a celebration of Jens Voigt’s final race of his illustrious career. But there was another rider in the peloton who was also competing his final race; Ben Day. As Jane Aubrey writes, Day’s career was filled with talent, glory and […]