Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Elia Viviani wins stage 2 of the Giro, Michael Matthews moves into pink; Mark Cavendish wins stage 1 of the Amgen Tour of California; Ignatas Konovalovas wins Four Days of Dunkirk; Trixi Worrack wins women’s Tour of California, Leah Kirchmann wins back-to-back stages; Chloe Hosking […]


Orica-GreenEdge wins Giro stage 1 TTT, Gerrans takes maglia rosa

Orica-GreenEdge has won the stage 1 team time trial at the 2015 Giro d’Italia, successfully defending its victory in the corresponding stage of last year’s race. The Australian-registered team covered the 17.6km course in 19 minutes and 26 seconds (54.3km/h average), seven seconds ahead of Tinkoff-Saxo and another six seconds faster than Astana. Simon Gerrans […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Bryan Coquard wins stage 1 of the Four Days of Dunkirk; Wiggins – “I think I could break the [hour] record tomorrow”; Alberto Contador – Riis’ departure has not affected me at all; Meyer on accepting limits – ‘Only a few guys can do the […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Michael Albasini takes a second consecutive Tour de Romandie stage win; Sacha Modolo sprints to stage 5 win at the Tour of Turkey; Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn cancelled after police foil suspected terror attack; Wiggins relishing new focus; Amgen Tour of California announces women’s […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Report – Armstrong understood to have met USADA chief Tygart, continuing efforts to have ban reduced; Injury causes further delays to Gesink’s season plans; RCS Sport’s director of cycling confident the Astana saga will be sorted before the Giro; Wiggins, Kittel and five WorldTour teams […]


Caleb Ewan video: “It’s a dream to one day, hopefully, win the green jersey”

To say Caleb Ewan has hit the ground running is an understatement; he’s only officially been a pro rider for two and a half months, but already he has clocked up four UCI victories and also landed four other wins in non-UCI events. Given that he is just 20 years of age and is the […]


Healthy hearts: why the UCI’s mandatory medical checks are important

In preparation for their 2015 season, Orica-GreenEdge last week held a training camp that saw much of the team ride from Central Victoria up to Canberra. As part of that training camp, the riders visited the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) in Canberra to undertake the UCI’s mandatory annual health checks. Aaron S. Lee went […]


Rocacorba Daily

In this morning’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily news digest: Diego Ulissi to face disciplinary committee next month; Michael Matthews to skip Australian summer of racing; Simon Gerrans wins Oppy Medal as Australia’s best cyclist of 2014; Cycling Australia’s Tour de France Team of the Century; Kenny van Hummel announces retirement; FDJ reveals 2015 kit; […]


Bannan impressed by Ewan thus far, says Orica GreenEdge excited to help him develop

Speaking in the wake of Caleb Ewan’s second silver medal in three years at the world road race championship, Shayne Bannan has said that he is convinced the rider has the mental attributes to match his obvious physical talent, and that a big future is ahead. Bannan is the general manager of the Orica GreenEdge […]


Adam Blythe interview: How he clawed his way back to the WorldTour with Orica GreenEdge

After one year with a British Continental team, former Omega Pharma-QuickStep and BMC Racing Team rider Adam Blythe will return to the WorldTour next season after the confirmation of a contract with Orica GreenEdge. The 24 year old British rider has shown his speed on multiple occasions in the past and believes he will slot […]