Rohan Dennis

Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Etixx-QuickStep chasing victory in Omloop Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Brussel-Kuurne; Rohan Dennis said watching Dekker’s hour record attempt was nerve racking; Bora Argon 18 sets high target for Paris-Roubaix; History of the women’s hour record: Sarah Storey battling to join the greats of the sport; Brajkovic setting in […]

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Rohan Dennis said watching Dekker’s hour record attempt was nerve racking

World hour record holder Rohan Dennis has admitted that he found watching Thomas Dekker’s attempt to set a new mark on Wednesday as being ‘nerve-racking,’ with some tense moments being followed by eventual relief that he still held top slot. The Australian rider set a mark of 52.491 kilometres in Switzerland on February 8. Decker […]

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Dekker unsuccessful in hour record bid; Dennis continues status as quickest rider

Starting quickly but losing pace as the effort continued, Thomas Dekker today failed in his bid to break Rohan Dennis’ world hour record. The Dutchman said beforehand that he hoped that riding at altitude in Mexico would give him the edge but came up short with a distance of 52.221.29 kilometres, approximately 251 metres behind […]

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The Week in Bike #56 – The Apology Show

I’ll admit it—I’m human. Sometimes I get things wrong. So to make up for fifty-some-odd episodes worth of misdeeds, half-truths and false accusations, I present a show dedicated specifically to apologizing for all the snafus. We hope you enjoy Cosmo Catalano’s latest episode of The Week in Bike.

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Jose Joaquin Rojas wins stage 1 of the Tour of Qatar; Rohan Dennis sets new hour record with 52.491km; Cameron Meyer wins the Jayco Herald Sun Tour, Patrick Bevin claims the final stage; Mark Cavendish crowned Dubai Tour winner; Lizzie Armitstead wins the Ladies Tour […]

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Rohan Dennis sets new UCI hour record with 52.491 kilometres

Showing excellent form and fine track technique, BMC Racing Team’s Rohan Dennis was successful in his attempt to tackle the UCI hour record on Sunday, smashing the previous record of Matthias Brandle. Dennis covered 52.491 kilometres to go almost 600 metres further than Brandle’s 51.852 kilometres, as had been set on October 30 in the […]

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Pinotti on Dennis’ hour record bid: “The record is within his possibilities”

Speaking prior to Rohan Dennis’ big bid on Sunday to take the UCI world hour record, BMC Racing Team trainer Marco Pinotti has detailed the preparations for the Australian’s attack on the mark and spoken about the obstacles to be overcome. The former professional began the final block of work with Dennis on Saturday after […]

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Rohan Dennis world hour record attempt live stream

Tune in on Sunday February 8 at 11:50pm ADST (1.50pm local time, GMT +1) to see Rohan Dennis take a shot at the world hour record in Grenchen, Switzerland. The current record is held by Austria’s Matthias Brändle’s who covered 51.852km in October 2014. Dennis’ attempt comes just two weeks after Jack Bobridge’s unsuccessful record […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Mark Cavendish wins Dubai Tour opener; Will Clarke claims Jayco Herald Sun Tour prologue; Ellen van Dijk takes stage 2 of the Ladies Tour of Qatar; Sharon Laws out of the Ladies Tour of Qatar with collarbone fracture; 2015 Tour of the Mediterranean cancelled; Korean […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Rohan Dennis wins the Tour Down Under, Wouter Wippert claims final stage; Dani Diaz wins the Tour de San Luis, Mark Cavendish wins final stage; UCI backtracks on ranking and points system for 2015; Roman Kreuziger undergoes polygraph to prove innocence; Samuel Sanchez re-signs with […]

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