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Rocacorba Daily

Good morning and welcome to the Monday edition of the Rocacorba Daily. It’s now officially autumn in Australia which signals that the early Spring Classics have now begun! We have lots of race coverage to bring you including some fantastic results at the World Track Championships. Enjoy and have a great week!


News Shorts – 11th April, 2012

Last week’s headlines in Pro Cycling news and what’s coming up… Boonen puts his stamp on cycling; Classics stats; Monsieur Paris-Roubaix?; Spectacular season; A convincing win; What was Pozzato thinking?; Mads Schmidt; Guesdon retires; Sánchez wins País Vasco; Ardennes Classics; Durbridge wins Sarthe;


News Shorts – 4th April, 2012

Last week’s headlines in Pro Cycling news and what’s coming up… Record – Tom Boonen Wint Voor Derde Keer; Tommeke takes pole position; Cancellara crash ‘a disaster'; Langeveld – let’s show some respect; Hincapie makes history; What’s next? The Scheldeprijs!; A Sunday in Hell: Boonen v. Pozzato; País Vasco – one-day relief; Saxo Bank continues […]


2011 Gent – Wevelgem

Have a look at Mitch Docker having a crack. What a champ! Gent–Wevelgem is characterised by twisty roads, cobbled sections, ripping crosswinds, cold rain and short sharp hills. All the essential ingredients of a Flanders Classic. Up until last year the race was held on the Wednesday in-between the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix as […]


Podium Blokes For The Giro?

For the umpteenth time this past weekend I had some bogan driver in a ute yell at me “Fag!“.  Over my years of cycling I’ve gotten used to this and I don’t think much of it anymore.   I’ve played my fair share of “tough guy” sports in my life and I can tell you that […]