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Insight into Richie-Rich’s Porta-cabin on the Giro Italia

Insight into Richie-Rich’s Porta-cabin on the Giro Italia

  Minimal gains. You can be the judge of that, whether Team Sky’s effort to place Richie Porte in a mobile home made out of a bus will bring him ‘minimal gains’ in this Giro d’Italia tour. Porta-cabin is what many people are calling Porte’s home for these three weeks,  painted in black and grey, […]

Tour of California Stage 4: Peter Sagan, finally!

Tour of California Stage 4: Peter Sagan, finally!

Peter Sagan finally won a stage in the Tour of California stage 4 after finishing a perpetual runner-up lately. Tinkoff-Saxo might decide to keep him now, after he executed a perfect sprint to beat Drapac’s Wouter Wippert and Mark Cavendish (Etixx-Quickstep), after all that practice since the race began. The 173.1km stage that started in Pismo Beach and finished […]

Santander Cycles apps makes it easier to use London bike sharing system

Santander Cycles apps makes it easier to use London bike sharing system

Looking for an alternative to the Tube and bus experience in London? Try Santander Cycles instead which just launched an app for their self-service, bike-sharing scheme for short journeys in inner London. The official Santander Cycles app from Transport for London (TfL) is the only app to send bike release codes straight to your smartphone, so […]

[Video] Polygon UR’s Sam Reynolds goes behind the chaos of Masters of Dirt in Vienna

[Video] Polygon UR’s Sam Reynolds goes behind the chaos of Masters of Dirt in Vienna

If you can’t be physically at the biggest show in Europe, Masters of Dirt Vienna, the next best thing is to watch the exclusive, behind-the-scenes look with Polygon UR Team’s Sam Reynolds. Masters of Dirt (M.O.D) is the world’s largest Freestyle Motorcross show. M.O.D incorporates the biggest international FMX riders performing the latest tricks, along with the […]

SRAM wireless shifting spotted in the Giro d’Italia

SRAM wireless shifting spotted in the Giro d’Italia

French team AG2R La Mondiale are giving their riders an edge by using the SRAM wireless shifting on their Focus bikes which they used for the opening team time trial at the Giro d’Italia. Undoubtedly, SRAM wireless is making headway and has been used by pro riders at various events over the last 18 months. Shimano took […]

Hincapie Racing shocks peloton with Skujin stealing Tour of California stage win

Hincapie Racing shocks peloton with Skujin stealing Tour of California stage win

It was yet another surprising win by a young starlet, Toms Skujins in stage 3 of the Tour of California, catching everyone by surprise, including his own Hincapie Racing teammates. Perpetual runner-up Peter Sagan settled again while Etixx-QuickStep’s Julian Alaphilippe completed the podium. Surely Sagan with his depth of experience should have been able to stage an upset over Skujins? […]