Ellen Van Dijk Claims Second Rainbow Jersey, Ahead Of Reusser, Van Vlueten
Sep 20, 2021European road race champion Ellen Van Dijk of the Netherlands claimed a second time-trial title at cycling's world championships on Monday after finishing ahead of Marlen Reusser and Annemiek Van Vlueten. The 34-year-old Van Dijk was 10 seconds faster than Switzerland's Reusser, who was also runner-up in the Olympic event in July, and 24sec ahead of her compatriot Van Vleuten, who won in Tokyo. Van Dijk went down the ramp over an hour before her key rivals and had a "quite horrible" nervous wait in the leader's hot seat.
Wout Van Aert Is Top Favorite For 2021 UCI Road Worlds
Sep 17, 2021Wout Van Aert can round off a superb season by being crowned men's world road race champion on home turf and shake off his tag of championship nearly man, giving Belgium a record-extending 27th rainbow jersey in male events.
Five Favorites For The 2021 UCI Road World Championship Women's Road Race
Sep 9, 2021The UCI Road World Championship road race in Flanders, Belgium takes place on September 25 and 26th. The Flanders region is a hotbed for professional cycling, known for its steep, and often cobbled climbs.
Five Favorites For The 2021 UCI Road World Championship Women's Time Trial
Sep 9, 2021“The Race of Truth” comes to the 2021 UCI Road World Championships in Knokke-Heist, Belgium for the elite women on September 20th. The women’s individual time trial is 30.3km. While slightly shorter than the men's, both races will pass through Damme before finishing in the heart of Bruges.
2021 UCI Road World Championships TT Course Preview
Aug 25, 2021Six rainbow jerseys will be awarded in Bruges, Belgium where every world time trial title will be decided. Following 2020, a year in which only elite world titles were awarded due to the coronavirus pandemic, youth categories will return in 2021, as well as the team time trial mixed relay.
American Neilson Powless Wins La Clásica San Sebastián
Jul 31, 2021American Neilson Powless of EF Education-Nippo won the Clásica San Sebastián on Saturday after edging athrilling three-way dash for the line on the Basque city's famous seafront.The 24-year-old from Florida was part of a breakaway over the narrow hillroads outside San Sebastián and finished the 231km course in 5hr 34mins 31sec,just ahead of Slovenia's Matej Mohoric and Mikkel Honore of Denmark.
Van Vleuten Shrugs Off Olympics Jet Lag For San Sebastián Triumph
Jul 31, 2021Annemiek Van Vleuten shrugged off jet lag and a 10,000km journey from Japan to win the San Sebastián classicon Saturday, just three days after capturing an Olympic gold medal.
Top Four Favorites For The 2021 La Course By Le Tour de France
Jun 24, 202122 teams are ready to race the 8th edition of La Course, before the return of a women’s Tour de France set to launch in 2022. La Course is set for Saturday, in conjunction with the opening stage of the men’s Tour de France start in Brittany, between Brest and Landerneau. The 107 kilometer hilly course will end at the top of the cote de la Fosse aux Loups.
Everything You Need To Know About the 2021 La Course by Le Tour de France
May 22, 2021Back for its eighth edition, the women's La Course by Le Tour will tackle the same demanding and technical terrain as the men face on the opening stage of the 2021 Tour de France.
6 Favorites For Men's And Women's Liege-Bastogne-Liege
Apr 23, 2021The Ardennes classics concludes with the oldest of cycling’s five monuments this Sunday, April 25.
Marianne Vos Takes The Sprint To Win 2021 Amstel Gold
Apr 18, 2021Marianne Vos collected one of the few titles she had not won when she claimed the women's Amstel Gold Race on Sunday.
Grace Brown, Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig, Underdogs For 2021 Women's Amstel Gold
Apr 15, 2021This Sunday, the Amstel Gold Race returns after its 2020 hiatus. While many eyes will be fixated on 2019 top finishers Kasia Niewiadoma (Canyon // SRAM) and Annemiek Van Vleuten (Movistar Team), there are several riders with a shot at upsetting the two favorites.
Annemiek Van Vleuten, Marianne Vos, Five Favorites For Women's Amstel Gold
Apr 14, 2021The women will kick off an explosive day of racing and the start of the Ardennes classics at the Amstel Gold Race.
Amstel Gold Returns In 2021, Ushers In Hilly Ardennes Classics
Apr 13, 2021Sunday marks the beginning of the beloved Ardennes Classics, with the return of the Amstel Gold race following the race's 2020 cancellation.
Annemiek Van Vleuten, Marianne Vos, Favorites For Women's Tour Of Flanders
Apr 2, 2021The women’s Ronde Van Vlaanderen is the most hotly contested one-day race for the pro women’s peloton.