New data from Strava and Stanford University shows the mental, physical, and financial impact of COVID-19 on professional athletes. Considering indoor training restrictions, mask requirements, the postponement of major sporting events like the Olympics and more.
The eyes of the cycling world will be on Palermo on Saturday, October 3, as the eagerly-awaited Giro d’Italia gets underway. The 103rd edition of the event features over 40,000 metres of climbing across 50 classified climbs, while five summit finishes will undoubtedly test the endurance of the riders.
The 103rd edition of the Corsa Rosa was launched in the unique setting of the Segesta Archaeological Park, with the Temple hosting the presentation ceremony of all the teams that, starting from Saturday, will be protagonists on the roads of the Giro d'Italia. Includes quotes of some of the riders.
The team will take on Italy’s Grand Tour with a switch out team kit that is bound to turn heads; collection to also include matching casual wear, full quiver of Cannondale race bikes, helmets and eyewear from POC.
The International Cycling Union (UCI) has confirmed that the 2020 Road World Championships have been switched from Switzerland to Italy. Imola in the central Emilia-Romagna region will host the revised four-day event which gets underway on Thursday, September 24.
At the end of an exciting week at the Tirreno-Adriatico, Simon Yates and Lucas Hamilton are now focused on the Giro d'Italia. The Mitchelton-Scott riders came to the Sidi main office in Maser yesterday after they had made the reconnaissance of the 14th stage of the Giro d’Italia.