What's Cool In Road Cycling

Tre Valli Varesine

The 96th edition of the Tre Valli Varesine takes place on Tuesday 27th September, starting in Saronno and finishing in Varese. The Italian one-day race consists of 192.8km and after 77.6km of racing the riders will tackle nine closing laps of 12.8km on a hilly circuit.

Race Preview: September 12 – 20

This Thursday the European Championships Time Trial will take place on a tough and hilly route. The men's riders will ride 50km, starting and finishing in Plumelec, France, and the women will complete 25km.

Race Preview: August 22 – 30

A day after the women race around the hilly circuit of Plouay, the men head out to fight over the roads of south Brittany. There's a change to the usually route, but the race will still be based on a tough circuit that leans towards a fight between the puncheurs and the sprinters that manage to survive the large amount of climbing to be done over the race.

Tour du Poitou Charentes

The four-day Tour du Poitou Charentes gets underway in the French department of Charente, south western France, with five stages in total after double stages on the penultimate day of racing.

Cyclassics Hamburg

With the third and final Grand Tour underway over in Spain, another Team Giant-Alpecin line-up will be in action in Germany at the 21st Cyclassics Hamburg, the one-day WorldTour race in the German city.

Tour de l’Ain

Team Giant-Alpecin returns to France this week to take part in the 28th edition of the Tour de l'Ain. The four road stages will provide opportunities for the sprinters, climbers and attackers to meet the challenges of this parcours.

Giant-Alpecin to Accelerate Innovation Projects with Delft University

Team Giant-Alpecin is pleased to announce its science-based partnership with Delft University of Technology (TU Delft). The German-licensed team recognises the importance of technology and science in its constant search for improvement. The partnership will be focused on innovation projects, the first projects started early in 2015.