Vern Hanaray's cycling career spanned the 60s, 70s and into the 80s, from his home in New Zealand through Belgium, France and Britain with a lot of wins along the way. Hanaray is now based for half the year in Daytona and Ed Hood caught up with him to hear his story.
Two years ago today, Chris Froome came alive on the iconic climb of Monte Zoncolan and threw down the gauntlet to the other GC hopefuls. Simon Yates held the Kenyan born rider at 6 seconds and overall second placed Tom Dumoulin crossed the line at 37 second. We look back with this Giro photo and video gallery.
For cyclists, this has been the strangest of all springs. Instead of races and group rides, events are cancelled and most are forced to stay indoors to train. A new survey wants to learn how COVID-19 has affected your training, and we'd like your input.
May 18, 2020: Merckx thinks there is no respect for Giro-Top Story. The Tour, the most talked about subject. Worlds to Qatar. Vuelta no fans, Strade Bianche closed circuit, Giro route announced, Tour of Britain postponed, Froome to change team, Québec/Montréal not worried, Evenepoel for Giro, Nibali Roubaix, Roglic on Dumoulin, Lotto Soudal test for Corona Virus, Gavazzi home and Cattaneo’s favourite climbs video.
It's generally accepted that people are drawn to compelling stories that show a person's transformation from “Before” to “After,” a physical change that in fact heralds a very different life. And one very remarkable example of this is the story of Sue Reynolds in her book “The Athlete Inside.”
PeloPics: The 2020 Giro d'Italia should have been starting its second week today after three hard days in Sicilia. Mount Etna would have been the jewel in the crown of the visit to Sicilia on Stage 6, we look back at stage 4 of the 2018 Giro d'Italia from Catania to Caltagirone taking the volcanic climb.