What's Cool In Road Cycling
latest news

Rest in Peace World Champion Harm Ottenbros

Rest in Peace, Dutchman Harm Ottenbros who died recently at 78 years-of-age. The man was best known for his world professional road race championship title in 1969; but sadly his win has been added to the list of ‘unworthy’ world champions along with the likes of Benoni Beheyt, Luc Leblanc and Laurent Brochard.

PEZ Picks 4 Great GIRO NEGRONI Bars

The best Italian negroni bars are often discovered by accident, or when you least expect it.  Early on in my career chasing the modern Giro d'Italia I began logging the best negronis, bars, and ristoranti as my travels took me to all corners of Italy.  Here are 5 of the best negroni bars, places to eat and stay at the Giro.

GIRO’22 Stage 1: Van der Poel In The Pink!

The first stage of the 2022 Giro d'Italia came down to a battle between Mathieu van der Poel, Biniam Girmay and Caleb Ewan. Ewan crashed and Van der Poel bettered Girmay in the last metres. Van der Poel now has a pink jersey to add to his yellow from last year's Tour de France.

EUROTRASH News Round Up Thursday!

May 5, 2022: Giro d'Italia time! We hear what Mathieu van der Poel hopes for in Italy. Race action form Dunkerque and Andalucia. Rider news: Chris Froome, Tom Pidcock, Thibaut Pinot and Juan Ayuso. Race news: Teams for the Giro and women's Sanremo in 2023. SD Worx extends contract and Wolfpack Ardennes video.

Roxo Racing Checks in From the Tour of the Gila 2022

Follow the women of Roxo Racing, a Texas based cycling team, in their second year chasing national level races. Roxo races primarily on the road, including stage races, one day road events, criteriums, Pro Nationals, and UCI professional events. The goal, shared by all, is to strive, learn and improve.