Lombardia Retro: Utter confusion was the look on my face when Alessandro handed me the old newspaper and said it was a gift. Upon closer inspection, I realized I was holding the official program of the 1952 Giro di Lombardia – in mint condition! Once I got over the shock that such a treasure still existed – I couldn’t wait to share it with PEZ-Fans…
Heather's Photo Gallery: We have all seen the race photos from Saturday's Il Lombardia, but we sent the PEZ 'Secret Weapon' behind the scenes in Lombardy. Heather Morrison was in Bergamo and Como to soak up the atmosphere and capture unique images from the 'Race of the Falling Leaves' at the start and the finish. Here is her PEZ Photo Gallery.
Il Lombardia Photo Gallery: The 'Race of the Falling Leaves' brought the curtains down on the 2018 cycling season in fine style with Thibaut Pinot (Groupama-FDJ) giving France a much needed Monument win. The finalé was deserved of the 'Classic' label with attacks aplenty on the steep climbs around Como. We've put together the best images from Il Lombardia 2018 photo gallery by Cor Vos and his team.
15 Oct, 2018 - Il Lombardia finished off the season with a great finalé and a worthy winner in Thibaut Pinot. All the action from Lombardy, Gran Piemonte, Tour of Turkey and cyclo-cross in Lokeren and Gieten with video and results. Tom Dumoulin talks 2018- Top Story. Other cycling news: The Shanghai criterium, contract news and cycling's greatest finish. Coffee EUROTRASH Monday!
France's Thibaut Pinot prevailed in the 112th incarnation of the Giro di Lombardia to bring down the curtain on a remarkable cycling season. The Groupama-FDJ leader held on to the wheel of Italy's Vincenzo Nibali in the terrible Muro di Sormano before dropping "the Shark of Messina" in the race's penultimate climb.
Oct 11, 2018 - Milano-Torino ended with a crash, but Thibout Pinot was a worthy winner. Video and results from Torino, Varesine and Turkey. Tough course for the Olympic time trial-Top Story. Other cycling news: Il Lombardia, UAE Tour, Deceuninck-Quick-Step, new Manager at Lotto Soudal, contracts, Education First/Rapha and Duquennoy tribute.
Race Preview: The last big race of the season will roll out of Bergamo on Saturday morning to tackle the tough climbs around Lake Como before the finish in Como. Last chance saloon or season confirmation - All inspiration for a hard race. Ed Hood takes a good look at the percorso, history and who will win the 'Race of the Falling Leaves'.
Sept 13, 2018 - The Vuelta a España is starting to look like a two-horse race. Reports, results, quotes and video from Spain and the GP Wallonie. Contract rumors - Top Story, but we also have contract certainties. Vital Concept sponsor, Madrid Challenge, Lombardia teams, UAE Tour, World's riders, Hincapie Team and on the bike Vuelta video.