Strade Bianche and GP Larciano 2019: Not so much dirty as dusty and wet, but a weekend in Tuscany to watch the Strade Bianche and the GP Larciano is bound to be memorable. Two more races to mark off Heather Morrison's bucket list, but after reading about her adventures we think she will return for more of the 'White Roads' action.
Season Review: The 2019 road season is over and it was full of surprises from the 'new guard' of 'young guns' bring a breath of fresh air to the top events. Philippe Gilbert showed that it's not all over for the 'mature' riders, but there is a new broom in pro cycling. Ed Hood looks at the year's top events and the bright future of the sport we love.
Rider Report Card: The blood, sweat and dust has settled on the 2019 Spring Classic season and so it's rider report card time. PEZ Head Master, Ed Hood, has been strict with his scrutiny - There are a couple of 'top marks' and a few 'dunce caps' handed out, but who is at the top of the class?
March 14, 2019 - Paris-Nice and Tirreno-Adriatico are at 'Full Gas' - Results and video. First tramadol test in Paris-Nice - Top Story. Sagan ill in Tirreno-Adriatico, passing of Tate Meintjes, equal money for Tours of Britain, Rodriguez and Hermida to ride Cape Epic, Campenaerts Namibia and Italy, Mastromarco team launch and inside the Strade Bianche video, all in EUROTRASH Monday.
PeloPics: Rolling Tuscan hills, large villas, olive and cypress trees, hilltop villages and those 'white roads', rank the Strade Bianche photos among the most picturesque views of any race in the professional cycling calendar. We've picked the best shots of the countryside by Cor Vos, plus the riders on the last climb to the Piazza del Campo in Siena by John Thomson.
March 11, 2019 - Strade Bianche-One of the most beautiful races on the calendar, report and video, plus Paris-Nice and the GP Industria e Artigianato. Crowdfund a WorldTour team-Top Story. Other cycling news: Teams for Tirreno-Adriatico, Women's Tour of Scotland, favorite Vuelta summit finish, Aromitalia Basso Bikes Vaiano, passing of Kelly Catlin and Caleb Ewan talks Paris-Nice.
Race Report: What can stop the Deceuninck - Quick-Step team? Just when you think the Belgian 'Super Team' will take a weekend off, they come back with the win in the Strade Bianche with Julian Alaphilippe crossing the line first. Astana's Jakob Fuglsang was second and Wout Van Aert (Jumbo-Visma), like 2018, was third.
This will be a week-end that cycling fans won’t want to miss. The big event will take place in Siena, Tuscany, a region where cycling is part of the culture. The thirteenth edition of the “Strade Bianche” race will take place on Saturday, March 9th.
March 07, 2019 - All the team news from Strade Bianche and Paris-Nice, plus race report from Le Samyn with video. Vampires return - Top Story. UAE Team Emirates wind tunnel, Adam Yates returns to the Tour de France, Campenaerts Hour Record, E3 BrinckBank frog, Caja Rural to the Hammer Series, Skoda and ASO and video moments from UAE Tour. Loads of EUROTRASH Thursday cycling news.