Our man in Italy, Alessandro Federico, is addicted to chasing bike races, he just can't stop. To help him with his 'problem' we sent him to three stages of Tirreno-Adriatico, this should get him to the week-end and his next fix with Milan-Sanremo. Hit the road Ale!
Mar 19, 2015 - Nairo Quintana is the 1st Colombian to win Tirreno and he's put himself in the driving seat with the other GT hopefuls. In EuroTrash Thursday we round-up the action from Tirreno, Nokere Koerse and look ahead to Sanremo, plus Wiggins' transfer, Tour's of Britain & Yorkshire and Paris-Nice.
With all the action in Tirreno and Nice, Lee is full of the joys of spring and the best races of the cycling season. OK, there is the Vuelta, Lombardy and the Worlds, but the spring is the hot bed of all that is beautiful in the sport. Sagan and Quintana are the stars of the moment, but let's not forget 'El Gurner' - Tommy V!
Mar 16, 2015 - Nice win for Richie Porte in Nice and Nairo Quintana leads in a snowy Tirreno, results, video and rider quotes, plus action from Drenthe. In other cycling news: Bikes with motors, Larsson's Hour, Giro Fame, WorldTour for Women, Wiggins for Yorkshire, no French money and music from Orica.
The best GC riders in the world will be hitting the picturesque and very hilly roads of Central Italy this Saturday to take on the 226km, Stage 4 of the Tirreno-Adriatico but before they do our Italian photographer Ale checked the stage out for himself. What he found was some magic scenery, some simply superb riding but also one very difficult day for the riders. Here's his tale.
Mar 12, 2015 - All the news from the start of Tirreno and the on-going Paris-Nice with reports, results, quotes and the video action. Good news for Gila, but bad news for AG2R, plus 'Wildcards' for Liège & Flèche, Contador with Tinkoff till 2016, Lampre leave MPCC and Boonen's crash. EuroTrash coffee?
On Wednesday, Tinkoff-Saxo's captain, Alberto Contador, embarks on his second race of the season with optimism and a desire to continue improving his preparation towards the Giro d'Italia, his first big goal of the year.