Rider Blog: As the summer turns to autumn and the end of the 2017 season looms on the horizon, Chris Butler has been building towards the final Italian Classics and pizza! And as the off-season is only round the corner, our Basque resident is planning on joining the pilgrims to Santiago de Compostela.
Rider Blog: Chris Butler would love to riding the Vuelta a España at the moment, but due to injury it will have to be another year. Chris is well on the way to recovery from his broken elbow and has been on a racing trip to the US with his Spanish Caja Rural-Seguros RGA team. In his third 'Rider Blog' he gives us the low-down on Utah and Colorado.
The Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah begins on Monday, in Logan. For the first time, KHS Elevate Pro Cycling will be among the 16 men’s teams lining up at the start for the 7-day, 605-mile UCI 2.HC stage race. Securing an invite to the event was no easy task, giving the young riders in the program a grand opportunity in only a few short years since its inception, and in their first season racing continental.
Xpedo Rider Diary: The 2017 Tour de Taiwan was my first trip to any Asian country, not just to race my bike, but ever. So you can guess that I was more than excited when I received a call from my Team Manager, Paul Abrahams, telling me I was selected for our Tour de Taiwan roster.
Rider Blog: Chris Butler has not had the best of luck since he joined the Spanish ProContinental Caja Rural-Seguros RGA team. But it's looking like he has rounded the corner and things can only get better for our man in Pamplona and his elbow. Chris takes up the story in part 2 of his 'Rider Diary'.
Rider Interview: The battle for the first Grand Tour of the season is well under way on the roads of Italy, but as Ed Hood points out 'there is life outside the three week races'. Jaime Rosón was recently second to Vincenzo Nibali in Croatia and hopes to be competing in la Vuelta. Ed caught up with the Zamorano.
Rider Interview: There can be nothing better than racing on your home roads. This week the Tour of the Basque Country was in Bilbao and PEZ caught up with Caja Rural-Seguros RGA's Bilbao resident Jonathan Lastra who was looking good in the sprint competition jersey.
Rider Blog: Chris Butler has had a broad pro career so far, riding for BMC, Team SmartStop, Israeli Cycling Academy and now in 2017 the Spanish ProConti Caja Rural-Seguro RGA team. We catch up with Chris in his new home in Pamplona, nursing a broken elbow, for his first PEZ rider blog.
Sarto, Lake, Zipp, Xpedo, Wahoo and Visijax. Yet more of the latest and greatest bike tech from Interbike 2014.