The 11th of this year's 13 rounds, Spain is the only mixed-surface ... The 41-year-old Spaniard, [below] who won four Tour de France stages and the points classification in 2008, retired from cycle racing in 2012 and last year took up rally driving.
This will mark the 13th time the Giro d'Italia, one of cycling's three Grand Tours (the other two are the Tour de France and Spain's Vuelta a España), has ... have already visited Israel and Jerusalem in 2012," said Contador, "so I know how this will.
It will mark the first time that any leg of cycling’s Grand Tour races — the Giro ... which they feared could spark protests. An official map of the Stage 1 route shows it approaching, but not entering, the Old City. According to the Italian daily.
A four-time Olympian, Armstrong Savola also won gold medals in the women’s time trial in 2008 and 2012, in addition to ... such great success in Rio. USA Cycling was posting a lot of jobs in May, and I was at the Tour of California and someone asked.
The Giro, along with the Tour de France and Spain's Vuelta comprise the world's three major cycling tours. "For us ... He said he did not expect political pressures to disrupt the race, and maps provided by the organisers show that the stages will be.
For Unzué, the allure of cycling is what happens out on the open road. He bemoans how the sport has become more controlled and less unpredictable. The arrival of Quintana to the team in 2012 ... Spain’s latest jewel, Marc Soler, can do in his home grand.
LONDON: French great Bernard Hinault believes Chris Froome could target a sweep of all three Grand Tours next year - a feat previously assumed to be mission impossible in cycling ... to become the first man since Spain's Miguel Indurain to win three.
This will mark the 13th time the Giro d'Italia, one of cycling's three Grand Tours (the other two are the Tour de France and Spain's Vuelta a Espaa), has ... "I have already visited Israel and Jerusalem in 2012," said Contador. "So I know how this will.
It’s those small details that contribute to the enchantment and make this place a must-visit for anyone spending time in Spain. Since its opening in 2012 ... 4-by-4 tours, hikes, horseback rides and mountain-bike forays on trails among the vineyards.
Reuters) - Chris Froome joined the pantheon of cycling greats on Sunday as he ... when temperatures in Spain are at their most unforgiving. Even though Froome has dominated the Tour de France in recent times, with four wins in five years and three.