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  • newNews Shorts: Vuelta Mexico cancelled
    2015 Vuelta Mexico cancelled Organisers of the 2015 Vuelta Mexico, which was scheduled to start on Tuesday, announced late Friday night that the UCI 2.2 race has been cancelled this year. "I regret to inform you that despite invested much time and…
    - 15 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 9:24pm -
  • newImpressive Vanmarcke lacks luck at Omloop
    Belgian cobbles specialist Sep Vanmarcke (LottoNL-Jumbo) showed off great form and cobble-riding skills at the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday afternoon, but two flat tyres kept him out of the decisive breakaway move. Together with Greg Van Averma…
    - 15 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 9:00pm -
  • newBesieged Van Avermaet finishes sixth in Omloop
    After a tumultuous start of the day, Greg Van Avermaet (BMC Racing) took part in the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad. The 29 year-old Belgian rider is linked to a doping case with ‘ozone therapy’ doctor Chris Mertens and he has to provide some explanation…
    - 16 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 8:05pm -
  • newBoonen: We should have waited for the sprint
    Amid the comedy of errors that was Etixx-QuickStep’s unravelling in the finale of Omloop Het Nieuwsblad on Saturday, Tom Boonen could at least summon up some gallows humour. As he leant across to congratulate the surprise winner Ian Stannard (Team…
    - 17 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 7:05pm -
  • newLefevere laments Stannard’s tactics in Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
    Despite a numerical advantage in the day’s main break Etixx-QuickStep lost out on victory in the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad. The race was won by Ian Stannard (Team Sky) who beat three riders from Patrick Lefevere’s team. Lefevere regretted the loss wh…
    - 18 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 6:46pm -

Velo News

  • newIan Stannard climbs out of that ditch and onto the podium
    Ian Stannard was overjoyed to be winning again after a star-crossed 2014 season. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.comIt's been a hard slog for Ian Stannard, who fought back from a broken back and wrist to top the podium once again at Omloop Het Nieu…
    - 15 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 9:18pm -
  • newGallery: 2015 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
    Ian Stannard attacks in the finale of the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.comTim De Waele was on hand as Ian Stannard outfoxed Etixx-Quick-Step to win his second consecutive Omloop Het NieuwsbladThe post Gallery: 2015 Omloop…
    - 16 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 8:17pm -
  • newResults: 2015 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
    Results from the 2015 Omloop Het NieuwsbladThe post Results: 2015 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad appeared first on VeloNews.com.
    - 20 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:30pm -
  • newIan Stannard wins 2015 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
    Ian Stannard does it again at the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad. Photo: AFPIan Stannard comes to the finish with three Etixx-Quick-Step riders and dispatches them one by one for a second consecutive victoryThe post Ian Stannard wins 2015 Omloop Het Nieuw…
    - 20 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:00pm -
  • newSarah Storey misses women’s world hour record
    Britain's Sarah Storey attempted the hour record on February 28. She needed to beat Leontien Zijlaard-van Moorsel, who rode 46.065km in Mexico City in 2003. Photo: Glyn Kirk | AFPSarah Storey comes up short in her shot at the women's hour record,…
    - 21 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 3:46pm -

The Telegraph

Pez Cycling News

  • newStannard Slays Etixx for Omloop Double
    Race Report: Up against three Etixx-Quickstep riders, and three of the best classics riders in the world, it was last year’s winner Ian Stannard of Team Sky who showed them all how to ride the Omloop. Boonen, Vandenbergh and Terpstra could do nothi…
    - 20 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:27pm -
  • Top Ride: Ghisallo-Sormano on Lake Como
    One of my favorite rides in recent memory, and possibly ever – was a loop from Bellagio, up the Madonna del Ghisallo, then the Colma di Sormano, and back along the shores of Lake Como to my base at Il Perlo Panorama.
    - 2 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 10:00am -
  • Stetina & Bookwalter Get PEZ’d
    Rider interview: Two interviews for the price of one as Alastair Hamilton has a very long chat with two of the most experienced American riders on the WorldTour. BMC's Peter Stetina and Brent Bookwalter were recently in Spain and PEZ had to get all t…
    - 3 days ago, 26 Feb 15, 1:00pm -
  • EuroTrash Cobbles Thursday!
    Feb 26, 2015 - The Belgian cobbles week-end starts here in EuroTrash. All the info you need for Het Nieuwsblad & Kuurne, plus Harelbeke unpopular, Dr. Steven in the WSJ, the last '15 cyclo-cross, GP di Lugano, Amstel Gold, Etixx take Colombians, Giro…
    - 3 days ago, 26 Feb 15, 8:15am -
  • Lee’s Lowdown: Cobbles & Coppi
    This week Lee Rodgers casts his eye over the opening classics of the season and looks into just what makes these great old races so special. Lee also runs into a special old rider who has been up and maybe too close to the 'Campionissimo' Fausto Copp…
    - 4 days ago, 25 Feb 15, 8:15am -

L'Equipe

The Guardian

  • newSarah Storey falls short in attempt on cycling’s world hour record
    • Leontien Zijlaard-van Moorsel holds on to record• Storey in agony from cramp during attemptDame Sarah Storey failed in her effort to break the hour world record at the Olympic Velodrome in London. There was no doubt she put everything into her…
    - 17 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 7:44pm -
  • newThe Agenda: Katarina Johnson-Thompson has eyes on pentathlon record
    Johnson-Thompson competes in the European Indoor Championships in Prague and Mark Cavendish races in BelgiumHaving broken two British records in as many weeks – the indoor high jump and the indoor long jump – all eyes are on Katarina Johnson-Thom…
    - 18 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 6:53pm -
  • Astana timeline: a history of cycling’s troubled team
    Team’s riders faced numerous doping sanctions and allegations in past nine years before Friday’s call by UCI for licence to be revoked• UCI moves to revoke licence of Nibali’s team• What next for cycling?A conglomerate of Kazakh state compa…
    - 2 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 5:35pm -
  • UCI’s request for Astana to lose their licence: what next for cycling?
    How long will the review take? Will any ban withstand a legal challenge? And will Vincenzo Nibali get to defend his Tour de France title?• UCI moves to revoke licence of Vincenzo Nibali’s team Astana• Astana timeline: history of a troubled team…
    - 2 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 3:23pm -
  • UCI moves to revoke licence of Vincenzo Nibali’s team Astana
    • Tour de France winner is put in limbo• Case referred to licence commission• The UCI statement in full• Q and A: what next for Astana?• Astana timeline: history of a troubled teamIn an unprecedented move the world governing body has reques…
    - 2 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 12:10pm -

Cycling Weekly

  • newDame Sarah Storey: “I gave it the best I could”
    Storey proud as Hour record attempt falls shortSarah Storey Hour Record February 2015 LondonDame Sarah Storey said she gave it the best she could in her Hour record attempt at London’s Lee Valley Velodrome, even …Continue reading »
    - 17 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 7:36pm -
  • newIan Stannard: Etixx-QuickStep’s Het Nieuwsblad tactics played into my hands
    Ian Stannard talks about his against-the-odds Omloop Het Nieuwsblad victoryIan Stannard wins the 2015 Omloop Het NieuwsbladIan Stannard talks about his against-the-odds Omloop Het Nieuwsblad victory
    - 18 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 6:26pm -
  • newLondon cyclist, 15, dies after stab attack during bike theft
    Alan Cartwright was with friends when his group were attacked by three menA fifteen-year-old boy who was out cycling with friends in north London has died from stab wounds. Alan Cartwright was …Continue reading »
    - 18 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 6:25pm -
  • newIan Stannard’s Omloop Het Nieuwsblad win in pictures
    Graham Watson was on hand to record Ian Stannard's mighty win in the 2015 Omloop Het NieuwsbladStijn Vandenbergh leads an escape in the 2015 Omloop Het NieuwsbladGraham Watson was on hand to record Ian Stannard's mighty win in the 2015 Omloop Het Nie…
    - 19 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 5:02pm -
  • newIan Stannard wins Omloop Het Nieuwsblad for second time
    Ian Stannard manages to beat three Etixx-QuickStep riders in escape group to win Omloop Het Nieuwsblad for second consecutive timeIan Stannard wins the 2015 Omloop Het NieuwsbladIan Stannard manages to beat three Etixx-QuickStep riders in escape grou…
    - 20 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:32pm -

Canadian Cycling Magazine

  • newStannard repeats at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, van der Breggen takes women’s title
    Brit Ian Stannard (Sky) wouldn’t be bullied by superior Etixx-QuickStep numbers in Saturday’s decisive move of the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad to to win his second consecutive Omloop in Flanders. In the women’s race, Anna van der Breggen triumphed in…
    - 20 hours ago, 28 Feb 15, 4:22pm -
  • UCI requests that Astana’s Pro Tour licence be revoked
    After an audit of Astana Pro Team by the Institute of Sport Sciences of the University of Lausanne (ISSUL), the UCI said in a statement Friday that there are “compelling grounds” for the Licence Commission of cycling’s world governing body to r…
    - 2 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 3:09pm -
  • M1 Pro Cycling debuts H&R Block Pro Cycling team kit by Pearl Izumi
    M1 Pro Cycling, the group behind H&R Block Pro Cycling Team, has debuted the kit its riders will sport during the 2015 season. The clothing is by Pearl Izumi. “The riders are not only going to look good in the new kit, they are going to feel profes…
    - 2 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 3:00pm -
  • Team SmartStop partners with Canadian company Velofix
    American UCI Continental squad Team SmartStop has announced a partnership with the Vancouver-founded mobile bicycle repair service Velofix. Velofix will provide a mobile bike shop for SmartStop’s races in Canada and North America this year. The tea…
    - 3 days ago, 26 Feb 15, 1:44pm -
  • Gerard Vroomen and René Wiertz purchase 3T component company
    Gerard Vroomen, the Dutch engineer and inventor who helped to co-found Canadian bike manufacturer Cervélo Cycles with Phil White in 1995, has joined with 3T CEO René Wiertz to purchase all shares of the respected Italy-based component company. In a…
    - 4 days ago, 25 Feb 15, 4:11pm -

Pedal Mag

  • newQuebec City Renews with GPCQM for Four Years – $4.35m Through 2019 for WorldTour Races
    February 28, 2015 (Quebec City, QC) – Quebec City has renewed its contract with organizers of the Grand Prix cycliste de Québec World Tour races reports Radio Canada. The announcement, made by Quebec City’s Executive ... READ MORE → 0 comment…
    - 38 mins ago, 1 Mar 15, 11:50am -
  • Team GIANT Vancouver Unveils 2015 Roster, Sponsors
    February 27, 2015 (Maple Ridge, BC) – The GIANT Vancouver Lower Mainland BC-based cycling team is pleased to announce its roster, sponsors, and schedule for the 2015 season. The headline news is the ... READ MORE → 0 comments
    - 1 day ago, 28 Feb 15, 2:58am -
  • Bridge the Gap Launches National Youth Cycling Club Development Initiative
    February 27, 2015 (Vancouver, BC) – Since its launch in 2013, Global Relay’s Bridge the Gap Fund has played an integral role in the development Canadian road cyclists by assisting over a dozen ... READ MORE → 0 comments
    - 1 day ago, 28 Feb 15, 2:41am -
  • 2015 UCI Road World Championships Schedule Unveiled and Courses Fine-tuned
    February 27, 2015 – UCI Road World Championships schedule unveiled and courses fine-tuned The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) and Richmond 2015 Organising Committee have today announced the 2015 UCI Road World Championships schedule ... READ…
    - 1 day ago, 28 Feb 15, 2:37am -
  • UCI Requests Withdrawal of Astana Pro Team Licence
    February 27, 2015 (Switzerland) – The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) today confirms that it has now reviewed the audit produced by the Institute of Sport Sciences of the University of Lausanne (ISSUL) (1) ... READ MORE → 0 comments
    - 2 days ago, 27 Feb 15, 11:37am -