Athletes

Team SmartStop’s New Creed

Team SmartStop’s victory last week at the 108-mile Winston-Salem Cycling Classic, a UCI 1.2 road race, was cycling’s version of some sweet home cooking. A late-race move by Travis McCabe gave the North Carolina-based team the victory, and to spice up that result, teammate Zach Bell took the sprint for third. The results continue a […]

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SRAM RED 22 WiFLi cassette offering expands.

The SRAM RED 11 speed PowerdomeX™ is the most advanced cassette ever made. It’s super light, deadly silent, and delivers an undeniable performance advantage. The nine cogs in the main gear cluster are machined from a single block of high grade tool steel, increasing stiffness while weighing even less than a titanium cassette. The gaps […]

Tagged with Alberto Contador, Bike Tech, Featured, Road, Tinkoff-Saxo, WiFLi technology

Melissa Hauschildt Is Raising The Bar

photo: Nils Nilsen Two-time IRONMAN 70.3 World Champion and ITU Long Course World Champion Melissa Hauschildt of Australia has made a late decision to tackle her first Ironman full distance race. The Toyota Ironman Australia, Port Macquarie will be held on Sunday, May 4, 2014, and Mel will be toeing the line for her first hit […]

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Terpstra Triumphant

With just 6km to go, Niki Terpstra (Omega Pharma – Quick-Step Pro Cycling) made a rock solid move to capture cycling’s most precious stone. The Dutchman surged away from his – and his team’s – most dangerous rivals to take a hard-earned victory in the most monumental of cycling Monuments, Paris-Roubaix. Terpstra went solo from […]

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Gomez Golden Again

Javier Gomez Noya played his cards perfectly on Sunday, taking the ITU Auckland WTS series opener. Up against a stacked field of athletes who have been waiting since last year to vie for the 2014 series title, Javi executed a perfect race and took that tape and the series lead. Going into the race there […]

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Rinny Wins in Brazil – Kona Bound

Australia’s Mirinda Carfrae took the win at the Ironamn® 70.3 in Brazil and is now Kona bound. While it’s likely no surprise to anyone who follows the sport of triathlon, but nothing at the top level of the sport is guaranteed.  Rinny toed the line at the Ironman 70.3 Brasil yesterday, and showed the world […]

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The Dutch Queen of Flanders!

Ellen van Dijk (Boels Dolmans Cycling Team) won the Ronde van Vlaanderen after a solo demonstration of power lasting 25km. After a second place in 2013 the Dutch rider was one of the favorites for the 139.6km race that included four cobbled sections and 10 cobbled climbs. Ellen executed team strategy perfectly, delivering an impressive ride […]

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Boonen and Stybar’s Specialized Roubaix SRAM RED 22 at Flanders

Tom Boonen’s racing bike - Tour of Flanders 2014 Frame: Specialized S-Works Roubaix – 60cm Groupset: SRAM RED 22 Shifters: SRAM RED 22 DoubleTap with Reach adjust – White hood covers and bar tape Crankset: Specialized (177mm crank arm length) with SRAM RED 22 chainrings – 53×39 Front derailleur: SRAM RED 22 Yaw with chain spotter […]

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Peter Sagan’s Cannondale Synapse at Flanders

Frame: Cannondale Synapse Groupset: SRAM RED 22 Shifters: SRAM RED 22 DoubleTap with Reach adjust Crankset: Cannondale (172.5mm crank arm length) with SRAM RED 22 chainrings – 53×39 Front derailleur: SRAM RED 22 Yaw with chain spotter Rear derailleur: SRAM RED 22 – Short cage Cassette: SRAM XG-1190 11-26 Brakes: SRAM RED Aerolink Chain: SRAM […]

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Manuele Boaro’s Specialized Tarmac SL4 SRAM RED 22 at Flanders

At Tour of Flanders 2014, Tinkoff-Saxo team will be represented by Matti Breschel, Daniele Bennati, Christopher Juul-Jensen, Nicki Sørensen, Karsten Kroon, Michael Kolar, Manuele Boaro and Nikolay Trusov. Let’s have a closer look to Manuele Boaro’s Specialized Tarmac SL4 SRAM RED 22: Frame: Specialized Tarmac SL4 Groupset: SRAM RED 22 Shifters: SRAM RED 22 DoubleTap with […]

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