Sprinters ready for revenge and redemption at the 2022 Tour de France

Dutch cyclist Dylan Groenewegen was literally and figuratively a broken man following a crash almost two years ago which had dire consequences for him and Tour de France rival Fabio Jakobsen. It was August 2020 at the Tour of Poland, and the pair were riding against each other, side by side in a high-speed finish, … Read more

How 54yo Allan took on the world’s toughest cycling race and won

When 54-year-old Allan Jefferson signed up for the Race Across America — billed as the “world’s toughest bicycle race” – he never expected to win. Key points: The Race Across America spans 12 states and 5,000km Allan Jefferson is the second Australian man to win The cyclist said he was “blown away” by the public support  … Read more

Ben Healy crowned new Irish elite time trial champion

IT WAS a day to remember for Ben Healy at the Time Trial National Championships in Tipperary this evening. The 21-year-old Kingswinford-born EF Education-EasyPost cyclist secured victory with an impressive time of 37 mins 50.33 seconds. It meant George Peden (Team PB Performance) at 1 min 32.56 secs and Eddie Dunbar (Ineos Grenadiers) at 1 … Read more

Tour de France 2022: Provisional starting list of teams and riders

As with all WorldTour races, each team from the top-flight of professional cycling receive an invitation and in the case of the Tour de France, all are contracted to compete in the grand tour. In addition, Alpecin-Fenix and Arkéa-Samsic qualified as the top ranked ProTeams from 2021, while race organisers ASO handed wild card spots to French squads B&B … Read more

Australia’s Ben O’Connor finishes on podium at Criterium du Dauphine

Australian Ben O’Connor has demonstrated his readiness for another big Tour de France by earning the first overall World Tour podium spot of his burgeoning career at the Criterium du Dauphine. Criterium du Dauphine General classification 1 – Primoz Roglic (SLO): 29 hours 11 minutes 22 seconds 2 – Jonas Vingegaard (DEN): + 40 seconds 3 – Ben O’Connor … Read more