Thankfully, Boonen is as strong and motivated as ever. By re-tires, we mean that he's rolling on new rubber. With a renewed commitment to creating the world's best road racing tires, Specialized proudly supports Tom Boonen and Team Omega Pharma-Quickstep.
The (new) UCI rules on go-faster clothing are (sort of) clear: "it is forbidden to wear items designed to influence the performances of a rider such as reducing air resistance or modifying the body of the rider (compression, stretching, support)."
Perry Group has partnered with PureBlack Racing as a Foundation Partner over the next five years to invest in developing, and promoting, New Zealand cycle racing on the global stage. This partnership will also enable PureBlack Racing to relocate their headquarters to the Waikato and be based at Avantidrome, The Home of Cycling, from 2013.
Swiss powerhouse Fabian Cancellara (RadioShack-Nissan-Trek) rumbled to victory in Saturday's prologue, becoming the first rider in this year's Tour de France to don the maillot jaune. In keeping with recent traditions, Cancellara was covered in yellow from head to toe for stage 1, as was his Trek Domane 6-Series bike.
Transport for London, alongside London 2012 organisers, has today outlined an Active Travel programme, designed to get those watching the games to arrive on foot or by cycling.
Today Better World Club (BWC), America’s only environmentally friendly auto club, announces that it has partnered with Gales Creek Insurance Services (GCIS) of Portland, Oregon, a division of JD Fulwiler, so that its members can receive GCIS’s BIKEon, the first nationwide, comprehensive, and affordable accident and liability insurance for bicyclists.
Bontrager’s new Specter helmet is aimed squarely at the enthusiast cyclist that wants a full featured helmet without the top level price. Suggested retail is $139, putting it in the upper mid-level of pricing, but it shares most of the features you’ll find on their $179 Oracle.
During this year’s Tour de France, Innergetic will, once again, ensure that the cyclists enjoy a good night’s rest every evening, as if they were at home. Innergetic is supporting the racing cyclists for the 8th year in a row now, at their explicit request.
Randy Neufeld, Director of SRAM cycling fund received the prestigious “Cycling Leadership Award” from the Danish Cycling Embassy. He was awarded for his outstanding work in cycling advocacy.
Giant teases with 29" full suspension trail bikes. Stay tuned for more!