Monthly Archives: July 2015

TransAlps Day 5: Guillestre – Castallane

By Stephen Feeney After a few very tough days taking in some of the highest and toughest cols in the Alps, and trying to batter each other in the process as we ‘competed’ in the unofficial King of the Mountains … Continue reading

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TransAlp Day 4: Valloire – Guillestre

Report by John Myburgh and Neil Wood Day 3 finished with a climb up Col Du Telegraph and being a rather heavy rider I felt it in my legs on the morning of Day 4. The day’s big climbs were … Continue reading

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TransAlp Day 3 – Bourg Saint Maurice to Valloire

By John Myburgh After the previous day’s wet and cold weather we were met by a mild and misty morning. The day’s route will cover less distance and less height in total than the previous day however we would climb … Continue reading

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Tour De France Review – Stage 21: Sèvres – Grand Paris Seine Ouest to Paris Champs-Élysées

When all was said and done it was Team Sky’s Chris Froome who became the first Britain to win two Tours. Added to this he also walked away with the Polka Dot (King of the Mountains) jersey. But today belonged … Continue reading

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Tour De France Review – Stage 20: Modane Valfréjus to Alpe d’Huez

There was only 110km to cover today. There were only two Cols to get over today, Col de la Croix de Fer and Alpe D’Huez, both category H. At the end of today there would only be one winner of the … Continue reading

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Tour De France Review – Stage 19: St-Jean-de-Maurienne to La Toussuire-Les Sybelles

Another awesome day at the Tour! Today Vincenzo Nibali redeemed himself by taking victory at the top of La Toussuire. Nibali put his attack in as the select Yellow Jersey group was on the ascent to the col de la … Continue reading

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Tour De France Review – Stage 18: Gap to Saint-Jean-de-Maurienne

Today’s stage was won by Romain Bardet from AG2R-La Mondiale. This makes it the second win by a French rider for this Tour. Pierre Rolland (Europcar) was second and Winner Anacona (Movistar) third. Stage Highlights: Today’s stage followed a similar … Continue reading

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