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Tour Overshadowed By Bastille Day Terrorist Massacre in Nice, France


With respect for those French people and others who were killed or injured in Nice, France tonight, we will not do any further reporting on today’s stage. We are disgusted. The terror, the destruction, and the craziness must stop. Nothing more can be said.

Alberto Contador Abandons in the Andorras

Tour de France 2016 - 10/07/2016 - Stage 9 - Vielha Val d'Aran/ Andorre Arcalis (184,5 km) - CONTADOR Alberto (TINKOFF) - At 82 km, Contador throws in the towel.

Stage 9 – Tour de France –Vielha Val d’Aran/ Andorre Arcalis (184,5 km) Alberto Contador quits the Tour de France on Spanish soil a bit more than 100 km before the end of stage 9. The Spanish rider who was…

Chris Froome Wins Stage 8 Downhill, Tour de France

Tour de France 2016 - 09/07/2016 - Etape 8 - Pau/ Bagnère-de-Luchon (184 km)  - Chris Froome at the head of the peloton stage 8

July 9, 2016 – Pau to Bagneres du Luchon -Tour de France Chris Froome won stage 8 at Bagnères-de-Luchon in a surprising way as he soloed to victory in the downhill of col de Peyresourde after cresting in first position of the group comprising the favorites with the…

Cavendish Wins his 28th Stage, Matching Hinault Record

Tour de France 2016 - 04/07/2016 - Mark Cavendish won the final sprint in stage 3, and the green jersey.

July 4, 2016- Granville to Angers- France Mark Cavendish outsprinted André Greipel by a very small margin, while Peter Sagan retained the yellow jersey after 215 km in what many of the competitors thought was a comparably slow and almost…

Cavendish Wins Stage 1 of Tour de France

Cavendish wins TDF on stage

July 2, 2016 – It was Mark Cavendish’s 27th Tour win in France today. It’s a bit of revenge for the Manx man who didn’t impress much in the 2015 Tour de France as he had in previous years. Now…

Julian Alaphillipe, Tour of California Winner

Julian Alaphillipe, rising champion, photo: Virginia Frazer (c)

With reporting by Jim Freibert, special to Cyclists International May 24, 2016 Many of you may be wondering who Julian Alaphillipe is, the new 23-year-old winner the 2016 Amgen Tour of California. Where did this guy come from? If you…

Tissot to Sponsor Tour de France, While Adidas Drops IAAF

tissot cycling watch

Pro-cyclists and their teams are likely watching with a certain amount of “I told you so,” as other sports and events like soccer, the Olympics and world championships are catching up–and just barely–to ridding their events of cheaters.

More Reasons to Be Jealous of the Netherlands

The Dutch plow bicycle lanes in the winter, and cycling by people of all ages is year round.

Today there is more reason than ever to be jealous of the Netherlands. Dutch bike infrastructure is a pointed reminder of how little we have achieved for cyclists in the United States.

The Missing Faces in France


These are the faces of those people who were out last night, now missing in Paris…These are the faces of the future, life, happiness, love.

Saks Selling New Traffic Calming Bag

"Slow Down" reads the new bag by Anna Hindmarch. It's being toted out on social media by Saks Fifth Avenue.

The bag which is designed by Anya Hindmarch is being carried by a model in a hot yellow dress–herself a traffic calming measure. Paired with the bag, no doubt drivers will slow down.

Froome Wins Tour de France: Greipel takes Sprint Win in Paris

Chris Froome enjoys a glass of champagne on the Champs, while the rain comes pouring down.

July 26, 2015 – Tour de France – Stage 21- Sèvres – Grand Paris Seine Ouest / Paris Champs-Élysées (Final Stage) Chris Froome (Team Sky) was declared the winner of the Tour de France today:  It was the second time…