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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

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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

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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

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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…