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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


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…

The Shark Wins at La Toussuire, Quintana Bites Into Froome’s Lead

nibali wins stage 19 tdf 2015

The Shark of Messina attacked when Chris Froome, who is currently leading the Tour, caught a stone in his gears, and had to stop on the climb up the Col de la Croix de Fer. it makes one think that the man’s nickname, the Shark, fits quite well after all.

Tour de France: Overall time classification after stage 14

Riders passed below the Milau bridge which is the largest in the world.

July 18, 2015 – Overall individual time classification- Top 17 positions Results after stage 14 Total distance covered:2270.8 KM RANK RIDER RIDER NO. TEAM TIMES GAP    1 GBRFROOME Christopher 31 TEAM SKY 56h 02′ 19”  2 COLQUINTANA ROJAS Nairo Alexander…

Cummings Tops Mende on Mandela Day

The peloton taking it "easy" in stage 14 from Rodez to Mendes.

MTN Qhubeca’s Stephen Cummings stole the finish in Mende today after a tricky stage where a lead group split, and remade itself over and over again in the last 40 km of the race.

Purito Takes the Win Atop Plateau Beille

purito joaquim rodriguez stage 12 win tdf 2015

Joaquim “Purito” Rodriguez made his way to the front of a break, passed the world champion Michal Kwiatkowski, and won his third stage of the Tour de France on the steepest climb of the Pyrenees today.

Polish Rider Majka Rides Solo to Pyrenees Finish

Rafal Majka scored a major win after finishing one of the most punishing stages in the Pyrenees. Photo: ASO.

After a day of repeated heroic breakaways it was a young Polish rider Rafal Majka who rode 110 km in front to triumph over 6 mountains–including the highest in the Tour this year, the Col de Tourmalet– to become the winner of stage 11.