Friday Jul 18
The Women to Watch at La Course by Le Tour de France
"La Course" sounds as made up as Pulp Fiction 's "Le Big Mac," but it's real, it's happening soon, and it's a serious game-changer for women in sports.
The Doctor is in! Giro Rosa Stage 6, and the mountains begin....
It was the first of four days with big mountains, and after Rabobank-Liv domination, would the script change? Truth be told, the stage looked perfect for them - but could they make it? Tonight's tv is on at 18:15 CEST - watch the stream on RAI Sport 2 The stage was a tough one - here's the Velofocus profile, from his excellent preview - which also ... (more)
Vos leads Giro Rosa after prologue, two opening stages
After a prologue and two road stages, world champion Marianne Vos leads the Giro Rosa, the 10-day stage race that tops the women's international calendar The backdrop to the start to the 25th Giro Rosa was the famous Royal Palace of Caserta, and the women's peloton began with a short, fast 2 kilometer time trial for the prolouge.
Vai Italia! Giorgia Bronzini wins Stage 2 of the 2014 Giro Rosa
After the race started with a bang, with night-time cobbles and an "easy" stage that was anything but , Stage 2 was promised as definitely flat, and billed as one for the sprinters, with 6 20km laps.