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  1. Cyclist rides 212 miles to create massive bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Salisbury Journal

    A CYCLIST from Landford has created a massive bicycle on the website Strava by cycling 212 miles in the New Forest and surrounding areas. David Taylor, 60, was inspired to do the route as part of a challenge set out by the bike manufacturer Raleigh in memory of Tommy Godwin, who cycled 205 miles a day for over a year to become the first person to reach 100,000 miles on a bike in 1940.

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  2. Toolbox: Alter Ego TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | PezCycling News

    Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock makes one of the greatest pairings in TV and movie history, polar opposites who constantly butted heads but also perfectly complemented each other. These two personalities are also embodied in bike racers and can be fairly easily identified.

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  3. Tinkoff-Saxo confirms Kilimanjaro team building tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Cycling News

    The Tinkoff-Saxo team has confirmed that its 80 riders and staff will climb the 5895-metre-high Mount Kilimanjaro in Africa as part of team building camp in early November. The trip will see Alberto Contador , Rafal Majka and new signings such as Peter Sagan and Ivan Basso trek for a total of six days, gradually climbing and acclimatizing to the altitude before tackling the summit on November 5. Cyclingnews understands that team owner Oleg Tinkov has covered the 200,000 Euro cost of the trip although the Russian businessman will not attend the camp.

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  4. Student-athlete: Cunego switches teams, enrolls in classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Velonews

    Italian Damiano Cunego is returning to school, changing teams from Lampre-Merida to Vini Fantini-Nippo, and thinking of retirement after years of riding off the mark. "My wife, who studies medicine, encouraged me and the idea grew to return to school," the 2004 Giro d'Italia winner told Italy's Corriere della Sera newspaper.

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  5. News shorts: Kilimanjaro boot camp for Tinkoff-Saxo? Voeckler fined for podium no showRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Cycling News

    The Tinkoff-Saxo team could begin its preparation for the 2015 season with a boot camp and team challenge that includes climbing Mount Kilimanjaro -the highest mountain in Africa. According to reports in L'Equipe and Gazzetta dello Sport, the team is planning to travel to Mount Kilimanjaro at the end of October for a weeklong get together, with new signings Peter Sagan, Ivan Basso and Robert Kiserlosvski joining Alberto Contador and the rest of the team.

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  6. Grand Tours challenge 'not a stunt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | BBC News

    Team Tinkoff-Saxo has said it is "very serious" about its proposals to have the world's best four riders compete in the three Grand Tours for a a 1m prize. Grand Tour winners Chris Froome, Vincenzo Nibali and Nairo Quintana have been challenged to take on Tinkoff's Alberto Contador in the Tour de France, Giro d'Italia and Vuelta a Espana.

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  7. More Than 100 Cyclists to Ride 620 Miles Down California Coast in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Business Wire

    The Challenged Athletes Foundation's ninth annual Mazda Foundation Million Dollar Challenge will kick-off Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 leading more than 100 cyclists, including celebrities and professional athletes, and eight athletes with physical challenges on the seven-day, 620-mile ride down the scenic yet demanding California coastline. "However, every year we are told it's the opportunity to ride side-by-side with the challenged athletes that makes it a life-changing event."

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  8. News shorts: Yates and Julich to join Tinkoff-SaxoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Cycling News

    Alberto Contador 's renaissance in 2014 was credited in part to the influence of directeur sportif Steven de Jongh, who had lost his position at Sky after confessing to doping following the enactment of the team's zero tolerance policy at the tail end of 2012. L'quipe reports that two more former members of Sky's management will join Tinkoff-Saxo next season with Bobby Julich and Sean Yates - who have both already worked under manager Bjarne Riis - arriving in place of Philippe Mauduit and Fabrizio Guidi.

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  9. Contador pulls out of Beijing race with injuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | The Washington Post

    From left: France's Nacer Bouhanni, reigning World Champion Poland's Michal Kwiatkowski, Colombia's Rigoberto Uran, Italy's Fabio Aru, Spain's Alberto Contador, Italy's Ivan Basso and Colombia's Julian Arredondo pose after the official presentation of the 2015 Giro d'Italia "Tour of Italy" cycling race, in Milan, Italy, Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. Giro d'Italia officials have unveiled a balanced route for next year's race, which they believe will allow cyclists to compete in the Tour de France as well as the Italian classic.

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  10. Gallery: 2015 Giro d'Italia route presentationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Cycling News

    RCS Sport today unveiled the route for the 2015 Giro d'Italia , Milan's Palazzo del Ghiaccio, a former ice rink, with a sea of white lounge chairs in which the race's former and current stars held court. Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso, former champions of the Italian Grand Tour, took to the stage with world champion Michal Kwiatkowski, this year's points jersey winner Nacer Bouhanni, mountains classification winner Julian Arredondo, the retiring former world champion Cadel Evans, Rigoberto Uran and stage winner Fabio Aru during the presentation.

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  11. Giro d'Italia 2015 route: ReactionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Cycling News

    The route of the 2015 Giro d'Italia was unveiled in Milan on Monday afternoon, with race director Mauro Vegni describing the course as a balanced one and highlighting RCS Sport's ongoing commitment to cut down on transfers between stages. As usual, the Giro features a generous smattering of summit finishes there are six in total, including three in the final week but the most striking feature of the 2015 corsa rosa is perhaps the length of the lone individual time trial, a tough 59.2km test from Treviso to Valdobbiadene.

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  12. Edmonton cyclist trains for four-day ride with his hero Jens Voigt of Tour de France fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2014 | Edmonton Journal

    In my road cycling dreams I am riding in the draft of pro-cyclist Jens Voigt, saving energy until the last possible moment. I stand on the pedals to move around him for the final sprint to the finish line and a I wake up to the reality that such a thing could never happen.

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  13. Rosskopf inks deal with BMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2014 | Cycling News

    Joey Rosskopf, the Hincapie Sportswear rider who won this year's Redlands Bicycle Classic , is one of a handful of new riders that the BMC Racing Team is hoping can bolster its aging roster. The 25-year-old from Decatur, Georgia, signed a one-year deal with the team.

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  14. Saiz's controversial return with small Spanish team creates quandary for UCIRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Velonews

    A controversial figure in the cycling world, due to his connection with Fuentes and Operacion Puerto, Manolo Saiz plans to return to the sport as director of an under-23 team based in the Basque region of Spain. Photo: AFP PHOTO He's back.

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  15. InCycle video: Behind Voigt's Hour RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Cycling News

    Earlier this month, Jens Voigt bid farewell to his racing career by setting a new Hour Record. The German demolished the previous record of OndATMej Sosenka and at 43 he also became the oldest holder of the title.

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  16. Cycling's Greatest HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | New Yorker

    Cycling's one-hour record belongs to the rider who manages to cover more track in sixty minutes than anyone who came before. It's a straightforward proposition that belies the brutality and self-torture required to achieve it.

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  17. Cadel Evans to retire after Great Ocean RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Cycling News

    Cadel Evans has confirmed that he will bring the curtain down on his professional career at the inaugural Great Ocean Race on February 1 next year. The Australian's decision to retire had been widely rumoured in recent months and he brought an end to the speculation with a specially-convened press conference in Ponferrada on Thursday ahead of the weekend's world championships road race.

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  18. Paris-Roubaix and hour record new goals for WigginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Yahoo!

    Having finally added the world title to his Olympic timetrial crown from two years ago, Bradley Wiggins has set himself two new targets: winning Paris-Roubaix and setting a new hour record. The 34-year-old Briton beat three-time reigning champion Tony Martin of Germany to the world title in Ponferrada, Spain, on Wednesday, with Dutch youngster Tom Dumoulin taking third place.

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  19. Bradley Wiggins claims world time trial championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Velonews

    Bradley Wiggins put on a flawless performance at world time trial championships in Ponferrada. The Briton dethroned reigning three-time TT champion Tony Martin.

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  20. Phinney considers Hour Record attempt comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Cycling News

    BMC Racing 's Taylor Phinney said he may attempt to break the Hour Record as part of his recovery from the season-ending leg fracture sustained at the US national championships in May. In an interview with ProCycling magazine , Phinney said despite Jens Voigt raising the bar to 51.11 kilometers last week, there was still a window to capture the record relatively easily before the 'huge guns' like Bradley Wiggins, Fabian Cancellara and Tony Martin make the blue ribband event a target. Wiggins has indicated he may tackle the record in June 2015.

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