Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

Tour de France Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Tour de France. (Page 9)

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  1. Vincenzo Nibali: There's still time to think about my race programmeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Cycling News

    Vincenzo Nibali has so far refused to reveal his major goals of the 2016 season. Astana team manager Alexander Vinokourov has told Cyclingnews that Nibali will target the Giro d'Italia , while Fabio Aru is team leader for the Tour de France.

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  2. Report: Garate to join Cannondale-Garmin as a sports director next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... finished seventh overall. Garate also enjoyed a Vuelta a Espana stage win in 2001 although winning the 2009 Tour de France stage to Mount Ventoux was the "most special victory" of his career as he told Cyclingnews last year. The Spaniard has ...

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  3. Joe Pether cycling the Tour de France Alpe D'Huez stage is killed by UK tourist's carRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Cyclist who got into the sport at 50 died riding Tour de France mountain stage when he smashed into car driven by British tourist Joe Pether, who was killed while riding a notorious mountain section of the Tour de France when he smashed into a car A cyclist who only took up the hobby when he turned 50 was killed while riding a notorious mountain section of the Tour de France after he smashed into a car driven by a British tourist, an inquest has heard. Joe Pether, 53, from Surrey, was riding down the steep descent of Alpe d'Huez, which has 21 hairpin bends, in June last year, when he collided head on with a car being driven by John Durrant.

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  4. New look, new ambitions for Katusha in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Velonews

    ... to last year. Kristoff, 28, will have a heavy emphasis on the spring classics before rebuilding for the Tour de France. With the Olympics course too mountainous for Kristoff, the Norwegian will reload for a run at the world title in Qatar on a ...

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  5. Cancellara open to racing Giro d'Italia while Trek also monitor Nibali's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Cycling News

    Luca Guercilena's quiet revolution at Trek Factory Racing continues with a new co-sponsor rumoured to be on its way, Vincenzo Nibali and Tejay Van Garderen both possible transfer targets for 2017, and Fabian Cancellara considering the Giro d'Italia in his final season. Cancellara, who retires in 2016, will take aim on the Classics one last time, while the Tour de France and the Olympic Games are likely to feature on his list of aims.

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  6. Ambitious Majka joins top names to debut at San LuisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2015 | Velonews

    Rafal Majka nabbed his third career Tour de France stage win in the 11th stage of the 2015 Tour. Photo: Jim Fryer / BrakeThrough Media A third place overall at the 2015 Vuelta a Espana is fueling the ambitions of Polish rider Rafal Majka.

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  7. Hugh MacDonald on Saturday: The pain athletes put their body through...Read the original story

    Dec 12, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... Red Rum could not jump over it. Hamilton, the US cyclist, broke his collarbone on the first day of the 2003 Tour de France. He then rode more than 2000 miles to finish fourth overall. He dealt with pain by grinding his teeth down to stumps, causing ...

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  8. News shorts: Boom eyeing 'cross Worlds, Bonnet back on the bikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... from a fracture to his cervical vertebrae. Bonnet was the worst affected of a massive crash in the Tour de France on July 3, and had to spend months with his neck braced to allow the injury to heal. Fabian Cancellara and Simon Gerrans also suffered ...

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  9. Tour de France Fast FactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | CNN

    A sign welcoming the 2014 Tour de France adorns the countryside surrounding the Yorkshire village of Haworth where the famous literary Bronte sisters lived. Banners advertising the Tour de France can be seen at the site of stage one of the tour as Yorkshire and Leeds prepares to host Le Grand Depart.

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  10. Songezo Jim dreaming big after Grand Tour debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... Tours and maybe get a stage win in the next couple of years." "For me, my dream for the future is to ride the Tour de France one day. The Tour de France is the biggest bike race in the world and I would like to win a stage in any of the Grand ...

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  11. Tour de Romandie mixes up route for 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Velonews

    ... overall in 2013 and 2014, and Bradley Wiggins winning in his near-perfect 2012 season ahead of claiming the Tour de France. Froome already has Romandie on his tentative 2016 schedule, which includes a season debut in Australia , followed by ...

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  12. Edie rides toward major eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Benalla Ensign

    After success in the Victorian Interschool Cycling Series, young Echuca cycling star Edie Haley has her eyes firmly set on competing in the Australian version of the Tour de France. Moama Anglican Grammar School student Edie Haley is looking to compete in the women's section of next year's Australian Tour de France after her success in the Victorian Interschools Cycling Series.

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  13. Lance Armstrong most regrets the way he treated peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    Disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong has many regrets over the years, but in a podcast just posted Wednesday, his doping wasn't only No. 2 on the list for the man who had seven Tour De France titles stripped away.

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  14. Aru to race revived Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Cycling News

    ... since 2008, when Valencia-born rider Rubn Plaza (Lampre-Merida) won it. Plaza went on to win stages in the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espaa this year. For Spain, the return of the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana represents an all but unprecedented ...

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  15. Team Sky's Chris Froome hopes to rebuild trust in cycling with data releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... transparency like this can be another small step in helping rebuild trust in the sport I love." The two-time Tour de France winner's performances in independent laboratory tests were at the upper limits for humans, scientists reported. That ...

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  16. 'Human' Froome publishes independent test dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    Britain's two-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome has released independently tested physiological data in an ongoing attempt to convince doubters his astonishing mountainside accelerations are 100 per cent clean of doping. Kenyan-born Froome, 30, won the Tour de France in 2013 and 2015 and is as adept at the time-trial as he is peerless on the steepest slopes.

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  17. Froome makes good on promises by releasing testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Albany Times Union

    This is a Saturday, July 25, 2015 file photo of Britain's Chris Froome, wearing the overall leader's yellow jersey, as he climbs towards Alpe d'Huez during the twentieth stage of the Tour de France cycling race over 110.5 kilometers with start in Modane and finish in Alpe d'Huez, France. Two-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome has released physiological data that he believes "will stand the test of time" as he attempts to answer detractors who doubt he is a clean rider.

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  18. Froome says tests prove he rides clean, though doubters remainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Reuters

    Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain wears the race leader's yellow jersey as he speeds downhill during the 110.5-km 20th stage of the 102nd Tour de France cycling race from Modane to Alpe d'Huez in the French Alps mountains, France, in this picture taken July... Team Sky rider Chris Froome of Britain speaks to a journalist after a news conference in Saitama outside Tokyo October 23, 2015.

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  19. Froome to release data resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    Tour de France champion Chris Froome has moved to finally silence the allegations of doping that have been levelled at him. Photo: Stefano Rellandini Double Tour de France champion Chris Froome has moved to finally silence the allegations of doping that have been levelled at him by publishing his personal physiological test results from 2007 and this year.

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  20. Chris Froome by the numbersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Velonews

    In an effort to quiet critics of his performances, Chris Froome released the most comprehensive look at the physiology of a modern Tour de France winner the sport has seen. The data, contained in a Thursday story in Esquire UK , comes from tests performed in August at the GlaxoSmithKline Human Performance lab in England and in 2007 at the UCI's World Cycling Center in Switzerland.

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