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Bigger Endurance  Weekend next year

Bigger Endurance Weekend next year

The 6th Endurance Weekend proved to be a big success as 200 biking enthusiasts took part and enjoyed the exciting sets of bike courses at the Filinvest City MTB Pacific Rim. The Endurance Weekend is an annual non-stop cycling event that seeks to bring athletes and mountain bikers together. Participants were able to choose from […]

Thomas tightens Tour grip

LARUNS, France (AFP) – Britain’s Geraint Thomas stretched his Tour de France yellow jersey lead on Friday as Slovenian Primoz Roglic won the 19th stage in controversial fashion to push defending champion Chris Froome off the virtual podium. Thomas, who has held the race lead since stage 11 having won back-to-back stages in the Alps, […]

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Thomas keeps Tour lead

PAU, France (AFP) – Frenchman Arnaud Demare silenced his critics with a superb sprint finish that grabbed him victory over compatriot Christophe Laporte in the 18th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday. Britain’s Geraint Thomas finished close behind to tighten his grip on the yellow jersey three days before the 21st and final […]

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Thomas nears Tour victory

SAINT-LARY-SOULAN, France (AFP) – Britain’s Geraint Thomas moved a step closer to winning his maiden Tour de France after pushing Sky teammate Chris Froome down the standings on a 17th stage won by Colombia’s Nairo Quintana on Wednesday. Thomas held an overnight lead of 1min 39sec on compatriot Froome, but took it to 2:31 after […]

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Alaphilippe makes it double

BAGNÈRES-DE-LUCHON, France (AFP) – Frenchman Julian Alaphilippe of the Quick Step team soloed to victory on a drama-filled Tour de France 16th stage Tuesday after capitalizing on a late crash by Britain’s Adam Yates (Mitchelton). Climbing specialist Alaphilippe, claiming his second stage win of the 105th edition, finished nearly 20 seconds ahead of a small […]

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Nielsen rules 15th; Thomas  stays on top

CARCASSONNE, France (AFP) – Danish race debutant Magnus Cort Nielsen handed Astana their second consecutive victory when he won the 15th stage of the Tour de France in Carcassonne on Sunday. Welshman Geraint Thomas, of Sky, maintained his 1min 39sec race lead over teammate and compatriot Chris Froome after a 181.5km ride from Millau in […]

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