Tagged: Viviani

All my posts that mention or include Elia Viviani in some way.

Alexander Kristoff Kemmelberg Gent Wevelgem 2019

Gent Wevelgem 2019 Photos

After spending Friday watching the E3 BinckBank Classic and Saturday riding the Gent-Wevelgem Cyclo, today (Sunday) was spent on the Kemmelberg watching the men and women race Gent-Wevelgem. The men made once ascent from the easier but still steep and cobbled Belvedere side – named after the hotel on that side of the hill – before doing a loop which saw them approach from the...

Dwars Door Vlaanderen 2018 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

For 2018 Dwars Door Vlaanderen has a new date and a new route. Effectively swapping places with De Panne, Dwars Door now takes place a few days ahead of the larger event of the Tour of Flanders. Cresting some of the same climbs, this positions it as a warm-up event for the big deal on Sunday. It’s because of that, we don’t get to see...

Frederik Frison, Kemmelberg, Gent Wevelgem 2018

Gent – Wevelgem 2018 Photos

After heading to E3 Harelbeke with my camera the previous Friday, Hannah and I went along to Gent – Wevelgem (both the Men’s and Women’s races) on Sunday with my press pass in tow. We didn’t go to the start this time round, but instead took up station on the Kemmelberg. The Kemmelberg is known as a fearsome hill to cycle up – the pros took...

Driedaagse De Panne 2018 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Dreidaagse De Panne (3 Days of De Panne) has changed format for 2018. The name stays the same but the race no longer last 3 days. The men’s race is now transformed into a 1 day event, with a women’s 1 day race too. There was supposed to be a further criterium event to round it back up to 3 days, but for 2018 this...

Australia Men's Team Pursuit World Track Championships 2016 London

World Track Championships – London 2016

Being a great son I recently bought my mum tickets to the World Track Championships which finally came about last week. We went to the opening first session of the championships which encompassed the Women’s Individual Pursuit, Men’s Team Sprint, Women’s Team Sprint and Men’s Team Pursuit and a chance to see names such as Bradley Wiggins, Elia Viviani, Gregory Bauge, Philip Hindes, Jason Kenny,...

Giro d'Italia 2015 Poster

Giro d’Italia Week 1 Review

So far we’ve had a varied week of racing with the shorter hilly stages proving to be exciting. A full run through is below. Giro d’Italia Stage 1 Stage 1 was the 17.6km Team Time Trial which was won by one of the favourites and gave Orica-Greenedge the Pink Jersey at this stage for the second year running. Simon Gerrans had the honour of wearing...