Tagged: Wiggins

All my posts that mention or include Bradley Wiggins in some way.

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,...

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Tour de Yorkshire 2015 Preview – Contenders/Outsiders

The first ever Tour de Yorkshire takes place this weekend aiming to refocus some of the attention it received during the Tour de France. The three days cover most of the major Yorkshire towns with start/finishes in the Tour destinations of Leeds and York. With a number of big names racing it should capture of the imagination of a British public wanting to see more...

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Paris – Roubaix 2015 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Paris – Roubaix is the flattest of all the classics but has around 30km of brutal cobbled sections (which I can vouch for). The race traditionally suits heavier, powerful riders but without Boonen and Cancellara, the race is ready to move onto a new generation. If wet, this race can descend into a true Hell of the North and will have plenty of crashes. Hopefully...

Paris Nice 2015 Preview

Paris Nice has been seen as a warm up for the Tour de France, a recent check of winners has the likes of Wiggins, Contador, Kelly, Anquetil, Merckx, Zoetemelk, Poulidor and Indurain on it but in modern times it can also suit those more punchy riders with a decent time trial. The Panzerwagon Tony Martin won the race in 2011 thanks to his time trialling and...

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Catch up of the pro cycling 2015 Season so far

2015 Season Australia The 2015 season kicked off in Australia and the passing of a generation in what was Cadel Evans’ final Worldtour race. The race was won by the Australian Rohan Dennis by 2 seconds from Richie Porte. Cadel finished a further 18 seconds back to sign-off with a decent result. Irish rider George Bennett finished 10th Overall and Geraint Thomas was top-Brit in...