Giro stage 7: Hansen wins wet & wild stage while Wiggins wobbles

Stage 7: San Salvo to Pescara, 177km

Lotto-Belisol’s Adam Hansen, the sole survivor of the day’s breakaway, time-trialled the last 20km solo to take victory, unaware of the drama unfolding behind him as contenders slid off their bikes on roads rendered treacherous in the rain. The drama had been provoked by attacks from a number of the general classification contenders on the final descent. Continue reading

Friday Feature: Jens Voigt interview (part 1)

Ahead of his appearance in the Amgen Tour of California from May 12th to 19th, Sheree recently interviewed one of the professional peloton’s most popular riders – the legend that is Jens Voigt. The German veteran has endeared himself to cycling fans the world over with his ‘who dares wins’ attitude, witty one-liners and engaging insights into life in the Voigt household via social media. Continue reading