Giro d’Italia 2019: Stage 1 – Primoz Roglic with a comfortable win

It was an 8.2km opening ITT in the beautiful city of Bologna for Giro 2019. Not a lot of surprises – Primoz Roglic (Jumbo-Visma) wins comfortably, with Simon Yates (Mitchelton Scott) and Vincenzo Nibali (Bahrain Merida) as second and third respectively. I suspect the only surprise was how skinny Tom Dumoulin was! And that he only came fifth. But no matter what, the Giro has started and for us, that’s worth celebrating.

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Tweets of the Week 2019 : Hula hoops, bad fonts and Elton John style

It’s the Tuesday before the weekend of the start of the 2019 Giro d’Italia. We’ve had a new team revealed, complete with ridiculous typography; we’ve had some creative team roster gifs, and it has been revealed that Elton John – yes Sir Reg himself – is a muse for those who are designing cycling kits. It’s a light-hearted edition of TWEETS OF THE WEEK!

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Tweets of the Week 2019: Farewell to the Classics

We finish the spring classics – ending it with a wonderful win by Midge-favourite Jakob Fuglsang. And for the 100th time this year, we have Julian Alaphilippe … plus all our favourite cycling fans quipping far and wide during races, late at night and on the go. And we’ve collected the best ones! Away we go!

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