Contre-le-montre, cronometro a squadre, whatever the language it was all about riding against the clock at both Paris-Nice and Tirreno Adriatico.
Race to the Sun stage snowed off and BMC doing their thang at a team time trial in Italy. Ah yes, springtime in Europe, where the schedules of Paris-Nice and Tirreno-Adriatico collide.
Watching Cadel Evans ride at Santos Tour Down Under this week, you could be forgiven for thinking he was getting into the groove for another season, rather than riding his last WorldTour race before retirement. Continue reading