Every rider in the professional peloton has their own unique tale. Here at VeloVoices, we try to give a voice to some of the more unsung ones. I recently spent an evening with Androni’s Daniele Ratto, a rider I first met back in spring 2014, when he seemingly had the world at his feet, after an audacious descent to win the most challenging Pyrenean stage in Vuelta a Espana 2013. Continue reading
The World Championships have been completed, and the 2013 cycling season enters its last knockings as October dawns. The WorldTour is drawing to a close, and one last flurry of races across Europe heralds the start of the off-season. But that’s not to say there isn’t plenty of good racing still to come this month. Here’s a quick look at what’s in store.