Vuelta a Espana preview: Teams and sponsors (part 2)

Here’s the second part of our overview of the 22 Vuelta a Espana teams, their main protagonists and their eclectic mix of title sponsors. The final list of participants is subject to change in the last few days before the race, but these are accurate to the best of our knowledge at the time of writing. Continue reading

Who’s moving where for 2014? #3

The Tour de France has packed up for another year but, as always, its conclusion marks the beginning of cycling’s transfer tussles and contract clashes. With the rumour mill grinding, this regular column will try to sort the wheat from the chaff and work out who’ll be where next year. Continue reading

Rider updates: Jens Voigt, Tejay van Garderen and Adam Hansen

I’m keeping an eye on three riders at different stages in their careers. Firstly there’s the mighty Jens Voigt in the twilight of a storied career . I’m also following young Tejay van Garderen after he single-handedly salvaged my Fantasy Tour de France team last year. The final member of my triumvirate is Adam Hansen, who specialises in Twitter and lead-outs, not necessarily in that order. Continue reading