We had racing from both hemsipheres over the weekend – the 2017 season is definitely getting into full swing!
No Tour Down Under would be complete without riders in their new liveries cuddling cute critters. But, let me take you behind the scenes and tell you a bit about the bun fight that precedes the official photographs where the wee animals are fair game for the riders, team staff and the press pack. Continue reading
Today’s largely downhill to the coast sprint stage was never going to match yesterday’s for excitement. Jempy Drucker took a tow on Gianni Meersman‘s wheel and timed his sprint for the line to perfection. He finished a bike length ahead of runner-up Rudiger Selig and third-placed Nikias Arndt. The GC contenders all rolled in together, leaving Nairo Quintana still looking good in the red leader’s jersey.