Giro stage 4: Formolo wins, Clarke keeps Orica-GreenEDGE in pink

On a stage that proved to be more exciting than anticipated, Davide Formolo attacked from the break ahead of the last climb to solo to his first professional victory. Simon Clarke, also in the day’s break, finished runner-up to take ownership of the race leader’s pink jersey, retaining it within his Orica-GreenEDGE team.
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Vuelta a España review: Round-table part 1 – The race and the riders


If we’re being honest, at VeloVoices Towers we’re still recovering from a magnificent Vuelta. Sure, some of those little speed bumps were a bit steep in places and the riders had to get a bit sweaty at times. But, honestly, they didn’t have to write 50-plus posts totalling over 30,000 words covering the race. Sheesh. Get a sense of perspective, fellas. We’re working hard here. Continue reading