Tour de Yorkshire 2017 – Summary

  Three challenging days of racing at the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire with over ‘2 Million spectators lining the road side’ was brought to a close in Sheffield. After an unrelenting  final stage, Serge Pauwels (Dimension Data) would take the stage victory along with the top spot in the General Classification standings ahead of teammate…

Brenton takes third in hectic crash strewn CiCLE Classic

Brenton Jones sprinted home for third at this weekend’s CiCle Classic (UCI 1.2), he was one of just 54 finishers of the 184 riders who started the race. The unique race dubbed ‘Britain’s Belgium Classic’ is the Paris-Roubaix of British scene with 180 riders including 10 foreign UCI registered teams tackling a variety of challenging…

Tour de Yorkshire 2017

One of the biggest races in Britain, the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire is harder than ever before. Read our race preview

Tour du Loire et Cher Race Guide

JLT Condor return to the Loire region for a five days of fast and furious racing designed to offer plenty of crowd pleasing sprint finishes. Read the guide.

Jones sprints to Spring Cup win

The 24-year-old from Victoria crossed the line ahead of fellow Australian Steele Von Hoff (One Pro Cycling) at the end of the 103-mile race based on roads near Louth, while JLT Condor made it three riders in the top four with Russ Downing clinching third and Alex Frame fourth. Jones benefitted from some excellent team…

Perfect Pavé Riding

Riding cobbles is a specialism part technique, part game of nerve and something that is essential to-do for any cycling bucket list. The current La Trouée d’Arenberg KOM holder, Jon Mould give his perfect pave tips.

Tour de Taiwan 2017 Gallery

Images: Terry Hsiu / STAND Collection The Tour de Taiwan featured highs and a few lows the the five-man squad of Ian Bibby, Russell Downing, Edmund Brabury, James Gullen and Brenton Jones Crashes on stage one saw Brenton Jones taken down mid sprint, Russ Downing switched from lead out to sprinter to secure second place…

Brenton leads JLT Condor to another win in Taiwan

Brenton Jones sprinted to victory on stage five of the Tour de Taiwan.  The win is the Australian’ first UCI victory for his new team, British based JLT Condor. Brenton was involved in a crash on the final corner of day 1 and showed good form to finish 3rd on the hilly third stage. He…

Crashes affect riders on day four in Taiwan

Misfortune ended JLT Condor’s GC hopes following crashes on the queen stage of the Tour de Taiwan. Russell Downing was the best placed rider finishing 11th, 47 seconds behind the stage winner, Edwin Avila Race team manager, Tim Kennaugh: “Frustrating day for the team. Ed Bradbury slips from the GC after being taken down when another…

Brenton sprints to 3rd in Taiwan

Brenton Jones sprints to third on day three of the Tour de Taiwan.    As the race split apart on the final climb, the Australian sprinter showed excellent form to ensure he featured in a twenty man group at the head of the race. Edmund Bradbury finished with the leaders and moves into 4th overall….

Tour de Taiwan Race Guide

Founded in 1978, the Tour de Taiwan has grown into an internationally recognised stage race perfect for both sprinters and climbers. Always fiercely competitive the race takes place from the 26th-30th March. Part of the UCI’s Asia Tour series, once again there is a high level international field with Pro Continental squads  of Team Novo…