Photo galleries

Photo gallery: 2016 Tour of the Gila

Celebrating its 30th edition in 2016, the Tour of the Gila took place in and around Silver City, New Mexico, consisting of three road race stages, an individual time trial, and a criterium. Stage 1 was a point-to-point road race ending on a 6.7-mile climb that peaks at a 19-percent grade en route to the ghost town […]

Photo gallery: 2016 Giro d’Italia – stages 1 to 3

  The first Grand Tour of the season is well and truly underway. Three stages of the 2016 Giro d’Italia have already been completed and all of them have been held in cycling heartland that is The Netherlands. And it’s been a good few days for Dutch fans – Tom Dumoulin (Giant-Alpecin) took the first […]

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Photo gallery: 2016 Dana Point Grand Prix

On Saturday, April 30, U.S. racers took to the 10th Annual Dana Point Grand Prix. The men’s pro-1 race was part of USA Cycling’s Pro Road Tour; the women’s pro-1-2 women’s race was not. The men’s pro-1 race essentially boiled down to a battle between Jamis-Sutter Home and Cylance-InCycle. With fast finisher Justin Williams in the field, Cylance was inclined to bring it down […]

Photo gallery: 2016 Liege-Bastogne-Liege

  In the days leading up to the 2016 Liege-Bastogne-Liege, the weather forecast suggested riders were in for a challenging day out. Sure enough, as the race made its way around the Wallonia region of Belgium, heavy rain and snow lashed the course, making for a truly memorable edition of the season’s final Spring Classic. […]

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Photo gallery: 2016 Tro-Bro Leon

  There are many similarities between Paris-Roubaix and Tro-Bro Leon. Both are one-day races of over 200km, both are held in France in April and both feature unusually rough terrain for road bikes. But there are significant differences between the two as well. Where Paris-Roubaix is defined by its cobblestones, Tro-Bro Leon features a bevy […]

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Photo gallery: 2016 Paris-Roubaix

  You’ve watched the race live, seen How the Race Was Won, watched the stirring Backstage Pass video and helped us analyse the major themes that came out of Sunday’s thrilling edition of Paris-Roubaix. Now, relive the race once more with this tremendous image gallery from photographer extraordinaire Kristof Ramon. Every image tells a story […]

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Paris-Roubaix: Moments in History

Few one-day bike races capture the imagination quite like Paris-Roubaix. The cobbles, the dirt, the mud, the crashes; it truly is one of the hardest races on the calendar. In this piece we’ve trawled the archives to find some images that capture just how epic the Hell of the North is. Enjoy! The 2016 edition […]

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Photo gallery: 2016 men’s Tour of Flanders

  The fields and laneways of Flanders are beautiful at this time of year, especially when skies are blue and there’s no rain on the horizon. Throw in a couple hundred of the world’s best riders and large crowds and you’ve got ideal conditions for the world’s best cycling photographers to work their magic. Kristof […]

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Photo gallery: Fabian Cancellara’s Tour of Flanders Trek Domane SLR

On Sunday, Fabian Cancellara (Trek-Segafredo) rode his way to yet another Monument podium, finishing second to Peter Sagan (Tinkoff) at the Tour of Flanders. Here’s the bike that Cancellara rode to that result, as captured by CyclingTips reporter Dave Everett.

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Photo gallery: 2016 San Dimas Stage Race

It was a busy weekend for domestic racing in the US. While the 2016 USA Cycling Pro Road Tour kicked off with a pair of one-day events in Alabama, on the West Coast some of the country’s best racers battled it out of a three-day stage race in San Dimas. Now in its 17th year, […]