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New kit day: How much clothing do pro cyclists get?

For most riders, getting a new set of cycling kit is something worth celebrating. You might have had your eye on a particular design for a while, perhaps you needed to update your wardrobe to keep up with the latest trends, or maybe your old kit was simply falling apart. Either way, ‘new kit day’ […]

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Nathan Earle joins Drapac after two years with Sky

Drapac Professional Cycling has today announced that Nathan Earle will race with the Australian ProContinental squad in 2016 after spending two years racing at the WorldTour level with Team Sky. Earle joined Sky after an impressive 2013 season with Huon Salmon-Genesys in which he won two stages and the overall at the New Zealand Cycle […]

Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Direct Energie takes over as title sponsor of current Europcar team; Amid injury concerns, Cavendish still to decide if he will ride world road race championships; Disc brake experiment in Vuelta a España hailed as important step forward for pro cycling; Drapac confirms signing of […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Maciej Bodnar takes breakaway victory on stage 4 of the Tour of Poland; Logan Owen claims stage 3 of the Tour of Utah; Edvald Boasson Hagen leads MTN-Qhubeka 1-2 on stage 2 of the Tour of Denmark; Astana wins Vuelta a Burgos stage 2 TTT; […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Richie Porte withdraws from the Giro d’Italia; Contador – “A stage victory is secondary – I cannot jeopardise the GC”; Luca Paolini extends contract with Katusha; Jim Ochowicz calls for reduced peloton sizes to reduce the number of crashes; Orica-GreenEdge, Drapac to headline the Tour […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Ben Hermans wins Brabantse Pijl; Kreuziger to ride Amstel Gold Race and Liège despite pending CAS case; Bradley Wiggins schedules hour record attempt for June 7; Q&A with Peter Sagan; Q&A with U23 Tour of Flanders winner, Alex Edmondson; Drapac among teams announced for the […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Alexander Kristoff takes a third Tour of Qatar stage victory; Lampre-Merida insists it hasn’t violated MPCC rules with retention of Ulissi; Cameron Wurf’s year away from the WorldTour; La Course by La Vuelta to go ahead after Belgium Tour changes dates; Lampre – Not re-signing […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Alexander Kristoff takes a second stage win at the Tour of Qatar; Diego Ulissi to return to competition at the Tour of the Basque Country; Cancellara – retirement is approaching, but I’m enjoying the sport 100 times more than three years ago; Andy Schleck takes […]

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Life beyond cycling: does Drapac’s public image match reality?

In 2014 Drapac Professional Cycling made the long-awaited step up from the Continental ranks to become Australia’s only Professional Continental team. With the promotion came significant challenges and despite some good results, the team’s opening season at ProConti level didn’t deliver the success it was looking for. The 2015 season has brought noticeable personnel changes […]

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Rocacorba Daily

Fernando Gaviria outsprints Cavendish and Modolo to win stage 1 at the Tour de San Luis; Giorgia Bronzini survives Checker Hill to win in Campbelltown; Giro d’Italia wildcards announced: emphasis on Italian teams for Grand Tour; Cunego’s gamble pays off as Nippo-Vini Fantini get green light to pink race; CCC Sprandi Polkowice jubilant about wildcards […]

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