Geraint Thomas

Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Jay McCarthy sprints to stage 2 win at the 2016 Tour Down Under; Peter Koning breaks away to Tour de San Luis lead; English sprinter Chris Lawless claims first stage of NZ Cycle Classic; Ulissi rues missed chance on stage two; Thomas backs away from […]

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Video: Team Sky riders head to the velodrome for aerodynamics testing

Global Cycling Network’s Matt Stephens went to a Team Sky aerodynamics test at the Palma Arena Velodrome in Mallorca, Spain. Sky riders Geraint Thomas, Michal Kwiatkowski, and Mikel Landa were the willing test subjects. The goal? To quantifiably answer the question: Just how important are aerodynamics in pro cycling? Further reading Why Trek used velodrome […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Ferrari back in the headlines again and facing trial in Italy; Anti-doping coming to US masters and amateur racing; Simon Clarke keen to take “the next step”; WADA finds Russia and five others non-compliant with anti-doping code; Alberto Contador’s brush with death; Paul Sherwen – […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Chtioui takes stage four of the Tour of Taihu Lake; Knaven wants Thomas to go all out for 2016 Tour de France; Hushovd chasing sponsors for future WorldTour team, wants Boasson Hagen on board; Dutch Cycling Federation KNWU at loggerheads with ASO over Tour de France money; […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Modolo retains yellow jersey at Tour of Hainan, Zeits wins queen stage; Thomas believes a Tour de France win is ‘a lot more achievable’ after 2015 performance; Ivan Basso takes on role as Technical Coordinator for Tinkoff Team; Three year ban confirmed for Santambrogio after […]

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Thomas believes a Tour de France win is ‘a lot more achievable’ after 2015 performance

Chris Froome is the undoubted top rider at Team Sky heading towards the 2016 Tour de France, not least because of his two career wins in the race, but another who believes final yellow on the Champs Elysees might be within reach is Geraint Thomas. Thomas, who helped Froome win his second Tour this July, […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Alejandro Valverde wins the UCI WorldTour individual rankings; A closer look at Tom Dumoulin’s development into a GC rider; Meintjes on Vuelta top-ten finish – ‘Another one or two years and I can be right up there’; Jack Bobridge signs with Trek Factory Racing for […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Roche outsprints Zubeldia on stage 18 of the Vuelta, Dumoulin resists attacks to maintain lead; Wout Poels wins stage 5 of the Tour of Britain, Boasson Hagen into yellow; Floortje Mackaij claims stage 3 of the Lotto Belgium Tour, Johansson into lead; Boeckmans finally out […]

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Geraint Thomas loses time in spectacular crash but avoids serious injury

GAP, France (CT) – Geraint Thomas (Sky) has avoided serious injury after crashing on the notorious final descent to Gap on stage 16 of the Tour de France. Thomas was descending the Col de Manse in a group containing most of the GC favourites — including his teammate and overall leader Chris Froome — when […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Team Sky wins Tour de Romandie TTT, Geraint Thomas claims yellow; Davide Rebellin wins stage 3 of the Presidential Tour of Turkey; The curious case of Alejandro Valverde; Ted King to retire at end of 2015 season; Tracey Gaudry leaves the Amy Gillett Foundation; “The […]

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