Tony Martin

Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Lieuwe Westra wins Three Days of De Panne, Kittel and Bodnar victorious on final day of racing; Demoitie autopsy can’t confirm moto was cause of death; Shimano targets entry-level bikes with hydraulic disc brakes for its Tiagra groupset; Criterium du Dauphine organisers reveal 2016 course, including brutal uphill prologue; Andre Greipel […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Sagan: Demoitié’s death is a tragic reminder that riders’ safety must be an absolute priority; Shock, sadness and calls for change: Cycling world reacts to death of Antoine Demoitié; Marcel Kittel calls for increased safety in professional cycling; Commentary: Gent-Wevelgem fatality a tragedy that has been a […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Why Tony Martin racing the cobbled classics changes everything; A way to break ASO’s stranglehold on the sport?; Teamlist announced for Paris-Roubaix; Louisa Lobigs announced as Amy Gillett Scholarship recipient for 2016; Andre Greipel with a fractured rib, Kuurne-Brussels-Kuurne participation uncertain; World’s third-biggest porn site sponsors Italian cycling team; Mavic owner, Amer Sports, […]

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Commentary: Why Tony Martin racing the cobbled classics changes everything

When three-time world time-trial champion Tony Martin announced last month that, for the first time in his career, he will focus on the cobblestone classics this season, the entire pro peloton took notice. Why? Because Martin’s participation tipped the scales in favor of an Etixx-QuickStep domination, from Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, which kicks off the classics season […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Katie Hall wins stage 5 of the Tour Femenino de San Luis; Brailsford – Chris Froome-style power data should be open to all; Tony Martin’s coach says German should be ‘absolutely faster’ this year in flat time trials; Alaphilippe slowly on the mend from mononucleosis; […]

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Tony Martin’s coach says German should be ‘absolutely faster’ this year in flat time trials

Tony Martin has been nominated as stage one favourite for the 2017 Tour de France, with race organiser ASO saying that the 13km time trial on the streets of Düsseldorf make him the most likely winner. Encouragingly for Martin, his longtime coach Sebastian Weber has said that he has made substantial improvements in his time […]

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Martin handed prime chance to take 2017 Tour de France yellow on home soil

Former multiple world time trial champion Tony Martin will be psyched by the thoughts of grabbing the first Tour de France yellow jersey in next year’s race, with the opening stage giving him the ideal opportunity to do so. The German will be racing on home soil in the Grand Départ. Race organiser ASO revealed […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Jack Bobridge solos to remarkable Australian title; Amanda Spratt wins her second Australian road race title; Chris Hamilton crowned Australian U23 road race champion; Jason Christie wins New Zealand road race title; Rushlee Buchanan completes New Zealand nationals triple; UniSA-Australia line-up confirmed for Santos Tour […]

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Caleb Ewan wins Australian national criterium title; Sophie Mackay takes surprise win in Australian women’s criterium championships; Individual time trials next on the agenda at Australian Road Nationals; Two-year doping ban for former pro Boogerd, who must step back from work with current team; Tiernan-Locke […]

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Encouraged by Tour stage win over cobbles, Tony Martin targets Roubaix and Flanders

A stage winner on the cobbles in the 2015 Tour de France, Tony Martin has now declared that he wants to target Paris-Roubaix, the Tour of Flanders and other cobblestone events in the coming year. The powerful German is a three-time world time trial champion and is known for having a huge engine. Encouraged by […]

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