Your Saturday Daily News Digest

by Shane Stokes

April 22, 2017

In today’s Daily News Digest: Thomas wins Tour of the Alps as Pinot scoops final stage; Ruffoni takes second successive stage win in Tour of Croatia; Thomas not taking anything for granted in terms of Giro d’Italia; Scarponi ‘curious and confident’ about Giro team leadership; Gaviria savouring Grand Tour debut in Giro; Wellens aiming high for Liège-Bastogne-Liège; La Course organisers announce second day of racing to mixed reactions; USA Cycling announces establishment of Steve Tilford Memorial fund to promote clean sport;  Photo gallery: A glimpse into cycling’s past at Paris-Roubaix’s retro market; 2017 UCI Women’s WorldTour: La Flèche Wallonne highlights; 2017 UCI Women’s WorldTour: Focus on Ashleigh Moolman Pasio; Phil Gaimon’s “Worst Retirement Ever,” Episode 2: Mt. Diablo; The Little 500 preview

The Little 500 preview

by VeloClub

Indiana University’s Little 500 is the largest collegiate bike race in the United States. Modeled after the Indianapolis 500, it sees four-person teams racing around a quarter-mile cinder track at Bill Armstrong Stadium. The men’s race on Saturday is 200 laps, or 50 miles, while the women’s race on Friday is half that distance.

The Little 500 – Indiana University

What is your dream school? One that is full of pride, determination and spirit? How about the school with the largest collegiate bike race in the country? Learn how to apply:

Posted by Indiana University on Thursday, 20 April 2017