Your Tuesday Daily News Digest

by Shane Stokes

June 27, 2017

In today’s Daily News Digest: Cavendish and Cummings confirmed for Team Dimension Data’s Tour de France squad; Cannondale-Drapac confirms Tour de France line-up; Backup for Quintana and Valverde confirmed by Movistar; Fuglsang and Aru lead Astana at Tour de France; Bardet’s Ag2r teammates finalized for Tour; Bouhanni leads Cofidis in 2017 Tour de France; Izagirre and Colbrelli heading Bahrain-Merida’s Tour lineup; Meintjes aiming higher after strong Tour performance in 2016; Cookson ‘angered’ by draft report into British Cycling; Hosking extends with Alé Cipollini for 2018, will return full-time to Europe; Warbasse writes about long journey to first professional win; Orica-Scott chef subject of Amazon Tour de France documentary; Canyon receives Red Dot Design Team of the Year award; Video: Movistar reveals its Tour de France nine; Video: McLaughlin wins Donegal Atlantic Way Ultra Race

Video: McLaughlin wins Donegal Atlantic Way Ultra Race

by CyclingTips

A few weeks ago we featured the custom-built carbon Fifty One Cycles bike of Ronan McLaughlin. Previously racing with the An Post Chainreaction team, he has returned to working full time but rode the bike in the An Post Rás. He’s since taken on a huge challenge, racing the Donegal Atlantic Way Ultra Race. McLaughlin won the 555 kilometre event in a time of 19 hours 19 minutes (including stops), averaging 28.7 k/ph (17.9mph). Looking at riding time only, he covered the distance in 18 hours 43 minutes, averaging 29.5 k/ph (18.4mph). Here’s a video of his ride.

Donegal Atlantic Way Ultra 555km

Ronan Mc Laughlin's Donegal Atlantic Way Ultra Race! was an amazing event to work on! Really cool seeing how the team looks after their riders on events like this! Plz like and share the video :) Some interesting facts from the event! Heres the Donegal Ultra Race in Numbers 555km19hrs19mins (including stops) 28.7kph (17.9mph)18hrs43mins (not including stops) 29.5kph (18.4mph)14,753 Calories burned6123m of climbing 83,220 pedal revolutions250watts normalised power220 average watts308w peak 1hr average watts133average heart rate73 average cadence 10litres of water appx10 energy bars10 degrees average temp9 energy gels5 baked potatoes4 Flapjacks Stages 4,5 & 6 of this years An Post Rás in one sitting4 crew3 bikes2 chicken wraps2 planned stops2 Red light stops1 Strava KOM1 puntcure1 Pactimo Skinsuit1 Pactimo Europe Summit Pro Bib ShortsJP Corry

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