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Alex Dowsett's Hour Record skinsuit and kit

Dowsett unveils his custom-made, left-turn-only Vorteq skinsuit for his upcoming attempt on the UCI Hour Record.

Alex Dowsett's Hour Record bike: a track-adapted Factor Hanzo

With adapted dropouts, a £950 chainring, and a healthy dose of optimisation, will Alex Dowsett power this Factor Hanzo to a new Hour Record?

Schär responds to bottle throw DSQ - "We are the most approachable sport"

The ability to give bottles to fans makes cycling special, pros argue.

Dowsett postpones Hour Record attempt after coronavirus positive

Former UCI Hour Record holder Alex Dowsett (Israel Start-Up Nation) had planned to make another run at the record in December, but that w...

Alex Dowsett will add an extra hour (record) to his season

Alex Dowsett will attempt to break the world hour record, again. The attempt will take place December 12 at the Manchester Velodrome. Dow...

"I just needed this so badly" - Tears of joy as Dowsett claims stage 8 of the Giro d'Italia

Israel Start-Up Nation's Alex Dowsett rode to an impressive solo victory on the eighth stage of the Giro d'Italia. The former world hour ...

Obree on Wiggins’ UCI hour record and challengers. “I think Dowsett has been underestimated”

Former world hour record holder Graeme Obree has given his thumbs up to Bradley Wiggins’ new UCI hour record, describing the ride to exte...

UCI hour record: no upcoming attempts by Cancellara or Dowsett

With Bradley Wiggins adding a full 1.589 kilometres to the previous UCI hour record of Alex Dowsett on Sunday, some are predicting that t...

Alex Dowsett smashes Rohan Dennis’ UCI hour record in Manchester

Taking on the UCI hour record set by Australian rider Rohan Dennis on February 8 in Grenchen, Switzerland, Alex Dowsett was successful in...

Dowsett announces plans to try to break Dennis’ world hour record

Having been forced to cancel his initial plan to target the world hour record on February 27 due to a collarbone fracture, Alex Dowsett h...

Rocacorba Daily

In today’s edition of the Rocacorba Daily: Rohan Dennis flies to stage 3 win and overall lead in the Tour Down Under; Dani Diaz builds ov...

Dowsett forced to postpone hour record attempt as collarbone surgery recovery continues

Nine days after he fractured his collarbone in a training crash, Alex Dowsett and his Movistar Team have confirmed that the rider has bee...

Hour record: Post-surgery, Dowsett pledges to keep trying for original date

Although considerable doubt was raised about Alex Dowsett’s prospects of going for the world hour record on February 27 due to his crash ...

Dowsett’s hour record plans up in the air after collarbone fracture

Alex Dowsett’s planned attack on the world hour record on February 27 could be postponed or even abandoned after the rider suffered a fra...

Dowsett announces hour record bid, wants to inspire others with haemophilia

Saying that his motivation is to inspire others who suffer from the same blood clotting disease that he does, Alex Dowsett and his Movist...

2011 Tour of Britain Stage 8a (ITT)

Stage 8a Results 1 Alex Dowsett (GBr) Sky Procycling 0:10:14 2 Lars Boom (Ned) Rabobank Cycling Team 0:00:05 3 Lieuwe Westra (Ned) Vacans...