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Scooter crashes, dirty shoves and sand storms: What goes on at WorldTour training camp

My taxi driver has the appearance of the cat lady from the Simpsons. She also sounds like she's smoked 40-a-day since she primary school....

Israel launches first WorldTour team

Israel launched its first WorldTour team Wednesday, the latest sporting initiative funded by a Canadian-Israeli billionaire who sees it a...

Factor Bikes owner Rob Gitelis on the significance of WorldTour sponsorship

Factor Bikes has partnered with the freshest face on the WorldTour, Israel Cycling Academy. Sharing that news was Rob Gitelis, owner of t...

Israel Cycling Academy to ride Factor Bikes from 2020

Taking over Katusha’s WorldTour license for 2020, Israel Cycling Academy will be one of two new outfits in the top ranks of men's road cy...

After Israel Cycling Academy buyout, what happens to Katusha?

The management behind the Israel Cycling Academy team announced on its Facebook page Wednesday that it will buy the WorldTour license of ...

The Giro d'Israel: A first-hand perspective of the controversial 'Big Start'

On the surface, the story is simple: a billionaire Zionist paid the organisers of the Giro d’Italia a lot of money to bring the race to I...

Trump's Jerusalem decision leads to Israel Cycling Academy’s sole Muslim rider leaving team

The effects of Donald Trump’s backing of Jerusalem as the Israeli capital have ratcheted up tensions in the area, and may yet have an eff...

Q&A with Sylvan Adams, the billionaire behind Giro d’Italia start in Israel

Over the past three years, Israel has become a player in international cycling, with the launch of its first professional team, Israel Cy...