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My Bike: Leah Thomas' Team Movistar Canyon

In this episode we take a look at Leah Thomas' new team Movistar Canyon Ultimate.

Do you have what it takes to make Movistar's pro e-sports team?

Spanish team is the first World Tour outfit to create its own e-sports team targeting Zwift Premier League racing.

Gallery: New bikes at the 2020 Tour de France

From Factor's yet-to-be-released aero bike to Canyon's Ultimate CFR, we look at a handful of new bikes already spotted at the 2020 Tour d...

Is the Movistar documentary on Netflix worth watching?

When a Movistar rider refused to obey team orders on live TV last year in the team's home Grand Tour, fans everywhere were left to wonder...

Tech gallery: Head to toe with the shoes and helmets of the Tour Down Under

With a few exceptions, bikes within any given team all look the same. The riders wear the same kits. Homogeneity is the goal. There is no...

Tech gallery: The little things at the 2020 Santos Tour Down Under

Details, details. Oftentimes, it's not the big things that separate pro race bikes from amateur ones; it's the attention paid to lesser t...

Pro bikes of the 2020 WorldTour: part one

The new race bikes of EF Pro Cycling, Ineos, Team Sunweb, Movistar and Deceuninck-QuickStep.

Industry leak: Movistar moving to SRAM for 2020

An email just hit our inboxes showing what appears to be Movistar’s 2020 Canyon team bikes, which look pretty much like last year ... wit...

Was Movistar in the wrong on stage 19 of the Vuelta?

Vuelta a Espana race leader Primoz Roglic went down in a crash, and before he even had a chance to pick himself up Movistar hit the front...

What is Movistar doing?

Nairo Quintana won Friday's stage to Valloire, but it's not entirely clear that he was supposed to. Movistar is fractured, privately and ...

Photo gallery: Team bikes of the 2019 Tour de France, part two

In part one of this series, we showed you the road bikes of the Ineos, Deceuninck-Quicktep, CCC, Jumbo-Visma, and Trek-Segafredo teams, w...

Tubeless tires gaining ground in road and TT stages at the Tour de France

Fans of tubeless road tires have been eagerly awaiting the adoption of the technology at the upper echelon of the sport, and only recentl...

Exactly how much do the pros eat during a Grand Tour?

A lot’s been made of the eating habits of pros during Grand Tours in recent years. The introduction of team chefs and kitchen trucks a de...

Giro d'Italia: Carapaz solos to win stage eight

Soloing across the finish line in pouring rain, pounding the left side of his chest with his right fist, Richard Carapaz took stage eight...

Five things to know about Spanish revelation Marc Soler

March 2017 was quite a month for Marc Soler. Born 23 years ago in a Barcelona suburb, his performances at the Volta a Catalunya — third o...

Rory Sutherland on Quintana and Contador’s similarities, being a team workhorse and more

He’s shed sweat, burned calories and generated countless watts of power in the service of Alberto Contador and Nairo Quintana, most recen...

Quintana confirmed for Tour de San Luis, but without pressure

He won the race two years ago but this time around, the Movistar team is determined not to put pressure on Nairo Quintana to deliver in t...

Quintana, Valverde hail route of 2016 Tour de France. ‘It’s a good parcours for us’

Second and third overall this season, Nairo Quintana and Alejandro Valverde have both said that the newly unveiled course of the 2016 Tou...

Former Flèche Wallonne winner Dani Moreno moves from Katusha to Movistar

Two years after winning the Flèche Wallonne Classic and one month after he placed ninth overall in the Vuelta a España, Dani Moreno is mo...

Movistar explains controversial instructions to hide bike at Vuelta a Espana

Responding to the controversy thrown up after suggestions by La Gazzetto dello Sport that one of the Movistar team bikes may have a motor...

Why black is the new black; the rise of dark team kits in the peloton

You can have any colour as long as it’s black. Henry Ford was talking about cars and not cycling jerseys but, over one hundred years on f...