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Cycling was the force that kept me alive

“How much time will I have to stay away from my bike?!” I swear that question was the first one to cross my mind when my doctor said the most terrifying words I had ever heard: “Yes, it is cancer”. Only after that I thought about chemo, mastectomy, baldness, and nausea. “Do you think I …

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Tears of joy: women’s cyclocross worlds in pictures

I was there last year, on the ground in Heusden-Zolder, for the 2016 UCI Cyclocross World Championships. Drenched from the pouring rain, I stood just yards from the finish line when Sanne Cant outsprinted Dutchwoman Sophie de Boer for the last remaining podium spot. There was no celebration then, only tears of disappointment and the …

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Photo Gallery: Santos Women’s Tour 2017

Australia’s Santos Women’s Tour this week launched the women’s 2017 international road racing season with a typically hot start, as the Aussie riders battled to maintain a rare home ground advantage against a field increasingly loaded with international riders escaping the northern hemisphere winter. The racing was fierce right from the beginning of the four …

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Photo gallery: 2016 World Cyclocross Championship, Elite Men

On Sunday, January 31, Belgian Wout van Aert won a thrilling race against Dutch rider Lars van der Haar to take his first elite world cyclocross championship, on home soil, in Zolder, Belgium. The 21-year-old van Aert, who was second last year to Mathieu van der Poel after a mechanical issue followed by a crash, …

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Chasing Races: The stories behind the photos of Karen M. Edwards

A new photographer making a strong impression this year is Karen M. Edwards, an Irishwoman who has been shooting races at home for several seasons but who is now stepping things up. She has a background in art, fashion and design and is using that creativity and experience in her photography. She has worked at …

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Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 La Course

The second edition of La Course proved as prestigious as the first. The women’s peloton enjoyed the fuss and fanfare that comes with racing around the Champs-Élysées in front of the biggest crowds of the year as well as a world-wide television audience. While the rain may have soaked the roads and caused crashes aplenty, it …

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Tour de France Gallery – week 3

The Tour de France is done and dusted and to cure your grand tour hangover we present to you our final set of spectacular imagery from BrakeThrough Media (Iri Greco & Jim Fryer) and Kristof Ramon. Once again, ditch the smartphone and have a look at this photo gallery of week 3 on a BIG …

Tour de France photo gallery: stages 13-16

We’re now into the thick of it in week three of the Tour de France we continue to get some spectacular imagery from BrakeThrough Media (Iri Greco & Jim Fryer) and Kristof Ramon. Once again, ditch the smartphone and have a look at this photo gallery of week 3 on a BIG monitor!

Tour de France photo gallery: week 2

It’s been another exhilarating week of the Tour de France and the images we’ve been getting from BrakeThrough Media (Iri Greco & Jim Fryer) and Kristof Ramon have been breathtaking. Once again, ditch the smartphone and have a look at this photo gallery of week 2 on a BIG monitor!

Tour de France stage 4 photo gallery

After missing out on the yellow jersey for three days in a row, Tony Martin (Etixx-Quick Step) made it in Cambrai after breaking away solo with 3.1km to go. Martin scores his fifth stage victory at the Tour de France and moved into the lead for the first time with 12 seconds lead over Chris …

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