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Gaimon begins retirement by hunting banned rider’s Strava KOMs

Shortly before 10am, the cyclist on the lime green Cannondale EVO carved right off of Sunset Boulevard onto Mandeville Canyon Road. Los Angeles was cool and cloudy that Monday morning. Phil Gaimon was already in the big ring, and he left it there. Mandeville Canyon is a beloved and popular climb among L.A. cyclists. It’s …

Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Dries de Bondt wins Halle-Ingooigem; LottoNL-Jumbo team demands apology over hidden motor claims against Roglic; Despite Olympic selection, Dimension Data wants Cavendish to complete Tour; Strava report debunks myth that women; Talansky re-signs with Cannondale, skipping Tour; Team Sky Tour de France roster; BMC Tour de France roster; LottoNL-Jumbo for …

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Strava report debunks myth that women aren’t inspired by professional cycling

Strava has released a new comprehensive Women’s Cycling Report, believed to be the biggest of its kind. With it, Strava aims to determine motivations, influences, buying attitudes and views on barriers to entry for more women taking up cycling. The big takeaways are that women, in fact, are interested in professional cycling and are less deterred …

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Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Giro d’Italia: Maiden Grand Tour stage win for Wellens on first mountain finish of race; Preview: What you need to know about the 2016 Amgen Tour of California; Lars van der Haar joins Nys-led Telenet–Fidea; Andre Greipel’s Giro d’Italia stage-winning Strava ‘lunch ride’; Wiggins shows off new cycling shoes inspired …

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Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Pello Bilbao wins Tour of Turkey, stage 2; Hampsten on the Extreme Weather Protocol: I’m seeing bike racing turn into numbers, not glorious battles; How the Race Was Won: 2016 Liège-Bastogne-Liège; Michael Rogers announces immediate retirement from cycling due to ongoing heart issues; Rivera, Powless win Joe Martin Stage Race; …

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Top five apps to improve your training

These days there are applications (‘apps’) for everything. Apps to style your boyfriend because he dresses like he’s stuck in the eighth grade, apps to find your soulmate, apps to translate your baby’s cries (yes, this exists), apps to face swap your face with your dog’s…what a time to be alive! The possibilities are endless. …

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Data dump: 2015 Strava Insights reveal cycling landscape across United States

Strava, the social network for athletes, has published its annual End of Year Insights for 2015. Comprising of millions of individual runs and rides, the data offers unique insight into the habits and behavior of cyclists and runners in the United States. The data reveals that in 2015, 5.3 activities were uploaded and shared on …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: UCI ready to change the 6.8 kg weight limit; UCI’s technical manager downplays risk of disc brakes; British cycling stunned after junior TT champion and masters road race winner guilty of doping; 2016 Vuelta could have 10 summit finishes; Cyclist killed in Sydney was ‘amazingly …

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In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Damien Monier and Eri Yonamine win Taiwan KOM Challenge; Chris Horner still aiming to race next season; Pozzato poised to join Southeast; Four year ban handed down to Mondory; Velon rejects media report claiming it wants to muscle in on rider contracts; Bridie O’Donnell to …

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Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Chaves confirms no Tour debut until 2017, will target Giro and Vuelta next season; Pablo Lastras retires after 18-year career; Contador’s most important career victory; Rachel Neylan and Kat Garfoot extend with Orica-AIS; Ironman Melbourne cancelled due to calendar clash; Behind the scenes with Trek …

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