G’day team, this week we catch up on the last World Cup race in Plouay! We also find out how the rest of the Trophee d’Or went and we discuss a bunch of news and announcements from teams, riders and the UCI. There’s a heap of great videos down below and a lot of exciting stuff. Sit back, crack a cold one and ignore the other commuters on the bus/train, and enjoy! (1:00:51 MIN / 58.43 MB)
Things we talked about this week
This week’s racing
All the videos and race reports etc are over here – this was one of the very best races of the season, WOW!
Other things we saw this week
Dan loved this video
Annemiek van Vleuten is back on her bike after her horrible accident – she talks about it:
More UCI changes this week:
Talking of riders retiring… The UCI are offering scholarships for women to attend the Directeur Sportif course in Aigle, to try to get more women involved in DSing – in both sides of the sport.
And over in Cyclocross, the creation of a new u23 World Championships category., and a piece on Ella Cycling Tips. Here’s Marianne Vos’ response
USA rider Allie Dragoo talks about riding five disciplines
Tiffany Cromwell‘s video diary from her trip to Rio to preview the Olympic course
2015 MTB and Trials World Championships, Andorra, 1st-6th September – here’s what we can watch live, and how to follow the rest of the races.
Giro della Toscana, Italy, 11th-13th September
Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta, 13th September
Chrono Champenois ITT, France, 13th September