Netherlands power to worlds gold in mixed team time trial

Netherlands power to worlds gold in mixed team time trial

The Netherlands underlined their favourites tag as they claimed gold in the mixed team time trial on the opening day of the UCI Road World Championships in rainy Harrogate, UK.

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‘I won’t let it go to waste’: Ben Dyball on finally making it to the WorldTour

Ben Dyball had given up on the WorldTour. For years he’d slogged away in the minor leagues, achieving the occasional promising result, but never doing enough to catch the eye of a top-tier outfit. Poor health and bad luck didn’t help. A stagiaire ride with French Pro Continental team Delko Marseille Provence KTM in late … The post ‘I won’t let it go to waste’: Ben Dyball on finally making it to the WorldTour appeared first on CyclingTips .

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Nash wins muddy Waterloo Cyclocross World Cup

Katerina Nash survived the muddy, wet course in Waterloo to win Sunday's Cyclocross World Cup. Read the full article at Nash wins muddy Waterloo Cyclocross World Cup on VeloNews.com .

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Olympic cycling champion faces army censure after mooning Trump’s White House

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Nino Schurter and team-mates bared their behinds in Washington DC for Instagram picture

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Bigham hails 'nailbiting' Mixed TTT relay as Great Britain bag bronze

Bigham hails 'nailbiting' Mixed TTT relay as Great Britain bag bronze

Joe Robinson 22 Sep 2019 Great Britain pull off spirited ride for third as Dutch dominate inaugural Mixed Team Time Trial Relay Dan Bigham has praised the 'nailbiting nature' of the inaugural Mixed Team Time Trial Relay World Championships as Great Britain snatched a surprise bronze in the event. The Ribble Pro Cycling time trial specialist was part of the six-rider team to take third behind second-place Germany and eventual winners the Netherlands, as the event made its Worlds debut in Harrogate. Great Britain shipped 51 seconds to pre-race favourites the Netherlands, who dominated the 28km course, but benefited from an Elisa Longo Borghini puncture to finish nine seconds ahead of Italy to secure a podium soit. Criticism had been raised before the race about the format which saw teams divided into three male and three female athletes with each completing one lap of a 14km loop. Some, like Deceuninck-Quickstep ...

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Bigham hails 'nail biting' Mixed TTT relay as Great Britain bag bronze

Bigham hails 'nail biting' Mixed TTT relay as Great Britain bag bronze

Joe Robinson 22 Sep 2019 Great Britain pull off spirited ride for third as Dutch dominate inaugural Mixed Team Time Trial Relay Dan Bigham has praised the 'nailbiting nature' of the inaugural Mixed Team Time Trial Relay World Championships as Great Britain snatched a surprise bronze in the event. The Ribble Pro Cycling time trial specialist was part of the six-rider team to take third behind second-place Germany and eventual winners the Netherlands, as the event made its Worlds debut in Harrogate. Great Britain shipped 51 seconds to pre-race favourites the Netherlands, who dominated the 28km course, but benefited from an Elisa Longo Borghini puncture to finish nine seconds ahead of Italy to secure a podium spot. Criticism had been raised before the race about the format which saw teams divided into three male and three female athletes with each completing one lap of a 14km loop. Some, like Deceuninck-Quickstep ...

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UCI Road World Championships: Netherlands win debut team time trial mixed relay, Great Britain third

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Favourites take opening event of Yorkshire 2019 on a rain-soaked day in Harrogate

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Netherlands open the world championships with victory in the mixed relay

Powerful Dutch squad beat Germany and Great Britain in the first-ever world championship mixed team time trial relay. Read the full article at Netherlands open the world championships with victory in the mixed relay on VeloNews.com .

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Cervelo Aspero Force eTap AXS 1 Disc

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A very fast gravel bike with sleek looks but short on versatility 8/10

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Girl, 9, dies after brake lever severs artery in bike crash in US

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Charlene Preslee-Kay Sipes lost her life after hitting kerb in Kentucky

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Sunderland and Dyball take the long road to the top

Sunderland and Dyball take the long road to the top

Two Australian riders at very different stages of their careers have been offered their first shot at the professional ranks of the WorldTour with NTT in 2020. Sunderland, 23, moves up after a promising young career while Dyball, 30, looked like he had missed the chance to enter the top ranks despite his prodigious talent.

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Trek CX Cup: Neff, Sweeck take victory in Waterloo

Friday's Trek CX Cup provided racers an opportunity to get a final hit-out before the World Cup finale on Sunday. Read the full article at Trek CX Cup: Neff, Sweeck take victory in Waterloo on VeloNews.com .

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Video: Not your usual club run hazard - cyclists in Spain rescue drowning deer

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Animal was pulled from pool of water by antlers - then scarpered without so much as a 'thank you'

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Your guide to Continental road bike tyre range including the new Terra gravel bike tyres

Your guide to Continentals August 2018

From race-day-only tubulars to everyday clinchers, there’s a road bike tyre for all uses and prices in the Continental range

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Your guide to Continental's road bike tyre range including the new Terra gravel bike tyres

Your guide to Continentals August 2018

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Pushing cyclists off their bikes is 'tantamount to attempted murder' says MP

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Mike Hill believes there is a pattern and says he will raise the issue with police

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Geraint Thomas pulls out of world championships time trial due to lack of form

Former Tour de France champion switches focus to the road race, where he lines up in Great Britain's six-man team. Read the full article at Geraint Thomas pulls out of world championships time trial due to lack of form on VeloNews.com .

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Not returning to try and win the Tour again was my greatest disappointment, says Bradley Wiggins

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Bradley Wiggins: An Evening With show is in Harrogate next week to coincide with the World Championships

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Treat Boris Bikes with respect says TfL after revealing 200 a year are scrapped due to damage

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Among other damage, the 11,500 bikes suffered 10,782 broken pedals in a year

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Top ten cycling stories you might have missed this week

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The pick of the bunch from another action-packed week on two wheels in our road.cc recap…

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