Svein Tuft inks deal with Rally Cycling

Svein Tuft inks deal with Rally Cycling

Veteran Canadian rider Svein Tuft has signed a contract to ride for Pro Continental squad Rally Cycling for 2019. The deal was announced Wednesday, and the 41-year-old Tuft will bring wealth of veteran experience to the North American outfit. “My role with Rally...
Wiggins: Yates wouldn’t have won Vuelta with Sky

Wiggins: Yates wouldn’t have won Vuelta with Sky

FLORENCE, Italy (VN) — Bradley Wiggins, Great Britain’s first Tour de France winner, could not see Simon Yates winning the Vuelta a España had he joined Team Sky. Yates conquered the Spanish grand tour Sunday. Team Mitchelton-Scott has been working to develop the...
Life Time Fitness acquires Dirty Kanza

Life Time Fitness acquires Dirty Kanza

Gravel is growing, fast. On Tuesday Life Time Fitness, a national chain of workout facilities, agreed to purchase the Dirty Kanza, one of the most prestigious gravel races in the world. Financial terms of the deal were not available. “We both are about creating...
Mueller-Korenek rides 183.9mph, smashing world record

Mueller-Korenek rides 183.9mph, smashing world record

On the Bonneville Salt Flats, tucked in behind a 1,000-horsepower drag race car, Denise Mueller-Korenek hit 183.932 miles per hour, smashing a 23-year-old world record. “It was a crazy wild ride to 183.9 mph, but so worth the sacrifice and years of focus on becoming...
Nittany ProCX: Zaveta takes two; Boulo wins men’s race

Nittany ProCX: Zaveta takes two; Boulo wins men’s race

Erica Zaveta won her second race in a row at Pennsylvania’s Nittany Lion Cross, while a fresh face landed atop the men’s podium with France’s Matthieu Boulo taking victory Sunday in the UCI C2 event. Zaveta attacks through the mud Erica Zaveta won her second race in...
Industry insiders: Trend vs. fad?

Industry insiders: Trend vs. fad?

Earlier this year I spoke with bike industry stalwarts to get a sense of the industry’s direction. I asked a series of broad questions and received some interesting answers. My first question focuses on the industry’s ever-changing landscape. New categories are...
Sunweb’s van Dijk and Rivera go 1-2 in Madrid Challenge GC

Sunweb’s van Dijk and Rivera go 1-2 in Madrid Challenge GC

Thanks to a winning performance in Saturday’s team time trial, Sunweb took first and second place in the Madrid Challenge Sunday with Ellen van Dijk in first and American Coryn Rivera second. Wiggle-High5’s Audrey Cordon-Ragot was third in the two-day Spanish race....