Famous victory for Andrew Talansky at Critérium du Dauphiné

Famous victory for Andrew Talansky at Critérium du Dauphiné

Brembate, Italy,

In one of the most exciting days of racing this season, Andrew Talansky went on the attack and erased a 39 second deficit to win the Critérium du Dauphiné. The final stage covered just 131.5km, but included two category 1 climbs in the final 20km, including an uphill finish at…

Dennis jumps on Diablo mountain for great stage win

Dennis jumps on Diablo mountain for great stage win

Brembate, Italy,

Rohan Dennis won stage 3 of the Amgen Tour of California with an amazing sprint to the line on the summit of Mount Diablo in the 108-mile stage from San Jose. Dennis nearly halved his deficit to race leader Brad Wiggins, who set a fierce temp up the hors category…

Gilbert bosses Amstel Gold Race for third win in 5 years

Gilbert bosses Amstel Gold Race for third win in 5 years

Brembate, Italy,

BMC Racing Team’s Philippe Gilbert soloed to victory at the Amstel Gold Race to win for the third time in 5 years. On the same finish where he soloed to win the 2012 world road title, Gilbert put in a vicious attack the fourth and final time up the Cauberg…

Tejay van Garderen wins first WorldTour stage

Tejay van Garderen wins first WorldTour stage

Brembate, Italy,

BMC Racing Team’s Tejay van Garderen sprinted past Romain Bardet (AG2R La Mondiale) around the final turn of yesterday’s mountain-top finish to win the 4th stage at Volta a Catalunya. Van Garderen attacked out of a select group that included the race favorites in the closing kilometers of the 166.4-kilometer…

World #1 Van Lierde on 3T for Abu Dhabi hat-trick bid

World #1 Van Lierde on 3T for Abu Dhabi hat-trick bid

Brembate, Italy,

World champion Ironman Frederik Van Lierde is preparing to defend his title at the Abu Dhabi International Triathlon on 15 March.  Frederik, who won his world title on a 3T Aduro-equipped Cervélo P5, is now sponsored by 3T. He goes in to this glamorous, season-opening event in the Gulf in…

Samuel Sánchez joins BMC, gets to ride 3T

Samuel Sánchez joins BMC, gets to ride 3T

Brembate, Italy,

Past Olympic road race champion and grand tour podium finisher Samuel Sánchez has joined the BMC Racing Team. The 35-year-old Spaniard won gold in the 2008 Olympic road race in Beijing.  He was second in the 2009 Vuelta a España and third in the 2010 Tour de France. At the 2011 Tour de France he was king of…

Steele grabs win in Oz Nats crit

Steele grabs win in Oz Nats crit

Brembate, Italy,

‘Stainless’ Steele Von Hoff grabbed the win at Australia’s Road National Criterium in Ballarat. Garmin-Sharp’s young sprinter extended the great form that saw him win the Japan Cup back in October. It’s a race where he has form – 2nd last year, and 3rd in 2012. He told The Courier [Ballarat] that…

Luke and Xena ride together for Cambodia

Luke and Xena ride together for Cambodia

Brembate, Italy,

Top triathletes are joining forces in Australia to raise money for people in need of clean water in Cambodia. Caroline Steffen joins Luke McKenzie in the 33-26 Ride for charity: water that aims to raise $100,000 so that poor families in Cambodia can enjoy the benefits of clean drinking water.…