It’s not often that a WorldTour team will let journalists behind closed doors, to see the inner workings of a team at a professional bike race. But at this year’s Santos Tour Down Under Katusha-Alpecin were good enough to do just that. (Cycling Tips)
Slovakia’s population currently sits at 5.4 million, and Peter now is one of the most famous Slovakians on the planet. (Cycling Tips)
Tour de Yorkshire organiser in Australia to secure teams and rider for April race. (CyclingNews.com)
Film started out as amateur doping experiment. (road.cc)
The best face in the crowd at the Tour Down Under (The Peloton Brief)
Women make a quarter of all city hire bike trips. (road.cc)
Today’s crucial stage finished with 2 ascents of the famous Old Willunga Hill.
Richie Porte began the day with a 20 second advantage in the overall standings. To boot, he had won the Willunga stage of the Tour Down Under for the last 3 years running. Could he make it 4? Or would his rivals steal a march on him and his BMC Racing Team?
Continue reading GCN Race Report: 2017 Tour Down Under Stage 5
While Richie Porte (BMC) was riding away to his four straight win on Willunga Hill, Nathan Haas (Dimension Data) was battling his way towards an impressive career-best finish at the Tour Down Under. (Cycling Tips)
Sergio Henao’s bid to overthrow Richie Porte during the Tour Down Under’s key climbing stage failed to make an impact. (Cycling Weekly)
We take a look at the The Cannondale-Drapac rider’s Tour Down Under bike. (Bike Radar)
One cyclist’s 12 mile message to Obama. (Bicycling Magazine)
The secrets of steel and wheels in Biel; right angles and perfectionism in Switzerland at the home of master wheel-builders DT Swiss. (Rouleur)
And it’s not the only underwater cycling record. (road.cc)
In case you missed it, here’s the entire stage 5 of the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under.
Continue reading 2017 Tour Down Under Stage 5 Full Stage Video
Richie Porte laid down a definitive attack atop Willunga Hill in Stage 5 of the Santos Tour Down Under to win the stage and cinch the overall victory. Here, he is interviewed immediately following the stage.
Continue reading 2017 Tour Down Under Stage 5 Winner’s Interview
Highlights from stage 5 of the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under.
Continue reading 2017 Tour Down Under Stage 5 Highlights
BMC’s Santos Tour Down Under race leader Richie Porte put in an early attack on the final climb of Willunga Hill and nobody was able to match his power as he proved himself king of the hill for a fourth straight time, winning Bike Exchange Stage 5 by a mile and confirming his first TDU title.
Continue reading 2017 Tour Down Under Stage 5 Finish: Willunga Hill