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2017 Ruta Del Sol Stage 1: Final 10 Km

Watch the final kilometers of Stage 1 from the 2017 Ruta Del Sol.
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Fernando Gaviria too fast for Greipel and Bouhanni in opening Volta ao Algarve stage

Fernando Gaviria (Quick-Step Floors) won the bunch sprint on stage one of the Volta ao Algarve, comfortably beating André Greipel (Lotto-Soudal) and Nacer Bouhani (Cofidis) in southern Portugal. (Cycling Weekly)

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Ruta del Sol: Valverde claims opening stage

Movistar rider takes first race lead over Poels, Reichenbach. (cyclingnews.com)

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Danny MacAskill Slacklining

Watch: Danny MacAskill shows off his slackline skills (on a bike) in this new video he posted to Facebook.
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Contador’s new custom painted Trek Émonda

Watch: a video released by Trek shows Alberto Contador’s new Émonda, custom painted for the start of his 2017 season.
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Tour of Oman: Hermans wins stage 2

BMC rider triumphs in hilly finale and moves into the overall lead. (cyclingnews.com)

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Alberto Contador’s custom painted Trek Emonda for first race of 2017 with new team

Alberto Contador will get his 2017 season underway with his new team Trek-Segafredo by riding a specially custom painted Emonda in the Ruta del Sol, the Spanish WorldTour race starting today. (road.cc)

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Riders’ association protests disc brake usage without further safety measures

Disc brakes may be back in use this season after the UCI relaxed temporary constraints on their usage, but the riders’ association CPA is not satisfied. (Cycling Tips)

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Women’s Tour to Finish with London Spectacle

The 2017 Women’s Tour route has been announced, with a final stage in central London which organisers hope will draw crowds from far and wide. (Ella)

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The rise of Tao Geoghegan Hart: British prodigy’s long road to Team Sky

Few young British riders would have the courage to turn down Team Sky when they expressed an interest in signing them, and ask if they’d come back in a year instead.

But that’s exactly what now 21-year-old Londoner Tao Geoghegan Hart did in 2015 after riding as a stagiaire with the WorldTour outfit. (Cycling Weekly)

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Shimano bike sales slumped 17.4% in 2016

In a typically terse summary of financial results for 2016, the company outlined the conditions that led to the year-end results. (Bicycle Retailer)

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New Kit Day: A look at 2017 women’s pro kits

Here are the new season’s standout kits. (Cycling Tips)