The Giro del Trentino reached its conclusion today after the final stage saw the victory being decided by the breakaway. Paolo Tiralongo (Astana) was the rider coming out on top with David Arroyo (Caja Rural) in 2nd and Fabio Duarte (Colombia) in 3rd. It was always thought that the break could survive on today’s final stage and so a number of teams tried to have representation in the early move. Initially 15 riders got away with Adrien Niyonshuti and Daniel Teklehaimanot representing Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung at the head of the race. Cannondale-Garmin missed the break and so did all they could to try and.
What got you into cycling? Daniel Teklehaimanot, Tyler Farrar, Louis Meintjes, Andy Stauff and Reinardt Janse van Rensburg tell us how they eventually found their way into the world of cycling in this short clip..
Team MTN-Qhubeka p/b Samsung will head to the final of the spring classics this weekend as they take on the Liege-Bastogne-Liege. The 253km monument will be a stern test for our team but one in which we hope our young African stars will shine in. While last year may have seen a 4 rider sprint off for the victory, La Doyenne is the classic which suits the pure climbers more than any of the others. The longer climbs at lower gradients, than the 20% roads we have seen in recent weeks, see a number of Grand Tour contenders lining up at Liege-Bastogne-Liege each year. It.