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Tour of Beijing – Stage 2 Preview

The riders travel 201.5km from Huairou Studio City to Yanqing. This will be a difficult stage to control with 1 cat 3 climb and 3 cat 2 climbs. The final climb crests with 51km to go.Both Viviani and Matthews are capable of getting over the climbs but will the race end in a sprint? BMC...


Tour of Beijing – Stage 1 Preview

The 5 day race opens with a nice day for the sprinters. The riders travel 190.5km from Shunyi to Huairou Studio City. They tackle a small cat 3 climb and the road does have a small kick-up 20km from home. I can’t see how this stage wouldn’t end in a bunch sprint though.The sprinters here...


La Vuelta – Stage 5 Preview

The riders travel 174.3km from Sober to Lago de Sanabria. It looks like another challenging day for the riders with plenty of uphill kilometres and two cat 3 climbs. The road rises for almost 29km on the way to the 1st climb of the day,but it’s categorised as 10.9km at 4%.Then,another long drag up to...