Posts tagged: Giro

Chris Hoy Tries Snow Biking

Sir Chris Hoy switches to cycling after motor racing or takes it just for fun.


Anyway, it made the news recently when he was recorded trying a bike with a ski attached to the front wheel. The Olympic champion was seen pedaling the bike in thick snow. This was definitely a novelty in the sports world where it was noted for the first time a snow bike that has ski attached to the front wheel and thick wheels that allow you to travel through the snow.

The trial of this novelty bike was not only a leisure trail as the Olympic champion decided to ride across the Antarctic region with the bike. This is an objective that the six time Olympic champion has set for himself. He has trained himself in Iceland accordingly. The clip that was shared on social media channels like Twitter, he was seen riding the fat bike that has oversized tires and a green ski that is attached to the front wheel. The back wheel slides from side to side, but the skis in front keep him steady. Read more »

Grand Prix Receives UCI Status

TTCF Easter International Grand Prix Cycling event has reportedly received the prestigious UCI status. It’s undoubtedly something really grand for the event as the cycling championship is the 1st in its region to be honored with such an esteemed status.

The new cycling road event would start off on the suspicious occasion of Easter Sunday right from 6 in the morning in the Diego Martin region, near KFC. The announcement was confirmed by Tourism Ministry office which has collaborated with Phillips Promotions & TTCF- to stage this road event featuring a good 49 miles of course for international cyclists & 41mile of fun ride meant for the well-wishers, amateur & recreational cyclists.

As per the reports from TTCF chief Robert Farrier, the cycling event covers participants from almost every age group, ranging from under-7 riders to 70+ cyclists. The championship includes UCI sanctioned cycling events such as match sprint, scratch race & international keirin that would provide points towards world ranking.

‘When it comes to cycling it’s the points which rule & this event assures points for the international races- as one participates in this event, he will earn a point & a ranking”, stated Farrier. Read more »

Ligabue – Ho messo via (Giro D’Italia)

Velo-Town Online video Score: 4 / 5

Giro d’Italia 2014 – Stage 21

Velo-Metropolis Video clip Score: 4 / five

Giro d’Italia 2014 – Stage 3

Velo-Metropolis Movie Score: four / five

Cotignola FERMA il GIRO D’ITALIA!!! Noi PUO’!

Velo-City Movie Score: five / five

Giro d’Italia 2013 – Stage 15 Detailed Insights

Velo-Town Video clip Rating: 4 / five