Watch the final kilometres of Stage 5 of the Santos Tour Down Under

Today's 151 kilometre stage of the Tour Down Under from McLaren Vale to Wilunga Hill was expected to be decisive. The Queen stage would see the riders tackle Willunga Hill twice, and race leader Rohan Dennis (Team BMC) could expect a challenge to his ochre jersey. Tom Dumoulin (Team Giant-Alpecin), Daryl Impey (Orica GreenEdge) and Richie Porte (Team Sky) were...

That Tour Down Under crash from a different angle

Earlier today, we posted the onboard camera footage of the crash at the end of today's stage of the Tour Down Under. It was filmed from the bike of Frenchman Jeremy Roy (FDJ.fr) whereby he somehow managed to avoid going down. Here's the crash filmed from a different angle. In this footage, you can see Roy sneaking through on the...

First Ever Mountain Bike Tsunami Flip

Watch Szymon Godziek make mountain bike history at Red Bull District Ride 2014 by performing the first ever mountain bike tsunami flip. It won him the Best Trick competition at the event in Nuremberg, Germany. Special handlebar attachments were installed on Symon’s bike to stop the bike from hitting him on the back and to signal him to do his...

JOOOEEEEYYY, Without doubt the best worst attempt at a cyclocross dismount

We've seen quite a few great fails in our time but this has to be the best of the best. This is one of those videos you will watch several times! If you press the little cog at the bottom of the video you can watch it in super slow motion.

Want to own Alberto Contador’s S-Works Tarmac?

The Tinkoff Saxo team and bicycle manufacturer Specialized are auctioning one of Alberto Contador's bikes. The 'S-Works Tarmac' is the bike with which the Spaniard 2014 rode to victory in the 2014 Vuelta a Espana. The money will go to the Matonyok Parents Trust orphanage which the riders visited during their expedition to Kilimanjaro last November. The online auction starts on...

Incredible onboard footage of the crash at the Tour Down Under

Watch this footage from Jeremy Roy's onboard camera at the Tour Down Under. There was a crash on today's fourth stage to Mount Barker which happened in the final 150 metres. Somehow Roy managed to avoid it. The slow motion footage makes it even more impressive. Roy's message for the video was "On board the crash !! Don't ask me how...

Watch the final kilometres of Stage 4 of the Santos Tour Down Under

The riders faced 144 kilometres today on the stage from Glenelg to Mount Barker. Today's stage headed south of Adelaide along the coast, before turning inland and heading back north to the finish. After winning yesterday's stage, Rohan Dennis (BMC Racing Team) held a small lead over his teammate Cadel Evans, with Tom Dumoulin (Team Giant-Alpecin) in third.

Tom Boonen’s good news reminded us of another Paris-Roubaix winner who became a dad to twins

Earlier this week, we reported that Tom Boonen had become a father to twin girls, Valentine and Jacqueline. Boonen is not the first Paris-Roubaix winner to become a father of twins. In 1990, the winner of the race in 1984 and 1986, Sean Kelly, celebrated the birth of twins, Nigel and Stacey. We're not sure which twin Sean is holding in...

Geert Leinders receives a lifetime ban for doping violations

The United States Anti-Doping Agency (USADA), Anti-Doping Denmark (ADD), and Anti-Doping Authority Netherlands (Doping autoriteit), announced today that a three member panel of the American Arbitration Association North American Court of Arbitration for Sport (AAA), rendered its decision in the case of Dr. Geert Leinders, of Belgium, imposing a lifetime ban for his doping violations committed while he was...

Team Novo Nordisk to compete in Milan – San Remo

Team Novo Nordisk were announced as one of the wildcard teams selected to compete in Milan – San Remo. It's a great opportunity for the team, as it will be the first time that they will take part in a World Tour race. Irishman Stephen Clancy is a member of the team. These were the reactions of the team management...

Jaguar Land Rover Bike Sense alerts drivers to avert cycling accidents

Now this is one of the best inventions we've seen to combat some of the problems that cyclists face. Sensors in the car watch out for moving objects approaching the car and alert the drive through sound, touch and visually to a potential hazard. We look forward to the day when all cars come fitted with this...

Wanty-Groupe Gobert optimistic for season ahead

Wanty-Groupe Gobert spent the past two weeks training in and around sunny Benidorm, Spain. The 21riders of which the team consists in 2015, did three training blocks of three days. Sports director Hilaire Van Der Schueren was happy with what he saw. “The guys worked really hard here. We laid a solid foundation for the season to come. We also...