Dan Martin finishes 3rd on today’s stage in Catalonia (VIDEO)

In case you missed it earlier, here's footage of the last 13 kilometres of today's stage of the Tour of Catalonia. Dan Martin had his best result of the season so far on the stage which started and finished in Girona. He made it across to the lead group containing most of the big names in the race including Alberto...

The Royals and the Rás – The impact of Meath riders on the Rás

A radio programme was recently broadcast on LMFM which takes a reflective look back on the impact Meath riders have had on Ireland’s biggest bike race, the Rás. Contributors include former race winners Brian Connaughton, Colm Nulty and Phil Cassidy. The 1-hour programme was Broadcast on LMFM on St Patrick’s Day, and was presented and produced by Colm Corrigan. The...

Etixx-Quick Step launch their own beer

Etixx – Quick-Step in conjunction with Brewery De Bie in Wakken are launching a new beer as part of a partnership. 'De Bie Vélo' is described as "a traditional, light and flavourful beer." 'De Bie Vélo' is a blond triple with 8% alcohol. "The beer has a special flavour", says beer expert Robbie Defraeye. "There is a good sweet-bitter balance....

Connor McConvey on the attack in the Tour de Normandie (VIDEO)

(Photo: Tour de Normandie) Connor McConvey (Team 3M) was on the attack yesterday on the longest stage of the Tour de Normandie as he made it into the main break of the day along with Mads Christensen (Riwal Platform Cycling Team), Maximilian Schachmann (AWT-Greenway), Thomas Stewart (Madison Genesis) and Laurent Vanden Bak (Leopard Development). It was cold and wet for the...

Only six months to the start of the season

Some inspiration to get you through the awful sunny, long, hot summer days. Here is a great edit of some great cyclocross action to help you stay motivated until the real cycling season starts.

Behind the scenes at Milan-San Remo with John Degenkolb (VIDEO)

Before the 106th edition of the Italian spring classic, 'La Primavera' Milan-San Remo, Shimano Race TV caught up with John Degenkolb of the Shimano-sponsored Giant-Alpecin team to discuss what makes the race so special and why he's trained throughout the winter to prepare specifically for this race. Degenkolb also talks about the race being won and lost on the...

“Get off your f**king phone you stupid c***”

This guy wasn't having the best of days as he cycled along on his mountain bike. The first problem he finds is a woman cycling on the wrong side of the road. This only mildly annoys him compared to the second incident when a woman was overtaking him and came a bit too close for comfort and...

Nairo Quintana tests himself on the pavé

While eight of their team-mates started in the 95th Volta a Catalunya, a second Movistar team roster led by Chente García Acosta and José Luis Jaimerena headed into the French Nord region on Monday to recon the seven sections of cobblestones (a total 13km) included in the 2015 Tour de France's stage four from Seraing to Cambrai. Nairo Quintana...

UCD Cycling take on the Des Hanlon Memorial Classic

Jump on board and see how the UCD Cycling team get on in the 154km Des Hanlon Memorial Classic held in Carlow last weekend.

Cyclist beats his own world record cycling up Taipei 101 tower

Krystian Herba, a 33-year-old PE teacher from Poland, cycles up 3,139 steps in the Taipei 101 tower on his trials bike to beat his old world record in a time of two hours and thirty minutes. The Taipei tower was formally the tallest building in the world but is now the second tallest.

Is it the end for Bjarne Riis in cycling?

According to a report from Danish new outlet BT, Bjarne Riis has been suspended by Oleg Tinkov as team manager of the Tinkoff-Saxo team. According to L'Equipe, Tinkov was highly critical of Riis over the team's performance at last week's Tirreno-Adriatico, where Contador finished in fifth place. Also, over the weekend, he sent a scathing tweet about one of the...

Nicolas Roche and Dan Martin both in top ten on GC in Catalonia

Both Dan Martin (Garmin Cannondale) and Nicolas Roche (Team Sky) had a solid start to the Tour of Catalonia today when they both finished the day in the top 10 on GC, albeit gaining just a few seconds on the main GC contenders. The opening stage from Calella to Calella was 185 kilometres long and featured three categorised climbs....