Italy’s Davide Rebellin is refusing to give up on his pro cycling career, and holds high hopes of winning races in this current 2017 season.
After a lot of years in a number of top teams, Rebellin signed with Cartuchoes, a new and yet unknown Continental team from Kuwait in the Middle East.
For this 2017 season, his first race would be the Tour du Haut-Var scheduled to hold on February 18 and 19.
Lotto Soudal will be starting up next season on a good note, following the extension of partnership with Sanas.
Sanas had been a sponsor of the team since 2015, supplying them with food supplements. However, as from the 2017 season, they will supply the team with more produces such as gels, bars and isotonic drinks. Soudal would also respond to the gesture by providing a spot on the shirt of their U23 and Ladies team for Sanas logo.
Sir Chris Hoy and Josh little has join hundreds of people for a sleep out organized by Social Bite to raise funds for their planned project of providing affordable accommodation for homeless people.
British pro cyclists at the top level are among hundred and fifty sports stars that a doctor from London has claimed that he has served take banished performance-enhancing drugs.
A Sunday Times probe, published on 3rd April, Sunday, showed that Dr Mark Bonar said to have prescribed prohibited substances to un-named ‘British Tour de France cyclists’ and tennis players, a boxing champion, premiership footballers as well as a cricketer. He stated that his clients come from Britain as well as other parts of the world.
Team Sky has stated that Geraint Thomas, Michal Kwiatkowski, Luke Rowe and Ian Stannard would all ride Tour of Flanders on Sunday, as part of a multifaceted, strong line-up for Flemish monument.
Geraint has had a week free from racing before Tour of Flanders after selecting to avoid a Classics datebook in favor of a series of stage races. He became champion at the Paris-Nice this month and also rode 5 stages of Volta a Catalunya previous week. He is expecting his experience in Classics would be enough to make up for any lack of recent 1 day racing.