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Mountain biker to Professional on the road – an interview with Clément Berthet

In 2020 Clément Berthet was still a talented mountain biker, in 2021 he switched to road cycling full time at Delko where he signed a contract till 2024. I asked him why he made the switch and how he got the attention of team Delko without doing any road races. “It is very difficult to […]

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Paris-Nice (2.UWT) – GC Preview

An important race for the classics riders to improve their endurance with the most prestigious classics to come and a battle between some of the top GC contenders. Roglic, Schachmann and Matthews are among the riders that start their season here. Parcours First stage is an exciting one, the parcourse is shaped for puncheurs but […]

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Tour de la Provence (2.Pro) – GC Preview

An exciting route with an unusually strong start list here, first stage is tricky; hard start but in the final its almost flat. Total elevation ~2500m. Looks like a strong breakaway vs FDJ scenario. FDJ have Arnaud Demare on board with his full lead out train. Stage 2 is one for the puncheurs or a […]

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Etoile de Bessèges (2.1) – Stage 4 preview

Hardest stage of the week coming up, lots of up and down but just small hills. Because many are in the final we will see many attacks and if it’s a sprint the peloton will be reduced in size a lot. For GC everything seems kind of into place, Tim Wellens has a 48 second […]

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Etoile de Bessèges (2.1) – Stage 3 preview

Wow! Stage 2 was chaos, 3 crashes and a very surprising winner. We named Timothy Dupont in the preview but didn’t think he could take the win in this field. Few notes from stage 2, Thijssen and Sarreau were in good position, just behind Dupont but didn’t manage to sprint for the win, not a […]

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Etoile de Bessèges (2.1) – Stage 2 preview

Main takeaways from stage 1: Tomorrow a more typical sprint finish is coming up, but if the winds picks up there are chances of echelons. Sadly weather report so far tells us there is not much wind. Especially in races like these I think it is also important to look at sprint trains, not every […]

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Etoile de Bessèges (2.1) – Stage 1 preview

Wednesday 3 February 2021 – Bellegarde> Bellegarde ~13:10-16:52 Broadcast starts at 14:30, watch at Sporza, L’Equipe or Tiz. Almost the same parcourse as last year but keep in mind the start list overall is way stronger now. This is the top 5 from that stage: 1. Alexys Brunel 3:20:43 2. Benoit Cosnefroy +1′ 3. Edward […]

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Etoile de Bessèges (2.1) – GC preview

With many races being cancelled again start list quality in other increases, team leaders change their programs to get in much needed race kilometres before their big goals. It is something we see in this race as well, Egan Bernal, Geraint Thomas, Vincenzo Nibali and Greg van Avermaet are at the start line here to […]

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Grand Prix Cycliste la Marseillaise (1.1) – Preview

Edit: Last minute Andrea Vendrame was taken from the startlist, most prominently Stefan Bissegger and Diego Rosa have been added. The first UCI – race on the European continent is coming up soon, 7 WorldTour teams, 8 ProTour teams and 2 Continental teams are battling it out on Sunday. Live on https://tiz-cycling-live.io/stream.php and most likely […]

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