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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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Vuelta Stage 10 Preview

Past stages have been quite obvious with only 3-10 riders having a realistic chance at the win. Stage 10 is an entirely different story. No big mountains nor completely flat. Breakaway or strong sprinter? Lets find out. Its a bit hilly but mostly flat, however the finish is uphill, 1.5km, 5.9% avg, which might give […]

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Vuelta Stage 9 Preview

Stage 9 is one out of three stages for the sprinters this Vuelta, adrenaline shot in the last 5 kilometers for the riders, high speed finish. Most likely we will see a 3-8 rider breakaway mostly filled with riders from the PCT teams. Deceuninck – Quickstep and Bora Hansgrohe have sprinting as on of their […]