Alberto Contador

Polartec Delta: a new tech fabric designed to keep you cool

<i>This is a sponsored article, brought to you in association with Polartec.</i><p><b>Polartec supplies ultra-technical fabrics to a number of clothing brands.</b> …

Emerging Technology

BEND36 riding “cosmetics” from Contador and Basso

Named after the 36 turns going up the Cima Coppi, BEND36 is a brand of cycling-specific lotions and potions created by Alberto Contador, Ivan Basso …

Skin Care

5 Exercises to Build a Better Body for Cycling

Spending countless hours in the saddle is no longer enough for pro cyclists to win stages or, better yet, get invited to represent their team at …


List of Tour de France winners

PARIS (Reuters) - List of Tour de France champions since the event was first staged in 1903 (no races during the World Wars):<p>2018 Geraint Thomas (Britain)<p>2017 Chris Froome (Britain)<p>2016 Froome<p>2015 Froome<p>2014 Vincenzo Nibali (Italy)<p>2013 Froome<p>2012 Bradley Wiggins (Britain)<p>2011 Cadel Evans (Australia)<p>…

Tour de France

Alberto Contador took the KOM on the last climb of stage 17, and only three Tour de France riders went faster on Strava

<b>Contador rides stage 17's finishing climb at a rapid 17.4kmh</b><p>Alberto Contador may have hung up his wheels at the end of last season, but the …

Tour de France

Zwift Cycling Central Podcast - Tour de France 2018 - Contador drops by, and Demare wins in Pau

Stage 18 of the Tour de France with a special guest today in the name of legend Alberto Contador, we debrief the win by Demare in Pau and the …

Tour de France

Sixth Sports Tribunal ban after steriods investigation, this time it's a hockey player

Manawatū hockey player Richard Brougham has been suspended for two years for purchasing clenbuterol and the attempted use of nandrolone and dianabol.

Sport (New Zealand)

Compact stage 17 expected to be toughest Pyrenean challenge

CARASSONNE, France (VN) — The Tour de France’s shortest road stage in 30 years on Wednesday is expected to be the worst of the final three mountain …

Road Cycling

Tour de France 2018: Stage 14

The starts that took place in Saint-Paul-Trois-Châteaux were generally followed by intensive and decisive confrontations. It was the case back in …

Road Cycling

Alberto Contador reveals power data from his Tour de France-winning days

El Pistolero has shared some evidence on his Instagram page of an 20 minute test from his Tour-winning days, that would have put his functional …

Road Bikes

Live blog: Alberto Contador and Thomas Voeckler out of retirement for Tour de France?! London's record-breaking cycling month + more

Tour de France

Tweets of the week: David Millar, Philippe Gilbert, Alberto Contador and more

<b>The best tweets in cycling this week</b><p>As we all know, cyclists and Twitter is often a fantastic combination, allowing the fans a behind the scenes look …

Bicycle Racing

Delay in Froome case has been damaging for cycling - Contador [Video]

Alberto Contador understands the delay in Chris Froome's salbutamol case, but says it has been bad for the image of racing.

Cycling | Froome gives Britain first Giro d'Italia victory

Chris Froome became the first British rider to win the Giro d'Italia in the 101st edition of the race through Italy, which this year started in …

Road Bikes

Training Tips

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>What’s Wrong With the UCI’s Froome Decision<p>2<p>Lyft Buys Motivate Bike-Share Company<p>3<p>With Its Aether, Giro Redefines Head Protection<p>4<p>How to Prevent Cramping on a Ride<p>5<p>The Weirdest Foods Tour de France Riders Eat<p>Now Hear This<p>Pay attention to what your body is trying to tell you …

Tour de France

Off-Season Tips

Today's Top Stories<p>1<p>What’s Wrong With the UCI’s Froome Decision<p>2<p>The New Santa Cruz 5010 Is a Better Trail Bike<p>3<p>With Its Aether, Giro Redefines Head Protection<p>4<p>What You Need to Know to Grill Any Kind of Food<p>5<p>The Best Fourth of July Deals for Cyclists<p>Ride Out of Winter<p>Veteran racer Tim Johnson shares …


Contador: Froome and Aru can no longer win the Giro d'Italia

Recently retired Grand Tour specialist Alberto Contador has told Italian newspaper <i>La Gazzetta dello Sport</i> that Chris Froome (Team Sky) and Fabio Aru …

Road Bikes

Register for the Cycling Event La Etapa de Costa Rica by Le Tour de France

The second edition of the cycling event “La Etapa Costa Rica by Le Tour de France” which is scheduled to take place June 3 continues its registration …

Costa Rica

Alberto Contador: ‘It’s a pity the Froome case is taking so long’

<b>The Spaniard says Chris Froome is favourite for the Giro d'Italia along with Tom Dumoulin</b><p>Recently retired Alberto Contador would like to see the …

Road Bikes

Alberto Contador: The five races that changed my life

<b>Alberto Contador</b> <b>started his professional cycling career in 2003 and raced for some of the top teams in the world before retiring in 2017. Regarded as</b> …

Road Bikes

Tweets of the week: Adam Blythe, Chris Froome, Alberto Contador, and more

<b>The best tweets from around the world of cycling this week</b><p>As we all know, cyclists and Twitter is often a fantastic combination, allowing the fans a …

Chris Froome

Alberto Contador Joins Forces With Koo Cycling Eyewear

By Nat Bromhead | 3 April 2018<p>KOO, the sport brand behind high performance cycling eyewear including the Open and Open Cube sunglasses, have …

Cycling (Australia)

The UCI WorldTour Chronicle

– What happened? –<p>A daring late attack by Vincenzo Nibali in Milano-Sanremo has captured the Bahrain-Merida rider Italy’s first victory in La …

Road Bikes

Spaniard Soler overhauls Yates to win Paris-Nice

Spain's Marc Soler celebrates winning Paris-Nice<p>Nice (France) (AFP) - Young Spaniard Marc Soler snatched victory at Paris-Nice from Briton Simon …

Road Cycling

Polartec comments on Alberto Contador partnership

Alberto Contador, founder of Fundación Alberto Contador has officially launched the Polartec-Kometa Continental team.<p>Alberto Contador, founder of …

Road Bikes

Contador and Basso fly in as guests to Colombia Oro y Paz

If you thought Colombian fans only go crazy for their 'home' stars then think again. Alberto Contador and Ivan Basso flew in on Thursday as guests at …

Road Bikes

Alberto Contador's personal bike collection - Exclusive Gallery

A few years ago the now defunct magazine <i>Cycle Sport</i> published a feature on Erik Zabel's personal bike-and-memorabilia 'museum'. It turned out that …

Road Bikes

Moschetti scores Polartec-Kometa's first win

Italian U23 road champion Matteo Moschetti scored Polartec-Kometa's first win of the season Thursday at the Tour of Antalya, outsprinitng Jakub …

Bicycle Racing

The Rain In Spain Falls Mainly On The Team Time Trial!

<b>Pelopics:</b> It was a cold day on the Valencian coast for the stage 3 team time trial in the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana between Benitachell and …

Road Bikes

WorldTour 2018 jerseys: Team-by team guide