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Posts Tagged ‘Team Sky

Great day for the Brits in Corsica

March 29, 2010

Sunday was a great day for British cycling at the Criterium International in Corsica. Unless it’s Mark Cavendish road wins are a rare thing, but two in one day is unheard of! Russell Downing won the criterium stage in the morning. This was actually the first win for a British rider on Team Sky! Downing […]

“Year of the Sprinter”, but get ready for the Classics!

March 4, 2010

For me last weekend’s Belgian semi-classics Het Nieuwsblad and Kuurne-Bruxelles-Kuurne are when the bike racing season really starts to get serious. There are really only two popular sports in Belgium soccer and cycling and if you win on the Flemish cobbles national hero status is awarded automatically! No disrespect to races like the Tour Down […]

Mark Cavendish to Team Sky and will win 2010 UCI Road Cycling Worlds

February 20, 2010

Mark Cavendish will move to Team Sky and win the 2010 UCI Road Cycling World Championship, but not in that order! I had an amusing exchange with a cycling buddy of mine this week that I wanted to share with you. It got me thinking ahead to the Worlds. It started after Chicchi won the […]