Alaphilippe conquers the Ardennes | Episode 17 | 2018

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April 18 | Ardennes Week closes the spring Classics and it was first blood to Julian Alaphilippe on Wednesday as he beat Alejandro Valverde to the top of the Mur de Huy to win Flèche Wallonne. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss this race as well as Sunday’s Amstel Gold Race, won by […]

Special No. 5 | The Trouble with La Doyenne

Special No. 5 | The Trouble with La Doyenne

Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss La Doyenne, Liège-Bastogne-Liège. It’s the oldest and arguably the toughest Monument.  With Alejandro Valverde so dominant, however, is there a problem with La Doyenne? We look back on some of the great editions and hear from Michele Bartoli, Dan Martin and Nico Mattan, who recalls his late […]

A Journey Through the Cycling Year Live at the Signet Library

Posted by on Apr 13, 2018 in Gallery, Live Events | No Comments

Photos from the last night of our inaugural Grand Tour of (Parts-of) Britain. Photography by Albie Clark©.

Paris-Roubaix | Episode 16 | 2018

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April 10 | In this episode of The Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe reflect on Paris-Roubaix. The race was won by the world champion Peter Sagan but was overshadowed by the death of 23-year-old Belgian rider Michael Goolaerts, who suffered a heart attack and later died in hospital. We discuss Sagan’s […]

Terpstra delivers at the Tour of Flanders | Episode 15 | 2018

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April 4 | In this episode of The Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss Niki Terpstra’s victory at the Tour of Flanders and ask whether it was a vintage edition of the race. Daniel offers his patented wine glass rating, Lionel bemoans the fact Quick Step’s rivals were able to do […]

From the cobbles to Catalonia | Episode 14 | 2018

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March 28 | The cobbled Classics are well underway and Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe meet up to discuss Quick Step’s dominance at Friday’s Grand Prix E3 Harelbeke, and how their sprinter Elia Viviani got caught out by world champion Peter Sagan at Sunday’s Ghent-Wevelegem. And they ask what those races mean with […]

LIVE EVENTS

Posted by on Mar 26, 2018 in Live Events | No Comments

YELLOW JERSEY LIVE: WHO IS THE GREATEST CYCLIST OF ALL TIME ? Eddy Merckx, Tommy Simpson, Bernard Hinault, Lance Armstrong… just some of the names that could lay claim to this crown. But of those many riders who have donned the Yellow Jersey, who goes down in history as the very best? To mark the […]

The Cycling Podcast Féminin | Episode 22

Posted by on Mar 26, 2018 in Podcast Féminin | No Comments

The March episode of The Cycling Podcast Féminin sees Richard Moore and Orla Chennaoui joined once again by Rose Manley as they discuss the opening races in the Women’s World Tour. We hear from Gracie Elvin, the leading Australian rider and one of the people behind The Cyclists’ Alliance, a new organisation set up to […]

Special No. 4 | The Flanders Cycling School

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Special No. 4 | The Flanders Cycling School

The Flanders Cycling School: Cobbles, Crosswinds and Contracts In our fourth Friends Special of 2018, Richard Moore travels to East Flanders to stay with former professional Tim Harris and his partner Joscelin Ryan. For almost fifteen years Harris and Ryan have been putting up young cyclists with dreams of turning pro. Over the years guests […]

Nibali conquers the Poggio at last | Episode 13 | 2018

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March 21 | In this episode of The Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss Vincenzo Nibali’s victory at Milan-Sanremo. After several failed attempts to win the opening one-day Monument of the season, Nibali finally secured victory in Italy’s most prestigious Classic. It also made it back-to-back Monument victories for the Shark […]