TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE 4

Woods wins stage 4 under miserable conditions to take over from Marc Soler as overall race leader.This Thyon stage was delayed by 2 hours to avoid the snow which had been predicted beforehand. Neutralization occured mid race when thick fog started to emerge. A neutralized race is when riders deliberately slow down with no oneContinue reading “TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE 4”

TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE 3

What an absolute shitty time to crash for yellow jersey holder Rohan Dennis. Marc Soler of Movistar taking over the overall lead following his lonely sprint in the final downhill. Rohan’s crash occurred near the finish and he ended the race in the group behind the leading peloton. Magnus Cort finished second winning the twoContinue reading “TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE 3”

TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE 2

Sonny Colbrelli was the victor of Stage 2 in Switzerland. The Bahrain Victorious rider managed the sprint pretty well under the challenge of Patrick Bevin who only , we say only just miss out on top spot.Rohan Dennis is still the holder of the yellow jersey. Stage 1 victor Peter Sagan managed to stay inContinue reading “TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE 2”

TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE 1

Peter Sagan of Bora-Hansgrohe rider claiming this one after the sprint finish. The course was a relatively simple one with the main climb coming up in the final stages. This is the first win here since 2010 for the Slovakian. His late charge in the bunched finish was not enough to change the the general classificationContinue reading “TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE 1”

TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE

The World Tour stopped in Switzerland for the Tour De Romandie. Tuesday was time trial day. Ineo Grenadiers had a clean sweep of the podium occupied by Rohan Dennis, Geraint Thomas and Richie Porte in that order. Spring is springing up in Europe this time of the year and the flat short 4.5 km courseContinue reading “TOUR DE ROMANDIE STAGE”