Fly V Australia In The Hunt For a Stage Win

The Fly V Australia team came into the Amgen Tour of California with a plan to showcase the team, to prove that they belong on the international cycling scene. The Continental team is on a trajectory to become the first Australian Pro Tour team. “We’ve shown that we’re the strongest team in the US this…

Kiel Reijnen Wants To Make An Impact

With its revamped roster, new attitude and stage race wins under its belt, the Jelly Belly presented by Kenda squad wants to make a splash at the Amgen Tour of California. One such rider is overall winner at the Tour of Thailand, Kiel Reijnen, who wants to show that he can be competitive against the…

The Party Is Just Starting For Jeff Louder

The roads are about to go up and up at the Giro d’Italia and Jeff Louder is ready to slay himself along with his BMC teammates to help leader Cadel Evans on his and the team’s  quest for the overall win. “My eleventh year as a pro, it’s been a long time coming.” said the…

Frustration for CalGiant at Joe Martin

When talking with Anthony Gallino, Director of the California Giant Specialized squad, at the end of the Joe Martin Stage Race, one word came up time and again, frustration. The team went from defending Andrew Talansky‘s lead to having him in 40th place after being penalized one minute for “prolonged drafting off of a vehicle”…

Tour of the Gila Press Conference

Video of the pre-race press conference at the Tour of the Gila with Levi Leipheimer (Mellw Johnny’s), Rory Sutherland (UnitedHealthcare p/b Maxxis), Ben Day and Phil Zajicek (Fly V Australia), Shelley Evans (Peanut Butter Co TWENTY12), Katheryn Curi Mattis (Webcor Builders), Carmen Small (Colavita/Baci), ALison Powers (Team VBF), Merdith miller (TIBCO/To The Top). Chat with Andrew Talansky (CalGiant)

Getting to know Paul Mach

On his second year with the BISSELL Pro Cycling Team and only his fifth year on a bike, Paul Mach is on what he calls the best form of his life. After winning the Sea Otter Road Race and Circuit Race, he is set to tackle the tough SRAM Tour of the Gila with difficult…

Friedman and Huff Back Together at Jelly Belly

Friends for six years, former teammates Mike Friedman and Brad Huff are back on the same team once again in 2010. After racing in Europe, Friedman returned to the United States and joined his friend at  Jelly Belly presented by Kenda. “He’s like my brother on the road, we share everything,” said Friedman who added…

Challenge Tires Goes Grassroot

“We want teams that are big advocates of the products that they’re going to be using. They may be new to our products but we want to get feedback from them and what do we need to do to make it a better product.” said Bill Marshall, National Marketing & Sponsorship Director of Challenge Tires. “Tell us the good, the bad and the ugly.”