Tag Archives: twitter

Twitter and Viewing the Tour de France

Posted on 10. Jul, 2013 by .

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Watching sports has changed forever. Social media has done this. I no longer need to run to the box scores for baseball game details or turn to ESPN for game updates. I simply pop open Twitter for updates and sporting tidbits. Watching live sporting events with Twitter is now the norm. All of the cycling […]

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@adammyerson tells a story

Posted on 06. Sep, 2012 by .

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On the heels of the doping admissions, Adam Myerson, pro road rider, cross racer and coach, told a story on twitter. A story about a young rider.

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Twitterverse on Olympic women road race

Posted on 30. Jul, 2012 by .

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Dynamic. Exciting. Thrilling. These are some of the words used to describe the women’s road race at the London 2012 Olympic Games.   Attacks flew early in the race with the aggressive Dutch team  launching moves and counter-moves. But they were not the only one, the Americans, British, Italians covered and also sent riders up the […]

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Social Media Highlights At Le Tour de France

Posted on 24. Jul, 2012 by .

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Le Tour de France is over and Bradley Wiggins and his team Sky took the overall win but who were the winners in the social media arena. In this post, we look at some of the highlights from the riders and teams for the 49th edition of the race. We’ll look at how the official […]

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@bradwiggins vs @chrisfroome: a twitter account showdown

Posted on 21. Jul, 2012 by .

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@bradwiggings vs @chrisfroome? Who wins the twitter buzz battle?

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How to Follow the Tour de France via Social Media

Posted on 29. Jun, 2012 by .

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The 99th Tour de France kicks off tomorrow, Saturday June 30 and with it comes a myriad of ways for fans to follow the action, be it on twitter, web or smart phone and television. Information is available via the official outlets, the teams, the riders and media outlets around the world and in many […]

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Why #Hashtags Matter

Posted on 01. Sep, 2011 by .

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Throughout the USA Pro Cycling Challenge last week, the #hashtag confusion, along with the non-descript official event name, led to the creation of silly names to identify the race on twitter. Though meant to be harmless fun, it highlighted an underlying event identity issue which needs to be clear and easily recognizable. A muddled social […]

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Twitter Hashtags For Races

Posted on 26. Feb, 2011 by .

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Proposed list of twitter hashtags for North American road races. Updated

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