lunes, 31 de agosto de 2009

Le Mont ventoux

domingo, 30 de agosto de 2009

Cancellara achieved pole in Assen

* Olympic time trial champion smashed all times and kept his favorite role · Alejandro Valverde and Samuel Sanchez responded well and were close to other favorites · Andy Schleck and Ezequiel Mosquera gave were the most

Swiss Fabian Cancellara was fastest in the first stage of the Tour of Spain 2009. The Saxo Bank rider clocked the fastest time in the lap of 4.8 kilometers running through the legendary Assen circuit rider and stands as the first leader Tom Boonen and followed by Tyler Farrar. The other favorite was similar times and the differences between them are minimal.

See the result of the stage and how is the general

Spectacular home that we saw in the opening day of the Tour of Spain 2009. The riders faced a very short time trial on "The Cathedral" of motorcycling, Assen Netherlands settled in lands. The anticipation was high to see the top favorites in general, not disappointed.

The first to give a good reference for those who came later was the Czech Roman Kreuziger. The Liquigas rider managed a time of 5:37 on the goal line. But neither that, nor the subsequent heavy rain fall on the trail made the other riders try to fight with everything to beat him.

Great work Liquigas
One of the first to get it was his teammate Daniele Bennati. The Italian was ahead in only 1 second to Kreuziger and thus establishing a new benchmark. Meanwhile, the important men in the face of general and chrono your engines started.

But little joy would last because soon after jumping one of the biggest surprises of the day with time the Dutchman Jens Mouris, leaving the time trial in 5:34, lifting his countrymen out of their seats. But much remained to be seen. Belgian Tom Boonen came moments later before spraying all time with a mark of 5:29.

Then came the turn of the heavyweights in the face of general and all achieved a similar time in the goal. All but Andy Schleck, who lost with 38 seconds on the leader, and Ezequiel Mosquera, who yielded 33. Especially good was the time of Alexander Vinokourov, who made better time than men as Ivan Basso and Alejandro Valverde.
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The best images of the first stage of the Vuelta.

The Spanish, well placed
In Murcia you could see very focused at all times and his hard work on the bike was rewarded with a more than acceptable time of 5:38. Something else, namely 6 seconds, was what gave the last to exit, Samuel Sanchez, who however did not lose too much with the rest of favorites.

But none of them who was the favorite of the day, Fabian Cancellara. The Swiss smashed all-time mark of 5:20 unattainable and thus achieved the pole position on the first day of the Vuelta. Boonen was second and third Farrar, who was also one of the sensations of the day. Tomorrow, Sunday, the second stage with a distance of 202 kilometers divided between Assen and Emmen.

Montélimar - Mont Ventoux

sábado, 29 de agosto de 2009

Bettineschi al Tour de France

Белорусский Stagurskaya, чемпион мира в 2000 году, попала машина умирает при обучении

Zinauda Stagurskaya Белорусский велосипедист, чемпион мира дороге в 2000 году, победитель Тур в 2002 году и Олимпийских трижды (1992, 1994 и 2004), умер после того как попал автомобиль при обучении в своей стране.

Авария произошла вчера на шоссе недалеко от Витебска, расположенных к востоку от Беларуси. Stagurskaya, 38, проката на тротуаре со своим тренером назад, установленный на автомобиле, когда другой автомобиль предстоящем в противоположном направлении захватил переулок, ведущий к фатальным нападение.

The Belarusian Stagurskaya, world champion in 2000, hit by a car dies while training

Zinauda Stagurskaya Belarusian cyclist, world road champion in 2000, winner of the Tour in 2002 and Olympic three times (1992, 1994 and 2004), died after being hit by a car while training in his country.

The accident occurred yesterday on a highway near Vitebsk, located east of Belarus. Stagurskaya, 38, rolled on the pavement with his coach back, mounted on a car when another vehicle coming in the opposite direction invaded the lane leading to the fatal assault.

lunes, 24 de agosto de 2009

viernes, 21 de agosto de 2009

miércoles, 19 de agosto de 2009

domingo, 2 de agosto de 2009

Bouygues Telecom ne sera plus sponsor de l'équipe cycliste / The Bouygues Telecom will stop cycling when finished 2010

not renew the contract with the team that bears his name
The Bouygues Telecom will stop cycling when finished 2010

* For next season, will seek a sponsor to reduce production costs

Bouygues Telecom will no longer sponsor the cycling team that bears his name at the end of the year 2010, six years after his arrival, as announced by the telephone company, which said that as "a long period of time", but to help find "a sponsor for next season. "

"It's going to do six years since we came to cycling, this is a long time," said Thibaut Chatelard, director of sponsorship of the team before the start of the second stage of the Tour de France, when he explained that before any attempt to quit bound.

"Stop, but try to find a sponsor for next season," revealed Chatelard, putting expiration date to its role as sponsor of the cycling team in front after six years.

de ne pas renouveler le contrat avec l'équipe qui porte son nom
Le Bouygues Telecom arrêter le vélo lorsque vous avez terminé 2010

* Pour la saison prochaine, va chercher un sponsor pour réduire les coûts de production

Bouygues Telecom ne sera plus sponsor de l'équipe cycliste qui porte son nom à la fin de l'année 2010, six ans après son arrivée, comme annoncé par la compagnie de téléphone, qui a dit que comme "une longue période de temps», mais de l'aider à trouver «une commanditaire pour la saison prochaine. "

"Il va faire six ans que nous sommes venus à vélo, cela est depuis longtemps», dit Thibaut Chatelard, directeur de la commandite de l'équipe avant le début de la deuxième étape du Tour de France, quand il a expliqué que, avant toute tentative d'arrêter de fumer rebond.

"Stop, mais essayez de trouver un sponsor pour la saison prochaine", a révélé Chatelard, en mettant la date d'expiration de son rôle en tant que sponsor de l'équipe cycliste en face, après six ans.

Lance Armstrong Tour De France 2004 Stage 17